Author Archives: PatchPearl

Random thoughts – Batiks Go Retro Blog Hop

I hope this evening finds you well. It’s been a particularly crazy week this week (and it’s only Wednesday night?) I just want to put it out there that I am grateful to all who have had my back this week – I do feel frazzled (more in a bit) and supported.  It’s just one of […]

Back to School Blog Hop – TOP TEN LIST of low cost tips for Organizing your sewing room

Good morning – and Happy September. I’m pleased to welcome you to my stop on the Back to School Blog Hop here at www.onequiltingcircle.  I’m Linda Pearl, and I have been quilting for a long time; really, after 25 years, is it really relevent? In that time,  I’ve gone through several versions of a quilt […]

Thoughts on Hearts – and other things

Good morning, Blogland.  I hope that you’re enjoying the great content that has been put out there by the other sewists in the group for the Back to School Blog Hop.  I linked back to the original post by Sam Hunter for your convenience…and there’s so much that I’m learning as I read along each […]

On finding my inspiration again…

If you’ve visited my business page on Facebook this spring,  you’ve noticed a series of postings relative to Creative Inspiration being everywhere…you just have to look for it.  And that’s by and large true, but this spring I’ve been fighting a creative demon that’s shown up consistently. I know my technical piecing skills improved dramatically over the course […]

My second biggest addiction is…

I know you might be tempted to go for ‘chocolate’ (and before this exercise, I might too!), but my recent adventures in spring cleaning yielded some surprising results. This is the second part of a series on spring cleaning, the 2017 edition.  TO see the first entry in the series (and to look at the […]

Spring Cleaning time…and a Giveaway!

To me, there’s nothing like spring to get my cleaning and organizing mojo going, and the sewing room seems to be the Ground Zero for it (yet again) this year.  I’m not sure why it’s this room in the house – more than any other, by far, which needs a good clean and purge every […]

Thursday Throwback – there’s always a way

I’m not sure why, but this blog post has taken almost as long to birth it as April the giraffe – without the video cam. I am as fascinated as the rest of the world, but I can’t help feel like we’re putting a little pressure on her collectively. This is a thank you to […]