May Homestead blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop

It\'s the middle of May, which means it\'s time for another update on the 2017 Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop.  Last month I shared my six Star & Cross Blocks, and this month we make our Homestead blocks. These blocks are much easier to put together, as there aren\'t any tricky seams to match.   I am… Continue reading May Homestead blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop

April Star & Cross blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop

Happy April everyone! It\'s time for another update on my 2017 Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop.  Last month I shared my six Box in a Box blocks, which was a super cute and easy block pattern. This month we make our Star & Cross blocks. These blocks take a bit more time, as there are… Continue reading April Star & Cross blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop

Dutch Tulips quilt along with Fat Quarter Shop

When the creative team at Fat Quarter Shop asked if I’d like to participate in a quilt along using their Dutch Tulips pattern, I was pretty excited.  This pattern instantly made me think of my mom, Brenda.  She loves flowers and she has Dutch ancestry.  Plus, she recently hinted that she’d like a pretty pillow… Continue reading Dutch Tulips quilt along with Fat Quarter Shop

March Box in a Box blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop

It’s March in Minnesota.  A little over a week ago, we had one day where temps soared into the 70s.  Then just two days ago, parts of our state saw 8 inches of snow!  It can make a person a little cranky.  Thank goodness I’m part of the 2017 Patchwork Quilt Along with FatQuarter Shop.  I’m… Continue reading March Box in a Box blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop

February Diamond Panes Blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop

We\'re midway through February, so that means we are already onto our second block in the Fat Quarter Shop 2017 Patchwork Quilt Along! Last month I shared my six Souvenir of Friendship blocks.  This month our block is called Diamond Panes.  It is a snap to sew together, and yet I made a silly mistake.  Whoops!Here… Continue reading February Diamond Panes Blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop