How to make a 12.5″ square woven star quilt block. This is not a block with clever cutting and sewing techniques; it has straightforward instructions. With careful cutting, measuring, pressing, and sewing, you will have a beautiful quilt block!
Details on the knitted nativity I made last Christmas. This year, I made Joseph, Mary, and baby Jesus in the manger. I include a link to the pattern I used and some of my own tips for successfully knitting this project.
I recently finished the “Spring Snapperland” cross-stitch project by Bent Creek. I purchased the materials from Shepherd’s Bush. Here is an overview of the project.
These directions will make a Saluting Star quilt block that is 12.5″ by 12.5″ with 1/4″ seam allowances, so the finished size will be 12″ by 12.”
I made the sugar & spice blanket from the book, ”Knitted Gifts,” by Interweave, using Drops merino extra fine yarn. I recommend buying the book to get the pattern. It turned out lovely. I am quite proud of it. Yarn Review: I used drops merino extra fine. This yarn has a tendency to grow when […]
Flying geese can be difficult to sew. These foolproof directions will help you create four flying geese blocks that are the perfect size: 2″ by 3.5″
The nested sawtooth star is an attractive, traditional quilt block that is not too hard to put together. Follow these foolproof instructions for a beautiful quilt block.
The sawtooth star does not have to be hard to make. Follow these foolproof instructions for all skill levels to make a 6.5″x6.5″ block.
My best tips for cutting fabric while you are quilting, so you won’t make the same mistakes I have made.
This pattern will make 3.5″ by 6.5″ flying geese with three colors. These blocks are used in the pinwheel star quilt block. It uses the 4-at-a-time method.