Rabbit Medallion Quilt – 3rd Border

It has taken me forever to get around to making the 3rd border on my rabbit medallion quilt. Not that the blocks for this border were terribly difficult – they were just churn dash blocks. But, in my defense, I did have to make 36 of them, and I was getting rather tired of making Read More …

Rabbit Medallion Quilt – 2nd Border

Last week I showed you what I did for the center and 1st border of my Rabbit Medallion Quilt. This week I want to share with you what I did for my second border – the stars with 16-patch centers. The center section of these 8-inch stars are 16-patch blocks from 1.5″ squares, giving me Read More …

Rabbit Medallion Quilt – Center & 1st Border

A few weeks ago, I decided what I wanted to do with the Susybee Bunny Friends Bert & Beatrice Quilt Panel that was hanging out in my stash. I absolutely love how fun this bright bunny print panel is.  I designed a medallion quilt based on the center of the panel. I’m now in the Read More …

Separating the Sheep from the Goats

This week, we’re going to cover Chapter #5 of Julia Rothman’s book, Farm Anatomy.  It is, at 64 pages, the longest chapter in the book.  This chapter is all about animals, covering: animal terms parts of a rooster comb styles chicken breeds fresh eggs duck and goose breeds heritage turkeys parts of a beef animal Read More …

Fashion Friday – Animal Couture

This week’s Fashion Friday outfit is an amazing dress from Hot Topic, paired with Gianni Bini pumps and an Alice in Wonderland Disney Couture necklace. What I love most about this dress is that it is actually two  dresses layered.  The bottom layer of the dress is white hexagonal polka dots on black while the Read More …