Author Archives: Manuela

August BOM: Card Trick

A block-a-month project means there’s at least one blog post a month 🙂 Block number eight of the 6-Köpfe-6-Blöcke QAL is the traditional card trick block, and it’s been a bear for some reason. Let’s just call it “wonky”, OK? … Continue reading

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July BOM: Snail’s Trail

Remember this post about startitis at the beginning of each year? Well, I might not have blogged, but I did do the sewing 🙂 Here’s the seventh block of the German “6 Köpfe, 12 Blöcke” QAL, a Snail’s Trail block: … Continue reading

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#qb200 project: 6th mini quilt top

So for a while this will be the last top. I need to figure out what to do with them all!   I’ll be using these mini to practice a little quilting, maybe even free-motion quilting 🙂 Wish me luck! … Continue reading

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#qb200 project: fifth mini quilt top

We have mini quilt top number 5! This one is light and airy again, with a color scheme that suits me more than that of the last mini quilt. I find it amazing how basically unbalanced blocks can turn into … Continue reading

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#qb200 project: fourth mini quilt top

And the 4th quilt top based on my original #quiltblocks100 series is all sewn up. I struggled with this one, maybe because of the triangles? Here’s the original block that it is based on: Well, you lose some, you win … Continue reading

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