Tagged with Sewing

Quilt for My Mom

Quilt for My Mom

It’s been a while since I’ve updated you guys. I’ve been hard at work the last few months. First, I graduated from UT Arlington!!! Woo Hoo! Second, I’ve been working on a quilt for my mom. I machine Embroidered “Merry Christmas Love Jennifer” on one of the squares on the back. She loved it. It … Continue reading

Sewing Day Out

Sewing Day Out

Last Saturday I went over to my boyfriend’s Dad’s house and had a sewing day with his sister and step-mom. It was pretty fun. We all had our sewing machines out and a table for cutting and ironing. We didn’t get a whole lot done (we like to gibber-gabber too much) but his step-mom got her … Continue reading

I Finally Finished My Quilt

I Finally Finished My Quilt

A few days ago I decided I needed a break from all the hustle and bustle of work and school so I plopped myself down in front of the TV, turned on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, and worked on finishing hand stitching of the binding on my quilt. It was actually quite nice to … Continue reading

My First Finished Project With My New Machine

My First Finished Project With My New Machine

In April I fell in love with a wonderful embroidery/sewing combo machine at the sewing machine store where I took my sewing lessons. They gave me a really good deal on a Brother 950D Embroidery Sewing Machine. Basically he said that this was the machine for me. I was convinced and put it on layaway. … Continue reading

New Patterns, Perfect Timing

New Patterns, Perfect Timing

Yesterday I took my last final for the semester and afterwards my boyfriend and I went out the eat and then watched the Raven. It was nice to relax after almost frying my brain for the last few days. Dinner was nice and the movie was good. I wouldn’t say it’s worth $10 to go … Continue reading

A Tale of Two Jens

One of my neighbors and I have have become pretty good friends. Her husband and my boyfriend went to school together so when they moved in just a few buildings over in the same complex we started hanging out at each other’s houses. We became fast friends which the boys think is funny because we have the … Continue reading

Busy Busy Bees

I do apologize for our blog abandonment the last few months. There has been a lot going on, which is a good thing because you know what they say about idle hands. First, school is back in session and Maddie and I are completely swamped. We’re still practicing Taekwondo thank goodness because it is a great stress release. I have … Continue reading