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When a Sampler Turns Into Something Else

first block piecing communique quilt

You may remember that I started designing a #dyosampler as part of the SewMamaSew along…. well, when I started working on it, the fabric became something else.  I blame all of my paper piecing plans.  I love the look of … Continue reading

Grama’s Quilt

Grama's photo quilt hanging

Even though my first “official” quilt was the one that I made for my sister’s wedding gift, I did have another project before then.  I made 9 quilt photo quilt blocks a wall hanging.  The blocks each contained family photos … Continue reading

(Not) Purdue Quilt Update

strip blocks

As you know from my previous post, I’m working on a quilt for my sister Samantha.  I’m super excited about how the quilt is coming along, and I’m even starting to like the colors.  Not that I don’t like black … Continue reading

Crazy Quilt Tutorial

trim block

If you’re like me, you keep the scraps from all of your finished projects, hoping that you will find a use for them later.  Actually — I take that back — if you’re like me, you’ll collect everyone’s scraps in … Continue reading

Super Secret Revealed

The front of Kayla's quilt.  Thanks to the in-laws for holding it up.

The super secret project is finally finished!  For those of you who didn’t know what it was, I made my sister Kayla a quilt as a wedding present and gave it to her as her Bridal Shower yesterday. While I … Continue reading