• LEARN,  quilting

    How to Make a Quilt with Fabric Panels

    A fabric panel can be kind of tricky or intimidating to purchase. You love it, but you don’t know if you should cut it up or not. How do you deal with the different panels?  Do others think you are cheating if you use them and call it a quilt? Well— I totally use and love a good fabric panel.…

  • quilt along

    Garden Walk Quilt Along – July

    Today we are moving beyond the center and adding our borders! If you have chosen to finish your quilt, that’s fine too. The outer borders feature some super simple nine patch quilt blocks and four star quilt blocks.  They are set in a corner, not on point– but they do have triangles along the sides of the nine patch quilt…

  • CREATE,  quilting

    How to Make a Herringbone Table Runner

    Learn how to make a Herringbone Table Runner using the quilt as you go technique. Simple and great for your fabric strips. Table runners are perfect for giving your room a new look without spending a whole lot of money and time on it.  They are kind of like pillows.  They can add pops of color and design to the…

  • CREATE,  quilting

    Quilt as You Go Placemats

    Quilt as you go placemats are perfect for giving this quilting technique a try.  You’ll learn how to stitch it all together so that when you are done, your quilting is done too! All that is left is binding.   Placemats are kind of the in between of mug rugs and table runners.  Their sizes really differ and it’s up to…

  • CREATE,  quilt along

    Garden Walk Quilt Along – June

    Today we are moving beyond the center and adding our borders for the Garden Walk Quilt Along – June. If you have chosen to finish your quilt, that’s fine too. The outer borders feature some super simple nine patch quilt blocks and four star quilt blocks.  They are set in a corner, not on point– but they do have triangles…

  • Learn how to make a quilt block on point.  There is a formula you can follow to make those quilt blocks "grow" in a setting that will make a larger quilt. 
    LEARN,  Quilt Blocks

    How to Make a Quilt Block on Point

    Learn how to make a quilt block on point.  There is a formula you can follow to make those quilt blocks “grow” in a setting that will make a larger quilt.  It’s a great trick when you need a larger quilt, but are limited with the amount of blocks.  I’ve been working on some quilts and there is one that…