Cross another one off the bucket list! I finally spent a couple of days in the fabric district of Los Angeles! The overwhelming abundance of choices made it an unforgettable experience. My friend Irma and my niece Pamela made a truly special one. I’m still traveling, so there’s no sewing to report on. I’ll let the pictures … More Fabric addict hits L.A.
It’s 27 degrees. Snow flakes are falling. But I’m heading to sunny California soon, so I’m enjoying it. And, lucky me, look at what had just arrived on my doorstep! It’s a 100% cotton by the Finnish company Marimekko. I was introduced to this fabric line by Mood blogger Sonja, of Ginger Makes. Isn’t she amazing in her Marimekko … More I lost my head over this fabric.
When we moved back to Nashville, Roger said “This is it. We’re not moving again.” Hehe. This is our seventh home in 24 years! We’ll see. But I thought, OK, it might be worth investing the time to make custom drapes. And surprisingly, I enjoyed the process! So I’ve finally decided to hang out a shingle. I’d … More It’s just window dressing
Don’t get used to it. I won’t be writing this often.. but this is a catch up post. I actually made this before Christmas. I fell in LOVE with this fabric! The color! The texture! And since the stars had aligned and my beloved Textile Fabrics was having a big sale at the time, I bought … More The boucle blues
It’s been more than a year since my last blog. A lot has happened – good and bad, wonderful and awful. I made new friends. Like Cathy and Mark in Florida. And I lost a sister. I’m still shocked to say that. But she’s at peace now and I’m trying to be too.