Category Archives: What We’re Making

What We’re Making! Napkins by Kristen

Kristen was inspired by an upcoming wedding to make napkins for the newlyweds.  2 yards of Alison Glass Sun Print Feathers in Chartreuse was selected to make eight napkins. The fabric was cut to a size of 18″x18″ then hemmed 1/4 inch which makes the finished size 17″x17″. Here is a great tutorial from Rosey…

What We’re Making! Canvas Quilt by She Can Quilt

Megan made the Canvas Quilt pattern from She Can Quilt for a friends baby. The downloadable pattern includes sizes from a mug rug up to a king size quilt. Megan chose the baby size quilt measuring 36″ x 36″, which uses 8 fat quarters or quarter yard cuts.. The simple diagonal quilting makes the Canvas…

What We’re Making! The Tee by Cake Patterns

Kristen made The Tee from Cake Patterns in a vibrant yellow fabric from her stash. The free downloadable pattern features an optional crew or v-neck with kimono sleeves and a waist band. The Tee pattern uses Cake’s innovative grid-guide sizing, giving you complete control over your Tee’s length and ease. Simply measure, mark, and connect…

What we’re making! Canvas Quilt by She Can Quilt

I was binge quilting last weekend! The Canvas Quilt from She Can Quilt was all I could think about last week. You may have seen our blog post, Quilt Dreaming last week where I discussed many color options for the Canvas Quilt. The downloadable pattern includes sizes from a mug rug up to a king…

What We’re Making! Curlicue Crush Quilt by Chasing Cottons

Cindy made the Curlicue Crush Quilt by Chasing Cottons. What a gorgeous quilt top! All the fabrics were found in Cindy’s stash. The downloadable pattern uses 20 fat quarters and makes up a into a quilt measuring 48″ x  60″. Cindy had a custom template made to help with cutting all the curved pieces. The…

What We’re Making! Baby Quilt from Sewing For Baby by Lotta Jansdotter

Kristen made a gift for a new baby using the Lotus Pond fabric from Rae Hoekstra. She found the pattern in Sewing for Baby by Lotta Jansdotter. There’s a cute little pocket in the corner to hold a book or a cuddly friend! The simple construction of four, 8 inch rows, and a solid back…

What We’re Making! Feathers In The Wind by The Sometimes Crafter

Cindy’s experiment with negative space continues with Feathers In The Wind by The Sometimes Crafter. The background on Cindy’s quilt top is Essex Linen Yarn Dyed Denim from Robert Kaufman. The pattern includes the cutting diagram, directions for quilt top assembly, diagrams to help each step of the way and foundation patterns for a simple…

What We’re Making! Mail Sack by Pink Chalk Studio

Kathy made herself a new Mail Sack from Pink Chalk Studio for Summer! She used canvas from her stash for the exterior and quilting cotton on the interior. The green exterior fabric is Momo Mochi Linen in Olive. The large size Mail Sack measures 16″ x 16″. The contrast pockets gives a pop of color…

What We’re Making! Round & Round by Thimble Blossoms

Cindy experimented with negative space while making the Round & Round Quilt from Thimble Blossoms. She made one Round & Round block then built the background out of a Green Yellow Moda Cross Weave. You can find a few Moda Cross Weave fabrics here. “One of the things I love about many modern quilts is…

What We’re Making! Suburbs by Cluck Cluck Sew

Cindy played with the downloadable pattern Suburbs from Cluck Cluck Sew on a recent retreat with her girlfriends. All the Denyse Schmidt fabrics look so happy together! I see some Ansonia, Flee Market Fancy, Florence, Hope Valley and Katie Jump Rope. Cindy chose Carolyn Friedlander Botanics Stems Ash for the background and Architextures Hatch lake…