Lady Bug Quilt Block

Ladybug quilt block pattern

I'm so excited to share this Lady Bug Quilt Block with you! It is a simple pattern - great for a confident beginner - and who doesn't love ladybugs? When I started thinking up ideas for this month's "bug" theme, I just knew I wanted the ladybug! If you scroll down you'll find links to lots of other … [Continue reading]

Tea Mug Quilt Block

Do you prefer tea or coffee? I'm a big fan of tea, and I love having my tea in a mug. I have several favorite mugs that I rotate through here at my house. This mug quilt block reminds me of several of my favorite mugs - I just have to change out the fabric to give it a different look. You can also … [Continue reading]

Birds on a Wire Quilt Block

This Birds on a wire Quilt Block is such a fun two-color quilt block to play with! It is fairly simple to make, and the construction is designed so … [Continue reading]

Quilt Coat from Orphan Blocks

Quilt Coat layout using orphan blocks

I made a quilt coat from orphan blocks, and have gotten many questions about which pattern I used, the process I used for making it, and other … [Continue reading]

Wedding Dress Quilt Block

Wedding dress quilt block - free pattern Always Expect Moore dot com

I'm so excited to share this wedding dress quilt block with you! If you're looking to make a sentimental quilt for a bride, or a wedding quilt, then … [Continue reading]

For the Love of Stars Quilt Pattern

For the Love of Stars Quilt Pattern

Two of the most popular motifs in quilting are hearts and stars. I've combined both hearts and stars in this new quilt pattern "For the Love of … [Continue reading]

Everything you want to know about Pre Cut Fabrics!

If you're a quilter or have shopped for quilting fabrics, you've probably come across pre-cut fabrics. They are fabulous curated bundles of fabric … [Continue reading]

Scrappy Placemat using Strips and Scrap Tape

Scrappy Placemat - easy to make scrap project

Turn your scraps into a useful placemat with this quilt-as-you-go scrappy placemat! You can whip up this placemat in about an hour using the … [Continue reading]

Chicken Quilt Block – Free Quilt Block

Chicken Quilt Block

If you're making a barn quilt, farm quilt, or animal quilt, you'll absolutely want to include a chicken quilt block in your quilt. And, nowadays, … [Continue reading]

Contrast Quilt Pattern

Contrast Quilt - Half Square Triangle, Beginner-friendly quilt pattern

The Creative Grids Simple 7/8" ruler is the easiest way ever to cut your squares for Half-Square Triangles. No more trying to see the tiny line - … [Continue reading]