I’m Teaching a Swoon Quilt Class!!

I’m Teaching a Swoon Quilt Class!!

If you’ve been around the quilting world for any length of time, you’ve seen the infamous “Swoon” quilt pattern.  Camille Roskelley is the genius fabric and pattern designer who came up with this quilt.  It’s so good that there is even a Flickr group dedicated to it for people to share their own versions of this gorgeous quilt. … Continue reading

Cute and easy bow-tie

Cute and easy bow-tie

Happy Friday all!!!  I can’t believe it’s been a month since I last posted anything.  Summer sure has kept me busy :)  Today I’m sharing a fun little finish with you.  My son asked me to make him a bow tie to wear to church last Sunday, and honestly, how could I resist such a … Continue reading

W.I.P. Wednesday {7.16.14}

W.I.P. Wednesday {7.16.14}

Happy hump day!  Today I’m here to share some fun little (and by little I mean tiny!) blocks with you.  My awesome quilting bee met last month and decided that our challenge for July would be to create the smallest version we could of some of our favorite blocks (or just any block miniaturized). I … Continue reading

W.I.P. Wednesday {7.2.14}

W.I.P. Wednesday {7.2.14}

How is it already July?!?  This summer is passing by way to quickly for me, especially after what seemed like the longest winter ever! Today I’m checking in with my 10 in 10 quilt guild challenge.  If you recall, last month the number 2 was chosen and that was my Jacob’s Ladder quilt.  I did absolutely … Continue reading

Happy Geese {a finished quilt!!}

Happy Geese {a finished quilt!!}

It’s finally done…my Happy Geese is quilted and bound!!  [Edit - you can purchase the pattern for this quilt here or here]   I am thrilled with the way it turned out, even if it did seem to take forever to quilt it.  I used my go-to Aurifil 50 wt. 2021 and quilted radiating circles … Continue reading

W.I.P. Wednesday {6.18.14}

W.I.P. Wednesday {6.18.14}

While it may seem like I’m not getting a lot of sewing done lately, I assure you that I have been very busy!  Unfortunately a few of the projects I’ve been working on have to remain secret for the time being.  But I can share what I’m trying to finish up this week. Remember my … Continue reading

Moda Bake Shop – Trifle Dish Sew Along

Moda Bake Shop – Trifle Dish Sew Along

I’m a little late in sharing this with you, but Moda Bake Shop has started a sewing challenge this week.  They asked us “Chefs”s to use our favorite pre-cuts and design a block to make up a row quilt.  The blocks are sweet as can be and Oda May picked her favorites to layer together … Continue reading