One More Quilt Blog

  • | Laurel Sons

    Quilt Shirt, Frightful Weather

    I figured this was the perfect shirt for today!!  I live in Illinois, USA. When I woke up this morning, our temperature was -24* with a wind chill factor close to -50*!! The snow we have left on the ground from last weekend's storm is blowing and drifting. Schools and many businesses are closed s... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    Wonder Clips

    If you have not tried the Clover Wonder Clips yet, you may want to reconsider! The more I use them, the more ways I find that they are useful. When I first got them, I was so used to using pins for my needs, I found using them to be a little awkward. I had to think about trying them when reachin... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    Contest Winning Table Square

    My favorite little quilt shop held a challenge contest right before Christmas. The challenge was to create a table runner or table square using  a fat-quarter of a particular fabric.  I choose the pine cone fabric and bought a little extra. I grabbed the brown and red fabrics from my stash. I de... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    Thanksgiving

    I hope you all had a great Thanksgiving. Ours was wonderful. Our children and grandchildren came over for the day and we enjoyed a Thanksgiving Feast together. I love having my family all in the same place enjoying food, fun, stories and laughter and hope for many more years to come. Now it is ti... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    N.S.A.J.R.D. (National Sew A Jelly Roll Day) --- It's back!

    September is National Sewing Month! I love September... fabric sales, tool sales, sewing machine sales and special projects to keep us busy. Tomorrow, September 15th, is National Sew A Jelly Roll Day. A set of 42, 2½" strips, rolled to look like a delicious dessert, is lovingly known as a Jelly ... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    Chain Quilting Thread Cutter

    I picked up this awesome little tool while I was at the International Quilt Festival in Chicago. I set it aside for awhile as I was not working on projects using chain piecing. While working on chain piecing hundreds of 1½" squares together, I glanced over and saw this little gem... still in it... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    Happy Fourth of July

    Happy Independence Day! I am proud to be an American and happy to have been able to spend this day celebrating with family and friends. The weather did not totally cooperate, but, we had great food and a lot of fun. I hope you were able to get together with some of your loved ones too. Tomorrow.... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    A Little Break

    Spring Break is here!!  I planned, shopped, cleaned and cooked to my heart's content. We had a wonderful Easter. Even though it was chilly outside, the Easter Egg Hunt was a blast. I love the excitement as my grandchildren gathered their eggs and opened each one to find a treasure. The house is ... View Post

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