Hello quilting friends! I haven’t blogged for nearly a month, and although our conversations are always one-sided (with poor you listening to chatty me), I felt lonesome for my connection with you. I haven’t done much sewing lately, but I did finish binding a project that I began at fall quilt retreat. I also tossed… Continue reading Christmas quilts around the house
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
A few weeks ago I told you about a new project I was starting, a Tumbler quilt. I’m pleased to share the final result with you, a sweet little quilt for my sewing room. She’s a super cute complement to the Lone Star quilt I shared with you last spring. While the Lone Star quilt… Continue reading A Tumbler quilt for my sewing room
Hello quilting friends! I can\'t believe how quickly this summer is flying by. And I can\'t believe that it\'s already July 11 and I’m just now sharing my giddiness over the June Sew Sampler box from Fat Quarter Shop. This box is called Block Party, but it sure made me want to throw a sewing… Continue reading June Sew Sampler box with Fat Quarter Shop
I know that many of you are like me, and you adore making mini quilts. What\'s not to love? Minis are a great opportunity to use up small bits of your favorite fabric. They can be challenging, but they usually aren\'t time consuming. Best of all, they often lend themselves to simple quilting, which most… Continue reading Spools mini quilt. . . meet Little Ruby!