RoundUp~

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RoundUp~

It feels like it’s been over 3 years since I’ve sewn myself something to wear. During Lockdown….sigh….I killed time by sewing cushion covers and a couple of quilts for the Airstream, and then quilts for loved ones. (2 down, 1 in progress, 3 to go) What with all the quilting troubles I had with my…

Fin~

I finished “The Blue”. The original striped border had to be removed. Unfortunately, it had stretched with all the handling of the first longarm quilting and my early attempts to repair the damage. But no matter, I just made the striped border part of the backing and replaced the front with the indigo border. I’m…

When It All Goes Horribly Wrong~

When It All Goes Horribly Wrong~

QuiltingGoneWrongUPDATE: I’ve worked for days to make a stencil to recreate the quilting pattern done by a computer driven longarm on my brother’s quilt. No joy. No. Joy. I give up, it can’t be done. The differences would be clear as day between the computer longarm sewing and the recreation by me, a novice. It…

Pimblokto~

The Airstream has a name, and her name is Pimblokto. “Son-Of-A-Bumper-Tow-Rig, Jyps! Where did that come from?” Glad you asked. It came from one of our favorite cooking YouTube channels, “You Suck At Cooking”, and specifically, this vid: Mostly because we are newbies (but getting better!) at towing, parking…backing in…the Airstream, RD would say things…