• Gifts,  Quilting

    Heart Full of HSTs

    As a part of Lindsay’s studio makeover, I decided that I would make her a small lap quilt/wall hanging. I had seen the “i heart you” pattern over on V and Co. and really wanted to try it out. I picked up a fat quarter pack from Hawthorne Threads because I thought that they would work well with the pink paint colour I had picked for the walls. So I went to work getting the 231 half square triangles (HSTs) ready for assembly. I used this tutorial for making 8 HSTs at once, but it meant I needed to trim each one to exactly the right size. I actually like…

  • Website work

    Bloglovin

    So as most people know now, Google Reader will cease to exist this summer. I have moved over to Bloglovin and I am lovin’ in. Ahem. Haha. Anyway….if you want to follow me on Bloglovin please use the link below! There seems to be two options for my blog and this is the one that works…I am working to get the other one deleted. 🙂 Follow my blog with Bloglovin

  • Gifts,  Interior Design

    A Little Redo

    A few weeks ago it was my friend Lindsay‘s birthday. She had been having a rough couple of months dealing with her diagnosis of Graves Disease (you can read about it here, here, and here). So I really wanted to do something to try to make her feel a bit better. Lindsay has a great studio space for her long arm machine in a part of the building that houses her husband Greg’s screen printing business, but it needed a little perking up. So I called Greg and asked if it would be ok if I came in and did a little work. One wall is all brick, so I…