CQJP -December block
Last block for the year. I'm already looking forward to next year's challenge. If anyone is thinking of joining the next challenge, please visit cqjp2013.blogspot.com to read the rules and to register.
Stunning Stitches for Crazy Quilts - Book Review
Quite a while ago, Kathy Shaw asked me if I would be interested in seeing her new book, Stunning Stitches for Crazy Quilts, when it was published. And of course, I said yes! For those of you who have been hanging out with me on Needle 'n Thread for a while, you already know I'm a bit of a book f
Tone on Tone DYB Round Robin
Magdalena's block told me it wanted to be a sunlit meadow with lots of flowers. Who am I to argue with that? :) I do hope she likes it... Have a great week, Everyone!
Best Extended Seam Challenge 2016
Crazy Quilting International 2016 Spring Challenge Best Extended Seam For fun, our group has offered quarterly challenges. This year, several of our members donated items to be given away as prizes. The challenge is only for Crazy Quilting International members, but any crazy quilters may join. We meet on Facebook. And on Yahoo we meet within these 5 groups: the main CQI group, gallery one, gallery two, gallery three and our swaps & activities group. If you are wondering what an extended…
Southern Cross Crazy's 2012 Round robin finally finished.
Here is the last block I worked on, it was Faye's. I had already done some work on it whilst I was on Norfolk Island, and used it as my te...
Judy's Fan Block
There seems to be a lot of blue and white in my life these days. They are the colors my daughter has chosen for her wedding, and the colors of Judy D's lovely fan blocks! I'm so pleased with how this block turned out! These are Judy's blocks as they arrived in the mail. So lovely! It was hard to choose one to work on. This is the block I chose. I nearly stopped working on it at this point, loving the simplicity of leaving the dark blue fan blades blank. But I kept on working! At first, I was…
Introducing block 30 in the "I dropped the button box" quilt - Pintangle
We are now at block 30. I have always enjoyed this block and I hope you will too! Fabric content: Piece 1: A light weight tapestry type fabric used in soft furnishing Piece 2: Moire Silk Piece 3: Cotton Piece 4: A light weight soft furnishing fabric Piece 5: Linen …