Charm square projects!

I have been working diligently on making quilted table runners for the large craft show in our area. I also had some sweet charm squares I wanted to use for a baby quilt. I love using charm squares (5″ squares of fabric) for lots of different projects. I used...

Ugly into useful!

Wondering what to do with an ugly quilt block? I have a solution that can (at least) turn it into something useful. I bought a bag of assorted cotton quilt fabric at the Goodwill. I could see there was quality fabric (Moda and Maywood Studios) but I could not tell...

Finished quilt top!

  It feels like FOREVER since I made a quilt so I made this sweet quilt top from a charm pack I purchased from Missouri Star Quilt Company a couple of weeks ago. It is the perfect size for a lap or couch throw.   In order to make a decent size throw with...

My Other Favorite Sewing Machine

I have often mentioned working on Jenny, my Janome 1600P. Jenny is a high speed, straight stitch only machine that is great for fast piecing and quilting. Amazing for quilting. Let me tell you, though, that she is extremely heavy and not travel friendly. Several years...

Chevron Baby Quilt Part Deux!

Now that it is finished and will be off in the mail tomorrow, I can show you some additional photos of the chevron baby quilt I made. I loved this fabric when I found it a couple of years ago and I think it is a wonderful choice for a little boy. Can you see the zebra...

A Chevron Baby Quilt

At last! I am quilting again and it feels SO GOOD! All that I have left to do on this sweet chevron baby quilt is find the perfect zebra flannel to use for binding. I used a layer of flannel as the batting so it is flannel on the top, flannel in the middle and flannel...