Category: Finished Projects

Dogs on Patchwork & Poodles Quilts!

It wouldn’t be a true representation of Patchwork & Poodles if I neglected the poodle of this equation! Riley works very hard in his dual roles of quality control and model for every pattern release that happens at P&P Headquarters. Lucky for me, my pattern testers happen to be dog lovers too! Here’s a round-up of the goodest puppers around on Patchwork & Poodles original quilts! Riley First up is Patchwork & Poodle’s mascot, theContinue reading

Visible Mended Jeans | A Finished Project

I’m a big fan of taking care of your belongings and making them last as long as you can, it is something that Jason and I try to live out every day. Jason’s computer is 14 years old, our TV is at least 10 years old, and we have a lot of vintage items found in thrift stores in our house that we use on a daily basis. When possible, buy used, and when notContinue reading

Dog Collar with Bowtie | Finished Project

When we adopted Riley nearly 4 years ago, I went on a mission to make him as many cute collars and bowties as I could. I wanted him to be the most dapper poodle around! Although I haven’t made one for several years, I recently dusted off my old notes, and with a few more years of sewing experience under my belt, I tweaked the original plans until I made something I was completely satisfiedContinue reading

Rollakan Bear Path Quilt | A Finished Project

There are some quilt patterns I can make over and over again without getting bored, and Bear Path is definitely one of them. (Buy it here). It is fast, fun, and a great way to use up bigger prints. When I first started quilting, I was drawn to big and bold fabrics in quilt stores, only to realize that most patterns on the market have you chop them up into tiny pieces. Now that IContinue reading

Baby Bear Path | Finished Quilt

Whenever I write a pattern, I always end up making many, many versions. I just can’t help it, I have so many ideas! I just love how this baby version of my Bear Path pattern turned out in all Riley Blake Designs fabric! Fabrics are: Color 1: Edie Jane Fabric Color 2: Edie Jane Fabric Color 3: Confetti Cotton in vivid Color 4: Blossom fabric in Navy, Shabby fabric in Navy, and Edie Jane fabricContinue reading

Bear Path | A Quilt Pattern

I’m so excited to introduce Bear Path, Patchwork & Poodle’s FOURTH pattern!! Buy Bear Path. As with every pattern release, I work really hard to make each one as perfect as I can so that you can have the best pattern making experience! That includes making multiple versions myself to iron out any tweaks. The first Bear Path I made was as a baby gift for my sister. Although I liked the first design, I keptContinue reading