On Point Pillow: a mini charm project featuring Sundrops

I live in Minnesota, where we enjoy four distinct seasons: balmy summer, richly colored autumn, snow packed winter, and refreshing springtime.  While I appreciate them all for different reasons, I have to admit that the “end of February to end of March” time frame can put me into an emotional funk.  We seem to have… Continue reading On Point Pillow: a mini charm project featuring Sundrops

Mini Charm Pack Tutorial: "On Point Pillow" with Olive\’s Flower Market

The wait is over . . . Olive\'s Flower Market by Vanessa Goertzen of Lella Boutique for Moda Fabrics is finally arriving at stores! Hooray! This lovely collection made its debut at Spring Quilt Market, and I was fortunate to get enough sample yardage to design a new layer cake pattern, Window Garden, which I shared… Continue reading Mini Charm Pack Tutorial: "On Point Pillow" with Olive\’s Flower Market

Crossroads Quilt Along: The House Block

It\'s finally here!  The first blog post about the first block in the Fat Quarter Shop\'s Crossroads Quilt Along: the darling house block. I thoroughly enjoyed every moment of piecing these house blocks.  Being part of a quilt along and sharing that experience with other quilters is a terrific feeling.  I like taking my time,… Continue reading Crossroads Quilt Along: The House Block