I made two baby quilts for PBS Fabrics’s 2020 Quiltcon booth, and in the rush to get these made I never created blog posts about them! This Modern Crossing baby quilt was made with the Flutter collection by Ampersand Studios for PBS Fabrics. Want to see the second quilt I made for the PBS Fabrics booth? Check out the Etoile Baby Quilt here! I love the Modern Crossing quilt pattern because it has so manyContinue reading
When I decided to create the Patchwork Chore Coat, I knew that I wanted to be able to make the coat reversible. A reversible coat opens up so many possibilities! Two looks in one! Once I figured out a good binding technique, I needed to decide what I wanted my reversible coat to look like. For the outside of my coat, I chose the Modern Crossing Quilt pattern and decided to sew it up inContinue reading
Got some orphan blocks laying around? Turn them into Christmas stockings using my free stocking pattern in two sizes! I’ll highlight some of my favorite quilt block ideas below. Don’t quilt? Look for “cutter quilts” on Ebay or in local antique shops. These are quilts with a massive amount of damage and are no longer fit for purpose, but are great for giving a second life. You can cut around the damaged parts to createContinue reading
I had the opportunity to partner with Art Gallery Fabrics for one of their upcoming collections, Mystical Land by Maureen Cracknell. I decided to make a scrappy Modern Crossing quilt. The vibrant, jewel tones had me at the word “go”, so I was pleased as could be to slice them up and sew them back together into a new formation. I used my Modern Crossing pattern, which comes with fabric requirements for two colors, threeContinue reading
In preparing to release this pattern, I decided to make as many quilt versions as I could. This scrappy baby Modern Crossing quilt uses the scrappy instructions in the pattern. The baby size finishes at 39″ square. This pattern comes with three variations (2-color, 3-color, and scrappy) and in two sizes. The possibilities for this quilt are quite vast indeed! Want more Modern Crossing? Check out all the variations I’ve made here! I usually startContinue reading
I love the versatility of the Modern Crossing quilt pattern due to its three variations and two sizes – so many possibilities! For this baby quilt, I used the two-color variation. This two color baby Modern Crossing quilt came together super fast! Using a print fabric as the background fabric added a good amount of whimsy, too! Want to see more Modern Crossing? Check out all the variations I’ve made here! This two color babyContinue reading
I’m so excited to introduce you to my first quilt pattern, the Modern Crossing quilt! Modern Crossing is a block-based quilt pattern in two sizes, baby and throw; and three color variations, two-color, three-color, and scrappy. The pattern is available as a pdf download from my shop.