I'm embarrassed to admit this, but here goes . . . it’s been one full year since I finished my Bloom-Topia quilt top. For some crazy reason, I sort of “forgot” to send it off to be quilted. Last July, I tucked Bloom-Topia in a drawer and thought, “As soon as I get a free… Continue reading Bloom-Topia: quilted, bound and beautiful!
Hello quilting friends! Last October I shared sneak peek photos of another winter quilt I was working on, a Christmas version of my Star Watch pattern featuring fabrics by Deb Strain (Moda). This festive quilt is now complete, and yesterday I took several photos to share with you. My daughter was home this weekend… Continue reading Star Watch: a Christmas quilt featuring Hearthside Holiday
Our Bloom-Topia charity quilt along journey began in January. Now it is July and we can look back at the fun we have had along the way. It feels wonderful to have participated in this effort! Many thanks to Fat Quarter Shop for hosting this annual event, which will benefit the Make-A-Wish foundation of central and… Continue reading Bloom-Topia: A finished quilt top
Sometimes I have to make a quilt just because my heart tells me so. I bet that’s true for a lot of you as well. It doesn’t matter if I’m too busy or have other sewing projects that should be a priority, that desire to sew up a particular pattern with treasured fabrics is too… Continue reading Barn Style quilt . . . just because
I cannot believe that we are nearing the end of the Bloom-Topia quilt along with Fat Quarter Shop. Today I\'m sharing the final block (Release 10) which is the large Richmond Block. The next time I post about my progress, I\'ll have all of my blocks sewn together and the borders attached! So be sure to check… Continue reading Bloom Topia: Release 10 (the final block)