site stats
Mini quilts seem to be the new quilting craze at the moment and no

Mini quilts seem to be the new quilting craze at the moment and no

<

Mini quilts seem to be the new quilting craze at the moment, and no wonder

Mini quilts seem to be the new quilting craze at the moment, and no wonder, they are so fun to piece and quilt! I am always in awe of quilters that make ...

In our busy lives, there's always time to quilt something small. I also love log cabin quilt blocks. I have never de.

Snowman in crazy quilt design

Fierce Ladies Mini Quilt Pattern

One more thing, Angie has a new 100 Days, 100 Blocks Challenge starting in just under two weeks. I'm not sure yet if I want to do it over again, ...

Picture of How to Sew an Easy Crazy Quilt Block

Peary, Cherry Pie Mini Quilts

No Point Stars, a Free Printable Pattern in 5 sizes

It's really a big book! 58 patterns! You heard me right, 58! You could make a quilt a week and still be making them this time next year and beyond!

After quilting the white background and trimming the edges, it is better, but still not entirely flat. Would blocking work with Soft and Stable? It seems ...

I also finished my mini quilt for STUD (swap till you drop). The theme this month was favorite movie. I chose Willy Wonka and my partner made me a candy ...

I used Soft and Stable for the batting, hoping the place mats would hold their shape through washing better than cotton. We've not washed them yet, ...

For the applique, I tried Lara Buccella's Crafted Applique technique for the first time. This allowed me to cut small pieces, such as the berries, without ...

Likeflowersandbutterflies: Rooted quilt block

Carried Away Quilting: Free tutorial for Halloween Mini Quilt using Spooky Delight (Moda).

Now the next part may seem a bit tricky, but don't fuss or worry. It's your sewing room and there are no rules in Crazy quilting so relax and just go with ...

Fast Four-patch quilt tutorial

Moda Love Mini Quilt

It's no secret that I never met a star block I didn't like.

The good news is that I have been crazy busy longarm quilting, the bad news is that my person sewing time has shrunk drastically!

Q8620 Turkey Red Calico Unusual Basket Quilt

For my quilt I pulled fabrics around this crazy Jay McCarroll Center City splatter print, which I'm using for the background. It's a number of years old, ...

EasyQuiltPatterns

Q9083 Strip Pieced Cotton Crazy Quilt

... but I was not fully satisfied with my photos at that time (primarily due to the lighting). This fall's Blogger's Quilt Festival seems a good opportunity ...

antique crazy quilt

These were the improv crazy blocks that I made, and they were far too precious to throw away. So I decided to sew them together to make a mini quilt.

Thanksgiving does seem like the perfect time to share some of the amazing quilts that our Guild has made to help our community.

I think the addition of the small yellow border helped tame some of the craziness and help the eyes find a place to land before the really cool book border ...

paper pieced quilt block

I love mini quilts — they're cute, quick to make, and a great way to try out an idea or a new technique. And they're little.

New to Quilting? Try Some of These Free and Easy Quilt Patterns

crazy quilt stitches

Mary Ann retired two weeks ago, and I made her a small mini quilt to remember her time teaching art to our students. I had the urge to create something ...

McCall's Quilting May/June 2018, Print Edition ...

neon pink quilt

I knew it had been a long time since I blogged, but I didn't realize exactly how long it had been till I logged on today & saw Oct 3rd as the ...

"Child's Quilt" - a Jean Ray Laury design. Made by Carol Simpelaar, NY, 1970, cottons, dimensions: 37" x 47". Collection of Bill Volckening, Portland, ...

Lone Star Baby Quilt Quilt-Along Quilt Tutorials

The Splendid Sampler 2 book is now available for preorder on Amazon (no affiliate link), and will include 100 unique blocks, all finishing at 6″ square.

Picture of How to Sew an Easy Crazy Quilt Block

Next up on my list of beautiful things (the first two in this post being the mini quilt and my beautiful baby boy of course 😉

Sweet Orchard Star mini quilt-001

ScrappyNinePatchQuilt

Second customer quilt - DONE

I have everything neatly bagged up, they just need to be sewed. I have two sets of five blocks completed. Only five more sets of five to go...or 25 blocks.

small quilt

I bought this as a full quilt top. The block pattern is called Album Patch, as it was often used for a friendship or signature quilt. These blocks were not ...

Beginner Quilt Patterns

... finished the mini quilt. Not a bad way to end the month at all. Now it's time to catch up on all of the new BOM for March that should be out.

Floral cracker finished quilt detail 3

Another useful gift for a quilting friend are these super handy mini design boards. I received some as a gift and I've LOVED them. They're perfect of laying ...

No, not at the moment. I might in 10 years time, but I'd prefer to do it with people I already know, rather than strangers.

... and it seems like just in time since new York City is getting record snow fall this winter. From what I have heard, the quilt is already getting lots of ...

I have a finished quilt to show you today! It's actually been finished for quite a long time, but has not been posted for lack of decent photos.

Q9091 Log Cabin Courthouse Steps Child's Quilt

Traditional Quilt Patterns and Quilt Blocks

21 Rail Fence Quilt Patterns Rail Fence Quilt Blocks

This is a hashtag quilt. Can you see the hashtag?

It's been 2 years since her high school graduation and she is making another t-shirt quilt for herself from t-shirts she's gotten since then.

Applique Quilt Patterns

Picture of Quilt-As-You-Go Quilt

I was careful with the piecing, but I do think starching and sewing slowly made a difference in getting my points which are ALL OVER this quilt.

Log Cabin Quilt Block Tutorial

Vintage LeMoyne Stars quilt

... finished the mini quilt. Not a bad way to end the month at all. Now it's time to catch up on all of the new BOM for March that should be out.

My mom picked out the fabrics here (Joel Dewberry) and she seemed pretty happy with the outcome. I also finished my mini quilt ...

As for my Origami Garden quilt, it has already gone to live with a good friend across the globe in Christchurch, New Zealand.

what attracted you to the gypsy wife quilt or why did you make one?

Not sure what to quilt on your favorite quilt top? Click through and learn a

The result was a square throw quilt with 33 drawings and a 5″ wide section of crazy quilting. It's bright and cheerful, and it is a sweet snapshot of this ...

This quilt started out to be a quick project with minimum investment, but I ended up spending so much time on the quilting that I'm a little more attached ...

quilt detail

One of the most basic, time-saving methods when it comes to quilting is strip-piecing. This usually consists of sewing long strips of fabric (generally ...

Cozy Cabins Quilt (free pattern!)

The quilt comes together quickly, and with "floating" star points the design is suitable for relatively new quilters. The key to this design is in fabric ...

I hope my quilt finds a wonderful home!! I not so secretly want to keep it. You can see all the quilts here.

image. For the majority of my quilt ...

At the season changed, Mom openly lamented that she no longer had a fall themed quilt to display (Pumpkin Spice Latte, which will always, always, ...

The quilt seemed to ask for echo quilting with my free motion foot. This technique emphasized each unique shape. With a good audiobook to listen to and zen ...

Bed cover, unknown, 1850 – 75, England. Museum no. T.76-1937. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London

quilt backing

In the squares and border there are little acorns, and so hopefully not labouring the point too much, I thought I'd quilt spirals like the rings on the ...

Fair and Square Quilt

Quick Quilts 15 Quilt As You Go Tutorials and Quilt As You Go Blocks

Can you be a Modern Quilter but not make Modern Quilts?

I'm almost finished piecing a quilt top that seemed like a good idea when I started, it's bright and pretty, it's made from a fabric line I really like, ...

I decided to try something a bit new to me. Normally, I would just sit down and quilt something like this, no marking, quilting willy nilly. This time ...

50 classic quilt blocks quiz

... by 3 Sisters that I used to make my Spring Tiles and Chubby Churn Dash mini quilts. In no time at all they all came together to from this little mini.

... and it seems like just in time since new York City is getting record snow fall this winter. From what I have heard, the quilt is already getting lots of ...

Quilting Basics ~ Matching Seams & Quick Piecing

The blocks for this quilt came about because of a "what if" idea that popped into my head. Luckily I actually had the time and was able to try out my whim ...

quilt binding