I know what you're thinking: a candy cane is red. Brooke, you've really gone too far this time. First of all, pink is one of those colors I love. Certainly my husband will tell you about the pink corduroys I wore when we first met. Despite this, I was reluctant to dress my girls in head-to-toe pink as… Continue reading Candy Cane block from the Gingerbread House QAL
Hello, hello! Thank you for stopping by! I'm Brooke, and I'm the one who sews the things around here. I'm happy to show you my quilt for RJR Fabrics' What Shade Are You Blog Hop! You can read more about this quilt, named Cutting Water Quilt, on RJR Fabrics' blog here. (There's also a giveaway… Continue reading Cutting Water Quilt for the What Shade Are You Blog Hop!
Enchantment Quilt Have you heard of the Pantone Quilt Challenge? Hosted by No Hats In The House and Bryan House Quilts, this challenge encourages quilters to feature Pantone's color of the year in a variety of categories (quilt, mini quilt, or just-the-top). For 2018, Pantone's chosen color is Ultra Violet! I considered participating in the… Continue reading Enchantment Quilt (Pantone Quilt Challenge 2018)
Media for Quilters Have you heard of #igquiltfest? It's a month-long Quilt Fest on instagram, hosted by Amy Ellis. She has provided a prompt for every day of March, and users are invited to post using the prompt as a basis for a photo. Today's #igquiltfest prompt is While sewing I like to… and it… Continue reading Media for Quilters
Campfire Quilt Suzy's got a new pattern out today. Campfire Quilt is a modern log cabin style quilt and it is a blast to make. As in, I smiled every time I added a new stripe. I kept making a chef's kiss and thinking, "this is it! My masterpiece is complete!" before adding the next… Continue reading Campfire Quilt (a Suzy Quilts pattern)
This post contains affiliate links, which means I may receive commissions if you make a purchase using these links. North Echo Quilt - she's here! Finally, I can share this pattern with the world. There is so much I can say about this quilt, and I'm so excited, so - here I go! (PDF here.)… Continue reading North Echo Quilt
This post contains affiliate links, which means I may receive commissions if you make a purchase using these links. Oh happy day! It's my turn to share my Monarch Flight quilt design made for Tamara Kate's newest line of fabric, Joy. It has been my pleasure to connect with Tamara over the last few months… Continue reading Monarch Flight Quilt
Last week, I teased a picture of my Rock Steady quilt, and today I get to share the e-n-t-i-r-e finished quilt with you. The Rock Steady quilt pattern is ready for purchase in Suzy's shop, and her patterns are 20% off (discount already taken) now! I think everyone knows that the hardest part of quilting… Continue reading A Rock Steady vibe
Oh friends, I've abandoned you and I'm so sorry! Poor brand new blog, completely left out in the cold of January without so much as a glance. I have mentally been typing notes and updating my progress for weeks. In reality, though, I never actually put pen to paper (or fingertips to keyboard). So here… Continue reading Hibernating January away
Happy New Year! Oh, the irony. I used to love chalk and chalkboards and sidewalk chalk. As an adult, however, I will only chalk with my girls if I have gloves on, so drying is the chalk to my skin! That bit of negativity aside, I am uncontrollably drawn to the Sidewalk Chalk Quilt pattern… Continue reading Sidewalk Chalk Quilt!