12 12, 2018

Heartland Heritage — December

By |2018-12-11T21:01:47+00:00December 12th, 2018|Inspiring Stitches, quilt-along, Uncategorized|0 Comments

We made it to December! In the month of December for the Heartland Heritage pattern we are making the Tree block.This is one of the sweet and simple blocks in the quilt and so fun to make! Tree Using the stitch-and-flip method to create the angles in the tree block is a great shortcut. And [...]

10 12, 2018

Waterfall Quilt-Along — Week 5

By |2018-12-11T21:00:51+00:00December 10th, 2018|quilt-along, Waterfall QAL|0 Comments

The Waterfall Quilt-Along is moving right along, and I'm loving my progress so far! It's nice to have a simple project to relax with right now! If you haven’t signed up to get all the emails – you can start here anytime! Waterfall Quilt -- Week 4 Cutting segments is sometimes tedious, I like to cut my segments [...]

3 12, 2018

Waterfall Quilt-Along — Week 3 & 4

By |2018-12-02T17:03:58+00:00December 3rd, 2018|quilt-along, Waterfall QAL|0 Comments

The Waterfall Quilt-Along is underway! I’m excited to sew along with you and bond over this project. If you haven’t signed up to get all the emails – you can start here anytime!   Waterfall Quilt – Week 3 In week 3 we are strip piecing all of the thin strips that make up the [...]

19 11, 2018

Waterfall Quilt-Along — Week 2

By |2018-11-18T21:00:51+00:00November 19th, 2018|quilt-along, Waterfall QAL|0 Comments

The Waterfall Quilt-Along is underway! I'm excited to sew along with you and bond over this project. If you haven't signed up to get all the emails - you can start here anytime! Waterfall Quilt - Week 2 We need to cut our fabrics! No matter which size quilt you are making there is a [...]

14 11, 2018

Heartland Heritage — November

By |2018-12-11T21:02:22+00:00November 14th, 2018|Inspiring Stitches, quilt-along|0 Comments

In the month of November for the Heartland Heritage pattern we are making the Tulip block. This is one of my favorite blocks in the entire quilt! I love the little details, and how unique each flower is in the quilt. Tulip This adorable block, has some small squares but we strip pieced them. Be [...]

12 11, 2018

Waterfall Quilt – Along — Week 1

By |2018-11-12T09:46:42+00:00November 12th, 2018|quilt-along, Sewing Tips!, Waterfall QAL|9 Comments

The Waterfall Quilt-Along starts this week! I'm excited to sew along with you over the next 12 weeks. Yes! We will be sewing on this project through the holidays. Instead of thinking of it as one more pressure, think of it as your self-care. Time to reflect and enjoy a little time for yourself. If [...]

16 10, 2018

Nancy Zieman – The Rest of the Story — Review & Giveaway

By |2018-10-26T10:24:46+00:00October 16th, 2018|books, give away, review|140 Comments

Nancy's autobiography - Seams Unlikely, is a fantastic recount of Nancy's career. I've recommended the book to friends and family many times since reading it myself. When asked to share Rich's account of the few years since, I was honored. Nancy continues to be an inspiration to me, and I'm happy to share Nancy Zieman [...]

15 10, 2018

Tipsy Triangles

By |2018-10-15T10:25:31+00:00October 15th, 2018|Curated Quilts, finished quilt|5 Comments

Tipsy Triangles is a pattern I designed and made for Curated Quilts. The fourth issue focused on Triangle quilts and I had a lot of fun with these improvised triangles! Our submissions included two exacting patterns made with trusty half-square triangle units, so this was a great departure. Tipsy Triangles The fabrics used in the [...]

10 10, 2018

Heartland Heritage — October

By |2018-10-10T11:07:36+00:00October 10th, 2018|Inspiring Stitches, quilt-along|0 Comments

In the month of October for the Heartland Heritage pattern we are making the Spotlight block. I always enjoy a bit of a challenge as I work through different patterns. Working with bias edges is always a challenge no matter how skilled! Spotlight This fun block, keeps the fabric decisions to a minimum. Your background [...]

28 09, 2018

Slab

By |2018-09-28T14:13:12+00:00September 28th, 2018|finished quilt|2 Comments

Hi there! The Blogger's Quilt Festival always takes more of my time than I'm expecting. I'm back and excited to share, Slab, another quilt that I've made this year. Slab Slab was made and patterned for the Curated Quilts Minimalistic Issue. We had a lot of fun exploring the less is more idea in this [...]

25 09, 2018

Blogger’s Quilt Festival — Winners!

By |2018-09-27T10:21:19+00:00September 25th, 2018|Bloggers Quilt Festival|17 Comments

What an amazing week of quilts for the Blogger's Quilt Festival! Thank you to all of you that posted and shared your quilts. It's time to post the Festival Winners! I had intended to write this post yesterday, and every time I sat down to start, the quilts pulled my attention away. Today, I'm focused! [...]