Freebie: Pumpkins in a pickup truck

Free printable pumpkin and truck AutumnPumpkins for your li’l punk-ins. You don’t have to visit the pumpkin patch to get in the Autumnal spirit. Ella Claire’s guest blogger, Emmie, from My Someday in May, offers up this free printable of a truck overflowing with … Read More...

Tutorial: Spring meadow quilt

Meadow Spring Quilt AustraliaKirsty of Bonjour Quilts celebrates the start of Spring (Australia) with this fresh quilt she calls “Meadow”. Commenter Betty van Os had this reaction to it,

Beautiful sweeping meadow full of flowers in spring; I can almost smell them from

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Botanical prints – free downloads

Botanicals 2 Free Prints Graphics FairyHere are two brilliant botanical prints Karen, of The Graphics Fairy, shares with her readers. I think the first one, Tropical Leaves, is begging to go under a thread artist’s needle. While Karen sees these two leaf prints hanging … Read More...

Baby boy quilt and free pattern

Baby Boy Trianglles Quilt Film in the FridgeTender as butterfly wings, the black hearts skip across a white ground. Dots and solids join the queue in triangles positioned side-by-side, some up, some down. This well-designed baby quilt, a part you see here, is the work of Ashley … Read More...

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Snowball made into a Snowpile

Snowball quilt pattern Moda Bake ShopNo, this is not a puzzle, it’s a diagram of a quilt. The maker, Jenn Nevitt, of mommysew,  used a simple block, the Snowball. Clever placement of these blocks make the quilt sing. About the theme of the quilt, she … Read More...

Tips for using acrylic templates

Tips Using Acrylic Templates Tonya Crafty MummySharing is caring. This is especially true of the online quilting community with blogs full of secrets for reaching patchwork bliss. One of my favorite bloggers, Tonya, of Crafty Mummy, is using a new tool she wants you to know … Read More...

0 NYB block + free pattern

New York Beauty Quilt Block This is a brilliant example of a New York Beauty (NYB) quilt block, made by Cindy, of Fluffy Sheep Quilting. She mixed whimsical fabric motifs with pink and green solids. It works!

Quilters refer to this simple block as Block … Read More...

Tutorial: Fry Quilt Mini

Fry Quilt TutorialWould you like a coke with those fries? This mini quilt is the work of Christopher Thompson from The Sewing Party. Of his original design he explains it was born of improvisational sewing while dwelling on some of his favorite … Read More...

How do you want it quilted?

Quilt Pattern Catalog long arm free motionWhether you finish your quilt top at home or send it out to a professional long arm quilter, selecting the ‘right’ pattern to finish your project (stitching/quilting the three layers together) can be daunting, even for experienced quilters.

Enter Lee … Read More...

Tutorial: Early Bird Baby Quilt

Early Bird Quilt TutorialI cannot resist making baby quilts for family members. Pressed for time, I often make a simple one-block. Next time, I’m going to try this sweet quilt, Early Bird, created by Becky, from Patchwork Posse.

It’s beyond simple; she … Read More...

Jungle Abstractions Lion quilt

Jungle Abstractions Quilt The Lion Violet CraftIf you love cats (m-e-o-w), you’ll love this big cat, hear him R-O-A-R. This stately lion is the sole block in a 60″ x 60″ quilt designed by Violet Craft. Her pattern uses foundation paper piecing and employs Michael Miller … Read More...