I'm a member of the Jersey Shore Modern Quilt Guild. We had a program this year that we worked on all year long. The theme was Back to Basics, and we explored half square triangles, from fabric preparation to finishing a quilt. Each member worked on a quilt using half square triangles. This is Deb … Continue reading Client Quilt – Standing on the Shore…
A long, long time ago, in a neighborhood far, far away I was given a bunch of fabric sample books by an interior decorator who was cleaning out her garage. I was thrilled, she was thrilled, and everyone went home happy. I learned all about adhesives, and trying to remove them from fabric samples. Some … Continue reading A Day on the Water
I was recently sent a package of laundry detergent in return for a review of the product. Here it is! Thank you, Eucalan Delicate Wash for providing me with such a lovely product to review. Eucalan is an interesting product. It is a no-rinse detergent for delicate laundry. It seems ideal for quilts that need … Continue reading Eucalan Delicate Wash
I finished this quilt the last week in December, but I wanted to wait to wash the quilting marks out before posting. Laundry wasn't a top priority over the holiday, so I've had a bit of catching up to do before getting to the quilt. It was worth the wait. I blogged about this project … Continue reading Shattered Crystal
Ahhh! I applied for this last year, and hadn't heard anything. I assumed I didn't make the cut, but I was wrong! I was totally blindsided yesterday when I got the email letting me know I was selected. I'm so excited. Batiks have been my favorite fabrics since I started quilting. The saturated colors and … Continue reading I’m an Island Batik Ambassador!
I'm so excited to make this announcement. I will be co-hosting the 2018 New Quilt Bloggers Blog Hop this year! I started participating in 2015, right after starting up my blog. I participated last year, too, and it has been so helpful to me. It is definitely time to pay it forward. I'll be co-hosting … Continue reading Coming Soon: 2018 New Quilt Bloggers Blog Hop
I'm so excited to get started on this project. Actually, I'll be doing two projects, one using my designs, and one using Pattern by Jen's designs. RED In case you missed my first post announcing the color challenge, you can read the details here. To participate in the challenge you need to make something in … Continue reading January Color Challenge