I’m happy to announce the release of the Block 7 of the Sew Let’s Quilt Along “It’s a Pressing Issue” designed by Karen Thurn of Tu-Na Quilts, Travels and Eats. Visit Karen’s blog to view the block tutorial and download the free pattern! This is a pieced 12" x 12" finished block with added embroidery and … Continue reading “Sew, Let’s Quilt Along” Block 7 Release!
Welcome to Segment 2 of the Sew Let’s Quilt Along! During this segment, running from today May 21st through July 15th, blocks 6 through 9 will be released for a total of four blocks. I’m happy to announce the release of the first block of Segment, Block 6 “Wonder Clips”, designed by Jennifer Fulton of … Continue reading “Sew, Let’s Quilt Along” Block 6 Release!
My fifth star in the “Stars Galore” quilt! I’m extremely happy with how this star turned out. It is a paper piecing pattern. I love it so much I’m planning on using it as the centerpiece block. I’ve made a few paper pieced blocks before, but can’t say I got hooked. After making this block, … Continue reading Modern Star Quilt Progress
Karla from My Sewful Retirement posted a set of really cool diamond shaped placemats she made. I had to make some myself! My fabric is from a charm pack of Free Spirit “Peacock Classics” by Kaffe Fassett. It is a different style than I normally gravitate to, but I was so intrigued by it, I … Continue reading Quilted Placemats
The new year is off to a bit of a slow quilting start for me. I am working behind the scenes with Partners in Design on our upcoming and third QAL...look for our announcement next month! And I’m currently looking for a bed quilt pattern that calls to me to make it (soon I … Continue reading Hexies