Christmas version of Fat Quarter Flourish (plus kits!)

Earlier this year I introduced you to a new pattern called Fat Quarter Flourish, a pretty 20 1/2\" square table topper or wall hanging made from just five fat quarters! I’ve been waiting for the chance to sew this pattern in a holiday collection, so here goes . . . Fat Quarter Flourish featuring Christmas… Continue reading Christmas version of Fat Quarter Flourish (plus kits!)

Quilt retreat: A wonderful place to start a pumpkin quilt

This past weekend I attended an informal quilt retreat with long-time friends. We meet twice a year in the spring and fall to sew or scrapbook, eat, talk, laugh and enjoy each other’s company. I’ve been gathering with these lovely ladies for more than a decade, and it is truly a blessing. I’ve written about… Continue reading Quilt retreat: A wonderful place to start a pumpkin quilt

New pattern: Next Up, a charm pack or layer cake quilt

Are you looking for a quick and easy pattern for your favorite layer cake or charm pack? My newest pattern, Next Up, is just the ticket. The cutting and piecing is straightforward, but the interesting placement of prints and colors creates a visually pleasing finished quilt. My pattern includes two size options. The large version… Continue reading New pattern: Next Up, a charm pack or layer cake quilt

New Patterns: Star Crossed Pines & Twirlity

I\'m so excited to share two new patterns with you today: Star Crossed Pines and Twirlity. I have a soft spot for both of these easy-to-make quilts.  I hope you\'ll consider adding them to your pattern library. First up is Star Crossed Pines, a 74 1/2\" x 80 1/2\" quilt featuring alternating scrappy stars and two-toned… Continue reading New Patterns: Star Crossed Pines & Twirlity

Shoofly Crossing in some Fig Tree favorites

Hello quilting friends!  Do you remember my Shoofly Crossing pattern that I released in January? The original quilt featured a sweet pastel fabric collection with fussy cut bunnies.  Today I’m excited to show you Shoofly Crossing in a completely different look, featuring colors and prints that are totally me! This is Shoofly Crossing in Chestnut… Continue reading Shoofly Crossing in some Fig Tree favorites