Monthly Archives: October 2012

Etoile de Provence


Why is it …that sometimes when you just throw something together, it turns out better than something that you plan and plan???

That’s what happened today with this little quilt:  I just picked up some scraps of fabric I didn’t really like and,  as an experiment, made this Giant Star Block.

I just loved how it turned out – reminds me of France.

giant star block


X Marks the Spot


X Marks the Spot

This little mini-quilt is full of X’es – a dozen to be exact!  They’re in soft shades of golden yellow, green and coral and for the backing I upcycled a floral piece of vintage linen & cotton.   I’m going to list it in my Etsy shop: