Picking Petals for Christmas, plus kits and a giveaway from LouLou’s Fabric Shop

The Christmas season may be several months away, but we quilters know it’s never too early to get a jump on holiday sewing projects. Today I’m happy to share one of my favorite patterns, Picking Petals, made with the festive Comfort and Joy collection by Dani Mogstad of My Mind's Eye for Riley Blake Designs.… Continue reading Picking Petals for Christmas, plus kits and a giveaway from LouLou’s Fabric Shop

Pretty mini quilts for springtime sewing

Hello quilting friends. Spring is finally in the air in Minnesota, and it has put a cheerful spring in my step as well. Today’s blog post is just a quick reminder of two projects from Carried Away Quilting that you may enjoy for springtime! First is my He Is Risen mini quilt.  This is a… Continue reading Pretty mini quilts for springtime sewing

Coffee Time Quilt for Christmas

Hello quilting friends! I'm back with another seasonal Coffee Time Quilt for you. This time I've made a Christmas version in the beautiful Midnight Clear collection by 3 Sisters for Moda Fabrics.   Once again, the nice folks at Lou Lou’s Fabric Shop have fabric kits prepared to go with my free tutorial. The Halloween Coffee Time Quilt kits we… Continue reading Coffee Time Quilt for Christmas

Autumn Quilts: Picking Petals & Sweetly Scalloped take on a fall flair

I try not to bring out my autumn decorations before the school year officially begins.  My husband is a middle school principal, and he tends to give me that "one eyebrow up" look if I start pulling out pumpkins and fall foliage before he even has students in the building, which won't be until after… Continue reading Autumn Quilts: Picking Petals & Sweetly Scalloped take on a fall flair

Moda Love Mini in Vintage Picnic and Little Ruby

This past weekend I was excited to give a quilty gift to a good friend who recently earned her doctorate degree in nursing. We became friends through our sons, and I’ve counted her as a blessing in my life for the past ten years.  Carolyn is smart, enthusiastic, supportive and giving. She brings energy and… Continue reading Moda Love Mini in Vintage Picnic and Little Ruby