Signature Quilt and Rag Quilt for a Pet

Signature Quilt and Rag Quilt for a Pet

I recently created two, new quilts.  The first, shown here, was created by using a cheater quilt at Spoonflower.  I created a fabric group based on the colors my client wanted.  In addition, I designed (with Annie’s help) a special block for the center and four...
Some New Creations

Some New Creations

This is a 12 block T Shirt Quilt for a runner!  She is tall so I used rectangles rather than squares. She sent 12 Christmas runs to make a holiday blanket.  She selected the backing fleece because it reminded her a bit of “ugly sweater” and the blue...
Fringe Movement – Quilt Made from Dance Costumes

Fringe Movement – Quilt Made from Dance Costumes

What do you call a quilt made from dance costumes?  A fringe movement!  My client sent me 24 costumes that belonged to her now-27-year-old daughter.  I used 20 of them to create this quilt blanket. Each block was underlined in a cotton fabric to add stability.  the...
Plaid Button Down Shirt Quilt Blanket

Plaid Button Down Shirt Quilt Blanket

A local client arrived at my home with eleven plaid button down shirts  that belonged to her late grandfather.  She asked if I could create a special gift that she could give to her grandmother, who had lost him about three months prior. I send customers to my...
Sunburst Tie Quilt

Sunburst Tie Quilt

I realized I never blogged about this necktie quilt. My client wanted to create a wall hanging in a sunburst motif.  I checked Pinterest and went to work. Using the size she desired, I laid the ties out on the floor, loosely alternating them in length. I then...