Monday is all about fabrics – #17 – Stocking up on low volume fabrics (+a cheaper method)
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Monday is all about fabrics – #17 – Stocking up on low volume fabrics (+a cheaper method)

This is the stack of fabrics that came in this week. I can’t tell you how tickled I get when I get a bundle of low volume fabrics.  And I know that you know that I make a LOT of low volume quilts.  So I am constantly using up my stash of low volumes and…

Rescue Quilts – finishing vintage quilt tops – The Pie Quilt – How I find them
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Rescue Quilts – finishing vintage quilt tops – The Pie Quilt – How I find them

I do this from time to time.  Buy old quilt tops wherever I find them and finish them up. This is actually one I bought last year. I’m usually on the lookout for unusual fabrics and an usual pattern.  But not always.  Sometimes I’m just struck. This is one of those different patterns.  I like…

Wandering quilt – Lara’s Field Study quilt + an update on the honey bee quilt
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Wandering quilt – Lara’s Field Study quilt + an update on the honey bee quilt

Just in case you are not familiar with traveling quilts here is the idea: Each member of your group creates a starter block and usually writes a journal with details, theme and style they would like their quilt to end up. You send your starter block to another member in your group (usually there is…

Monday is all about fabric – #16 – Boho Fusion by Art Gallery Fabrics
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Monday is all about fabric – #16 – Boho Fusion by Art Gallery Fabrics

Maybe it’s because it’s been a bit since I got new fabrics in, maybe I’m just really feeling these colors or bohemian style OR maybe this line is as luscious as the day is long. I’m gonna go with the latter. I literally squealed when I opened the package. We have talked about Art Gallery…

Learning about YOUR personal style + Falling Slowly Quilt – in progress
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Learning about YOUR personal style + Falling Slowly Quilt – in progress

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about what my own style is. There are so many colors I like and so many different looks too. I don’t consider myself traditional, but I’m not very modern either. Somewhere in the middle, maybe? I do like modern quilts and I do like traditional quilts. I read somewhere…