I have been working on a new pattern for a while, a nested Greek cross. In my head, it started out as a queen-size (and, in fact, is half-way pieced as a queen-sized quilt), but then the mini challenge over at Ellison Lane was announced and I thought this would make a striking pillow or wall […]
“Modern Spin” is in the shop!
After revising my pattern for Modern Quilts Unlimited to include some helpful information about Log Cabin construction techniques, I am pleased to have “Modern Spin” for sale as a PDF download! If you missed the magazine, here’s a chance for you to have the pattern. Thanks for looking! You can find them here: in my craftsy […]
Simple, pretty, and relatively easy
I bought a layer cake of “Honey Honey” by Kate Spain for Moda a couple months back, because I wanted to design a pattern for a layer cake, since that seems like something people tend to do. I wanted a big design to show off the different fabrics in chunks, and settled on what I […]
Another top from Jennifer E.!
Thanks to Jennifer E. for sharing this top over at my flickr group Mandalei’s Patterns. She used batiks in greens, pinks, and cool blues, and it came out with gorgeous results!
New photos for “Intersections”
My testers just keep sending me awesome pictures! I have added these to my flickr group, but thought I would add it here as well, and give a shout out to Meg F. for her version, which used Moda scraps: And also a shout out to Sue G., who has added her version to the […]
New Pattern release–“Intersections”
I am pleased beyond words to show you my new quilt pattern, “Intersections”! It’s for sale at my etsy shop and on craftsy. This is a paper pieced pattern, and I’ve written it for a beginner. I’ve been hoarding this bit of Heather Bailey’s “Poppies” from her “Pop Garden” line for ages (and of course, […]