My second Lakeside Star quilt is finished and ready to be gifted to a lovely bride and groom-to-be, our beautiful niece and her handsome fiancé! I hope this quilt will add the warm reminder of family love and support to their home. We live several states apart and don’t get to see them often. It’s… Continue reading Another Lakeside Star quilt!
Last February I began a Window Garden quilt for myself, using some much loved (and hoarded) Tilda fabric. Because this wasn’t a gift and I had no particular deadline, I worked on this top in between other projects, here and there, as time allowed. Now my top is done and headed off to the quilter!… Continue reading Window Garden in Tilda: A project update
I love to purchase charm packs, don’t you? It’s an affordable way to get my hands on every piece of fabric from my favorite designers’ newest collections. To make sure those charm packs don’t just accumulate on my shelves and become sewing room decorations, I designed this quick and easy runner called Diamond Trail.Diamond Trail… Continue reading New charm pack pattern: Diamond Trail
Hello quilting friends! Recently I shared my newest pattern with you, Harmony, a fat quarter quilt based on a 3-color concept. Today I\'m sharing photos of a different colorway for Harmony. This lovely quilt was made by my friend, Sylvia. Sylvia also used Coney Island fabric (Fig Tree & Company for Moda), but she selected navy,… Continue reading Tidbits: patterns, trunk shows & kits
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