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Small Step

The next step for the fairy panels was to move towards a setting idea.  One way to “grow” a quilt is to set the blocks on point, but I didn’t want those fairies to fall over. 25 more words


TBT - Crosses & Losses

Happy Thursday!

Last week, Penny Rose Fabrics presented the Crosses & Losses quilt block tutorial for Traditional Block Thursday. I really love this pattern and would like to make a full quilt with this block one day. 256 more words


Small And Sweet

Even tiny panels have potential.  I was given a little strip of fabric that had five mini-panels.   It wasn’t much to work with, but they were fairies and really sweet. 35 more words



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As noted (extensively) in the last post about this quilt, the center block is a variation of an old design called “Odd Fellow’s” block.  819 more words


Mini Kaleidoscope Quilt

Last week I looked at the bag of Lizzy House fabric scraps I had gathered in the last couple of months and I decided I needed to do something with them… a couple of hours later and I had made this little beauty… 141 more words

Modern Scrap Quilt

Stars and Pinwheels QAL - Block 2 - Flying Fan

Susan of Desertsky Quilting has posted the second block in her block-of-the-month series, Stars and Pinwheels QAL.  The new block is called Flying Fan.  … 237 more words


Disappearing nine-patch with sashing: a quick tutorial

When I first started quilting, I thought the disappearing nine-patch block was like magic! Before I knew anything about modern fabric or designers, I found a Flea Market Fancy 6″ charm pack at my very traditional LQS and got to work. 233 more words