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    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. 
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    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…

  • Learn how to make a quilt sleeve that you can secure with pins or hand stitching. Great for quilt shows or hanging in your own home.
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    How to Make a Quilt Sleeve

    Learn how to make a quilt sleeve that you can secure with pins or hand stitching. Great for quilt shows or hanging in your own home. For the past couple of years I’ve entered my quilt into a quilt show.  Nothing fancy or crazy— in fact, they are non-judged.  No matter the category, they need to have a quilt sleeve…

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    Garden Walk Quilt Along – Applique Corners

    This month we are working on our Garden Walk Quilt Along with applique corners! You can choose to do your applique using wool or cotton- either will work. Also, if you are doing needle turn applique- you’ll want to add extra seam allowance for turning under on the templates. Cannot wait to see what you choose to use for your…

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    Disappearing Quilt Blocks – Row Along

    The Disappearing Row Along is a free quilt along! You’ll sew up disappearing quilt blocks all year long! 64×80 row quilt Explore this fun technique. I’ve had this idea in my head for a little bit of time now and finally put it together and finished it— and am so excited to be announcing a row quilt along (completely free)…

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    Garden Walk Quilt Along – 1st Border

    This month we are finishing up the Garden Walk Quilt Along – 1st border.  Including sewing together our corner blocks to the previous quilt blocks and also the outer border. Simple to do and if you are a little behind, this month is a perfect one to catch up on. Next month we will hit the applique corners….so not a…

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    Gee’s Bend Quilts

    This past year or so has been a little bit of a journey of sorts- through exploring Gee’s Bend Quilts.  During 2018 in the Salt Lake Modern quilt group, I designed a Gee’s Bend Inspired quilt along.   The whole idea was to allow everyone the freedom of sewing blocks, with a little bit of structure and consistency.  This consistency of…