On the Design Wall

On the Design Wall, Jan. 2017

by Stephanie January 9, 2017
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It’s been quite a while since I did a Design Wall post. Not promising it’ll be a regular thing, but it is nice to share the lovelies-in-progress from time to time, so here we go. This is not a layout yet: I’m showing off 25 completed 11″ “outlined plus” blocks, which are being stored in […]

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Slim Pickings

by Stephanie September 5, 2014
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You might think, given the silence around here this past month, that I’ve been a busy little bee, sewing away at such a frenzied pace I’d forgotten to catch you all up. Such is not the case. Hardly any sewing has been going on, and that means there’s hardly anything to show you (although I […]

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Kitchen Sink-ing

by Stephanie January 29, 2013
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Wheee! After going through the “orphans and extras” bin, as told here, I moved a bunch of the larger blocks to the design wall to see how they might anchor a Kitchen Sink top. Played around a bit, then took them all down and put some back up on point, much more interesting: Ribbons pinned […]

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On the Design Wall

by Stephanie January 3, 2013
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Amazing what can happen when you make a block here, a block there. One day you realize the pile is done, and it’s time to start playing on the design wall. In this case, the entire design wall and a few inches of wall space surrounding it. The far right-hand blocks are taped to the […]

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On the Design Wall: Sept. 1, 2012

by Stephanie September 2, 2012
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With so many WIPs, UFOs, and FUFOs* on hand of course I had to go and start a new project. The wide wild thing dominating the wall is the beginnings of a lap quilt for an imaginary friend. (What, you don’t have an imaginary friend to make quilts for? Well what are you waiting for? […]

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