Category: Sewing

Fidget Quilt Block Week 4

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series The Making of a Fidget Quilt. This is the final block in my fidget quilt challenge. This week’s task involved two components.  The Quilt...

Fidget Quilt Week 3 Block

This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series The Making of a Fidget Quilt. My fidget quilt challenge continues!  Week 3’s challenge is to make a quilt block that features three handmade...

Fidget Quilt Week 2 Block

This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series The Making of a Fidget Quilt. It’s week 2 of my Fidget Quilt project for Alzheimer’s patients.  As I mentioned last week, I’m participating in a...

Pink and Green Heart Panel Brick Quilt

When I first started quilting, I was addicted to the brick layout.  It’s a very forgiving layout for beginners since there are no seams to match perfectly. At some point in my online fabric...

Diamond Echo Lap Quilt

This quilt features brown and pink fabrics made with half square triangles.  I designed the pattern myself while doodling on my tablet – I call it the Diamond Echo. This quilt was a stash buster.  Years...

Purple Floral Diamond Eight Point Star Quilt

This blog post is a sneak preview of an upcoming tutorial.  I’m working on a printable pattern for this medium difficulty half-square triangle quilt to share here on Craftcore.  I wanted to create the Diamond...

Pink and Brown Polka Dot Quilt

This quilt was my first ever that I made when I was around 18 years old. Actually, it may not be exactly accurate to call this “my” first quilt because I needed so much hand...

McCall’s Patterns Sewing Themed Quilt

The quilt featured on this page utilizes pink fabrics from a variety of collections, but the focal fabrics are pulled from the McCall’s themed fabric collection. These fabric is no longer being produced, but you can...

Stuffed Felt Strawberry

I’ve been living in my house since December, but I still have boxes of things to unpack.  The end is nearly in sight!  I uncovered this little cutie the other day and I just...

Singer 66 Sewing Machine Reveal

I’m the proud owner of a new-to-me Singer Model 66 sewing machine! I’ve been dreaming of a machine that had a larger bed on it because my Kenmore only has 6 inches of room...

Green and Pink Brick Quilt

Today I will be sharing the quilt that has been on my bed for the past year or so.  I’m a bit obsessed with green, brown and pink fabric.  I’m not sure how I managed...

Autumn Apple Simple Strip Quilt

This project that I’m sharing with you is one of my early quilting projects from when I was just beginning to get comfortable with the process of layering batting.  I didn’t follow a pattern; instead, I...