7 03, 2011

Modern Basics :: 1, 2, 3!

By |March 7th, 2011|finished quilt, Modern Basics|0 Comments

1, 2, 3!

is from my first book – Modern Basics! I really want to encourage the new quilter to love quilting, and not be overwhelmed by the process!

Measures 72″ x 96″

Easily customized to suit any decor.


Modern Basics: Easy Quilts to Fit Your Budget, Space, and Style is available on Amazon!

24 01, 2011

One Thing, One Week Challenge :: Link Up 6

By |January 24th, 2011|Challenge Week, finished project, finished quilt|31 Comments

Are you ready!?  85 of you left comments telling me what you hoped to accomplish in the last week!  I’m expecting some great progress from all of you this week!

Today we link up and show off what we got done. If you haven’t already, go post about it on your blog (or flickr) and come […]

23 01, 2011

It’s a Hoot Baby!

By |January 23rd, 2011|finished quilt, Moda Bake Shop|10 Comments

Just popping in to let you know I am sharing a tutorial over at Moda Bake Shop today!

Check out more of this sweet quilt and leave a comment – please – over at Moda Bake Shop!

31 12, 2010

Doll Quilts

By |December 31st, 2010|finished project, finished quilt|17 Comments

Hi there!  To round out the dozen Christmas gifts I made this year, are three doll quilts!  Nieces and my cousin’s daughter were the happy recipients.

Sophia helped me with the pictures before Christmas –

Diamond in a square alternated with squares, in It’s a Hoot fabrics, and quilted on a diagonal.

This one is random size strips […]

28 12, 2010

More Christmas Presents!

By |December 28th, 2010|finished project, finished quilt|19 Comments

Hi there!  I have a bunch more table runners to share with you!  Up first is one I made for my mom.

I used Dream On and my Go! Cutter to cut all the HST’s.  They sewed up in a hurry, just what I needed!  I quilted with straight lines to compliment the geometrics.

This one I […]

22 12, 2010

Teacher Gifts!

By |December 22nd, 2010|finished project, finished quilt|14 Comments

With our last day of school yesterday, I’m free to share some of the sewing I’ve been working on this last month!  Teacher’s are hero’s in my eyes, and my girls’ – they adore them.  Last year with the book…we baked cookies and shared, but I had really wanted to give something quilty.  So this […]

7 12, 2010

Lily & Will Commission Quilt – Complete!

By |December 7th, 2010|finished quilt|35 Comments

These fabrics were begging for a traditional design, and so, I looked through traditional blocks to find the right combination for this quilt.  In the end I decided on these:

It looks as though it is set on point, when in fact it is not!  The blocks between the stars are four patches, with triangles in […]

9 11, 2010

Doll Quilt Finish

By |November 9th, 2010|finished quilt|34 Comments

Much earlier in the year, as I was working on my Doll Quilt Swap, I made a bunch of disappearing 9-patch blocks.  I was considering them for the background to the dresden plates, but decided on the plainer background, because the plates were lost on this busy background.  I put it aside and didn’t really […]

4 11, 2010

My Festival Quilt

By |November 4th, 2010|Bloggers Quilt Festival, finished quilt|63 Comments

The Festival continues to be amazing and well viewed!  I hope you all are enjoying a bunch of traffic and comments on your posts.  I finished my quilt I was hoping to share with you this week!

Spinning Pinwheels:

I had so much fun designing and making this quilt!  It had been one of many designs in my arsenal […]

24 09, 2010

Boxed Charms Quilt

By |September 24th, 2010|finished quilt|22 Comments

Hi there!  Look what I pulled out of the dryer this morning – just in time to share over on Amy’s blog!   What I’m calling Boxed Charms Quilt in Amy Butler prints and Shot cottons.  In an attempt to put some favorite prints in a quilt (novel idea – huh?) and an easy sewing […]

13 09, 2010

Vintage Dreams Quilt

By |September 13th, 2010|finished quilt, Moda Bake Shop|23 Comments

Hi Friends!
I have a new quilt tutorial to share over at Moda Bake Shop! To celebrate, it and my book, I’ve put my patterns on sale – this week only! Check out my shop for details.
Go check it out and leave me a little comment love – please!

25 08, 2010

Doll Quilt Swap 9

By |August 25th, 2010|Doll Quilt Swap, finished quilt|28 Comments

Hi there!  I’ve been working behind the scenes here on my challenge for the week – I hope you have gotten started on your challenge too!  Today I am enjoying the last day with my girls, before 1st and 5th grade begins.  How is the summer gone already!?

Over the weekend I received my Doll Quilt […]