Saturday, July 20, 2013

nqr heat...




Thankfully, it is cooler today but earlier in the week... 126 F degrees in that car not counting the humidity. Read the whole story here.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

st. louis 16 patch...


Unexpectedly, we have a chance to get out of town for a bit. I've been trying to prep some projects so that I can mindlessly sew upon my return. Thanks to a suggestion by Andie, above is the fabric cut up to put together one of these:


Steffani's amazing tutorial and this inspiring Flickr pool make for what will be easy and stash busting summer sewing...

Not sure what the weather is like where you are but after a record breaking storm apparently we now live in Venice. Am not sure whether to pack the car or build a boat. Thankfully, there are no fatalities but lots of people are still without power and there is another storm forecast for tonight...


Thursday, July 4, 2013

happy birthday you two...







Happy Birthday Canada July 1st and USA July 4th! 

Thanks to Jo and Liz for the beautiful flag quilts ...