An expensive Christmas present

I just bought myself a new sewing machine. I had my Singer Quantum for 13 years and it is a good machine but it was not made for quilting. It is too small, and doesn’t really do free motion that well. But it will still do well for other kinds of sewing… The new machine … More An expensive Christmas present

half rectangle “triangles” -> chevron

How about some more chevrons with easy cutting and assembling? But first, continuing with a previous post, let me just show you how the diamonds/chevron shape would change with an angle of your cut: Pretty self-explanatory, right? OK, now onto our main topic: Let’s say you want to do some chevrons that are “stacked together”, … More half rectangle “triangles” -> chevron

Tolva quilt

I have been thinking about Half Rectangle Traingles ever since I saw this post by asquaredw. More specifically I have been thinking about the little kites she created by mistake. But I liked them and kept thinking how I can use them. Then just before the holidays I got to try my idea and I … More Tolva quilt