Serendipity Finishing Directions

Hi All!  Thick in the midst of Christmas and family birthday festivities, I finally came up for air so I could get the promised patterns out.  There are two here to download.  The little appliques that go in the quarter square triangles of the flying geese units and the Border/Finishing directions.  I hope you all…

Serendipity – Block 6 (Flying Geese block 2)

  Hi everyone. New month…new block. I just love this one. So here it is Serendipity – Geese Block 2. Oh Boy, did I have fun with hand quilting last week!  I felt a physical sense of loss after I was done. Yet also, strangely enough, relief.  It’s always nice when a chore turns out…

Serendipity block 5

Serendipity block 5 is ready to download. The center block from the quilt can be ordered on my site at the pattern shop or at Patternspot.com I have been busy working on a quilt for my daughter who is having knee replacement surgery in August, just 3 months after having her right knee done.  She…

Serendipity Block 2

Hi all!  Serendipity – Corner Block 2 is up and ready for download. I hope you all enjoy it. I have been having a blast learning back basting applique and will make a photo tutorial for it in May.  It is great!  So easy to do and worth the little extra time it takes to…

Serendipity Center Block Pattern Correction

Recently, I discovered that a template was inadvertently left off the Serendipity Center Block pattern.  If you recently purchased this pattern, please download the Corrected Template pdf. I’m so sorry for the error.  If you purchase the center block now, it has been updated to include the corrected template page. Again, I’m so sorry, Christy

Serendipity

Happy Spring!  It’s been so beautiful lately that I almost can’t stand it.  Such lovely warm days and cool nights.  I want to stave off summer for as long as possible.  It’s perfect weather to throw open the windows and let the fresh air in.  Only…I’m surrounded by dirt and frequent dust storms. Lol.  We…

Longmeadow – Blocks 5&6

  This month we have Blocks 5 and 6 the inner and outer border corners. The inner border corner is the beautiful little blue sun block.  A perfect little hand-piecing project.   And the outer border corner is the little Rose of Sharon flourish.  You’ll need to make 4 of each pattern – 1 for each…

Happy New Year!!

Longmeadow – Block 4 is ready to download.  I hope you all had lovely holidays with lots of family and friends and wonderful things.  I’ve been watching the mystery quilt that Bonnie Hunter’s been putting on, “Allietare”.  It’s a 6-part mystery that started on Black Friday and is found here, and the final reveal happened…

Longmeadow – Block 3

Here is Block 3 all ready to download. We had a lovely holiday weekend here with gorgeous weather and beautiful sunsets highlighting the days.  My family is growing up and out, so there were only five of us to celebrate Thanksgiving together.  We had no extended family this year, and my two oldest daughters live…

Longmeadow – Block 1

Longmeadow Block 1 is ready to download.  It has fifty little leaves to challenge you just a little bit.  The block finishes 10 inches x 22 inches. You can purchase the center block at Patternspot. I hope you’ll stitch along with me! Christy  

Lancaster Co. – Borders

Let’s finish this puppy up! Lancaster Co. finishing instructions are ready to download. If you’re new or just jumping in, the center block can be purchased at Patternspot. The top and bottom red borders are cut 7.5″ x 63.5″ The left and right red borders are cut 7.5″ x 93″ Center your applique and stitch…

Lancaster Co. – Block 12

Lancaster County 12 is ready to download.  The center block can be found at Patternspot. We found a little house out in the country – or at least as country as desert can get – and are moving in July.  It’s a sweet little house, situated on 2 acres.  And are neighbors are horses, cars,…