Bullion Rosebuds

Yesterday I pulled out a little quilt that I started last year but never finished. Part of the quilt has tiny 2 1/2” x 2 1/2” squares that have tiny rosebuds embroidered on them. I had embroidered 84 of these little buggers, before I set the project aside. While I was cutting each one out…

Progress on the Heart Quilt

Yesterday was a bright, but very cold day here in Montana. I think the high yesterday was around 9 degrees, perfect for an afternoon of quilting. As the sunlight shone through my home, I used the natural light to finished pressing the last of my prairie points (more on that later in the week), and stuffing…

Scalloped Edging Tutorial

Once you have your foundation chain of stitches in place (see the chain stitch post), you can proceed with the embroidered scalloped edging. (FYI: you don’t have to have a foundation chain to make a scalloped edge. You can simply end each scallop by inserting your needle back into the fabric and bring it back up…