Exploring Quilting Basics: How to Plan Quilt Layouts, featured by top quilting blog, Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs, shows examples of different quilt layouts.
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Exploring Quilting Basics: Partial Quarter Square Triangle Block

Hi friends! Today in the Exploring the Basics series, Tammy and I are chatting about the partial quarter square triangle block! There are many quilt blocks that can also be considered "units" in that they become part of a larger block and provide the movement and interest to the block. The partial quarter square triangle… Continue reading Exploring Quilting Basics: Partial Quarter Square Triangle Block

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Sunday Sewing

Hi friends! Today I tried to slow things down. I spent a little time this morning reading and snuggling with the animals. Then chatting with friends and I got around to sewing a little this afternoon.  If you have been following me on Instagram, you have seen the red and white blocks I have been… Continue reading Sunday Sewing

half square triangle quilt
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Pressing matters

Hi friends! How are you? Today I have a question for all of you: do you primarily press your seams to one side when making a quilt or press them open? I am typically a press to one side kind of quilter. I think it goes back to when I first started making quilts; that… Continue reading Pressing matters

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Adventures in Quilting- the Half Square Triangle

Hi friends! Today on the blog we are having another quilting adventure with my good friend Tammy Silvers and today we are talking about Half Square Triangles (HST)!    So here is the question- do you love HST, like HST or can't stand HST???? I think HST get a bad rap. I designed a quilt… Continue reading Adventures in Quilting- the Half Square Triangle