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!
For the past few years, I’ve wanted to make an American flag quilt using the Stars and Stripes pattern by Thimble Blossoms. Each year in late spring, tempting photos begin popping up on Instagram, with quilters all over the country sharing their version of the Stars and Stripes quilt. This year, I gave into temptation.… Continue reading Stars and Stripes: and American flag quilt
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
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)
Happy first day of June! I hope you all are well, safe and happily quilting! I\'m excited to share my latest Bloop-Topia blocks with you today. These are my Release 9 blocks, titled Evening Star and Dragonfly, and I just love how they turned out. Have you been quilting along? I sure have enjoyed this… Continue reading Bloom-Topia: Release 9