Floating Diamond Placemats

I love watching Angela Walter's "Midnight Quilt Show" youtube videos. In the linked episode at the bottom of this post, she makes a set of place mats that she designed and is kind enough to share the pattern for. I thought they would be a fun project to do, and wanted to make mine burgundy … Continue reading Floating Diamond Placemats


Behind the Bars Quilt

My latest project was made for my nephew who will be leaving home to start college this summer. I saw this pattern on Etsy at a shop called TCSfabrics. The pattern is by Urban Elementz. (https://www.urbanelementz.com/catalogsearch/result/?cat=0&q=behind+the+bars) I loved that it looked  both modern and masculine. I ordered the kit from TCSfabrics   (https://www.etsy.com/transaction/1235428018 ) which contained … Continue reading Behind the Bars Quilt

Fall Scarecrow Table Runner

Mom reminded me of a verse in Ecclesiastes 7:8 today that says, "Better is the end of a thing than its beginning."  That is how I felt when I finished this fall table runner. After all the steps involved in its completion, it felt so good to have it all finished and ready to use. … Continue reading Fall Scarecrow Table Runner

Double Irish Chain Quilt with Celtic Knot Quilting

I enjoyed making my nine patch quilt with the 3 inch squares so much that I continued to cut up any small scrap pieces of fabric I had into 3 inch squares.  I just tucked them away into a container until I had about 500 squares. I had just taken a vacation with my family … Continue reading Double Irish Chain Quilt with Celtic Knot Quilting