2020’s Word of the Year

I love the idea of choosing a word or theme for the year, even if I'm not great at follow through. This year might be the year that it changes as far as the follow through goes. When I say this word came to me, it wasn't in a dream or mystical vision. I was … Continue reading 2020’s Word of the Year


Vinalhaven Wave Pattern Release

It's here! I've gotten feedback from my testers, made a few modifications, and I'm finally ready to release the pattern for Vinalhaven Wave. This quilt looks more complicated than it is. It's easy strip piecing, a little template cutting, and a smidge of bias seams. If you've never used a template or sewn on the … Continue reading Vinalhaven Wave Pattern Release

Review: A Too-Cool Style T- shirt Quilt

Back in January, I met with a friend whose father had passed away after a battle with cancer. She wanted to memorialize some of his shirts into a quilt. I happily agreed. I hadn't yet made a t shirt quilt myself, but I knew the basics – cut the t shirts into squares, stabilize, add … Continue reading Review: A Too-Cool Style T- shirt Quilt