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Queen Size Faux Chenille Quilt – Tutorial!

Queen Size Faux Chenille Quilt – Tutorial!

I loved the look and feel of my first feather inspired super cute faux chenille blanket that I thought I would take it up another notch and make a queen sized faux chenille blanket with a quilted front. This is one of my favorite quilts to date. […]

Super Cute Faux Chenille Blanket!

Super Cute Faux Chenille Blanket!

I have fallen in love again! This time…. it’s with Faux Chenille. I love the soft feel, I love the look of it, I love the weight of it on my body, I even love the repetitiveness of quilting the never ending perfect little lines. […]

Chevron Baby Quilt!

Chevron Baby Quilt!

Recently a very good friend of mine had her first baby. A baby GIRL! Baby Abbie!! I love her to death already. I could spend all day looking at her beautiful face and watching her sleep. The sex of the baby was unknown until the […]

Strip Quilts for Daddy and Natasha!

Strip Quilts for Daddy and Natasha!

One of my favorite quilting blogs is Film in the Fridge, which inspired me to try my hand at creating beautiful strip quilts. My inspiration for these 2 strip quilts came from here, here and here and the lucky recipients of these quilts are my daddy […]

Shawn Made a Strip Quilt!

Shawn Made a Strip Quilt!

I love that Shawn shows interest in my hobbies and supports all of the craftiness that I exude. Last Christmas I made quilts for my close family members (see pervious posts) and Shawn wanted to make one for his mom too. Here he is proudly […]

Shawn’s Manly Chevron Quilt!

Shawn’s Manly Chevron Quilt!

The second Christmas 2011 quilt that I made was for Shawn. This proved to be a little tricky because we live together and I tend to take over the whole house with fabric while mid quilt and I wanted it to be a secret! Oh, […]

Trevor’s Funky Quilt Made with LOVE

Trevor’s Funky Quilt Made with LOVE

Trevor is my Brother, and the very lucky recipient of this colorful quilt. This is probably my favorite quilt that I have ever made! It is also very big, probably the biggest quilt I have made to date. Before I make a quilt for someone […]

Gifted Quilts for my Loved Ones.

Gifted Quilts for my Loved Ones.

Being a student often means that you are poor and dread the holidays when you have to spend more money then you can afford for very thoughtful/meaningful gifts for your loved ones. Well, last Christmas I was determined to still give very thoughtful/meaningful gifts to […]

Cute Camping Quilt!

Cute Camping Quilt!

I LOOOOVE MAKING QUILTS! If I am not thinking about schoolwork I am probably thinking about new quilt ideas. Shawn likes to remind me that no person in the world needs this many quilts. He is going crazy with the amount of quilts around our […]

My First Quilt!

My First Quilt!

MY VERY FIRST CUTE PINK & GERY NINE PATCH QUILT! I made this quilt on my school break in April 2011. As you can see I love the colors pink and grey. I love all the different fabrics that were used in this quilt. However, […]