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All you need to make a moose whimsical is Banyan Batiks Alilah

All you need to make a moose whimsical is Banyan Batiks Alilah

A moose is a moose, but as the title said, when it's designed by the very whimsical Tania Denyer of ...
QUILTsocial Giveaway 266: Alilah 12-Fat Quarter Fabric Bundle!

QUILTsocial Giveaway 266: Alilah 12-Fat Quarter Fabric Bundle!

Enter now for your chance to win a beautiful 12-fat quarter bundle featuring Banyan Batiks' unique Alilah collection! On the ...
How striped fabric for binding adds interest to Boho Beach picnic quilt

How striped fabric for binding adds interest to Boho Beach picnic quilt

It’s Friday! That means the Boho Beach picnic quilt will be complete today! I’m so pleased with the softness that ...
Place the ruler's 45° angle line on the edge of the strip.

Making Half Square Triangles out of fabric strips

Ah, Thursday! Today we’ll begin piecing the quilt HST quilt blocks, but before we do that, I’ll show you a ...
Press the Half Square Triangles to the darker fabric.

In quilting, some seams take you from squares to Half Square Triangles

Welcome to Wednesday! In only 2 more days our Boho Beach picnic quilt will be finished and ready to use! ...
Cut along every marked line.

Making multiple Half Square Triangles using the grid method

Welcome back! I’m glad you’re here today to learn another way to make half square triangles (HSTs)! For those who ...
This week's quilt project, a Boho Beach picnic quilt

Making a Boho Beach picnic quilt

What better time than now to gather and use fabrics from the Banyan Batiks Boho Beach collection? These light and ...
Banyan Batiks Boho Beach in Teal colorway

4 methods of making HSTs and the effervescent Boho Beach picnic quilt

Clear every engagement you have for next week, we're making the very effervescent Boho Beach picnic quilt! Just in time ...
QUILTsocial Giveaway 262: Boho Beach 10-Fat Quarter Bundle!

QUILTsocial Giveaway 262: Boho Beach 10-Fat Quarter Bundle!

Enter now for your chance to win a gorgeous 10-fat quarter bundle featuring Banyan Batiks' sun-inspired Boho Beach collection!! Who ...
Some tips on how to add your hanging sleeve

A sleeve and the binding, and the May Flowers wallhanging is done!

I hope you've had a chance to explore modern machine quilting from yesterday's post. If you're finished, on to the ...
A close up of the overlapping squares quilting pattern

Let’s try modern machine quilting!

Congratulate yourself! Yesterday you did a lot of work! Applique can take time but the effect is wonderful. The quality ...
Close up of the heirloom style cross stitch decorative stitching

Making May Flowers wallhanging bloom with heirloom applique stitches

Yesterday we prepared our applique pieces with Banyan Batiks Floral Boxes. Today we applique! The first step is to prepare ...
Templates for May Flower wallhanging

Sowing the seeds of the quilted May Flowers wallhanging

Yesterday, we looked at the colorways that make up the NEW and vibrant Banyan Batiks Floral Boxes collection. I also ...
Project color selections using Banyan Batiks Floral Boxes

Bringing on May flowers with Banyan Batiks Floral Boxes!

Bring on those lovely May flowers by stitching up this fabulous floral wallhanging using the NEW Banyan Batiks Floral Boxes! ...
Introducing the NEW fabric collection Banyan Batiks Floral Boxes

Fabrics with pop! The NEW Banyan Batiks Floral Boxes

I don't know what the weather has been where you are, my precious QUILTsocial follower, but where I am, it ...
Floral Boxes Fat Quarter Bundle

QUILTsocial Giveaway 258: Floral Boxes Fat Quarter Bundle!

Enter now for your chance to win a gorgeous 12 fat quarter bundle of Banyan Batiks' Floral Boxes collection! Inspired ...
Time to sew up the two quilt blocks together

My best TIP for assembling quilt blocks

I'm so happy to be sharing my best tip on how to assemble a quilt top. If you've been following ...
Before cutting off any excess fabric, I ensure that my vertical and horizontal lines align with my center strip. I also ensure that my diagonal is aligned with the corners of my squares, Only when they all match, I cut off excess fabric... if any.

The best tip for squaring off your quilt blocks!

In yesterday’s post, I mentioned how much I loved working with Omnigrip rulers. In this post, I'll go over my ...
How to make this block for the Deep Waters quilt pattern size 75" x 75" made using Banyan Batiks Color Blocking collection

THE 2 must-have sewing tools for smooth and accurate piecing

In yesterday’s post, I gave you the fabric requirements and cutting instructions to make the beautiful and easy quilt pattern, ...
Ziploc bags and non-permanent markers are a must in my studio!

2 tips to make fast and easy quilts that only look complicated

I'm thrilled to be back for another year on QUILTsocial to share with you some of my favorite tips to ...