modern quilt sampler

Lu Summers' Quilt Improv

Lu Summers’ Quilt Improv

I was excited when I was asked to be part of the blog hop for Lu Summer’ new book Quilt Improv.  It’s a delightfully colorful and playful book that focuses on Improvisational piecing of all types.  And it’s extra fun to offer a copy of Lu’s Book to one lucky winner. I’m not going to

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Lottie Da

Lottie Da by Heather Bailey

I recently had the pleasure of working with Heather Bailey’s latest line (just arriving in stores now!) Lottie Da.  Isn’t it dreamy?  This is Classic Heather Bailey colors and vintage feel.  I used a new pattern of Heather’s (that I believe she will have available for free, but don’t quote me on that) to make

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Red Star Quilt UFO

Red Star Quilt UFO – Attack!

A year and a half ago I think, I started a little group on Flickr, Project UFO (link in sidebar). In our group, we gently support each other through the process of tackling those UFOs that we all have laying around. You know…the projects started with the best of intentions but somewhere along the way

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Asterisk Quilt

Asterisk Quilt – complete!

I finished a UFO!!  An honest to goodness, 2.5 year old UFO!!  Woohoo!  I’m very slowly cutting down on that pile.  I’m trying to be good about not starting new projects without working on the old ones.  It’s been tough but soooo satisfying to finish up those older projects once begun with such enthusiasm. I

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Mario quilt 3,888 pieces


In case you’re wondering, that’s the number of 1.5″ square blocks that are in my Mario quilt.  Yes…almost 4,000 teeny little blocks sewn together along with sashing and borders and backing and general craziness. There were some hellish moments along the way but in end, I think you’ll all agree, it was worth it.  Honestly

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