Hello quilting friends! We are facing winter storm warnings in the week ahead, according to the weatherman. It’s only February, so I guess this cruel weather pattern is to be expected in Minnesota. But I am really looking forward to springtime. I have had enough of icy roads, mounds of snow, and bitter winds. Bah… Continue reading Pattern Sale at Carried Away Quilting!
Juniper & Jolly pillows in their new home
Hello quilting friends! We are still in unpacking / organizing mode at the Kelvington house, but it is starting to feel like home. It’s amazing how finding spots for your favorite things (a pretty lamp, a favorite picture, or a much loved quilt), can make a house feel familiar and comfortable, when just days earlier… Continue reading Juniper & Jolly pillows in their new home
Next Up: a cozy winter quilt
Hello! I hope you all are well and that all of my quilting friends in the United States enjoyed a nice Thanksgiving! The last time I posted, I shared that my husband and I were living in temporary housing while we searched for a home in a new community in central Minnesota. I am happy… Continue reading Next Up: a cozy winter quilt
Snowbound tablerunner in red
Hello quilting friends! In May I released a new tablerunner pattern called Snowbound. If you read that blog post, you may remember that I designed Snowbound last winter for our new harvest table . . . something I had dreamed of buying for quite some time. I enjoyed seeing that runner displayed on our table… Continue reading Snowbound tablerunner in red
Joy mini quilt pillows!
Hello quilting friends! Last week I released my new mini quilt pattern, Joy, which includes instructions for both Christmas and Autumn versions. The pattern also includes instructions for turning your mini quilt into a pillow, which is exactly what my wonderful pattern tester Gerri did. Today I’m sharing photos that Gerri sent me of her… Continue reading Joy mini quilt pillows!