Pattern found HERE When I designed "The Sweater Quilt," a Christmas version was first in my mind. I was looking through upcoming Christmas fabric and was smitten with Christmas Adventure by Bev McCullough of Flamingo Toes for Riley Blake Designs. The fabric is not normally … [Read more...] about The Sweater Quilt Christmas Adventure
The Sweater Quilt: Fall Version-the details, the colors, the quilting
The Sweater Quilt is available in my Etsy shop and patterns are 20% off. The Sweater Quilt started out as a themed Christmas quilt. As the design began to form, I realized I wanted to make a Christmas sweater quilt, a Halloween sweater quilt, a fall quilt, etc. I knew then … [Read more...] about The Sweater Quilt: Fall Version-the details, the colors, the quilting
LIVE Irish Ring Quilt-Along Schedule
I will be doing a LIVE Irish Ring Quilt-Along on Fridays May 14th-June4th at 9pm Est. The way to think about this is a LIVE sewing retreat. I will be on Instagram LIVE for a half hour to an hour every Friday sewing with you! If you miss it or it is too late, don't worry because I … [Read more...] about LIVE Irish Ring Quilt-Along Schedule
Quick Four-Patch Method
With my latest pattern, Irish Ring Quilt, I shared a quick way to make four-patches. I have filmed a tutorial on my Instagram @quiltingfor4 saved in my highlights. Here is the tutorial as well. First layer two squares that are the same size. Often four-patches are a print and … [Read more...] about Quick Four-Patch Method
Learning to Traditional Hand Quilt -Tiny Stitch and an Interview with Esther Miller- Master Hand Quilter.
I never had an intention to hand quilt. I never wanted to learn. It didn't catch my eye. I did see big stitch quilting EVERYWHERE and loved the look and bold modern statement. Eventually I even did some big-stitch hand quilting on a few quilts. It gave a lovely touch but also a … [Read more...] about Learning to Traditional Hand Quilt -Tiny Stitch and an Interview with Esther Miller- Master Hand Quilter.