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Granny Stripe Blanket. Hello my lovelies, great to be here in the Attic :: truthfully I should not be tucked up nattering in the Attic at all, should be attending to the business of making clean the piles of dirty laundry and packing/preparing for our trip away in Connievan tomorrow (woooooooohooooooo, four nights away by the coast!!!!)

Granny Stripe Blanket

However..........before I leave to go jollying off on my giddy-trip to the seaside, I really, really desperately want to have a quick chat about Acrylic yarn and granny stripe goings on. Cos I need to share, and you need to know, right? It will NOT WAIT, right?? OK.....above yarn is my squishy big balls of Stylecraft Special DK :: 100% Acrylic :: working on a 4mm hook. Cost was £1.60 per ball in my LYS.

As requested, here are the colours I've got nestling in the bag.... Top row, left to right 1422 :: aspen 1065 :: meadow 1316 :: spring green 2nd row 1003 :: aster 1019 :: cloud blue 1068 :: turquoise. StepLivelyFlowerPowerMist.pdf (application/pdf Object) Boxy Stars. This page has moved.

Boxy Stars

Please visit it at This is my latest "color controlled" version! The quilt below was donated to charity, and I needed a new one for a class sample. Hugs & Kisses (w/30's Repro Fabrics) Baby Quilt Pattern. Introduction Hugs and Kisses is an adorable quilt pattern designed specifically to use in accordance with 1930's Reproduction Fabrics.

Hugs & Kisses (w/30's Repro Fabrics) Baby Quilt Pattern

This charmer will welcome any new baby into the world. Great as a scrappy quilt using a different fabric for each of the 13 X's and 12 O's. And as always, the pattern is free from I'm QUILTING Again!!! Center panel of baby quilt Since I had plenty of left-over squares from earlier baby quilts, this quilt came together very quickly.

I'm QUILTING Again!!!

I only had to cut out some pink batik fabric to make it more appropriate for a little girl. I laid it out one evening, pieced most of it the next day, and completed the top the following morning. It's bright and colorful, as the others were. But it's also feminine enough for a baby girl, without being TOO girly! The Royal Sisters. Strip Twist pf. Quiltville Custom Approx 60 X76 including borders.

Strip Twist pf

Make this fast and easy strip quilt for your favorite charity or loved one All from 2.5" strips! This block is easier than it looks and you only need 12 blocks to finish this lap quilt. Trying Out Mister Linky. Rainbow Scrap Challenge - feeling BLUE. I have joined the Rainbow Scrap Challenge that Angela from is hosting.

Rainbow Scrap Challenge - feeling BLUE

Sorry I don't know how to do all the fancy links and had to cut and paste the button above - will get there eventually, just not yet. Sew This is My Life. Happy Quilting. The Mad Quilting Librarian. Confessions of a Fabric Addict. Gen X Quilters(&Y too!) Exuberant Color. Selvage Blog. Red Pepper Quilts. Stash Manicure. A Fabric Case. Alamode. One More Quilt. Patchwork Times by Judy Laquidara. Many online groups/guilds, as well as real life guilds have UFO Challenges each year.

Patchwork Times by Judy Laquidara

If you’re participating in one of those and wish to do this one too, feel free to deviate from the “rules” here and make it work for you. Really, there are no “rules” but the whole purpose is to end 2011 with less UFOs. Here’s how this one will work. Dig out the UFOs! Look under beds, in drawers, in the freezer . . wherever you store hide them.Don’t overload yourself or set yourself up for failure. This sounds harder than it is. As far as definitions, use your own judgment. UFO – Anything you’ve started and not finished. Another UFO done and some more challenges.

I decided to redo my header and thought I would show you what the actual quilted item was.

Another UFO done and some more challenges

These were in my UFO pile. I made these placemats about 2 years ago but never finished putting the cluney lace around them. Originally I made them this size to cover a few discolored marks on our round wood table. Then we sold the table and I forgot about them. We now have another big round oak table and after Christmas I wanted something to make me think of Spring. I also spent the day working on the Monochromatic Challenge that Judy is putting on. Rainbow Scrap Challenge - Blue. Rainbow Scrap Challenge. Now is the time that people to start making plans for the new year.

Rainbow Scrap Challenge

In honor of fresh starts, I am organizing a challenge to encourage people to use their scraps. One color theme will be presented each month along with some ideas for using scraps in fun and new ways. I am inviting anyone who would like to play along to try these ideas or some of your own. The plan is simple: comment to let me know that you want to participate in the challenge and I will start a list in the side margin. Each month will bring a new color or theme along with some ideas on how to use scraps. Already participating in another challenge? How do you get started? Nine Patch Blocks. Free Quilt Patterns!Nine Patches. Nine Patch Split. Tips & Techniques: Backing Yardage Charts!

Nine Patch Split

Bed Size Chart Before You Print It! Bias Binding Cutting Binding Hints Border Hints. Andover Fabrics: Free Quilt Patterns. This is an archive of free quilt patterns offerred by Andover Fabrics. Current quilts and other projects are listed elsewhere on each group's page To sort by quilt name, date, or size, click on the column heading. Double click to reverse the sort order. Double Click on the picture or name of the quilt to download the free quilt pattern. Show entries Search for Fabric Group's Name: Processing... How To's. Free Quilt Patterns ~ Stitchin' Post. Free Quilt Patterns. Free Hearts and Ribbons Quilt Patterns.

Harvest Town. By Jacqueline Paton Jacqueline Paton's beautiful artwork is the emphasis of this striking table topper. The four scenic panel blocks anchor the sides of the design while a chain of coordinate prints outlines large setting triangles. A delicate pieced star forms the center and will be the focus of attention when this quilt is centered on your table. The large setting triangles simply beg for some fairly intricate quilting whether it be stippling or a defined pattern. The motifs in the panel blocks can be outline quilted to emphasize their beauty.

The Harvest Town table runner and placemats are also included in the pattern pdf. Free Mystery Quilt Pattern??? For anyone reading this I am thinking about offering a free mystery quilt pattern, but would like to know if there are enough people interested to make it worthwhile. It would work something like this; (suggestions appreciated) At the onset I would give a supply list and each month I would offer a set of instructions via PDF that would be emailed to you.

Free quilt pattern: Crown of Thorns. Pink and Barbara: Free Pattern: Baby Bird Quilt. I made a new quilt called: Baby Bird Quilt Pattern. You can download it for free here. You can use the pattern to make it in any size. You can turn it in to a baby quilt or make it into a wall hanging for baby cards like I did here: I made it out of fabrics I had in my stash and selected for the baby room since we don't know if it is going to be a boy or girl. Here is a close-up of the birds: Victoriana Quilt Designs. The Victoriana Quilt Designs quilt site is designed and managed by Benita Skinner. It is a large resource for quilters including Original Quilt Patterns, Technique How to's, Block of the Month, Printable Labels and much more free quilting information. Updated monthly it is always an interesting site to visit. Website: Table of Contents. Adorable FREE Quilt Pattern at Bunny Hill Designs.

I could hardly wait this morning to check my internet site for the new block designed for March. And to my delight the design is of a bunny rabbit jumping over Shamrocks in a basket. P.s. i quilt: pinwheel sampler quilt along: block one. Quilt articles by topic including free quilting patterns, free quilt blocks, mystery quilts and more. Techniques & Free Patterns. Buckeye Beauty - FREE Pattern. Free Quilt Patterns, Blocks and Mysteries. Bargello Quilt. Quilting Information Article.

Quilting Information Article. Quilting Information Article. Quilting Information Article. Quilting Information Article. Quilting Information Article. Scrap User's System. Quiltville Custom I'm sure we've all heard "Oh, it's just scraps. " Have you ever stopped to realize that your scraps cost you just as much per yard as the original fabric purchased that they came from? Your scraps could be worth $9.00 or more a yard. Makes you think twice about tossing them out, doesn't it?

Or relegating them to the lowly position of "just a scrap"? Easy Quilt Pattern. Free Quilt Patterns and Premier Quilting Patterns. Free Quilt Patterns. Star of the Garden Free Quilt Pattern. Search results for joy luck. All of the parades have been exciting for us throughout this past year... and this past month has been extra fun, going to each blog and seeing their private parade of Schnibbles. Quilt Dad: Country Cabin. Allow me to go back a few months to my time in Minneapolis.

The first session of the first day of my very first quilt market was a "schoolhouse" session by none other than designer extraordinaire Bari J. Bari was debuting her new fabric line "Country Lane" and, though I had already been following Bari for a bit on Twitter, we hadn't really connected personally before market. Fortunately, I was sitting with Scott Hansen who was already a Bari-buddy, and he brokered an introduction. Free Pattern of the Week. Nimble Thimbles. Hand Made Quilts and Home Made Soups. Hand Made Quilts and Home Made Soups. Coffin Star Quilt Block and Quilt Pattern. Free Quilt Patterns - Thousands of Quilt Patterns, Quilt Blocks.

Cherry House Quilts: Scrap Quilt Along. Quilt Patterns. Color Options from Quilts and More™ Fall 2009. Huge and Awesome Free Quilt Database. Free Batik Quilt Patterns. Free Quilt Patterns, Blocks and Mysteries. Scrap Quilts - Free Quilt Patterns - Learn How to Make Quilts. Quilt as you go. Quilting Basics. Pressing Like a Pro. Choose Fabrics with Confidence.