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Jo's Country Junction · 1h ago

UFO Challenge

A funny thing happened on the way to getting my Scrap Crystals into a top. THIS…. I know, I know….it’s not Scrap Crystals. Let me explain.  I needed a leader and ender.  I went in the UFO cabinet to get something and there was Bricks in the Barnyard ...
Jo's Country Junction · 10h ago

Blast from the Past: A Long Forgotten UFO

I’ve been going through the archives from time to time and reading something I blogged about in the past.  I found this post and had a big laugh!  Here’s what it said: “Yes, I am starting a new quilt.  I am warning you now that you”ll probably read s...
Jo's Country Junction · 1d ago

Ask Jo: Miscellaneous

Often times blog readers ask questions that I think others might be interested in as well....
Jo's Country Junction · 1d ago

The Weekend

Before I tell you about the weekend, I want to let you know that we are expecting an ice storm overnight.  Predictions are from .10 to .30″ of ice.  If we do get it we expect to have trees and power lines down…if that happens no internet so you won’t...
Jo's Country Junction · 2d ago

String Challenge and More

So remember I told you that Kelli was obsessed with shirts right now.  Dang it.  It rubbed off on me.  I was helping her look for possible shirt ideas and then…it happened.  At least I don’t have TONS of shirts to cut down but I’m not guarenteeing th...
Jo's Country Junction · 2d ago

Ask Jo: Making a Quilt Smaller

Often times blog readers ask questions that I think others might be interested in as well.  I answer them on the blog. We’ve had tons of love over our quilt  “On the Bright Side” that was featured in American Patchwork and Quilting.  If you are an In...
Jo's Country Junction · 3d ago

Stash Report

I was thrifting again…. I got a baggie with these fabric in it.  The cost $2. It was a gra...
Jo's Country Junction · 3d ago

In My Mail

Inger hit again!! You might remember from last week that Inger had sent a couple boxes of fabric for me to send on to charities…well she sent two more. Box #1 that I opened was FULL…. There were lots and lots of blues in the box.  I lifted to see if ...
Jo's Country Junction · 4d ago

Book Review: Smash you Precut Stash

I am on a listing from C&T Publishing and from Martingale that I get ebook copies of new books that come out.  I have the opportunity to review them.  It’s really fun and I enjoy seeing the new books that come out.  Every once in awhile I find a book...
Jo's Country Junction · 4d ago

Thrifty Surprises!

I had a doctor’s appointment this week…Yep, you guessed it right.  I’m still not better.  She ended up treating me for walking pneumonia.  UGH.  No fun.  With the meds I am feeling some better which is a huge relief. I go to the doctor in Calmar.  It...