I’ve been making a lot of fiddly small blocks lately for a couple of different Sewalongs, and I’m thinking it might be about time to get a straight stitch plate for the Juki. I use a boatload of starch and always use leaders to keep from getting little pieces sucked in, but a straight stitch… Continue reading Community
Hiya, quiltish ones of all kinds! Welcome to my very first blopghop! You’ve doubtlessly found yourself here through QuiltingJetGirl’s blog because this is the second week of the 2017 New Quiltbloggers Bloghop, and I’m one of the many new Quiltbloggers in question. What you see above is why I named my blog Chaos Theory. I… Continue reading Chaos theory for beginners
Yes, I borrowed my title from one of my favorite classes, although I took it at a local center. It’s not always easy to allow our natural confidence and trust in ourselves to shine. We can relate to one another in harmony if we have the curiosity to learn and the confidence that we’re… Continue reading Contentment in everyday life
In which we explore my sewing and my neuroses
Until I joined the New Quiltbloggers a few weeks ago, I was pretty much blogging and quilting in a vacuum. Now I’m suddenly bubbling with ideas, with lists of changes I want to make, things I think might work better, quiltish projects I want to undertake, and a quilt show in Denver that I want to… Continue reading Quilting in a vacuum
Well, I suppose you only need to be wary of the middle day in March if you happen to be Julius Caesar, but I have a whole lot going on tomorrow, so I hope I can keep up with all my March 15 (and beyond) commitments. I have the FQS Patchwork Quiltalong‘s March block pattern available… Continue reading Beware the Ides of March!
<a href=”https://www.bloglovin.com/blog/18771723/?claim=yvs4nsgt4b5″>Follow my blog with Bloglovin</a> In what is mostly an effort to make new friends in the quiltish community and learn some new things, I registered for the 2017 New Quiltbloggers Bloghop hosted by Quilting Jetgirl and Cooking Up Quilts. I’m both excited and nervous about this little venture, although not so nervous that it will scare me… Continue reading Thoughts on 2017 New Quiltbloggers Bloghop