Micah’s quilt, originally uploaded by Beaty Family Fun. Both nephew quilts are quilted. Nathaniel’s binding is almost done, and Micah’s is next! My original post about how I came up with this pattern is here.
We had a very successful birthday party last weekend. Here are some photo highlights. Invites made in MS Word using a free star wars font and bootlegged star wars lego images found all over internet. For the goody bags – medals and silly straws from party city with star wars stickers (avery labels printed on… Read More
This quilt was for my dad’s neighbor who helped build the screened-in porch. When I started it (about 5 months ago) I didn’t realize how Christmasy it was! Now I wish I had made the deer’s nose red. I hope he liked it! It’s made from a pattern in Dare to Be Square Quilting by… Read More
IMG_3620, originally uploaded by Beaty Family Fun. Zipper pouches and matching key fobs (they match the lining) for the teachers Christmas gifts. Still working on the cup sleeves and a starbucks card for each :)
wee wonderfuls spaceboy, originally uploaded by Beaty Family Fun. Coming up next – Spaceboy! Super cute little pattern from WeeWonderfuls.com.
My parents’ super nice neighbor is helping them screen in their second floor porch. My dad has been ‘building that porch’ for about six year. And now, thanks to his neighbor, the porch is almost done after one week of work! So I’m making the neighbor a quilt for his trouble. Him and his wife… Read More
My kid is dino crazy. They had a special Dinosaur Train deal at the Houston Zoo a few weeks back, and if you wore a costume, you got a prize. Well, we only have superhero costumes around here, so I whipped up some pterodactyl wings real quick. For inspiration, we used this shirt…now a little… Read More
Is it sad for me to celebrate the fact that I’m only 3 months behind on my virtual bee? I finished up two blocks this weekend, so now, I only have Jan, Feb and March to finish! Here are Oct and Nov’s blocks…those girls were so patient! (Thanks, Rosanna and Natalie!) For Nov, Rosanna had… Read More
It’s the last month of my virtual bee, Bee Happy. Well, the last month for me, anyway. I’m still 4 months behind in my sewing! Talk about guilt! So I’m opting out of next year’s festivities. Kind of a bummer. But who knew I’d go full time at my job, move across the country, buy… Read More
I think Friday is my favorite day of the week. The feeling of joy I get at about 6 pm on a Friday is unmatched by anything else these days. That was a little bleak. So anyway, it’s blood donor month. Did you know that? One donation can help up to 3 people! I’ve got… Read More