Kaffe Fassett Love

Last year on our annual trip to Maine, my friend Jen had brought this simple quilt pattern with her. I had brought a collection of Kaffe Fassett fat quarters that I had gotten from the Fat Quarter Shop. I had no idea what to do with them as some were amazingly beautiful and some struck…

New Pillow Design

I have been playing with batiks a lot lately and really love strip and string piecing. I created this pattern today to showcase coordinating batiks and really like how it came out. I love pink, but this color combination is outside my comfort zone for home decor. I think these pillows would look really great…

Bali Batik Decorative Pillows

I have made about 20 decorative pillows from this collection of Bali Pops Batiks from Hoffman Fabrics, but this may be my favorite. I combined 2.5″ strips from the collection with the light teal and white polka dot fabric I had at home.  The dots remind me of falling snow which I thought was a…

Modern Throw Pillow

Modern 16″ x 12″ throw pillows featuring “Bali Pops” fabric by Hoffman Bali Batiks. This is simple strip piecing with overlapping back that allows pillow form to be removed so the case can be washed. I use a jelly roll collection of fabric to make these easy and fun to stitch, and sometimes it forces…