Category: 2012 Finish-A-Long

A Quilt Finish for Christmas: Mama’s China

*Click on any photo in this post to enjoy a larger view I am really happy to finish this bed quilt just in time for Christmas. With its cream background and lots of red, it strikes me as a holiday quilt. I used Sweetwater’s wonderful Mama Said Sew collection (I used a jelly roll plus …

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Vintage Holiday Quilt Finished

*Click on any photo in this post to enjoy a larger view Back in August I joined Fabric Mutt and several other quilters in a vintage holiday quilt along using Vintage Holiday pattern by Camille Roskelley for Thimble Blossoms (check out the Flickr group to see other interpretations of the pattern). This was a really …

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2012 Finish Along – Fourth Quarter

Hosted by Quilter in the Gap, the 2012 Finish-A-Long provides great motivation to get those quilting projects done! I’ve joined the Flickr group to keep me inspired. Check out my first quarter post (I finished all three projects from January through March). Check out my second quarter post (I’ve provided links to the projects I …

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Garden Steps Quilt

*All photos in this post may be clicked on to enjoy a larger view  I’ve been working on this quilt as part of a quilt-along being hosted by Clover and Violet (the Flickr group is here) for several months now. Each month we were provided with a small jpg image of embroidery to download and …

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Kaffe Fassett Blush Quilt

*Click on any photo in this post to enjoy a larger view I am so pleased with this quilt which I bought as a kit (at this on line shop) some time ago and finally got around to making. I have long wanted to make a bed size quilt using all Kaffe Fassett fabrics – …

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Star Friendship Companion Quilt

*Click on any photo in this post to enjoy a larger view It has taken me more than a year, but I finally completed this quilt which is a companion to the one I made for Laura. The basic star blocks are the same in both quilts, but the layout is a bit different. In …

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2012 Finish Along – Third Quarter

Hosted by Quilter in the Gap, the 2012 Finish-A-Long provides great motivation to get those quilting projects done! I’ve joined the Flickr group to keep me inspired. Check out my first quarter post (I finished all three projects from January through March). Check out my second quarter post (I’ve provided links to the projects I …

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Fresh Palette Summer Quilt

*Click on any photo in this post to enjoy a larger image Sunshine, blooming flowers, blue skies, picnic lunches – all things which remind us that summer is here. This sweet quilt with its shabby chic roses and red checks uses Carrie Nelson’s Fresh Palette collection and pattern and  is the perfect summer lap throw …

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A Quilt to Celebrate an Author and her Book

*All photos in this post may be clicked on to enjoy a larger image One of the gratifying things about being a book blogger is that sometimes I am lucky enough to get to know the author behind the words. When I first discovered Beth Kephart’s words, I fell in love. They are evocative, carefully …

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Scrappy Spring Table Runner

*All photos in this post may be clicked on to enjoy a larger view. What do you do with inspiration from here… And this: And this: You start cutting, and stitching, and moving things around on your design wall until you have this – a spring, scrappy table runner which measures about 15.5″ X 38.5″: …

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