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Carolina Lily Block With Fat Quarter Shop

Hey friends! I’m back on my blog today with a fun little block I had the opportunity to piece for the Fat Quarter Shop’s Classic and Vintage pattern series. Though I’ve always loved the traditional Carolina Lily block, I haven’t made one yet, so I was excited to have the chance to sew along with FQS and practice my applique skills. As we all know, pulling fabric for a new project is half the fun of quilting–maybe even more than half! I knew I wanted to go  ...

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Quilting, Sewing

Loyal Heights Blog Tour

Hello friends! I’m so excited because today is my day on @quiltingintherain Jera Brandvig’s blog tour for her latest collection, Loyal Heights! I can’t wait to show y’all what I made with this beautiful collection. I love the story behind Loyal Heights: Jera was inspired by the quaint cottages and gardens in the Loyal Heights neighborhood in Seattle, where she lives, as she developed this collection. The floral cottage print is one of my favorites, with sweet little cottages peeking out  ...

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Quilting

The Sister Quilts

I finished up 4 quilts in March and totally dropped the ball on blogging about them. So I’m on a mission to correct that, starting with what I call “the sister quilts.” I call them the sister quilts because I used the same pattern to make them for two sisters—my mom and my aunt. Pattern: Tiffany by Villa Rosa Designs Fabrics: Poetry by 3 Sisters and Lorraine by American Jane (blocks, borders, and bindings) Backing fabric: Flannels from Joann Fabrics (on sale!) Batting: Hobbs 80/20 (provided  ...

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Quilting

Hunter’s Star Mini with Fat Quarter Shop

Happy Friday! Today I’m sharing the mini quilt that I made using the Fat Quarter Shop’s new twist on a classic block, the Hunter’s Star. The walls of my sewing room are BARE, y’all. I mean, seriously bare. But I have been so busying sewing quilts and the occasional pillow cover that I just haven’t had a chance to make some minis for my wall. So I jumped at the chance to sew along with FQS for this new block in their Classic & Vintage series—I had a feeling this block would make the  ...

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