Sewing therapy: Crossing Petals to the rescue!

It seems to me that most quilters are pretty goal oriented about their quilting. We typically sew with a purpose . . . to make a gift, to finish a forgotten work-in-progress, to make a quilt for a certain spot in our home, to master a new technique, or to make good use of our stash. But… Continue reading Sewing therapy: Crossing Petals to the rescue!

Crossroads Quilt Along: Finishing the Top

It was 8 months ago, December 9 to be exact, that I wrote a blog post announcing my participation in the Crossroads Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop. It has been a wonderful journey.  The excitement began in January, when the much anticipated Strawberry Fields Revisited fabric collection by Fig Tree & Company  arrived on my doorstep.… Continue reading Crossroads Quilt Along: Finishing the Top

Crossroads Quilt Along: the Chain Block

Friends, I cannot believe that we are so close to the finish line in the Crossroads Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop. The July assignment is the Chain Block and you\'ll need to make 18 of them.  (YES, EIGHTEEN)  But they are seriously fun, fast and oh so scrappylicious.  Joanna of Fig Tree & Company is some kind… Continue reading Crossroads Quilt Along: the Chain Block