Category: Block of the Month Quilt – Jul i Scandinavia

I am over the moon excited to share my Jul i Scandinavia finish with you!!! Let’s get right down to it! I’ve been working hard on this quilt all year and it’s really been a joy! I’m so happy with how it’s turned out!I added the final details to the top, and the pattern is …

We are just about to wrap up the Jul i Scandinavia Christmas Tree Quilt-a-Long! This month we fill in the bottom right corner. The bunny is the star of the show this month… I knew he was missing something so I went back and added some bullion knots on his tail! So glad I did!! …

Hello Stitchers! The September pattern update went out last week for the Jul i Scandinavia Project and I couldn’t be happier with how this is coming out!!  This months pattern includes the applique instructions for the bottom left corner. I outlined the house with the Pekinese stitch and stitched some bullion knots around the door. …

Hello :) I’m sharing my progress on the Scandinavia Block of the Month project today! As most of you know, I’ve been working on this all year and I’m excited to see it hanging up for Christmas! This month we added the star and berries around the topper. Here are some close-up pictures… We are …

Hello! I was getting some photos together for the July post and realized I didn’t share my progress from last month here! In June I completed the top branch of my tree. All basic stitching on this branch, some back-stitches to outline and a few french knots and running stitches on the stars and leaves. …

We are up to month five of the Jul i Scandinavia quilt-a-long! You can find the pattern (to date) and some supplies in my shop! I’ve continued using all the same stitches found in previous months.  You can find the tutorials with these links: pekinese stitch bullion knots whipped woven circle I hope you enjoy …

I’m so happy April is here.  Spring has finally arrived in New England and we can get out doors!  I’m also pretty excited about the progress of this project.  I think it’s going to look amazing when it’s complete! For the April portion of the QAL we have moved up another branch on the tree. …

Hi! Today I have a quick tutorial on the Whipped Woven Stitch that I used as part of the stitching on this months applique. But first I have to share some pics of the progress! WHIPPED WOVEN CIRCLE: To begin, I whip-stitched a white wool circle to my background.  You don’t actually need to do …

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 way up. Last month I gave …

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 a little secret! I’m in a …

Hello Stitchers! I will be hosting two Quilt-a-Long Programs this year! One will be a traditional Block of the Month (announcement coming soon) and one will be a Christmas Quilt! Jul i Scandinavia Jul i Scandinavia is an applique quilt measuring 32″ x 40″. I will be making my quilt on a red flannel base using …