Monday, October 29, 2012

Polka Dot Pin Cushion Caddy

Between work being super busy and 
all the sports I've been watching lately
my sewing and quilting time continues to be limited.

But since I'm still finding time to embroider
I decided to finally make this handy desperately needed
 Pin Cushion Caddy
 The pincushion is weighted so it can be balanced
on the arm of a chair or the edge of a table.

There are several pockets for holding embroidery tools.

And finally a small bag to catch pesky little threads and
 is removable for stand alone use by way of a button attachment.
A very clever pattern from Sew Mama Sew.
Oh and I used scraps from my Mint Chip Quilt so 
I'll be cozy and coordinated.

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Monday, October 1, 2012

Dilly Dally Done!

After all the prairie points were pinned....
I got to sew them down for good!
Well, except for the parts that are supposed to fly free in 3D...
But they're secured and don't they make a cute border?
 So Dilly Dally Pinwheel Quilt Top is Done!
Next, the batting, backing, quilting, binding,
then finding it a special home.  : )

Keep sewing!