Category Archives: Quilt

Tackling My First Vintage Pattern

Vintage Simplicity 6300 pattern girl

A few weeks ago, before I fell completely down the rabbit hole into the world of vintage sewing patterns…I thought sewing clothes would be a breeze. I mean, I had sewn one child’s dress before from a new PDF pattern someone created on Etsy.  It was pretty easy to follow with lots of photos and…

Checkerboard Postage Stamp Quilt

Checkerboard Postage Stamp Quilt - a great quilt to use up your scrap stash!

I can’t tell you how good it feels to finally finish another quilt! It’s.been.forever. Probably close to three years since I’ve completed a quilt. But a few months back, I found myself stalking Pinterest again in search of a fun challenge.  And what I stumbled upon was Red Pepper Quilts’ tutorial for a Checkerboard Quilt. …