Quilting Made Easy with Riley Blake and Cricut

wuilt kit and pattern option

As an avid quilter, I love it when quilting can be made easier. There are so many steps and parts to quilting, so when some of those can be taken out for us, it makes quilting easier (and more enjoyable)! Quilt kits are a great option when looking to make a quilt. You know that all the fabric you … [Continue reading]

Dream Sewing Room

sewing corner

When my friend Cheryl asked if I wanted to be part of her sewing room blog tour, of course I said yes. In part because I really don't know how to say no to anything... and in part because I really needed a deadline. My sewing and crafting room has been in serious need of a facelift for months, and … [Continue reading]

No Sew Mini Quilt with Cricut Patterned Iron-On

supplies for No Sew Mini Quilt using Cricut Patterned Iron-On

If you've been following along with the Cricut Maker Block of the Week, you know that you need a Cricut Maker to cut the fabric for the quilt. One of … [Continue reading]

Cricut Maker Block of the Week Quilt: Week 12 – Quilting the Mini Quilt

Cricut Maker Block of the Week Free Motion Quilting

Getting your quilt top finished doesn't mean you're done with your quilt! In the quilting world, we call a finished quilt top a "flimsy." Which isn't … [Continue reading]

Cricut Maker Block of the Week Quilt: Week 11 – Adding Borders

finished quilt top

Welcome to week 11 of the Cricut Maker Block of the Week! This week we're going to finish the quilt top by adding the borders that we cut in Week 1: … [Continue reading]

Cricut Maker Block of the Week Quilt: Week 10 – Adding Sashing

lay out quilt top

We're up to week TEN of our Cricut Maker Block of the Week! I'm so excited!! This week we get to put all those quilt blocks together into a quilt top, … [Continue reading]

Cricut Maker Block of the Week Quilt: Block 9 – Mother’s Dream

finished mother's dream quilt block

The final block in our Cricut Maker Block of the week! Today we're making Block 9, the Mother's Dream. But don't worry, we won't be stopping here! … [Continue reading]

Cricut Maker Block of the Week Quilt: Block 8 – Whirligig

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It is time for Block 8 of our Cricut Maker Block of the Week! Just one more block, and then we will start to put the whole quilt together! WHEE! I … [Continue reading]

Cricut Maker Block of the Week Quilt: Block 7 – Shoo Fly

lay out the shoo fly block

Week 7 of our Cricut Maker Block of the Week marks the halfway point of our series! We're making our 7th block, the Shoo Fly Quilt block! And it is … [Continue reading]

Cricut Maker Block of the Week Quilt: Block 6 – Hourglass Block

stitch half square triangles

We are on Week 6 of our Cricut Maker Block of the Week! Almost halfway through this series, and I'm so excited!! Today I'm showing you the Hourglass … [Continue reading]