By: Glenn Dragone
What does that title have to do with quilting?
Let’s play a game. You’re on a desert island and you have all the comforts
you desire. The luxury hut, complete with ocean views (how could it not?) and of
course, electric. It’s has been constructed by the mate of your dreams. He/She
happens to be a gourmet chef and mysteriously anything you need to make your
stay heavenly appears when summoned.
It’s a game remember so go with the
Now that you’re all relaxed and fed you have the simple joy of hand quilting
your days away.
The deal is you can only bring one of your favorite quilting items with you
on this magical adventure. It could be a tool, an audiobook, a TV, anything you
So, what’s the one item that you can’t quilt without?
My TJ Lane thimble is my favorite tool when hand quilting. The fit, the feel
and the look make me happy each time I make a stitch. As you can see, the
thimble happens to have a case in the shape of a piece of luggage. The little
guy is ready to go!