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Urbanologie BOM Progress

Here’s a very fun way to create an intricate quilt: Join a BOM and don’t get behind! This year I joined Julie in her BOM (Block of the Month) and Zakka POM (Project of the Month). The BOM is Sew Kind of Wonderful’s Urbanologie Pattern (see the link for the different layouts.) I’m doing Layout #2. (Thanks, Julie, for the pic! The Sew Kind of Wonderful Gals at Quilt Market last fall ❤️) Julie is sending us fabrics that are very similar to the sample quilt. I’m excited to say that I’ve finished the first 5 months. Here are my blocks so far: Month 1 – BirdsBirds! So cute! I...

Sewing Machine Apron Love

I’m thrilled with this little project! My darling friend Tita wanted to make a sewing machine apron for her machine. I desperately wanted pockets for when I sew at my machine. So I got Tita to come over and sew with me, and I grabbed a pattern that I had stashed (and Tita bought one, too!!!) and we sewed!! We made Erin Schlosser’s Sewing Machine Apron from Schlosser Designs.  I used fabric from the Intrepid Thread – Brenda Watson’s Colette (love this fabric!) I love these little pockets. I use them constantly, which means yes, I use my seam ripper a LOT! …and this cutie thread catcher. Very well used!!! The underside...