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Archive for the ‘diy’ Category

Pray for the return of headphones quilt

January 19, 2008

Hey fellow crafters! OK so i just received the new issue of BUST magazine and guess what??? DQYDJ is in it!!! OK ok i knew it all along, actually i wrote the two page spread, but didn’t want to squeal until i actually saw it was true!! I mean frickin’ bust magazine wants my quilt, […]

where does B.O.B. come from?

October 15, 2007

so there has been a little debate on where i get the bags i use to make B.O.B.’s….Here is the answer! So i get the plastic bags from a variety of places. My mom, coworkers, friends, neighbors, anyone who forgets to use a recycled bag or buys more groceries than the B.O.B.s they have can […]

Urban Craft Uprising…

October 5, 2007

we are very excited about this show and have two busy months ahead of us!!  We are working on a few RAWKIN’ kids/baby quilts to add to our collection.  They are pretty straight forward quilts with, get this, no applique! ahhhh, but there are skulls so that makes up for it.  They should be done […]

i’m in love…….with B.O.B.

August 23, 2007

It’s true i am in love, with messenger B.O.B. Not only is he clever, functional, and handsome, but he also has this nifty pocket on the inside. There is a big pocket and then a small half pocket for keys, wallets and such. And that’s just what he is like on the inside my friends!! […]

Britpop is the only way to be

July 27, 2007

this is the new mix tape folks.  cheers, kim the quilter.

DRUMS PLEASE

July 27, 2007

ok so i am doing these two smaller boy quilts, for strollers and such, with a touch of applique.  Oh yes folks i am on a mission to become the “Queen of Applique”.  What is applique you say? ap·pli·que n. A decoration or ornament, as in needlework, made by cutting pieces of one material and […]