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Acorn Quilt Block | Blocks 2 Quilt

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Wow, last week I shared my Fall Leaves quilt block and based on the feedback, everyone is ready to start sewing for the season. So, I thought it would be fun to add another treat to your quilt block library, the Acorn Quilt Block. I know the calendar states September but one glance at any thermometer in the South and you will find that the stars are not aligned. We are still swimming in … [Read more...]

Fall Leaves Quilt Block | Blocks 2 Quilt

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The air seems to have shifted as Hurricane Dorian floats along the east coast, and my mind is suddenly filled with fall. Soon the leaves will turn and the trees will be filled with all sorts of beautiful colors. So let's celebrate the seasonal change with a Fall Leaves quilt block. Honestly, I'm not sure if it's because of the pumpkin spice hype or what but I'm getting excited to see … [Read more...]

2019 Quilter’s Meet & Greet

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It is always so nice to connect with others in our creative community so when blogger Benita of Victoriana Quilt Designs, asked me to participate in her virtual Quilter's Meet and Greet, I was all in. You see, the timing is actually perfect because I've been so busy quilting and gearing up for this year's Sew Scrappy Retreat that lately, I haven't really been that social. So, allow me to take … [Read more...]

Honeybee Hive Quilt | Blocks 2 Quilt

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Last week I shared that school was officially back in session in my world and now more than ever, I feel like my family is a buzz of activity! From Cross Country meets to late-night homework sessions, it's go-time. That's why this week Blocks 2 Quilt design is the Honeybee Hive quilt block. With the fall season quickly approaching, things here at the studio are a buzz of activity. I am … [Read more...]

Carefree Picnic | Inspiring Stitches

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I'm excited to share the news of Carefree Picnic today! The new pattern is perfect for showing off your love of outdoors and the upcoming fall season. Let's take a closer look. Carefree Picnic Quilt Pattern Carefree Picnic is a new block of the month pattern from Inspiring Stitches. Each block is easy to make, fun to sew and beyond adorable! There are 12 adorable designs including a … [Read more...]

Apple Quilt Block | Blocks 2 Quilt

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With school being back in session I can't help but think of our teachers. I know it's corny but just the simple gesture of bringing a small gift like an apple can go a long way. That's why this week's design is the Apple Quilt Block. But really, the Apple quilt block has so many possibilities. Think about the fall season with apple picking, fresh-baked pies and apple crisp... Oh, I can … [Read more...]

Pencil Point Quilt | Blocks 2 Quilt

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It's that time of year when our attention turns from sunny days at the pool to alarm clocks and homework. For that reason, it seems only fitting that this weeks edition in the Blocks 2 Quilt series is the Pencil Point quilt block. It's hard to believe but yesterday we dropped off our oldest, Lady A, at college and wished her much success on her year ahead. For her, the next few months … [Read more...]

Tiki Torch Quilt Block | Blocks 2 Quilt

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There is something special about the soft glow dancing from the flame on a torch in the summer. That's why I had to add a Tiki Torch quilt block to my summer edition of Blocks 2 Quilt series. These little torches are my families go-to for all outdoor parties. Not only did they provide light in the yard but they help to keep the bugs away!! Tiki Torch Quilt Block Each finished … [Read more...]

Ice Cream Cone Quilt Block | Blocks 2 Quilt

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While it was fun to celebrate Christmas in July last week, I'm excited to jump right back into summer sewing with a new block in the series. This week's latest Blocks 2 Quilt addition is the Ice Cream Cone Quilt block. Growing up ice cream cones were such a summery treat. Some of my fondest memories involve the hot planks of the boardwalk along the New Jersey shore and a chocolate chip … [Read more...]