Tag Archives: Accuquilt

Creating Pattern

It never ceases to amaze me how pattern is created from simple geometric shapes. I have recently been playing with hexagon shapes, but now I am playing around with the parallelogram shape. Before I ever got the Accuquilt die cutting systems, I made this design for the MQG Robert Kaufman Challenge. I didn’t even realize that I was making parallelograms, as I… Read More


Love Letter Pillow

It’s been a busy January for me helping my business clients with payroll setups, W-2s, 1099s and year-end closings. However, on the home front I have still managed to get a few things done. I made 8 linen placemat, napkin and napkin ring sets for Catherine’s Table. I used Robert Kaufman’s Yarn Dyed Linen (Flax) and Emily Herrick’s… Read More


Grinch Christmas Stocking

My daughter-in-law is doing a Grinch themed Christmas and she asked me to make a Grinch skirt for my granddaughter, Izzy.  I had been seeing the Grinch fabric by Robert Kaufman all over the blogosphere, so I decided to pick up a fat quarter bundle to make both a skirt and stockings (that I mentioned last Wednesday) for two of… Read More