Both of these bags are custom orders for my JHU CTY Scholars Fundraiser — in short, I donate 100% of proceeds (not profits, all money) from my Etsy shop, KnitSpinQuilt in September and October to the JHU CTY Scholars Program. This bag has a top and lining that match the light green geckos: This bag … Continue reading Finished bags Friday-Saturday
Linking up with WIP Wednesday today. Or, “my sewing space is a complete mess, but I find it hilarious and even slightly restful.” My room has been transformed from a bedroom into a piecing factory. My bed provides nearly all the space I need to lay out cut fabrics in sets as I prepare for … Continue reading Work in Progress Wednesday
I FINALLY finished my Penny Patch quilt. Rachel at Stitched in Color started a quilt-along about a year ago and I cut fabric and stitched a quilt top and even machine quilted the whole thing and then… well, then I got hung up on binding it. But I finished it last Sunday, and I love … Continue reading Finished Penny Patch Quilt!
I’m sure by now you’ve all heard about Ahmed Mohamed, the Irving, TX 9th-grader who took a home-made clock to school and was arrested for a bomb, then charged with making a hoax bomb — even though he only ever called it a clock. Ahmed has received a huge outpouring of support on social media … Continue reading STEM education and scholarship fundraiser