Tutorials

{Tip} How I Hand Stitch Binding

{Tip} How I Hand Stitch Binding

My favorite method for adding binding to a quilt is to machine stitch it to the front and hand stitch it to the back. I love that last little bit of time to connect with the quilt. If it’s a gift, I send a lot of positive thoughts and love while I’m...
{Tutorial} Casserole Hot Pad

{Tutorial} Casserole Hot Pad

Hey! Guess who’s been hanging out at my house…. …..in October! I told him to go back to the North Pole, but he insists on staying around. 🙂 Below is a quick tutorial on how to make your own Casserole Hot Pad that I shared with you on Tuesday. Later I...
{Tutorial} Scrambled – A Scrap Block

{Tutorial} Scrambled – A Scrap Block

Here is the tutorial I promised you – much sooner than expected! I have named the block Scrambled and I really like this block.  I am still cutting pieces to make my quilt bigger and I sew when I have a few minutes here and there. Hopefully I’ll have a...
{Tutorial} Beach Ball Block

{Tutorial} Beach Ball Block

  This block is made of two each of two different squares – referred to as Square A and Square B. The block finishes at 12″ square. CUTTING INSTRUCTIONS Beachball Fabric – White Cut one strip 3-1/2″ W x WOF Subcut to six 3-1/2″ squares Square A – Lapis Blue...
Fabri-Quilt New Block Blog Hop

Fabri-Quilt New Block Blog Hop

Have you guys been checking out all the great tutorials in the Fabri-Quilt New Block Blog Hop? There have been so many great ones; my to-do list has gotten a lot bigger in the last two days! The creativity of all the bloggers is so inspiring to me. So, today is my...
{Tutorial} Shoo Fly Block

{Tutorial} Shoo Fly Block

Okay, here it is! A tutorial for the Shoo Fly block used in my Checkered Past quilt. This is such a fun block to make and easy! It reminds me of the nursery song “Shoo Fly Don’t Bother Me”…….but I digress. A quilt with nothing but these...