Still Sewing for Christmas

Some things are finished like the pillow cases.

placemats 2014

and the little topper from this book.  (The pattern is from Stitched in Dye called, Dave’s Placemat.)

Daves placemat

The potholders are in various stges…

Pot Holders

But this is the mess in my room this morning.

Pillows stacked

… with the quilted covers

Pillows

This is how I load them on the frame for quilting.

Pillow cases

I have my husband and son trained to get my three most needed items from Joann’s:  zippers, Kona (I’ve dubbed it, “top shelf cotton”) and pillows.  Kevin went this weekend to get grey zippers and his exasperated remark on the phone was, “The other Joann’s sure has a better selection of zippers.”

6 Responses to “Still Sewing for Christmas”

  1. Jeri Says:

    You have me beat for the most “in the que” to be finished before Christmas! We may be sewing after this year…….

  2. Christine Says:

    Wow you have been quite a busy lady!!! It is so great you have the guys trained to help you out going to JoAnn’s. Merry Christmas !!!

  3. Mary Ann Says:

    Love how you quilt the pillow covers, and really love that the hub and son have your Joann shopping down! I bought a bunch of pillow forms there the other night for Christmas presents and to go with a quilt order. Hope the hubby used coupons! 🙂

  4. Christine Sherman Says:

    Too funny! That’s great 🙂 my husband would never notice zipper selections!

  5. Jami Says:

    Whoever is getting those are truly lucky!

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