Happy Independence Day!!!

I know, it’s been a while, but during 2017 I was caught up in making many, many red and blue Sawtooth Star blocks of 2 different sizes. Early this year, my favorite long arm quilter got her hands on the quilt and did some quilting. I quickly attached the binding and then there the quilt…

A Couple of Fun Things…

Today is September 25th and if you use the Quilter’s Planner, you see that the block featured this week is the traditional Sawtooth Star. I love this block so much that I wrote a tutorial for it earlier this year. You can find the tutorial here.Working on this tutorial got me dreaming of a quilt…

Random Updates…

I fell behind on the Patchwork Quilt Along last month, but thankfully only by a month. I was able to quickly catch up by finishing up the July block. I am still loving my fabric selection which is a combination of Christmas fabrics from Sweetwater. You may have forgotten about all those Sawtooth Stars I…

There’s Only Stars Here…

Sorry, no stripes to be found on this day after Independence Day. I hope you had a wonderful celebration if you are in the U.S. I haven’t done a ton of sewing lately, part of it is because I’ve had other non-sewing stuff going on and part of it is because I haven’t really been…

Cutting…

It was a gorgeous weekend this weekend. Saturday was one of those perfectly clear and hot days that make you just want to be outside all day long. And that is what I did. I didn’t do laundry this weekend, I didn’t cook this weekend and I didn’t even vacuum this weekend. I also did…