I Wish You a Merry QAL Block 9, Reindeer Games {2017-10-26}

The blocks in the I Wish You a Merry QAL continue to shine!  The hosts of the QAL have created such a delightful range and depth of blocks so far, making this a one of a kind fun QAL just ahead of the holidays.   The current block, Reindeer Games was designed by Bobbi Bridgeman at Snowy … Continue reading I Wish You a Merry QAL Block 9, Reindeer Games {2017-10-26}

I Wish You a Merry QAL Block 8, With Love at Christmas (Christmas Presents)

Alice, or "Sola" at Alice Samuels Quilt Co. created the 8th block for the I Wish You a Merry Quilt-Along and while the block was a challenge, I was so excited and rewarded when it was finished.  Her tutorial can be found at With Love at Christmas / Christmas Presents. I knew exactly what I wanted … Continue reading I Wish You a Merry QAL Block 8, With Love at Christmas (Christmas Presents)

I Wish You a Merry QAL Block 7, Poinsettia

Sandy Maxfield of Sandy Star Designs created this Poinsettia for the I Wish You a Merry Quilt-Along which was her second design for this QAL and it also was as fun as the first   (I Wish You a Merry QAL Block 6, Angel Block). I mentioned with the last block in this QAL that … Continue reading I Wish You a Merry QAL Block 7, Poinsettia

Halloween Placemats – No Scrap Left Behind 2017-10-11

Remember that Halloween Jelly Roll Quilt I posted about last month?  I had a bee in my bonnet to use up the scraps up sooner rather than later and really didn't want to chop them up into random squares for my library of scraps.  I had 3 weeks left to Halloween so I set off to … Continue reading Halloween Placemats – No Scrap Left Behind 2017-10-11

I Wish You a Merry QAL Block 6, Angel Block

Sandy Healy of Sandra Healy Designs created this block for the I Wish You a Merry Quilt-Along and let me say, it was super fun to make.  Her tutorial can be found at Angel block. Picking fabrics continues to be fun and challenging.  I want each of the blocks to be "just right".  I loved … Continue reading I Wish You a Merry QAL Block 6, Angel Block

Halloween Jelly Roll Quilt 2017-09-27

My son gets super excited about Halloween early each year, as in mid-September, several weeks ahead of the holiday itself.  As he decorated mid month, diligently rearranging all the house with our Halloween decor, I realized we had no Halloween quilt in the house and Mr. C. declared we needed a scary one.  The project … Continue reading Halloween Jelly Roll Quilt 2017-09-27

Wayward Transparency QAL

I am excited that Yvonne Fuchs from Quilting Jetgirl is hosting another quilt-along called Wayward Transparency QAL  I enjoy her patterns and she offers easy to follow tutorials and guidance along the way. Last year she hosted the Summer Snowflake Shimmer QAL which was a fun project resulting in a very generous sized quilt for our … Continue reading Wayward Transparency QAL