My Stepdaughter’s Quilt

I have made lots and lots of quilts for other people’s children.  This year I made a pledge to make quilts for my stepson and stepdaughter.  Actually I made the pledge last year, but this year I pledged to really finish them. First up is my stepdaughter’s quilt.  It includes her favorite colors.  Well, atContinue reading “My Stepdaughter’s Quilt”

Finish: Aqua and Red Wonky Sampler

This year I made a bazillion aqua and red blocks and then squirreled them away to become wrinkly and unloved.  They were great skill builders – but they definitely were, um, random.  Random block patterns chosen, and all random sizes because I was sewing beyond my skill. So when I became determined to use upContinue reading “Finish: Aqua and Red Wonky Sampler”

WIP: Hexagon Placemats

I have been working on these for awhile.  Six placemats for my dining room table.  Am I seriously writing about decorating my dining room *again* on this blog?  I promise there are additional aspects to my personality.  Really, truly. These are tough, but fun.  Using the ruler set from Jaybird Quilts.  I love piecing them,Continue reading “WIP: Hexagon Placemats”