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Sensational Storage Ideas for your Sewing Room

Two weeks ago I gave you a tour of my sewing room. This week I want to give you ideas on how I organize all of the necessities in my room. I, like most quilters, have lots of fabric and tools that make the quilting process faster and more efficient. Functional organization also helps me to be more efficient. Plastic shoe boxes — these can be purchased at JoAnn’s, Target, or any store that stocks plastic storage bins. I have about 27 — really? — of these which hold most of my fabric and are sorted according to color. When I need a blue, for instance, I know exactly where to find it. Wooden ruler holder — I purchased this at JoAnn’s several years ago and it works great to hold most of my ruler

My Fabulous Final Four

In the blog dated October 26, 2016, I reported to you on my progress in constructing four of the Row By Rows that I had collected during the summer of 2016 on our travels through Missouri, Iowa, and Nebraska. Little did I know that it would be a year and a half before I could report on the completion of the last four of these rows. But the time has finally arrived! The fifth Row comes from Show-Me Quilting in Raytown, Missouri. I purchased a kit for this Row as the colors were so bright and colorful and I did not know if I could replicate it with fabrics from my stash. I used Lite Steam-A-Seam 2 for the many appliqué pieces. It is an awesome product as you can move the pieces around if nee

 

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