The words The Dietz most dreads to hear are “Honey, you could totally make that!” And because my confidence in his many abilities comes to the surface so often, he has developed a sure fire, safe guard response. “I would LOVE to do that but I just don’t have the right tools. You need great tools to do something like that.”
However, I have noticed that he is really good at finding great tools for the projects that spring from his own priority list. Tools like:
Now, least you think I such got some random photos off the internet, I want to tell you that I am currently at the end of a two week trip west and while I’ve been traveling The Dietz has been sending me photos of his treasure hunting at garage sales (except for the lawn mover). He is accumulating quite a stash! I’m thinking I need to get home quickly.
However, the up side is that I have learned to use that same rationale in the quilting studio.
Great tools make great things happen!
Whenever some great tools come through our lives, we Sisters will pass along a recommendation on our Tools page.
Be sure to click on over to that TOOLS page to find some tools that will ease your stitching life!
(You can get these from us by sending an email – SistersAtHeartMilesApart@gmail.com – to place an order.)