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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

Paper Piecing Monday

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

Modern Scrap Quilt

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

Paper Piecing Monday

The last green star....

Welcome to Paper Piecing Monday….the final edition of the Green Star series…

There is no rhyme or reason for my colour placement on this star… I just had fun and put scraps where ever they fitted.  107 more words

Paper Piecing Monday

A simpler green star...

Today’s paper piecing Monday I decided to keep it a little simpler – only  a four-part pattern!

With this pattern you can decide to not do the pieced center part (just use one piece of fabric to cover the center triangle).  47 more words

Paper Piecing Monday

An interesting source of fabric

At Christmas my darling husband gave me a set of Munki Munki flannel pj’s.  Pajama giving at Christmas seems to be a very American tradition..but I have fully embraced it.  247 more words