2015-04-16 14.38.51

Modern Building Blocks Quilt – Blocks 19-48

You guys!  I finished all 48 blocks of Moda’s Modern Building Blocks Quilt! These last 30 blocks are all 6″ finished and boy do they feel tiny after making those … Continue Reading →

2015-04-14 10.11.08

Modern Building Blocks Quilt: Blocks 9-18

My apologies for the radio silence on the blog the past two weeks!  We’ve been out and about enjoying the beautiful cherry blossoms in Japan. They haven’t quite hit full … Continue Reading →

2015-04-06 15.38.24

Modern Building Blocks Quilt: Blocks 7 & 8

If you’re planning on making Moda’s Modern Building Blocks quilt in the future, this is an important post for you to save! Why? Because these next two block patterns have errors. … Continue Reading →

2015-02-03 16.11.48

Tinker Tote 2

A few months ago, I made a Tinker Tote following Tara Rebman’s Craftsy class: Quilt as You Go Patchwork Bags. Having little to no experiences with bags, or the quilt … Continue Reading →

2015-03-27 18.41.05

Modern Building Blocks: Blocks 2-6

I’m making progress on my version of Moda’s Modern Building Blocks Quilt. I just love working with solids! Block #2 is just as massive as the first one, and equally … Continue Reading →

2015-03-24 18.02.26

Happy Mail! { Modern Building Blocks }

Don’t you love when the postman delivers fabric? It’s even better when it comes as a gift! My very kind and generous mother-in-law ordered me this Modern Building Blocks Quilt … Continue Reading →

2015-03-16 13.33.04

Snapshots Quilt Along – Sew On and Sew On

I’m diligently working to catch up on my version of the Snapshots Quilt Along.  Today, I get to share February’s block with you – Sew On and Sew On. This … Continue Reading →

2015-03-09 11.43.08

Snapshots Quilt Along – Let Them Eat Cake

If you haven’t seen this fabulous snapshots quilt along, then you’re missing out.  Hosted by the Fat Quarter Shop, this adorable block of the month benefits St. Jude’s Children’s Research … Continue Reading →

2015-03-07 14.35.03

A Sight for Sore Eyes

Guess what? Our first shipment arrived in Japan! For overseas moves, the military sends belongings in two separate shipments. The first “fast shipment” goes by air and the second “slow” … Continue Reading →


Japan: Our First Impressions

We’ve survived our first two weeks in Japan! Even though I’ve been absent from the blog, I’ve been so grateful to receive emails from many of you asking about the move. … Continue Reading →