Archives for May 2011

Free Pattern Friday – Digital Inspiration Board Edition

Inspiration Board Example Last year I found something that I thought was pretty cool - the fact that some people keep a cork board (or something similar) in their craft/quilting … [Read more...]

WIP Wednesday

Firstly I'll let you take a peek on what I've been doing when I'm not working on 10-minute blocks: Charm Square Pinwheel Blocks made with Origins by Basic Grey for … [Read more...]

15 – Hexagons, Pinwheels, Survey Results and Upcoming Trips

Better photos of my quilted fabric bowl: Hexagon Playtime Results of trying out the MSQC Charm Square Pinwheel technique: Stocking up … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – May Flowers!

April showers bring May Flowers and here are some free patterns on how to make your own fabric flowers.Pink Paper Peppermints wrote a great tutorial on how to make these cute fabric … [Read more...]

Weekly Goals

Finish 12 blocks for the 2nd quilt topBegin appliqué for blocks with namesBegin piecing tops togetherSew hexagon soccer balls for name blocksI finished the blocks for one quilt top on Sunday … [Read more...]

14 – A Quilted Fabric Basket, Upcoming Swaps, How to Task Manage Your Crafts

Procrastination Project of the Week: Quilted Fabric Bowl This is the fabric basket from my recent Free Pattern Friday post.  It is reversible.  The only issue I had was when I zig-zagged … [Read more...]

New Survey – Quilting Your Quilts

I was curious how other people typically quilted their quilts. I created a new survey! Please take a few minutes and fill it out. The results will be shared on a future podcast. … [Read more...]

Sunbonnet Sue Revealed!

This was my gift to my wonderful mother for Mother's Day.  I know she likes Sunbonnet Sue and while I didn't have time to do a large project I thought something she could hang in her home to … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – A Quilted Fabric Bowl!

Ok you know how much I love my fabric bowls (I realized this past weekend I needed to make a new one to hold my binding clips) and in doing a search I found a NEW pattern for a quilted … [Read more...]

Photo Update of Projects & Such

All the flowers I've sewn together so far and some new petals I'm thread basting. I really like it. Such a fun project. The growing tower of layer cake squares. I'm cutting the … [Read more...]