Add a Drawstring to Reversible Bucket Hat

I love to make reversible bucket hats for the little people in my life. This adorable hat is a pattern (free!) from Oliver + S that you can make in less than a day. I usually choose a fancy or crazy print for one side and a plainer print for the other side to give the […]

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Color and Clarity Quilt detail

Color and Clarity Quilt Finish

Color and Clarity Quilt Finish I’m excited to share my completed Color and Clarity quilt today. The idea for this modern quilt came together pretty quickly and I am in love with these cool, clear diamonds. The quilt title refers to two of the 4C’s (color, clarity, cut, and carat) that experts use to describe […]

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Flipped Corners Tutorial for Quilt Blocks, Part 1

Flipped Corners is an easy and versatile technique for making many kinds of quilt blocks. You can add a triangle to any corner by simply sewing a square on top of a base square or rectangle. Let’s practice flipping the opposite corners on background squares. Cut Your Squares Cut four 3″ squares for the dark […]

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2017 New Quilt Bloggers Hop

New Quilt Bloggers Hop Welcome to my stop on the 2017 New Quilt Bloggers Blog Hop! As a very new quilt blogger I am excited to be part of this fun blog hop. Many thanks to our hosts Yvonne @Quilting Jetgirl, Leanne @she can quilt and Beth @Cooking Up Quilts for organizing this and for being such amazing mentors. […]

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Slice and Insert Quilt

Slice and Insert Quilt Technique to the Rescue

The Challenge My quilt guild recently held a challenge that our makers of quilt fun called Divide and Conquer. Each person started with one yard of randomly selected fabric. We each ripped our yard in half and passed one half to the next person. Then we ripped the half yard we just received in half […]

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