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Laced Star Hodge Podge...and a winner....

My little break from blogging has had quite an effect on me….I got into some bad habits and need to get back into the swing of posting….  126 more words


Month 3 of Modern Quilts Unlimited magazine/Michael Miller fabric block challenge.

Supernova Ohio Star is my rendition of the traditional  Ohio Star block.  The block was designed in idraw and paper pieced using Michael Miller cotton couture fabrics:  amethyst, orange, apricot, lemon.  37 more words

Michael Miller Fabrics

Paper Piecing Monday's Hodge Podge sampler...

For a month or so I have been thinking about what I wanted to do for the next Paper Piecing Monday series, and I finally decided I wanted to do a sampler quilt.  225 more words


More red white and blue...

As July comes to an end so does my red, white and blue pinwheel blocks….

I mixed the colouring up this week and I love the red background…I hope it works with the other blocks being made for the Quilting Bee… 46 more words


Special Spinning block

After two weeks of teaching quilting to kids, I am back to posting…starting with a special quilt block.  Last week my Do.Good.Stitches bee was set the challenge for this month to make some red/white/blue spinning blocks. 101 more words

Paper Piecing Monday

One finished quilt top and one giveaway...

This week, after a little procrastination. I finally finished sewing all my green stars into a quilt top…

I alternated the paper pieced blocks with 8 1/2 inch squares of low volume fabric… using mainly fabrics that had been used in the star blocks. 185 more words


A little miscalculation...

This week I finally decided on the layout for my green star quilt….and in doing so realised I was one block short!    So it was back to the drawing board…literally…and a new block was designed… 95 more words