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Concrete Jungle | A Quilt Pattern

Release day is finally here! I’m so excited about this Concrete Jungle quilt pattern, it has been in the works since June and I have truly poured my heart into it. Buy Concrete Jungle in my shop. Concrete Jungle comes in 5 sizes: Baby (30″ x 40″) Lap (45″ x 60″) Throw (54″ x 69″) Twin (70″ x 93″) Bed (93″ x 93″) Concrete Jungle is the first in the Mockprov quilt pattern series, aContinue reading

Concrete Jungle | Cotton & Steel

I’m having the best time with this pattern! It is so versatile and fun, and makes ANY fabric shine! When I saw Cotton + Steel’s Snow Flowers fabric collection, I just knew it needed to become a Concrete Jungle quilt. The bright abstract fabrics reminded me of graffiti, and what more perfect a pattern than one called Concrete Jungle? This throw size came together in no time flat, and I was left trying to decideContinue reading

Concrete Jungle | Nautical Edition

This Concrete Jungle version came about when I had the idea to use up scraps instead of yardage. I was curious to see how to make this quilt scrappy without being overwhelming. (This is the throw size). I first dug through my stash to find the perfect fabric pull. A lot of these fabrics are from Cotton + Steel S.S. Bluebird line, which is several years old. I knew I needed an accent color, butContinue reading

Concrete Jungle | Baby Dinosaurs

Move over baby shark! There’s a new favorite in town! When I saw these fabrics by Deena Rutter for Riley Blake Designs, I just knew they would make the coolest baby-sized Concrete Jungle quilt. And because quilting sometimes takes a village, I asked my good friend Sherry if she would want to piece & quilt this one up! She did such an amazing job! Fabrics are all Riley Blake Designs, I mixed in a basicContinue reading

Invisible Seam Backing | A Tutorial

Why shouldn’t your backside look as good as your front? 😉 If you want to keep from having headless unicorns or other such tragedies occurring on your quilt back, I’m here to help. Matching a quilt backing’s repeating pattern might sound like it is difficult, but I promise, with a few short steps and a glue stick, you’ll soon be wondering why you didn’t do it sooner. The end result is a seam so perfectlyContinue reading

Dino Tracks | Free Pattern

A FREE Patchwork & Poodles pattern! Yes! Fun fact: When I was a kid I loved to collect fossils. It might have something to do with the fact that I was there when the Field Museum in Chicago unveiled SUE the T. Rex in 2000. So when I saw this adorable dinosaur-filled collection from Paintbrush Studio Fabrics, I just knew some dinosaur paws were in order. Did you know The Field Museum paid $8.4 MContinue reading