Bed of Roses

The August/September issue of McCall’s Quick Quilts is now in stores with one of my quilts!  This is my first pattern to appear in a magazine.  I am super excited!  They took such lovely pictures of it as you can see. They gave it a lovely name, Bed of Roses.  I really love this quilt. …

Moda Bake Shop – Easy as Cake

Looks like a lot of you are up before I am. Today one of my patterns got to be on Moda Bake Shop! I am thrilled! I named it Easy as Cake. I did have another name picked out, but you will just have to dash over to Moda Bake Shop to read that story….

Jelly Roll Sampler Quilt Along 2010

**For anyone just joining us, welcome!  Come and play!  Grab a jelly roll and play catch up.  Let me clarify a little upfront:1) There isn’t an email list to remind you when the blocks are available.  You can sign up to be notified when my blog is updated.  I have posted instructions HERE.  2)  All…

Crazy Star Patch Runner Tutorial

Merry Christmas! I wrote up this tutorial for a fun star runner table runner. Flag Day Farms by Minick and Simpson is one of my all time favorite fabric lines so I had to make my runner with it. It would make fun Christmas or Winter Stars as well. It is similar to other off…

Machine Binding Tutorial

After picking up quilting as a hobby a dozen years ago, binding was one thing that took me a few years to learn. First I put a separate binding strip on each side of the quilt so there were raw edges on the corners. I only did that once. Then I folded the back around…