Scandinavian Christmas Quilt Block of the Month Pattern

Jul i Scandinavia Block of the Month ~ February!

Yesterday I sent out the February update to subscribers of the Jul I Scandinavia quilt-a-long!  Today I have some pictures and stitching tips to share!   If you want to subscribe, you can find the pattern here: Jul I Scandinavia Pattern   We are beginning with the lowest branches and working our...

Penguin Quilt Pattern by Sherri Noel, Rebecca Mae Designs

The Big Chill ~ Penguin Quilt Pattern

I just finished a new Penguin quilt pattern!  The Big Chill is full of chilly penguins and includes two sizes.  The Large 58″ x 68″ version pictured here has 9 penguins… We’ve had a mild winter here in New England, but just in time for The Big Chill release…...

Cabin Fever Block of the Month Quilt Pattern

Cabin Fever Block of the Month Quilt #1

January was gone in a flash… We are already one month into 2017, and I have the first month of Cabin Fever Done! Emails and Updates went out this morning… please let me know if you have any trouble with receiving them… email me at if you need...

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Jul i Scandinavia ~ Block of the Month Quilt

The Jul i Scandinavia Quilt-a-Long is underway! This is a non-traditional block of the month pattern that’s all applique. Originally, I had purchased some red flannel for the background fabric for my sample but I happened upon some red wool and I was hooked… but I’ll let you in on...

Block of the Month Quilt Pattern 2017

Cabin Fever Block of the Quilt 2017

Join me for the 2017 Cabin Fever Block of the Month! I am hosting two Block of the Month programs this year. I already shared Jul i Scandinavia (a Christmas applique BOM) with you… AND Cabin Fever is a Block of the Month Quilt that’s a little more traditional and will...

Dear Daughter Block of the Month Quilt

Block of the Month ~ Dear Daughter

Hello! I hope everyone is enjoying the Holidays! My Dear Daughter BOM Quilt top is done and I wanted to share! I also wanted to say Thank you to the quilters from all over the world that participated! Of course we had lots of quilters from the US and...

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Chapter 12 ~ Dear Daughter Quilt

Hello quilters! Here we are at the FINAL Chapter of the Dear Daughter Block of the Month Quilt!  If you subscribe to this QAL you should have already received the final pattern a few days ago. You can find the pattern on CRAFTSY ~or~ in MY SHOP! The Fat Quarter...


Giveaway Day!

Happy Holidays! Today is the annual December give away day (today through 12/11!) hosted by SewMamaSew and I’ve got two bundles of goodies ~ one for USA residents and one for International… PLUS i’m offering 20% off All Quilt Patterns in my shop! Use the code GIVEAWAY! First for USA 1)...

Christmas Quilt Pattern Scandinavian Tomte

Christmas Quilt Pattern ~ Scandinavian Tomte

TOMTE A mythological creature from Scandinavian folklore  typically associated with the Winter Solstice and the Christmas season. You may have seen my Scandinavian Tomte quilt pattern in a couple previous posts but I’m excited to share that it’s been published in the latest Simply Moderne issue from Quiltmania! This...

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20 + Gift ideas for Quilters

Black Friday is here and I have some Holiday Savings to share PLUS 20 Gift Ideas for Quilters! First things first!  Shop quilt patterns @ 20% off through 11/28! Use code hohoho at checkout! This sale includes my Block of the Month Patterns! Gift Ideas for Quilters! You may need some...

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Chapter 11 ~ Dear Daughter Quilt

WOO HOO! Here’s the second to last chapter in our Dear Daughter Quilt Sampler! Emails went out on the 16th to Dear Daughter subscribers, so if you didn’t receive yours, please email me! ( If you want to subscribe… You can find the pattern on CRAFTSY ~or~ in MY SHOP!...


Needle Book & Tutorial

These Needle books are great if you do any handwork!  And they make excellent gifts since they work up fast!  Mine is made with Alison Glass Fabric. This fabric is from her Lucky Penny line and intended for a needle book, including two small panels. (Note ~ You might...


Sew Pro Stars Blog Hop

Hello! Thanks for visiting my site and if you’re new here… Welcome! I’m kicking off this weeks blog hop along with a group of Makers from Sew Pro! In September I went to the first Sew Pro Convention held in Chicago. Sew Pro is an event for Designers, Bloggers, Authors and...

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Chapter 10 ~ Dear Daughter Quilt

We are down to the last three Chapters and I’m really excited to be in the home stretch!  Chapter 10 is complete! Chapter 10 fits into the bottom right corner of Dear Daughter quilt top. If you are working on the Dear Daughter Pattern, the Chapter 10 patterns were emailed...

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The Road Home Row Along

Hello!  It’s finally my day for the Road Home Row Along! This Row along is hosted by Seams to be Sew and Sew Incredibly Crazy.  The idea is to create a row that reminds you of home!  I chose to do my row about Maine. And since I was working...

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Chapter 9 ~ Dear Daughter Quilt

Hello everyone! Septembers Chapter 9 is out! Be Kind is a continuation of the Have Courage chapter from last month. Here are some of the completed chapters below, and a look at where we are so far!  Almost done! It’s never too late to sign up, the posts will remain...

summer breeze quilt

Summer Breeze Quilt

Fat Quarter Shop just released their new Summer Breeze quilt pattern and I’m part of todays blog tour!  Here is my finished quilt! The pattern calls for fat quarters, plus a background fabric, and the original sample (shown below) is made from Kate Spain’s Latitude Batiks fabric. It’s all scrappy...

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Chapter 8 ~ Dear Daughter Quilt

The Chapter 8 pattern is out today!  I think this month is a favorite of mine.  Something about this color combination appeals to me and just makes me happy! Chapter 8 fits into the bottom row of the quilt, and there are only four more chapters to go! Chapter...

diy color card for tracking fabrics

DIY Color Card for Fabric & Projects

I have a free diy Color Card download to share with you today. Do you ever want to track what fabrics you used for a project or wish you had a color card?  I started tracking my projects and fabrics with my own diy color card and it’s a...

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Chapter 7 ~ Dear Daughter Quilt

We are headed into the second half of the Dear Daughter Quilt!  This chapter goes together quick! We have repeating stars and pinwheel blocks from previous chapters, plus some basic patchwork… You can see where we are in this diagram… It’s getting filled in!! I’ve begun thinking about my quilting plan...

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Chapter 6 ~ Dear Daughter Quilt

May was such a busy month for me. I don’t think I’ve ever been so happy to see June! I did manage to get my sewing time in though! I made the June chapter entirely from my Turn Up The Volume bundle from Fat Quarter Shop.  UPDATE!!!! – THAT...


Big Stitch Hand Quilting with Aurifil 12 wt. thread

I’ve been waiting to share some pictures with you of my completed Sew Scrappy Sampler!  I did some big-stitch hand quilting with Aurifil! Remember this picture of the finished top? Well, I was busy earlier this year hand quilting it with big stitches… and Aurifil 12 wt. thread!  I...

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Chapter 5 ~ Dear Daughter Quilt + Giveaway!

Today I have Chapter 5 of the Dear Daughter Quilt and a Fabric Giveaway to share! First, here’s a look at my Chapter 5 of the Dear Daughter Quilt! Make Time ~ For Yourself I’ve got five of the twelve chapters complete… I was working on this months chapter at...