Idyllic Quilt

Looking for a pattern for a gift quilt I stumbled across this one by Corey Yoder. I decided making it from scraps would be what I wanted to do, and not the colors suggested by the recipient of the gift quilt. Yeah, really, who asks the recipients what colors they want in their quilt?? Anyway, I decided to make it for us. From scraps. My favorite kind of quilt. I tend to get a little obsessive when I am really into a project and had all the blocks made in two weekend manic sewing sessions. It will have a 2" sashing around each of the 14" blocks. I may need to add another 2" border on the top/bottom to fit our king size bed, but that will be fine. Stay tuned for the finish. I do have othe

Decorating with Quilts

Hi Friends. I'm still here. Have some things in the works, quilt-wise. I finished the green and blue Edinburg square quilt and decided it isn't what I need for the gift quilt so it's on our bed! Love these colors. I've been working on another project that I wanted to share. I am thrilled with how it turned out. Do you decorate with your quilts? I do. I had an image in my mind of a bedroom suitable for our grandchildren and other guests. This is the before. The picture was taken at night and the globe on the ceiling fan is an amber color so it darkened the room quite a bit. Now the glorious after! I am in love with this room! I found the vintage handmade beds on facebook marketplace a

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