I decided that this summer is the time for me to get back to sewing that I absolutely love, quilting. I haven’t touched any of my quilting projects, or started any new ones for a few years. That leaves me with some projects that are incomplete, and an overwhelming desire to start some new ones!
I have been spending a fair amount of time lately looking for local wholesale resources for my fabric. I purchase full bolts of the fabrics that I use large amounts of . These are a few bolts of ticking, toweling and a red dotted cotton that I love with the ticking!
My how time goes by! It’s already past the middle of January of a new year! I just took the picture in my header this morning. The orange was so intense when I first spotted it, but just the few minutes it took me, to first check for new e-mail, and answer questions regarding shop listings, etc, it changed completely. But I thought it was still worth taking. Only 27 degrees, a hard frost, and the sun rising. It’s going to be a good day!
I know that it is a little early, but I thought that I would get a start on doing a few small projects so that I have a nice little handmade gift on hand for those unexpected guests or people who I would like to give a little something to during the Christmas holiday season. And face it, there is never enough time during the holidays to do everything that we would like.