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McCall’s Quilting — Carnaby Street

Today in the mail came McCall’s Quilting’s newest issue — January/February 2012. Inside this issue is a quilt that I love — Carnaby Street! http://www.mccallsquilting.com/articles/Carnaby_Street I love to see what McCall’s does with my quilts! Here’s  a picture of the full quilt from McCall’s. The fabric is England Swings by Rebekah Merkle for Timeless Treasures….

Block Four Winners

There’s always a week or two where the holidays make a quilt along a bit of a challenge.  But there is a reward for two of those who found a few minutes to spend with their sewing machine.  Sorry for the lateness of this post, but in my time zone, it is still Wednesday. The…

Block Five with Machelle Preston

Time for another Fat Quarter Stars quilt block!  This is a great one for a holiday — nice and easy! Our block today is from Machelle Preston of Cherry Tree Cottage: http://cherrytreecottagequilts.blogspot.com/ Machelle had a pattern published in Fons and Porter’s Easy Quilts this summer: http://moosequilts.blogspot.com/2011/07/fons-and-porter.html Now from Machelle: I have been so excited to…

A New Name and Two Winners!

Thank you all for the wonderful names for my ABC Quilt!  I was amazed, 1) at how uncreative I am when it comes to naming, 2) how creative other people are, and 3) how I could have used pretty much any of them!  There was one suggestion that I am actually going to use.  It’s…

A Mini Finish!

This quilt was my Ode to the Red and White.  I actually got it finished a month or so ago, but I hadn’t taken pictures of it yet.  The quilt is 13″ square. I am pleased with the way it turned out.  I have decided that I like mini quilts.  I even like hand quilting them. …

Quilt Naming Help — Please!

I finished this new pattern a few weeks ago.  It has been sitting here waiting to be put to good use, but it really needs a name!  I have not come up with anything even close to clever, or even acceptable for that matter.  I would love some help!  Please! I am donating this quilt…

A finish?

I used my churn dash blocks as an excuse to visit one of my local quilt shop — as if I need an excuse!  I was a little worried I would find a sashing and border that worked.  Actually, it was just the border print I was worried about.  That is the challenge of using…