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  • Quilt of the Day: Improvisational Coin Quilt

    Kathy and I love to share links to quilts that capture our attention and inspire us. We wish we could make them all! This quilt is by Sew Katie Did There is a great rhythm to it. The deep teal backgr...
    Aug 16, 2011 1 Comment

  • 8,000 Feet Hoodie Knitting Social

    So, just what is a social you ask? We like to think of it as a virtual quilting bee, stitch and bitch or sewing circle. From time to time we’ll pick a project to work on and hope you’ll al...
    Aug 15, 2011 4 Comments

  • Dolls on Stilts

    Ok, I don’t know about the rest of you, but I thought this was one of the silliest challenges ever on Project Runway. Since we are trying to follow the show as closely as possible, I have to suc...
    Aug 15, 2011 6 Comments

  • Iron Crafter Summer Winner

    Boy, was this one close! We were in a three way tie for quite a while. I can see why with all the amazing projects to chose between. Ok, so without further ado the Iron Crafter Summer is.. Jenny from ...
    Aug 15, 2011 5 Comments

  • Project Project Runway – Challenge #3

    Challenge – Go Big or Go Home Create a look for a model on stilts. For us, we will interpret the challenge with our dolls on stilts. It will depend on your doll, but for me, what worked was to u...
    Aug 12, 2011 No Comments

  • Iron Craft Summer Contest Voting

    Voting is now closed. The winner will be announced tomorrow. It is time to pick who will be The Iron Crafter Summer. All the entries are below and each has a number. You can click on any entry to see ...
    Aug 12, 2011 1 Comment

  • PPR Challenge 2 – The Runway

    Challenge 2 brought us right to one of the favorite Project Runway challenges, the unconventional materials challenge. This year we visited a pet store for our supplies. The designers could use anythi...
    Aug 11, 2011 2 Comments

  • PPR Challenge 2 – Susi’s Design

    A Dog’s Day in the workroom. Good heavens, this episode would need to be 90 minutes if it was filmed in my ‘workroom’. There were shredded pee pads everywhere, leaking their fluffy contents acro...
    Aug 11, 2011 8 Comments

  • PPR Challenge 2 – Kat’s Design

    Challenge 2: My Pet Project Challenge: Use anything from a pet store to make your design. You can use a base fabric like muslin to build your outfit on. Time: You have 13 hours to create your design. ...
    Aug 11, 2011 15 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #33 – UFO

    We’re not talking beings from another planet here, we’re talking about something even scarier. Something that lurks under the beds, in the closets and behind the chairs of every crafter&#...
    Aug 11, 2011 11 Comments