Galaxy Half Square Triangle Quilt - Mythic Seam
I thought pairing it with some blacks might help draw out the galaxy colors. I went with blacks that seemed “starry” to me.
Friday Finds #5
Need info on cleaning or maintaining your Featherweight? Looking for a part for it? This is the place to visit....... .Nova's Feather...
Showcase Sunday: Sarah at Confessions of a Fabric Addict - My Bijou Life
Welcome to Showcase Sunday! I have the privilege of knowing so many wonderful artisans – painters, musicians, quilters and other …
How I Store and Manage My Fabric Scraps
Last year, I cleaned out and got rid of most of my fabric stash. (Read about that here). I didn't touch my scraps though. I can't bring myself to get rid of them because someday I'll make a postage stamp quilt or a string quilt or a scrappy something! (Maybe I'll design a quilt meant to use scraps...hmm...) In the ba
A sunny sewing room + folding fabrics to size
Take a quick peek around this sewing room and studio, then see how easy folding fabrics can be to fit your own fabric organizers.
Quilting Tutorial, Variations - mandalei quilts
I had meant to put this up around Valentine’s Day, because one of these looks an awful lot like hearts, and it’s probably as close to hearts as I get. In any case, these three variations are based off the earlier tutorial, with the first line being some form of swirl. The simplest variation is […]
Sewing Room Organization: Your Complete Guide
Finally get your sewing room under control - no matter how many works in progress you have. This sewing room organization guide has it ALL!
Wave PDF quilt block pattern | Etsy
This classic foundation paper-pieced 7" by 7" square wave block is the perfect complement to your nautical-themed projects! It looks complicated, but is very simple to sew. The easy quilt block could be used by itself or with coordinating blocks to make a baby boy quilt, or wall hanging for that special someone in your world. This fun-to-make pattern is appropriate for a confident beginner to intermediate quilter. The pattern includes: -List of materials needed -Detailed directions for…
Tidepools Quilt Pattern Digital Download PDF | Etsy
Tidepools Quilt Pattern. Beautiful Pinwheels in the Shades of the Sea! Made with Hoffman Batiks! Quilt Size: 60" x 78" This is a quilt pattern in PDF form. You will be sent a link for this PDF download immediately after your purchase! Due to the instant download feature this pattern is non-refundable. If you would like a hard copy of this pattern mailed to you, please visit our website and order from there. Thank you for your order! Patterns include only instructions for the quilt…
Turtle Swimming Foundation Paper Piecing Pattern
This is a PDF, instant downloadable pattern. You will receive the instructions, colored diagram, letter diagram, and order of sewing the paper pieces together. The finished block sizes are 8 x 8, 10 x 10 and 12 x 12 inches. All seam allowances are 1/4inch, be sure to unclick "fit to page" when printing this pdf pattern. This is a large paper piecing, and can be used as a mini quilt, or a larger block in a quilt. Great for any outdoor, beach, tropical, animal, underwater, water, swimming…
Raising the Bar: Quilting Linear Spaces
Don't let the long, narrow areas on your quilt throw you for a loop. Discover innovative methods to fill even the trickiest spaces with gorgeous quilting!
Frances Firefly - Pattern by Elizabeth Hartman (EH 026)
Frances Firefly - Pattern by Elizabeth Hartman (EH 026)ABOUT THE QUILTUse 2-1/2” fabric strips to make these colorful fireflies. Just a few of these large-scale blocks will make a bold and graphic impact on your next quilt! The pattern includes instructions for making quilts measuring 40" x 48" or 60" x 70".(Please note that the blocks in this quilt are significantly larger than the Frances Firefly blocks in my Fancy Forest pattern.)ABOUT THE FABRIC2-1/2” x WOF strips are commonly sold in…
Origami Crane Pattern and Tutorial
At long last I’ve managed to do a tutorial for my Origami Crane block (finishes at 12″). I’m planning to request it as my block in an online quilt block swap, so it seemed only f…
Thread Talk from my Sewing Machine #41
Rebecca had asked for a Thread Talk post on how I had quilted the feathers on these quilt sashings a couple of weeks ago… And so, here goes! The diagram below shows a quilt center. Beyond t…