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Moda Bake Shop: Hallie’s Hexi Stars

Today I have a post at Moda Bake Shop!     This is something new for me. I wanted to do something different with the hexagons that are all the rage. I cut them apart and sewed them together to make Hexi Stars. It was even more of a stretch because I hand pieced them…

Quilting in Space?!?

I just read a fun story about quilting in space!   Here’s a link to the story about Astronaut Karen Nyberg: http://www.collectspace.com/news/news-110113a.html There’s an amazing video where Karen explains how it works to sew in space. (And she has a fabulous ponytail!)   This picture is from the article.     Then it gets better! Next…

Fall Market

After getting to the hotel at 3:00 yesterday morning and getting three hours of sleep, we are all set up for Market! For some reason Blogger won’t let me post pictures from my mobile device, but I have figured out Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @moosequilts. See you there! Share

Quilt Featured at McCall’s Quilting Blog FREE PATTERN

McCall’s Quilting blog is featuring one of my favorite quilts that I have made, and I don’t even have a picture of it! It’s called Urban Neighborhood. It is a modern quilt made using a charm pack and three different shades of gray. I used Hope Valley, my favorite Denyse Schmidt line, for the color. You…

FREE Paper Pieced Teapot Pattern

My friend from our local quilt shop, Gracie Lou’s Quilt Shoppe, called me before shop hop and asked for my help. I love to help out when I can. She was making a pattern for shop hop. This is what we came up with:     She was looking for a paper pieced teapot. I…

Sewing Desk Makeover

Have you ever made up a project to keep one (or more) of your kids busy??? This one worked in my favor. My oldest has decided she likes to paint. These are our stools I let her paint not too long ago.     A couple days ago I was sitting at my old, drab…

Snow Kissed Star

I have received quite a few emails about my pattern Snow-Kissed Star that was on the cover of the Nov/Dec 2011 McCall’s Quilting Magazine.     I think the reason is because of this fabulous recent Moda Bake Shop recipe: http://www.modabakeshop.com/2013/09/bake-shop-basics-quilt-borders.html   I have recently made this quilt available to purchase as a single pattern!  …