I've watched probably a million Youtube videos that say, "You can make this quilt in one weekend!" and come Monday I've got 4 or 5 blocks done. Yeah, right.
I can see the light at the end of the Distance Learning Tunnel which means I can finally carve out some time to make Jenny's Easy Carpenter's Star Quilt.
One of my favorite places to go for free quilt patterns that use pre-cuts is the Shabby Fabrics website.
I never thought I’d say it but I think I’m in love, you guys. These little 4 patch blocks have completely changed my way of thinking about patchwork quilts. I used to be pretty much just ‘meh…whatevs’ when it came to quilts. Now that I know the secret to sexy blocks, I’ll never turn my nose up at another quilt again.
I used to think patchwork quilts were almost too patchy and just a big mishmash of leftover fabrics. Which is what they’re supposed to ...
If you’re like me you’re using your sewing machine as a stress reliever right now, whipping up quilt blocks one after the other. Instead of having a huge pile of quilt blocks when this thing is over, what if you turned them into cash?
Don’t get me wrong, I’m not trying to take you away from sewing your hospital masks. I’m talking about the recreational, stress-relieving sewing you’re doing to take your mind off everything else.
Every year my church has a big ...