the giving quilt

The Giving Quilt

Once there was a quilt, the giving quilt. It was made from a family’s favorite fabrics and was stitched by hand with love. Once the blocks of colorful fabric were cut and sewn, batting and edges in place, the quilting completed, it was made whole. The quilt was placed in a box and mailed to […]

Beary-Huggable Teddy Bear

Handmade Beary-Huggable Teddy Bears

For a few years now, I have enjoyed making custom stuffed bears for friends and family. I just love how they feel, how they are squeezably soft. I decided to offer my handmade Beary-Huggable Teddy Bears to the public after a visit with my new friend, Katie. She had received a custom-made gift bear while […]

significant moments

Preserving Significant Moments

Life is made up of many moments, and as you know, moments can easily get lost with time. Preserving significant moments, such as a Graduation, is important to us all.  What better way to celebrate the accomplishment of a child’s or grandchild’s graduation, than to wrap them up in a quilt made from their memorabilia? […]