One Fabric Nation – Color Brigade

  Honestly, I Just LOVE everything Jennifer Paganelli does. Her fabric design and color sense really speak to me. Well, serenade me is more like it.   Full, rich, and over the top.   Sheer joy to my soul.   Seriously.   ColorBrigade is a perfect example.  Lush florals and highly detailed damask like patterns. And a fun tiled geometric. Very reminiscent of the fifties.     So for today's post, I decided to cut up a bunch of 3 1/2" squares and play with them on the design wall.     So much fun setting up different combinations!     The blocks below...


Hand Maker – By Natalie Barnes

So this summer during my time at Sisters, I got to know Natalie Barnes from beyond the reef a little better. What a sweet, kind-hearted and loving lady! And she just loves color and design and flora and fauna as much as I do. She lives in Los Angeles, but I can tell her heart longs for a life in the country. She was enthralled with Sisters, Oregon (for good reason!)   Shortly after we had both gone our separate ways home from Sisters, Natalie asked me to make a project for...


Hash About

I have been waiting to see this published so I can share it with you. SOOO excited about my second all Cotton and Steel quilt for publication, this time with American Patchwork and Quilting! Usually I am not super fond of "one-liner" quilts where I just make a quilt from one line. But fabric companies like that, you know? Technically, I guess they like to see just their company's lines, but I digress.   That is why I love working with Cotton and Steel because even though they present "one-line" each season, it's...