When I first saw the Coney Island collection by Fig Tree & Company for Moda, I knew I wanted to sew up my Ribbon Play pattern in this fabric. I think the warm citrus colors in Coney Island really sing in this pattern, creating a cheerful table runner to enjoy from springtime through the end… Continue reading Ribbon Play Runner in Coney Island
Sometimes fabrics speak to us, don\'t they? Well that’s what happened to me when I caught my first glimpse of Vintage Daydream (Designs by Dani for Riley Blake Designs). This pretty collection is made up of soft pinks, berry reds and golden yellows, with a touch of black here and there. I was immediately drawn to the way… Continue reading Vintage Daydream: Fabric that inspires
Recently I shared my newest pattern release with you: \"Ribbon Play\" starring Bonnie\'s and Camille\'s fresh \"Little Ruby\" line for Moda. I just love the lively, playful look those fabrics brought to my pattern. But I also knew from the outset that I would want to make a runner using my treasured \"Strawberry Fields Revisited\"… Continue reading Ribbon Play pattern meet Fig Tree fabric
I\'m so excited to share my latest pattern with you, \"Ribbon Play.\" This was a design idea that kept me awake at night, because I somehow became obsessed with the idea of a pretty, twinkly ribbon that appeared to be moving or twisting. As the idea slowly took shape in my mind, I knew that… Continue reading New pattern: Ribbon Play
In my July 23 post (Seasonal quilts. . . that take several seasons to complete!), I admitted to you that I had a seasonal quilt I started working on in November of 2013, but it was still unfinished. (Yikes!) I also vowed that I would finally find some backing fabric, get it quilted, finish the… Continue reading Fall Frenzy: Seasonal projects complete!