Continuous Curves for Free Motion Machine Quilting Squares and Triangles

Continuous Curves or Line Dancing Quilting Design on a Big North Star Quilt

Some of the most common shapes in quilting are squares and triangles. If you want to free motion quilt on a longarm quilting machine or a regular sewing machine, you need to be prepared to take on those shapes. One way to handle them is with a gentle curve that is reminiscent of what hand […]

Anita’s Sunny Skies Quilt

Anita took the Sunny Skies Quilt pattern and made it her own! She brought this super cute scrappy quilt to Angela Huffman for some simple meander quilting.

Take a look at Anita’s super cute quilt! This looks a lot like Missouri Star Quilt Co.’s Sunny Skies quilt, but Anita mixed it up a little. Instead of squares in the background arranged like a checkerboard, she made big squares in a square on point expanding out to the border. Doesn’t it create a […]

Our Renters are Quilting Their Christmas Quilts!

Christmas Panel Quilt

Christmas is just around the corner and nothing is homier than a beautiful handmade quilt. Here are two examples that came through our shop recently. Both have such warm Christmas colors and traditional piecing done beautifully. Pat made a Christmas four patch on point using Buggy Barn fabric with a Kansas Troubles border. With all […]

Purple Parisian

We're calling Sher's alternating four patch the Purple Parisian. Angela Huffman quilted with the Funky Fleur de Lys Pantograph - QuiltedJoy.com

I’m loving this sweet and feminine quilt I’m calling the Purple Parisian. Sher made this lovely alternating four patch quilt for her daughter. I can tell she’s dreaming of visiting the famed City of Light one day. Sher pieced this with delicate floral prints and light lavender colors, creating a beautiful and very feminine look. […]

Four Patch Posie

Four patch posie quilt, quilted by Angela Huffman

The Four Patch Posie craze overtook my online quilt guild. This top is going to be a wedding present. Isn’t it amazing how you can cut up one piece of fabric and get so many interesting kaleidoscope designs for the blocks? I had a few ideas of¬†thread choices for the top. A quilt with all […]