Tag Archives: WIPs

WIP – Granny Square Quilt

This week, I have been working on making some squares for a granny square quilt. There’s a tutorial that I have been following on the Moda Bake Shop by Jolene of Blue Elephant Stitches. I am using a jelly roll of … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday

While it doesn’t feel like I managed to get a whole lot done this week, I did make some progress. I made a backing for my baby sized Juicy quilt, started organizing my fabric scraps, tried my hand at paper … Continue reading

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WIP – Juicy Baby Quilt

I found a link on Pinterest for a quilt called Juicy made by Monica at Happy Zombie that I really wanted to try. While checking it out, I realized I have never made an hourglass block! Well that needed to change, so I … Continue reading

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Janet the Juki

I’m pleased to introduce Janet, my new (to me) Juki TL-98Q. She is a beast compared to my old machine! She’s mechanical, giving her heft and speed, and the throat space is really incredible. I can’t seem to get over how much … Continue reading

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Five Finish Friday!

This week has seemed to fly by. I had six WIPs that were sitting in a stack. While six may not seem like a lot to some people, to me that felt like a TON as I try not to be … Continue reading

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Oh Brother (LS2125i), Why hast thou forsaken me?

My current sewing machine, a Brother LS2125i, was a present from my husband in order for me to learn how to sew. Now this is a low-end machine, no doubt about it. It has ten stitches and is really meant … Continue reading

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Welcome to Nested Threads

Welcome to my blog, Nested Threads. You know when you first start sewing and sometimes you end up with that unsightly, nasty, tangly messed up pile of threads under your fabric? That’s exactly what life looks like sometimes. Nested Threads. My agenda here is … Continue reading

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