Going Off Grid

Going Off Grid

Hey Everyone, welcome back to Coffee Talk Saturday. It’s been a wonderful relaxing summer so far and I’ve decided to spend the rest of it relaxing at the cottage. This means that I’m going to be off grid for the rest of August as there is no power...
9 Great Reasons To Use The TrueCut System

9 Great Reasons To Use The TrueCut System

Hey Everyone, welcome back to Cool Tool Thursday. I’m always looking for ways to make my life easier in the studio and the other day I discovered this new cutting system from TrueCut which includes rulers and rotary cutters. I brought it home and gave it a...
Purple Fancy – Mug Rug #29

Purple Fancy – Mug Rug #29

Hey Everyone, welcome back to Mug Rug Monday. As a kid my grandmother always had pansies growing in her flower garden by the kitchen. When we pulled up in the driveway we were greeted by this flowerbed of colour and cheer. Pansies are one of my favourite flowers...
Dritz Iron-Off Hot Iron Cleaner – A Review

Dritz Iron-Off Hot Iron Cleaner – A Review

Hey Everyone, welcome back to Cool Tool Thursday. My iron has never been such a mess. I am always so careful to use pressing cloths and Teflon sheets for applique and other fusible products to keep all that nasty glue and gunk off my iron. Well, I was making a memory...
Monet’s Garden Block – Mug Rug #28

Monet’s Garden Block – Mug Rug #28

Hey Everyone, welcome back to Mug Rug Monday. Monday means mug rugs and I actually have one ready for today.   This one is based on my pattern Monet’s Garden which uses a wonderful soft pastel palette of pink, green, yellow, orange and cream all blended...
4 Benefits Of The Steady Betty Pressing Surface

4 Benefits Of The Steady Betty Pressing Surface

Hey Everyone, welcome back to Cool Tool Thursday. I’ve had a few ironing board covers over the years, some that have lasted quite a while and others that have only lasted a few weeks. Now I have one called The Steady Betty Superior Pressing Surface which came...
Mini Mini Sunflower – Mug Rug #27

Mini Mini Sunflower – Mug Rug #27

Hey Everyone, welcome back to Mug Rug Monday. Wow, here it is the beginning of the week and my mug rug is made. The problem is it is the wrong week – this is last week’s mug rug.  We had a wonderful time at the cottage with lots of work done and some...
Stitch Along Sunday – July 2015 Week 2

Stitch Along Sunday – July 2015 Week 2

Hey Everyone, welcome back to Stitch Along Sunday. Here it is the second Sunday in July already and I am all set to make some shapes with the fabrics I chose last week for Stitch Along Sunday – July 2015 Week 1. This week’s rules can be found on...
Distracted By A Slice Of Heaven

Distracted By A Slice Of Heaven

Hey Everyone, welcome back to Stash Blasting Wednesday. There is no stash blasting today and honestly there hasn’t been much stash blasting or quilting done in my studio for over a week now. I’ve been distracted by the cottage we inherited this spring. The...