• Gifts,  Knitting,  Quilting

    Better Late Than Never?

    At the beginning of December good friends of ours welcomed their second baby girl to the family. With the total insanity that was my “4th Quarter” (look at me using the business lingo….) my personal work and gifts really suffered. (As a side note, I plan on doing all of my Christmas stuff in August this year and not committing to getting anything other than work done from Oct-Dec. That should work, right?) So sadly I didn’t get their gift finished until the middle of January. Luckily they are lovely people and were very understanding. I love baby sweaters, but I always worry that babies grow so quickly and thus…

  • Knitting,  KSC Designs

    KSC Designs Trunk Show

    For my local friends and customers, I will be out at Mosaic Yarn Shop (Roanoke) tomorrow night for their knit night, with all my goodies in tow! The trunk show will run from 5pm-8pm, and there will be snacks and tons of knitting. I will have my rolls, box bags, tote bags and needle hangers there for your perusal. If there is anything else you would like to have a look at please let me know and I will bring it! Deets: What: KSC Designs Trunk Show Where: Mosaic Yarn Shop, Roanoke Location, 3117 Franklin Road, Piccadilly Square When: 5pm- 8pm Contact: You can call the shop at 540-685-2285 Hope…

  • Charity Work,  Quilting

    Austin Children’s Shelter Donation Quilt

    Way back, months and months ago, the Modern Quilt Guild put out a challenge to create blocks that represented the MQG and the upcoming Quiltcon in Austin at the end of this month. Blocks that were selected from the group have been added to a quilt that they are going to raffle off at Quiltcon. (You can see some details about that here, and you can see that my quilt block was chosen – it’s the one that says “MQG” on the bottom left). Those blocks that were not chosen were sent out to different branches the MQG that had offered to put them together as donation quilts for the…