3 06, 2019

7 Easy Quilt Patterns to Sew this Summer!

By |2019-06-03T11:48:37-06:00June 3rd, 2019|pattern|2 Comments

Schools out and the sun is out making it a little more difficult to stay inside and sew. I know I want to soak up as much sunshine as I can (with sunscreen!) and enjoy the outdoors while it's nice outside.  I’ve selected my seven favorite easy quilt patterns that you can sew up while [...]

17 01, 2019

Getting Started in Improv Quilting…even if you don’t know where to begin

By |2019-01-17T09:31:48-06:00January 17th, 2019|#100DaysOfQuiltImprov, pattern|12 Comments

Improv quilting is a fun and often overwhelming method to piece a quilt. I spent 100 days exploring improv quilting and want to encourage you to explore too! My History Looking around at my quilts and projects I've designed and made, I tend to be a very orderly quilter. I love the sequence and symmetry [...]

14 08, 2017

Introducing Wanderlust

By |2017-08-08T10:06:57-06:00August 14th, 2017|My Fabric, pattern|6 Comments

Hi friends! I'm excited to introduce my next fabric line with Moda -- Wanderlust! This line is inspired by traditional Henna designs and colored with beautiful Indian sari's. Last winter while I was working on the line I was really in need of the bright and happy colors - so I infused as much deep, [...]

14 08, 2017

Inspiring Stitches & Heartland Heritage

By |2017-11-17T09:15:01-06:00August 14th, 2017|finished quilt, Inspiring Stitches, pattern|3 Comments

Hi there! First, I need to tell you about Inspiring Stitches - it's a brand new company that I've started with my really good friend Heather. I say really good friend, because that's what you have to be to work together the way business owners do! We have repeatedly surprised ourselves by the way we [...]

27 02, 2017

Off the Rails Quilt!

By |2017-02-26T20:23:10-06:00February 27th, 2017|finished quilt, pattern|6 Comments

Free Quilt Pattern - Off the Rails! Hi friends! Meet Off the Rails. This quilt is my exploration of modern traditionalism in quilts. The ladies over at Simple Simon & Company - have invited everyone to explore the definition of a modern quilt throughout the year with a different theme each month. You [...]

29 08, 2016

Adventures Quilt Patterns

By |2017-02-06T09:17:40-06:00August 29th, 2016|finished quilt, pattern|0 Comments

I have new quilt patterns that coordinate with my Adventures fabric line shipping this November to share today! It's always fun to make in my own fabric, but seeing your creativity in the fabrics you choose and layout decisions are the best. I can't wait to see what you create with these! Wildwood is [...]

26 05, 2016

The Splendid Sampler Block :: Simple Surprises

By |2017-02-06T09:17:44-06:00May 26th, 2016|books, pattern|7 Comments

I've mentioned The Splendid Sampler a few times here, and I'm glad to share my block with all of you today! When I looked at designing a 6" block, my initial thought was to keep it simple and yet add movement. Many months later, and many complicated blocks too - I'm sure many of you will [...]

23 02, 2016

Fundamentals Quilt Pattern

By |2017-02-06T09:17:44-06:00February 23rd, 2016|finished quilt, pattern|2 Comments

I'm remaking a few of my favorite patterns in solids, to hopefully inspire you to start something new! If you aren't following me on Instagram, I highly recommend it - I do plan to continue to blog, but love sharing quick peeks at what I'm working on, while I'm working on it. (+I'm about to [...]