Shoot for the Stars {a finished quilt!}

Shoot for the Stars {a finished quilt!}

Remember the sneak peek of an arrow I gave you a couple of weeks ago?  Well, here is my finished mini quilt, Shoot for the Stars. I used my friend, Sarah‘s Love Struck Arrow pattern and pieced them together with a “sashing” in between.  Then I embroidered Shoot for the Stars in a stitch I found … Continue reading

W.I.P. Wednesday {4.1.15}

W.I.P. Wednesday {4.1.15}

Happy April!!  I’m hoping not too many of you get pranked for April Fools Day :)  I was able to finish four more Farmer’s Wife Quilt blocks… Block 17 – Cats and Mice Block 18 – Century of Progress (my new favorite!!!) Block 19 – Checkerboard Block 20 – Churn Dash So, that’s 10 more … Continue reading

Succulents Blog Hop {and giveaway!!}

Succulents Blog Hop {and giveaway!!}

It’s no surprise that I am a BIG fan of Heather Givans (Crimson Tate) and her first fabric line, Succulents.  Heather has become a truly special friend of mine and is so supportive of me and everyone else in this wonderful quilting/sewing community.  She is a beautiful spirit and true artist who has pulled together … Continue reading

Succulent Shelf {a tutorial}

Succulent Shelf {a tutorial}

The day has finally come that I can share my Succulent Shelf pattern with all of you who have been waiting!!  (Seriously, thank you so much for the love you have shown me over this pattern.  I appreciate it more than you’ll ever know!)  You can download the succulent plant and flower pot patterns in my … Continue reading

W.I.P. Wednesday {3.25.15}

W.I.P. Wednesday {3.25.15}

If you follow me on Instagram, you are aware that my work trip that was to keep me away from home for almost a month has been cancelled…hallelujah!!  And once that happened, I quickly got to work with my red and white fabrics to make a few more Farmer’s Wife Quilt blocks. Block 14 – … Continue reading

Sweet Succulents {I just can’t get enough of them!}

Sweet Succulents {I just can’t get enough of them!}

Remember the Succulent Shelf quilt I made last year using Heather Givan‘s amazing, first ever fabric line?!?!  Well, I wasn’t the only one to adore these little plants and my friends over at Love Patchwork & Quilting asked me to create a few more to be put on cushions.  Of course I was thrilled!   These “Sweet Succulents” … Continue reading

W.I.P. Wednesday {2.25.15}

W.I.P. Wednesday {2.25.15}

Happy Hump Day! Although it may not appear like it here on the blog, I actually have been doing quite a bit of sewing the last couple of months.  Unfortunately I can’t share two of those projects here just yet.  But on Monday I was able to work on a few more Farmer’s Wife blocks, … Continue reading

Persimmon Swoon {a finished quilt!}

Persimmon Swoon {a finished quilt!}

I’m so happy to FINALLY share my finished Persimmon Swoon with you all!!  It has been done for a couple of weeks, but with snow, frigid temps and no sun, I haven’t been able to get any decent photos until today. I still can’t take a photo outside because if it isn’t snow covered, it’s … Continue reading