Wedding Ring Quilts
I have a niece who got engaged last year, and I reached out to find favourite colours to make the couple a quilt as a wedding gift. My friend and quilting buddy Sandy has TWO wedding quilts to make, and we both decided to make the Big Fat Wedding Ring Quilt, which makes a fast…
Black and White Series
I now have 3 mostly black and white quilts, and I love them all- don’t make me choose! OK, maybe the clamshell quilt, since it is the newest!
My first published pattern!
I have made a lot of tumbler quilts in the past few years, and last fall I made this version. It features elongated blocks, and I used a lot of light fabrics for the tumblers. I had to buy some extra fabric as I do not have a huge stash of pale solid fabrics. When…
Evolution of a Quilt
I have been making a lot of tumbler quilts, especially since Covid isolation began. This is the latest in that series. I was inspired to use my collection of striped fabrics, most of them Kaffe Fassett. Here are some of the photos I took along the way. The quilting is not very visible, on purpose!…
On the Wall 2013 /2015/ 2018
I found this old post in my drafts… it made me smile, as I did finally find a way to make these blocks work for me, and I have posted about the final solution in the past. Well the year is coming to an end pretty soon, so I thought I should post what is “On…
One Block, Two Quilts
I thought I was over my obsession with tumbler quilts, but there are SO many design possibilities with just one block. Here are the two most common designs, but even in that are so many choices with so many outcomes. Here are the two most common layouts for this kind of quilt.. the first is…