Happy Friday and welcome to the official start of the Designer Duo 2019 MIX IT UP quilt along!! Today Nancy, Sarah, and guest designers will be sharing our versions of block one "OUTBOUND", from the MIX IT UP pattern book. Fabric placement is key in creating completely different aesthetics when it comes to this quilt.… Continue reading Designer Duo 2019 – OUTBOUND • Block 1
For the second year in a row I have had the honor of being named Guest Designer in my friend Nancy Rink and Sarah Maxwell's Designer Duo quilt pattern and quilt along. Joining me as Guest Designers are Elisabeth Hardy of Elisabewquilts, Giuseppe Ribaudo, aka Giucy Giuce, Tiffany Hayes of Needle in a Hayes Stack, and Dolores Smith… Continue reading Mix It Up – Designers Duo 2019
It's an exciting day in my studio as I'm publishing a free quilt pattern I've designed for users of Crafter's Companion's GEMINI & Build-A-Block die cutting system. I recommend adding it to your sewing arsenal because it is effective, useful, and fun to use. Don't we all like those things?! To learn more about the… Continue reading Fresh Picked Quilt Pattern
Months ago my sweet and talented friend, Anneliese, reached out to me asking if I could help her out. She was in need of someone who could make an upcoming Eyecandy Quilts pattern and that she had designed it to be made using different substrates. Well, my interest was piqued and I was game. Anneliese… Continue reading Thunderboomers from Eyecandy Quilts is ELECTRIC!
DDQAL stands for "Designer Duo Quilt Along" and it's kicking off today with Designers, Nancy Rink & Sarah J. Maxwell. I'm thrilled to have been asked, along with Tiffany Hayes of Needle In A Haystack Quilt Shop, to be a guest designer. What does that mean? It means that Tiffany and I recolored the Kaleidoscope… Continue reading Happy DDQAL Day!!
So many of you have been making my ELEGANT OASIS quilt over on Instagram and I am so flattered and have truly loved all of your blocks. Forgive my delay on getting the quilt assembly instructions up. This won't be those, but it will be all the instructions to make the block. You can download… Continue reading #ElegantOasisQAL Pattern (it’s FREE!)