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Quilt Blocks for Friends

colorful paper pieced block for friends

This month celebrate friends and “show them your love” by sewing quilt blocks with them in mind. Creating blocks for pillows, quilts, tablemats, tote bags, and other items that you make is something quilters like to do. And, we designers…

Botanical Park Quilt Block

Park quilt block

Have you ever thought to sew a quilt illustrating your neighborhood? What would your neighborhood quilt include? The Quilt Blog Mania designers are sharing their neighborhood quilt block patterns this month. The complementary block I share with you depicts the…

Walk in the Garden Part 6

  The end has arrived! The last flower garden quilt block pattern is ready for you to purchase HERE.   In the pattern, an illustration is given showing how to sew all the blocks made into a small quilt measuring…

A Little Green Quilting

4 green and white curved blocks

I am always happy to join blog hops with Carol from the Just Let Me Quilt blog. This month she has chosen the theme “Little Green Apples” for the blog hop! There are many bloggers participating, showing everyone what they’ve…

Walk in the Garden Part 5

Sew Along Part 5 Tulips

This week we’ll sew tulip blocks for our garden quilts. A friend brought me tulip bulbs in a hydroponic growing container (a clear vase where the bulbs sit on a screen above the water). This week these lovely red buds…

Walk in the Garden Part 4

Week 4 Sew Along

Welcome back to the Sew Along! One more flower has bloomed today. I call it the Spinning Petals Block. It should be easy and fun to make with two different petal colors from your fabric scraps. Below I’m showing one…

Walk in the Garden Part 3

Illustration of week 3 blocks

Have you been able to weed out some fabric scraps while sewing the garden flowers? In just a few weeks you’ll be able to set them into your quilt garden. This week you’ll sew four small posies and some flying…

Walk in the Garden Part 1

Walk in the Garden Part 1

Have you been collecting your fabric scraps as you wonder how to use them? Let’s make a flower garden! Today begins the Sew Along! Each Monday, for 6 weeks, I’ll post a free flower and/or filler block pattern. You will…

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