Posts Tagged ‘projects’

My netbook bit the dust but I have found a new way to use the lap pad:



It is a perfect workspace for paper piecing or any kind of handwork. The wrist pad keeps things from rolling off (like pencils) and it is also an excellent pin cushion. The attached LED light helps with night work. And, because it is cushioned underneath, it stays on my lap so much better than anything else I have ever tried to use.


I can sit in my rocking chair (my favorite place) and arrange the quilt pieces; then I can carry it to the sewing machine without disturbing the pieces.


“Necessity is the mother of all invention.” ~Albert Einstein~

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I do sorta look like him now 🙂 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)



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Artsy Craftsy Babe posted pictures on her blog of everyday beauty. So I am posting some pics in response *wink*

Here is what my living room looks like when it is sorta straightened up:

my living room

my living room

And my coffee table:

my coffee table

my coffee table

Here is what my living and dining area look like right now:

Believe it or not, I use all 3 of these machines. They each have their own strengths and weaknesses. Plus, it’s nice not to have to change bobbin and thread all the time when making purses.

“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, right?”

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