September Grandmother\’s Choice blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop

Hello quilting friends! I can’t believe there are only three months left in the 2017 Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop. The September block is sweetly named Grandmother’s Choice. It is such a pretty block. It might be one of my favorites!I am sewing my blocks with the beautiful Fleurs fabric by Brenda Riddle for Moda. … Continue reading September Grandmother\’s Choice blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop

August Rolling Nine Patch blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop

Hello quilting friends! Summer is sadly winding down here in northern Minnesota.  My children have returned to college, and I have the first little glimmer of longing to decorate for autumn.  Thankfully, I am still in full swing with the 2017 Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop. I am sewing my blocks with the beautiful and… Continue reading August Rolling Nine Patch blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop

July Propeller blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop

Hello quilting friends! Wow, we\'re past the mid-way mark in the 2017 Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop! The July \"Propeller\" block is the seventh block in the series, with just five months to go.  And isn\'t this Propeller block a cutie?This block is easy to construct, but occasionally my tired evening sewing brain wanted to… Continue reading July Propeller blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop

June Round the Corner blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop

Hello quilting friends! Can you believe we’re already six months into the 2017 Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop? I sure have enjoyed the process of sewing just a few cute blocks each month. Last month I shared my six Homestead blocks and 10 piecing tips. This month\'s block is called Round the Corner.  Although there are… Continue reading June Round the Corner blocks: Patchwork Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop

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