Flying Geese

Block number 4 of the Bella Skill Builder Quilt Along was Flying Geese. The blocks went together faster than any other block so far. It’s nice to get an easy win sometimes. I didn’t use the directions from the Skill Builder, opting instead to use this tutorial because you don’t need any special rulers. I really had intentions to … More Flying Geese

Courthouse Steps

Last Saturday, my husband and son went to visit his family so I had some quiet time for sewing. I skipped around a bit on the Bella Skill Builder blocks, and finished block number 6 Courthouse Steps. I am really happy with the color combinations on these blocks. Like all the other blocks in this quilt along, … More Courthouse Steps

Lost at Sea Quilt

I’ve been working on a cute half-square triangle crib quilt using nautical fabrics from Riley Blake’s “By the Sea” line. I quilted this project using a walking foot on my home sewing machine. It was the first time I’ve experimented with a walking foot, and I really enjoyed the experience. To stick with the sea … More Lost at Sea Quilt

Safari Party

My husband, son and I are going to my hometown for the weekend to celebrate our son’s 1st birthday so I am in a party mood! I may be able to finish hand stitching the binding on my lastest quilt, but I don’t expect to get much sewing done this weekend. Here’s a sneak peek … More Safari Party

Heart Quilt

Baby Quilt for My Godchild I have a wonderful quilt to share with you today. I made it for my beautiful godchild Sylvie. She was baptized last night and I was able to gift it to her. For this quilt, I went with all shades of pink and a big purple heart in the middle … More Heart Quilt