The magic of quilting is all about the process. Going from a stack of fabric to a family heirloom. For today's post, I take you with me on this journey for the Mirror, Mirror Quilt.
The director's chair is a lightweight folding chair, commonly found with a wooden frame and canvas seating. Gold Metal Camp Furniture company introducted the modern American style director's chair in 1892. My grandma gave me my first director's chair when I was in college. I think it had belonged to my uncle in the 80s. It … Continue reading Before & After: Quilted Director’s Chair DIY Project
She has many names: nesting seams, spinning seams, twirling seams, swirling seams, fanning seams, spiral seams, popping seams... When you hear these terms, the person speaking (if they are talking about quilting) is likely referring to the technique of pressing seams in alternating directions so anytime you have 2 straight seams making a perpendicular intersection, … Continue reading What is a Nested Seam?
This variation of the Totality Quilt is a perfect project for those of you that have been wanting to make a Halloween Quilt but maybe haven't found the perfect novelty or themed fabric. To make this modern Halloween Quilt to snuggle under this holiday season, select corresponding fabrics in the following colors and follow the … Continue reading Halloween Quilt – Totality Quilt Pattern
My second time working with pattern testers was for the Totality Quilt. Seeing how other quilters interpret the pattern and hearing all the critiques about how the pattern is written has been my most favorite part of pattern writing so far! When I'm writing a pattern, the most important thing to me is that I … Continue reading Testing the Totality Quilt Pattern
The Totality Quilt Pattern is now available in my pattern shop!
I usually record hyperlapse videos because we have teeny attention spans. But today I give you real time wiggle quilting on the Thornbush Quilt.
Before I sewed together all of the blocks I made for this quilt, I took a bunch of photos to make this fun stop motion animation of the quilt coming together. Enjoy!
Here are some fun video animations I made of the Suncake Quilt cycling through different colorings. This potential colorways for this design increase exponentially once you consider using the same color/fabric for multiple groups.
Behind the scenes photos of the quilt making process for For Snozzberry.