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This is my favorite bird mobile so far! Shown here in action. Colors: maroon, butter yellow, robin’s egg blue and white. Made from fishing line and recycled cardboard, twine and an ethernet cord.
 For a recent craft swap, I made an apron for my partner (modeled by her husband). I also made an embroidered pillowcase for her son Jacob and sent her a copy of Teach Yourself Visually Handspinning (Wiley). These are the photos she posted–and I’ll post again when I receive my package from her!
A co-worker filled me in on another craft blog sponsoring a quilt block swap. The idea is that you create 101 4.5-inch quilt  with your signature on them, then mail them in to a central location. You’ll get 101 blocks back, all different, from around the country. Though 101 blocks sounds like a lot, I…
I stumbled across this vintage bingo game for a quarter at a yard sale, and had to get it. Also, scored the Mr. T card game for the same price. Craftster sponsored a board game challenge this month, so I started working on the lamp, with great aspiriations in mind. It’s a work in progress…..
A birthday laptop cozy for fellow crafter and dear friend, Christie! The quilt squares were left over from a birds-inspired quilt I made last year, of which she was a fan. Shh… it’s a surprise until tomorrow!
Squid throw pillow, stuffed squid, jellyfish and “socktopus”, and octopus miniquilt.
Yoga mat bag, two tunic dresses, zippered wet bags, and teapot cozy. 
Owl tea towel  Laptop cozy/bagTri-fold wallet and Owlivia pin cushion  The whole package with tissue carrier and greeting card. 


I’m Lindsay Conner, and welcome to my sewing home! I am a modern quilter, author, editor, pattern designer, wife, and mom. I use this space to share my latest projects, tutorials, and patterns!


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