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Tone It Down – Finished Quilt!

My backstory on the Tone It Down Quilt Along – I started this quilt last fall, with the intention that it was for my...

Star-Crossed :: Complete & Gifted!

Hi Friends! I’m still wrapping up details from Blogger’s Quilt Festival, but I’m really excited to show off a newly finished quilt too!

Last weekend this...

Charm Pack Cherry – from Fat Quarter Shop

Hi there! I’m excited to be part of the release of Fat Quarter Shop’s newest FREE pattern – Charm Pack Cherry!  It’s a fun,...

Wedding Quilt & Our Trip

Hi there! I’ve been trying to gather my thoughts and post all week, and couldn’t quite get it together – so it waited. I...

Formation

This quilt has been in the works since April, I think! It’s fairly simple, and was pieced quickly, but I wanted to build my...

New Books!

Hi there! Last week I had a couple of fun packages from my publisher! Set the Table is a collection of beautiful table...

Modern Neutrals :: Whispered Lace

Whispered Lace is the cover quilt for Modern Neutrals, and I think is a great example of the rest of the book.  I had...

Modern Neutrals :: Waves

Waves is a soothing, graphic quilt! Made with a variety of prints, to add interest and fun.

Waves :

Waves measures 60″ x 72″.

Pieced by Amy...

Modern Neutrals :: Sliced

Sliced was a burst of inspiration while writing Modern Neutrals.  Usually I have things all planned out and, mostly stick to the plan! I...

Modern Neutrals :: Triangle Fury

Triangle Fury is super graphic and paper pieced to keep all those angles in check!

Triangle Fury :

Triangle Fury measures 45″ x 54″, with an...

Modern Neutrals :: Shifting Sands

Shifting Sands is the quickest quilt in the book! Fun to make and easy to incorporate in any space.

Shifting Sands :

Shifting Sands measures 50″...

Modern Neutrals :: Prism

I love the stark contrast and dominant shapes that emerge when these crisp blocks are turned and sewn into a quilt top! Prism is...

Modern Neutrals :: Quadrille

Quadrille is a simple update to a quarter cabin block.  I love the shapes and patterns that emerge with the addition of half-square triangle...

Modern Neutrals :: Pleated Patchwork

Pleated Patchwork is the one that almost got away! Since there is nothing else in the book quite like it, I put it in...

Modern Neutrals :: Pivot

Pivot is a fun quilt to piece, and dynamic!

Pivot :

Pivot measures 54″ x 63″.

Pieced by me – on my Baby Lock Melody.

Quilted by Natalia Bonner -...

Modern Neutrals :: Placid Curves

Placid Curves is a showstopper! I’ve watched a number of people flip through Modern Neutrals, and nearly every one had to stop and look...

Modern Neutrals :: Piked Peaks

Piked Peaks is a controlled scrappy quilt, made with half-square triangle units.  I fell in love with the layout and had to make it!

Piked...

Modern Neutrals :: In Motion

In Motion, is one of my favorite quilts in the book! With lots of half-square triangle units, this quilt is not  a quick project,...

Modern Neutrals :: Double Diamonds

Double Diamonds is one of the more intricate designs in the book, but a fun challenge! The blocks can be turned lots of different...

Modern Neutrals :: Digital Pinwheel

Digital Pinwheel is one of the more simple designs in the book, I love the graphic sense to the quilt, and the subtle movement...

Modern Neutrals :: Circuit Board

Modern Neutrals has been available for purchase just over a month, and I thought it time to share a little more about the project!...

Simple Sampler Quilt-Along :: Finished!

If you follow me on instagram, you saw a few peeks at this quilt over the weekend.  I am so happy with the finished...

Modern Basics II :: To The Point

To The Point graces the cover of Modern Basics II- It’s two color variations of the same block, twisted and turned to...

Modern Basics II :: String Maze

String Maze is paper pieced for accurate points and beautiful style!  These blocks could be laid out any number of ways that...

Modern Basics II :: Zipped Path

Zipped Path was almost a black and white quilt, but I found these beautiful prints by Dear Stella and knew the direction...

Modern Basics II :: Modern Cross-Stitch

Modern Cross-Stitch is a simple, graphic design.  I love texture and the feel of the Cross Weave fabrics, they tend to be...

Modern Basics II :: Modern Exchange

Modern Exchange is made with two alternating blocks with lots of appeal! There’s so many different ways to incorporate favorite prints or...

Modern Basics II :: Improvised Herringbone

Improvised Herringbone has a few foundation pieced blocks, that add a big impact to the quilt top! This is a great scrap...

Modern Basics II :: Modern Twist

Modern Twist is a simple and fun quilt to make.  It makes up quick, and is perfect for a nice nap on...

Modern Basics II :: Confetti Crossings

Confetti Crossings is a simple two block quilt, made with half-square triangles in contrasting prints, and a simple 16-patch.  In the book...

Modern Basics II :: Color Waves

Color Waves never fails to catch an eye – it is made with Kaufman’s Radiance collection of silk/cotton blend fabrics.  They are...

Modern Basics II :: Stepping Stones

Hi there! I hope you all had a great weekend! I had a lot of fun sharing these quilts in person with...

Modern Basics II :: Buttonholes

Buttonholes is a rectangular block, with long lean lines.  With this project, complete instructions for making flying geese are included, with no...

Modern Basics II :: Star-Crossed

This is one of many current favorites, right now!  I love the negative space created in Star-Crossed, and the quilting in those...

Modern Basics II :: Patchwork Weave

Patchwork Weave is a great scrap busting quilt! Select a palette for the center mosaic, and start stitching!

Patchwork...

Modern Basics II :: Sunrise

While I’m busy with some less exciting details of life, (taxes/sick kids/shipping quilts) I thought I would take the time to share...

Techno Flakes

Another finished quilt to share with you today!

You’ve seen me working on this quilt over the last couple...

Maasai Diamonds

Hi there! I’m excited to share a recent finish with you!  Maasai Diamonds is in response to the QuiltCon challenge issued by...

Button Box Quilt

I’m so happy to have a new finish to share with you for Blogger’s Quilt Festival!  My Button Box quilt is a variation of...

Schoolhouse Rocks!

Hi all! My Schoolhouse Rocks quilt made it home, and we made it outside for some pictures yesterday! I had fun working...

Craftsy Workshop & Pattern Sale

I hope my stateside friends had a fun and safe 4th of July! We had a relaxed day, full of fun here!  I’ve been...

EZ Dresden Quilting Challenge

Welcome to my stop on the inspiration blog hop, for the challenge! I’ve been using my EZ Dresden Quilting Ruler for three years or...

Bella Table Runner

BQF News:

Today is the last day to nominate your favorites in each of the categories! I will work over the...

Burst of Spring Quilt & Pattern

I’ve been teasing you with progress pictures of this quilt for the last month, and I’m so happy to finally have a finished quilt...

Cosmic Burst Pillow

I stayed up a little bit later than I should have last night, but I really wanted to get this pillow finished...

Modern Mini Challenge

I am squeaking in at the deadline for the Modern Mini Challenge with Ellison Lane Quilts.  I shared a few inspiration pieces almost a...

Girls In The Garden Blog Hop

Hi there!  I’ve been teasing you all week with my applique project, and it is finished and ready to share!  Pat invited...

Graduation Workshop and Finished Quilt!

Graduation is one of the quilts from Modern Basics – I love the proportions of it, and the LACK of blocks.  It...

Dizzy Kitchen

I’ve been dying to share this quilt with all of you, but was asked to keep images off-line until the line is/was...

Pocket Pixies Baby Quilt

A quick finish for a sweet new baby!

I actually haven’t met her, but I assume she’s sweet, she’s a baby...

Modern Basics :: Quilts

I found a sunny day at last, and had an hour to spare outside with my quilts!

All 14 of them...

Modern Basics :: Basic Postage

Basic Postage is from my first book – Modern Basics! I really love to encourage the new quilter to love quilting, and not be overwhelmed...

Modern Basics :: Knotted Squares

Knotted Squares is from my first book – Modern Basics! I really love to encourage the new quilter to love quilting, and not be overwhelmed...

Modern Basics :: Twisted Bars

Twisted Bars is a Jelly Roll quilt from my first book – Modern Basics! I really love to encourage the new quilter to love quilting,...

Modern Basics :: Modern Cabin

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

Modern Basics :: Basic Puzzle

Basic Puzzle is from my first book – Modern Basics! I really love to encourage the new quilter to love quilting, and not be overwhelmed...

Modern Basics :: Modern Maze

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

Modern Basics :: Graduation

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

Modern Basics :: Wind Power

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

Modern Basics :: Posie Patch

Posie Patch is from my first book – Modern Basics! I really love to encourage the new quilter to love quilting, and not be overwhelmed...

Modern Basics :: Tumbling Cubes

Tumbling Cubes is from my first book – Modern Basics! I really want to encourage the new quilter to love quilting, and not be...

Modern Basics :: Basic Ease

Basic Ease is from my first book – Modern Basics! I really want to encourage the new quilter to love quilting, and not be...

Modern Basics :: Modern V

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

Modern Basics :: Modern Mirrors

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

Modern Basics :: 1, 2, 3!

1, 2, 3!

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

One Thing, One Week Challenge :: Link Up 6

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...

Boxed Charms Quilt

Hi there!  Look what I pulled out of the dryer this morning – just in time to share over on Amy’s blog!...

Doll Quilt Swap 9

Hi there!  I’ve been working behind the scenes here on my challenge for the week – I hope you have gotten started...

Balanced Connections Quilt & Pattern

Hi friends ~  I’ve had a full few days, getting this pattern ready, de-stashing, and upgrading my blog!  What do you...





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Find Your Lula

Hi Friends! I’m plugging away at some deadline sewing that I can’t share yet, but wanted to let you know about a few spots...

Quiltcast #45 – Catching up with Amy & April

Hi there! It’s been quiet around here! Not to worry – lots of good stuff in is in the works! For the Quiltcast this...

Quiltcast #44 – Adventures in Hand Appliqué

Today both April and I are catching up with each other; and you!

My new, just for me project, is hand appliqué. I never thought...