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 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 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 Block 2

  Hi everyone, Block 2 is up and ready to download. I learned the meaning of despair last week when I grabbed a permanent marker instead of my Frixion pen to draw placement lines on the background.  It all worked out in the end, fortunately, but the frustrated groan brought my husband to me from…

And we’re off…

This is getting so exciting! The first block for Longmeadow will be out on October 1st. I hope to have the center block available for purchase by next weekend. My friend Lola over at The Stitchin Studio is going to offer fabric kits for each block with Civil War reproduction fabrics available through her quilt…

Been Busy with Longmeadow – the new BOM

I’ve been having a ball these last few days planning out the new BOM which is tentatively titled “Longmeadow” which will debut maybe in November, maybe in January.  It’s a bright and lovely, very happy quilt and it’s been a joy to design!  I thought I’d post color swatches of those used in the quilt…

Lancaster Co., – Block 5

    Block 5 is ready to download here: Lancaster County 5. The center block is available at my Patternspot shop. Happy Stitching, Christy    

Sycamore Rose – Block 9

  Sycamore Rose – Block 9 is ready for download.  The picture I took makes it look a little funny, but it’s a pretty block and, I promise, symmetrical. lol  Have fun with it!

Sycamore Rose – Block 8

  It’s the first of the month and I already feel I’m lagging behind.  Sorry for being so late in getting this up.  Here’s Sycamore Rose – Block 8 ready for download. Hope you enjoy!  Block 9 will be posted on or around the 15th of the month.  So check back then. Christy

Sycamore Rose – Block 5

Here is Sycamore Rose – Block 5. .  I made some last minute changes to the pattern, so my sample isn’t quite done yet.  Lots of little pieces make this one a little more challenging than the others, but the block is really sweet. I hope you enjoy making it! Christy

Free Applique BOM

Sycamore Rose Block of the Month I’m so excited, I can hardly wait for the New Year to begin!  On the first of every month, beginning in January 2014, I’ll post a new applique pattern for the Sycamore Rose quilt, a 90-in quilt with applique patterns suitable for those new to applique.  Lots of techniques…