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Nine-patch and snowballs blocks

How to piece a perfect nine-patch block from a 5″ charm square

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I showed you the steps to correctly change the presser foot on the Dreamweaver XE from Brother ...
Half-square triangle units

Getting HSTs out of a snowball block in one simple step

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I used the guideline marker (aka laser pointer) on the Dreamweaver XE to sew the corners onto ...
Sew along the diagonal

How to make a snowball block from a 5″ charm square

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I talked about the different precuts that are available to quilters and a little bit about how ...
Carrying bag beside quilted game pieces

Completing the quilted tic tac toe game set

I've had some serious fun this week sewing Banyan Batiks's Recess fabric into a quilted game. There's still a little ...
Quilted game board made with Recess fabric line

Making a quilted tic tac toe game board

This week has been all about the fun of creating using Banyan Batiks. One of the newest lines to be ...
Five completed pieced O blocks.

Piecing O blocks for quilted game using trendy Banyan Batiks, Recess

Are we having fun yet? In yesterday's post, we made pieced X blocks for our quilted game. Today we'll use ...
Pieced X blocks

Piecing X blocks for quilted game using exhilarating Banyan Batiks, Recess

Let the sewing fun begin! In yesterday's post, we followed the cutting directions for the pieced X and O blocks ...
Sewing the corner triangles

3 ways to use a laser guide for piecing

Yesterday on QUILTsocial we looked at the sewing machine help screen on the Dreamweaver XE. It has a wealth of ...
Shanly Square made with Banyan Batiks Visual Sound by Northcott

Banyan Batiks: unlimited design possibilities

Yesterday I showed you how to make a modern quilt using fat quarters from the Banyan Batiks Feathers  and Ketan ...
Cut each block into 3 sections.

I bet you can’t tell this modern quilt started with 9-patch block

Yesterday I showed you how to use 9 fat quarters from some Banyan Batiks fabrics to make 2 modern nine ...
The finished quilt top

9 Banyan Batik fat quarters make a superb modern quilt

Yesterday I showed you how to use 2 fat quarters from the Banyan Batiks Visual Sound collection to make a ...
Reverse side of quilted cushion cover

Bold Banyan Batik prints make a statement on the back of the cushion cover

The batik boho cushion cover is almost ready to enjoy! In yesterday's post we assembled the rows to make the ...
Overhead view of quilting cushion cover front.

Piecing and quilting the batik boho inspired quilted cushion cover

Today's the day the fabrics start to bloom into the pieced design on the quilted cushion cover. In yesterday's post ...
Step 3 for corner block assembly.

2 quilt blocks that make the batik boho cushion cover sensational

Waiting for the first signs of spring is always an exciting time of year. In yesterday's post we cut up ...
Square in a square quilt block steps

3 quilt blocks that highlight Banyan Batik prints

Think spring! In yesterday's post we cut the beautiful Banyan Batik prints into pieces to create the quilted cushion cover ...
2¼” fabric strip ready to be cut and sewn.

Making a modern quilt out of traditional log cabin blocks and batiks

Happy Tuesday morning! Hope you’re all set to start this week’s quilt using fabrics from the Northcott Banyan Batiks collection ...
Quilt top and backing prepared for quilting.

Canvas fabrics from Northcott the right choice of a soft colored quilt

Over the past 4 days we’ve completed a quilt top by making hundreds of HSTs and QSTs! The 6 vibrantly-colored fabrics from ...
The 3 quilt block layouts to complete the quilt top.

A refreshing take on the Ohio Star block using bright colored Canvas fabric

The colors I chose for this week's quilt project are making my workspace bright and cheerful, have you had a ...
Triple Churn Dash tabletopper

14 quilt designs: playing with churn dash blocks and Northcott Fabrics

If you've been following along this week, you know that we're making the Triple Churn Dash tabletopper using Northcott's ColorWorks Premium Solid ...
Lay out the last row and sew together as for the middle row

2 tips for pressing seams that save the day and a lot of bulk

It's time to sew together the pieces we cut out yesterday to make the tabletopper. Using the 4 essential cutting ...