FREE Quilting Patterns, Tutorials, Magazine
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 ...
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 ...
Baby bibs using HeatnBond Feather Lite and Pressing Paper, fabric from Northcott Stonehenge Kids Undersea 3D.

How to effectively use HeatnBond Feather Lite and Pressing Paper

All this week I'll discuss some useful, versatile fuse and sew products brought to you by HeatnBond that allow you ...
Sea Salt by Linda J. Hahn using Banyan Batiks, Island Vibes fabrics

Inspiration for your next Banyan Batiks Island Vibes quilt!

Yesterday I showed you how to finish up an adorable baby quilt using Banyan Batiks Island Vibes quilt and get it ...
Quilt top with borders added; Curved strip-piecing using Banyan Batiks Island Vibes creates a sweet baby quilt. Free pattern!!

Finishing a baby quilt with sashing makes it sweeter!

Yesterday I showed you how to make curvy, strip-pieced blocks using fabric from the Banyan Batiks Island Vibes collection in ...
Arrange 15 quilt blocks in rows of 3 for the quilt top. Using Banyan Batiks Island Vibes fabric collection.

Curved strip-piecing using Island Vibes fabric creates a sweet baby quilt

Yesterday I showed you how to add some contrasting strips to your curvy, strip-pieced segments to create an original block ...
Curvy strip pieced block ready to be trimmed to the desired size; using Banyan Batiks Island Vibes fabrics to make a modern quilt, placemat, cushion cover etc.

Making a versatile Island Vibes curved strip pieced quilt block

Yesterday I showed you how to do some easy curved strip-piecing using fabrics from Banyan Batiks Island Vibes collection. Today ...
Fabrics from the Banyan Batiks Island Vibes collection in the Palm Bay colorway

Curved strip piecing with the NEW Banyan Batiks Island Vibes

In previous QUILTsocial blog posts, I've shown you how to make projects using fabrics from the Tie One On and African ...
Curvy, fluid quilting designs soften the linear peicing. The quilting is spread further apart to showcase the beautiful fabrics from the NEW Banyan Batiks Banyan Classics Collections. Free rail fence quil

Quilting options for a Banyan Classics rail fence quilt

Yesterday, I cut and sewed the rail fence blocks and placed them on the design wall so I could see ...
The Banyan Batiks Banyan Classics Collection Rail Fence quilt comes to life as the strip sets are cut into 12½" square blocks. Free pattern

It’s hip to be square! Cutting and sewing rail fence blocks

As a beginner, you likely won’t have a lot of specialized tools at your disposal, but a 12½" x 12½" ...