Quilt Mug Design

For many quilters, we dabble in other crafts as well. Personally, I have shelves filled with ribbon, yarn, stamps, paint, styrofoam shapes, beads, and … [Continue reading]

Raindrops Quilt Block

This month's free block is all about April Showers - with this fun rain-themed quilt block! I had so much fun creating two creative versions of this … [Continue reading]

The Turned Up Quilt

Close cropped square image of the Turned Up Quilt Pattern

Introducing the Turned Up quilt! This fun quilt is easy to make using the Perfect Rectangle Ruler by Creative Grids. What's that you say? No … [Continue reading]

Choosing Fabric Marking Pens

Carolina holding fabric marking pens

If you're looking to mark your fabric, you have a lot of choices when it comes to fabric marking pens and other tools for marking your fabric. Not all … [Continue reading]

Orchid Quilt Block

Orchid Quilt Block - Always Expect Moore

I'm ready for springtime and flowers! That's why this month I made this Orchid Quilt Block to go along with our flower quilt block theme for Quilt … [Continue reading]

Cat’s Crossing Quilt

The Cat's Crossing Quilt is the newest in the Ruler of the Month series! It uses the Cat's Cradle ruler from Creative Grids. Using 1/2 yard cuts of … [Continue reading]

Lucky Charms Quilt Block

Horseshoe, rainbow, and clover quilt block

Need a little luck? Or want to send some luck to a friend? This Lucky Charms Quilt Block makes a great mini quilt, or a focus block on a larger quilt! … [Continue reading]

Square Peg Quilt

Another quilt that looks so much more complicated than it really is! The square peg quilt uses 5 different fabrics (a total of just 4 yards) and the … [Continue reading]

Quilting Resolutions NOT to Make

It is natural to want to make resolutions at the beginning of the year. New Year's Resolutions and even Birthday Resolutions are always popular. And … [Continue reading]

Chain of Hearts Quilt Block

illustration of qhilt block - two hearts in corners with block in the middle

I'm so excited to share this quilt block with you! The pieces aren't too tiny on this block (I know I've done some tiny piecing in past blocks), and … [Continue reading]