12.5″ Origami Star Tutorial

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If you don't remember, back in 2013 I was apart of the Diary of A Quilter’s Virtual Quilting Bee and did a great tutorial on a 8.5" Origami Star Tutorial. I did mention in that post I would be posting the math for a 12.5" block (well never did!) So … [Continue reading]

Week 9 #vintagequiltrevival Block Along

  Sunday, I finished all the blocks for the #vintagequiltrevival in my Flora Hues color scheme and I was so freakin' exciting!!! I've started to work on the borders and hope to have the top and back done next week.  I'm going to send it to the … [Continue reading]

Week 8 #vintagequiltrevival Block Along

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Here we are at week 8 . . . two more weeks and we'll have 20 blocks.  I've been brain storming how I want to finish the top.  I thought about doing the same as the book - but then I want to think outside the box a little.  Have you guys thought of … [Continue reading]

Week 7 – #vintagequiltrevival Block Along

You know - I had some serious doubts about keeping this thing going. But now that I'm looking at Week 7 and there's only 3 more weeks to go. We're going to do it!!! And I thought about all the folks that may be starting. . .don't be ashamed that … [Continue reading]

Japanese Charm Swap Round 2

Round 1 of the Sukie's Japanese Charm swap went really well!  There's a couple things that was lame so I'm tweaking the rules a little SO PLEASE READ!!! If you haven't been in a charm swap before - PLEASE READ over the rules!!! If you have been in … [Continue reading]

Week 6 – #vintagequiltrevival Block Along

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So I'm looking at the folks who are linking up and I think that last week was the most linked!!! Wo0T! W0oT!!! I'm hoping ya'll are mastering foundation paper piecing. I'm planning to do another How to: Youtube video on how I foundation paper piece … [Continue reading]

Origami Star – How to!

OMG! So this is my 1st How to: YouTube video so hopefully you'll go easy on me! Back in Jr. High - my friends and I would fold hundreds of these stars! Then we'd put them in a jar and it was this cute craft right? So other folks listed wrote their … [Continue reading]

Week 5 – #vintagequiltrevival Block Along

Alrighty! How was week 4? Did y'all paper piece like pros? I hope those videos helped? If you need more help - here's each of the author's and their blog post on paper piecing. Kate of Swim Bike Quilt - Evening Star Lee of Freshly Pieced - Arkansas … [Continue reading]

Week 4 #vintagequiltrevival Block Along

So sorry for the late post peeps! Tuesday was kind of hectic. . . I took the day off for the launch of registration for Sewtopia. It's a epic sewing weekend retreat! More info can be found on the site and regular registration tickets are still … [Continue reading]

Week 3 – #Vintagequiltrevival Block Along

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So this blogging every week. . .I could get use to it, especially when I see all everyone's blocks posted in the link-up and the flickr group! Oh are you on instagram? Check out the hashtag #vintagequiltrevival (there's over 400 pics for this book / … [Continue reading]

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