Bella’s Block Tutorial

I still haven’t discovered any block that resembles this one, so I guess the name Bella’s Block is going to stick for a while. As promised here is the how to for Bella’s Block. Please note that because there are so many pieces in this block the directions that the seams are pressed in is…

Bella’s Block

I have been having fun playing around with my Crossroads quilt over the past several weeks. All of my scrappy blocks are done, but when I laid them out I discovered that some of them measure 11 1/4” and others are 11 1/2”. I have no idea how I managed to do that and I…

Cold Weather Sewing

The weather here in Montana has been extremely cold lately. This morning it was -13 when my husband woke up at 5:00am. Yesterday I had to run to the store for a few items and the thermometer in my car read 3 degrees…bbrrr…. Since we heat the house primarily with our wood stove I sat…