Wednesday, May 11, 2011

A little accomplishment

So, I have finally been able to get back to my sewing machine for a little while and here is what I have accomplished:

These Monkey Wrench or Snail's Trail quilt blocks are for my partners in the 2nd Quarter 3 x 6 Mini Bee on Flickr. While I have done a couple of mug rug swaps, this is my first online bee.

The way this bee works is that there are 6 members to each "hive" and each member makes five blocks using the same pattern, with fabric color preferences of the recipients. There is a Flickr conversation setup so that we can communicate with each other throughout the process. The process can be "secret" or not - it is up to each individual or hive. So far it has been a fun experience! I can't wait to receive my squishies!

Michele Hester

Free Quilt Pattern - WAY easier than it looks

I recently came across a new-to-me source for free quilt patterns. This one is going on my must-make list. How cute would this be in ...