I had previously made myself a set of 4 placemats using this tutorial by Alissa. I wanted another quick stash busting project on Sunday afternoon, and I decided to use her tutorial as a starting point, but I modified it a bit.
The biggest change is that I switched the side for the vertical inserts. I really love the woven...
I challenged myself on Monday to modify the pattern I created for "Blue Spring Rain" into a baby size quilt. It turns out that with 7 fat quarters of the inset fabrics (rain), I can make 2 baby quilt tops and have enough left over to bind them. Sweet! It also takes about 2.5 yards of the background fabric to...
Blue Spring Rain looks just as crinkly and lovely out of the wash as I had hoped. I love the minimal look to this quilt and its soft feel. After the wash, the quilt measures 56" by 68".
If you like, you can follow the links below for the full story of how this quilt came together:
Blue Spring Rain -...
Since I returned from SewDown Portland, I have had quite the backlog of projects sitting on my shelf. I came home with 5 unfinished projects and I had a project ready to be basted and quilted already!
Works in Progress 2/10/2014
Lee Heinrich‘s “Shooting Star”
Julie Herman‘s Sidekick Sampler
Sherri Lynn Wood's Improv Round Robin
Heather Jones' You + Me
A set of disappearing nine patch...