Monthly Archives: November 2011

Country By Design quilt and jeans pocket purse

I listed two more items on Etsy today.  I hadn’t made a quilt for a week or so, so I put one together using some homespun and vintage denim squares that I already had cut out. It is a baby … Continue reading

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Vintage denim garland and duffel bag

I’m still figuring out how to use my vintage denim stash.  I used pieces from several different pairs to make this duffel bag. I stitched all the seams to the right side and clipped them just like I clip my … Continue reading

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Two more jeans pocket purses

I’m having fun making the jeans pocket purses.  Most of them are made with two pockets stitched together, and those are fine, but I have to be different!  On mine, the pockets are stitched to a continuous loop created from … Continue reading

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Jeans pocket purse, baby quilt, and garland

I have gotten a little quilting and sewing done with all my running around.  I had an order for a pink and grey baby quilt, so I have spent quite a bit of time on that.  The bigger quilts take … Continue reading

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Going to Branson

Last week, my SIL and I went to Branson for a couple of days.  We went with a group from Prime Time Tours from Jefferson City, MO.  It is a small agency that arranges about one or two outings a … Continue reading

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Quilting news from Country By Design

I’ve been gone about as much as I’ve been home recently, but I have been working on a couple of projects. This is the duffel bag that I made from the pattern and fabric that I picked up while I … Continue reading

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Page oranges and other growing things

While we were in Florida last week, we visited an orange grove and picked some Page oranges.  I think the link will take you to the grove we visited.  Page oranges are very good.  Small and sweet!  We didn’t get … Continue reading

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