Monday, May 27, 2013

I have a hard time resisting........

....
........traditional quilts. This one has combination of applique and traditional piecing. It reminds me of Baltimore Album quilts - in style.....

Click here to get the free quilt pattern.

Thursday, May 23, 2013

Quilting Feathers - a how to from APQS

As you may recall, I purchased a new Millenium long-arm quilting machine a few months ago. I am learning, learning,learning. Like many of you, I have a desire to become proficient in quilting feathers. APQS put out a very helpful article, written by Dawn Cavanaugh. You can click here to get it for yourself.

I would seeing your photos, as you try quilting your own feathers. (Misery loves company. ;-))

Sunday, May 19, 2013

It's never too early to start on the Christmas gifts

I think I will use this adorable free shoulder bag pattern to make a purse for my daughter (age 10.) I might even be able to hold onto it until Christmas (grin.)

Click here to download the free purse pattern.

Thursday, May 16, 2013

Wednesday, May 1, 2013



The Shopper's Fancy Tote Pattern Download



I can see MANY uses for this bag - you can get the pattern free from my favorite fabric source - Connecting Threads. Click here to get the free pattern.



Got Charm Squares? - Free Quilt Pattern

Click here for the free charm square quilt pattern This quilt utilizes charm squares - of course, you can cut your own, but I have som...