Category Archives: quilting

quilt along ~ week 3

I quickly pieced the blocks for week 3 of Amandajeans’s quilt along this morning. I am attending Sisters’ Weekend with my four sisters and two SILs today through Sunday and wanted to get these done before I left. Done! This is “Ohio Star” for the cottage quilt, for which I’m using soft colors. And this […]

quilt-along, block #2 ~ snowflake quilt

The second quilt-along block for the snowflake quilt is done. I had a little help this time. Buttercup was very curious about what was going on. Finished block. The first two blocks (of 13). I wondered if there would be enough contrast between the lighter snowflake fabric and the white, but it works fine. Here’s […]

quilt-along ~ block #2

Amandajean’s quilt-along is in week 2. It’s a star quilt. I spent yesterday working in the yard, so didn’t get to the block until today, but it went together easily. I need to find some white fabric to go with the snowflake fabric in the second top I’m making in this quilt-along. I’ll post that […]

second quilt-along top

I and my friend Tricia have both decided to do Amandajean’s quilt along. We’re both doing two tops. This is the first block for my second top. I had planned to use Christmas fabrics. While looking through the stash, I found the white snowflake print and the blue one and decided to use those instead. […]


I finished putting the blocks together. I’ll rummage the attic stash and see if there is something I can use for the borders. ~~Rhonda

treasures in the attic

I’ve decided to put together two quilt tops following Amandajean’s quilt along. I finished the first block last night. It’s a star quilt made up of 13 different star block patterns and set with 12 other blocks. I’m making this one in palest pinks, yellows, and blues. I’m want to redecorate the guest room in […]