This would have to be a favourite quilt block for me. The Arkansas Crossroads Quilt Block is quick and easy to make and looks awesome when you put 6 of them together. It forms two patterns - a cross pattern and a square in a diamond pattern. The instructions below will make a 10" finished block (10 ½" unfinished) Colour 1 2 @ 5½" x 5½" squares Colour 2 … [Read more...] about Quilt Block: Arkansas Crossroads Quilt Block Tutorial
These table runners will make great gifts or are ideal if you need to dress up a Christmas table and don't have a lot of time. The table runner measures approximately 16½" x 38½" - finished size What You Need: Feature Squares: (1/2 yard) 3 pcs @ 10" x 10" Sashing: (1/4 yard) 4 pcs @ 2" x 10" 2 pcs @ 2" x 35" Borders: (1/2 yard) 2 pcs @ 2½" x 13" … [Read more...] about Easy Quilted Christmas Table Runner
The Hope of Hartford quilt block is a lovely block that looks nice when it is done with three different fabrics, but of course you can use more if you wish. We have used a light, medium and dark fabric. What You Need for a 10"x 10" finished block (10½" unfinished): Light fabric 1 piece 5 ¼" square. 4 strips 2½" by 4½" Medium fabric 1 piece 5 ¼" … [Read more...] about Quilt Block: Hope of Hartford Quilt Block Tutorial
We've decided to start including a product review each month and to begin, we have the Collins Machine Seam Gauge & Adhesive Guide. Note that this is a totally independent review. We have not been contacted by the company nor were we given this product to review for free. We purchased this ourselves. What is the Collins Machine Seam Gauge & Adhesive … [Read more...] about Getting the Perfect Quarter Inch Seam with the Collins Seam Gauge – Review & Demo
We have been asked a number times now, what is a Jelly Roll? So we put together a quick video (at end of this post) to show you what you get in a Jelly Roll and what you can use it for. A Jelly Roll is a term coined by the Moda company for rolls of fabric that measure 2 ½" in width. These strips are cut across the width of the fabric and vary from 42" - … [Read more...] about What is a Jelly Roll?