Quilty News, Finally

Last weekend was spent in San Antonio, which always means two things: Memories by the Yard, a wonderful fabric store; and Nine Lives Used Bookstore, the best bookstore I’ve visited in years.

My cousin is expecting his first child in August, so my primary goal was finding fabric for her quilt. The nursery theme is owls, and Memories delivered:

And I picked up a few things for myself, too: a couple of basics, a Northcott panel I’ve been craving, and a Texas panel for my dad. Pictures to be posted as I work on projects.

Bookstore loot:

Most of these books replace childhood favorites, which I’ve always regretted giving away. I’m particularly excited about the art books, though. They’re part of a 25 book set, the first of which (Van Gogh) I found at a used book sale in the spring. And so the library continues to grow…

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