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UFO Update

I wanted to work on my Bow tie quilt first, but I did not purchase backing fabric yet. Instead, I focused on the leftover fabric that I already had. 80 more words


Remaining Hive Blocks

The Cincinnati Modern Quilt Guild Bee Hive Swap continued over the summer, and in fact, at tonight’s meeting we hand off the last of the blocks for this session. 467 more words


Block of the Month - Block 8

OK – back to the blocks again now. This month’s is ‘Square within a Square’.

It’s a little bit similar to the ‘Four-patch Star’ but a different centre. 54 more words

August OMG Finish and Q3 FAL Finish

August has been a productive month in the quilting sense.  First to report, I accomplished my August OMG with 2 draw string bags.  The first was made using a tutorial from… 599 more words


Sunday sketch #9

Triangles seem so much more versatile than squares and rectangles. I’ve been playing around with half-square triangles in repetitive patterns that evoke trees* and somewhat Aztec-like designs. 127 more words

Sunday Sketch

Baby Quilt for a friend!

Everyone has that stage in their lives where all their friends are getting married and/or getting pregnant all at once, right? It’s like a bug that goes around and bites people and they just all start falling one by one. 199 more words


For the love of half square triangles {shortcuts + block design}

Because I love HSTs and you should too!

I know there are a few beginning quilters out there who follow my blog, so I thought I’d start posting some tips, tricks and beginner basics I’ve picked up along my quilting journey. 451 more words