Curved Piecing…

I know. Curved piecing seems SO difficult. But I’m hear to tell you, stop running from it because it is SO easy. The trick is to pin EVERYWHERE. And then just stitch with your quarter inch seam allowance. When you go to the iron, everything will fall into place with absolutely no effort. I’m not…

Binding Is In My Future…

Oh my, that’s quite a pile isn’t it? In that pile from top to bottom is my Meadow Mystery quilt, the 2017 Stash Bee quilt and the 2016 Stash Bee quilt. I need to find some good shows to binge watch on Netflix in the evenings. As 3 projects come are nearing their end, I…

Hungarian Posies Is Finished…

It all started with this block that I submitted to Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks, I called the block Hungarian Posies because it was inspired by a photo of Hungarian embroidery on the cuff of a young girl’s sleeve. I’ve tried to find that photo but sadly I cannot. The block was accepted by Quiltmaker and was…

Curved Piecing for June…

So Island Batik Fabrics has set the bar high once again for the Island Batik Ambassadors. This month our challenge is to use curved piecing in our project. The quilt can be any size. Once again I turned to Pinterest for ideas and I came across the Mod Melons pattern that is available as a…

Two Project Updates…

First, I finished the quilt top for my 2016 Designer Mystery from Fat Quarter Shop. I’m not going to quilt this one so I packed up the quilt top, the backing and the binding for my long arm quilter. She’s a wonderfully talented quilter and she will attach your binding to your quilt if you…