FREE PATTERNS & GIVEAWAY featuring Windham Fabrics’ HAMILTON – and more!

Hello Friends, I hope you have had a great day!  The sun is out in northern Virginia today, and the sunshine means a lot to me today – it’s as if God opened up the heavens and extended comfort those who seek comfort.  The spring blooms are coming early this year in the Washington DC […]

My Designs, YOUR QUILTS!!!

Hello Friends, I think there’s nothing more exciting for a designer to see her design being made into REAL quilts by quilters!  And I have a few to share with you today… #1.  Here is another Movement in Squares quilt.  Pat made this as a graduation gift!!!! #2.  Pam has used my Curious Cat design multiple times!!! […]

My design, your quilt: Color Burst

Hello Friends,  it’s been quite a week at Ivory Spring – besides running a bit behind on the planned stuff in our schedules, I received some unexpected assignments that demanded my immediate attention.  But it’s okay, some weeks are like that… I re-adjusted my schedule while waiting for Miss Baby get out of school, I think everything that […]

2014 Recap Part 6: Quilting Treasures

Hello Friends – I wanted to be finished with my recaps before next Monday!  So, here I am.  I was told that some of you weren’t able to leave comments on my post yesterday.  I do apologize, but I can’t figure out what the problem was for the life of me.  I am hoping whatever […]

Christmas Wreath Runner in UK POPULAR PATCHWORK (December 2014)

Hello, Friends!  I hope you are doing well.   I am excited to finally reveal the “full” story on this preview I had shown you months ago.  My Christmas Wreath runner is featured in the December 2014 issue of UK’s Popular Patchwork magazine. This pattern is ONLY available through UK’s Popular Patchwork magazine.  For my […]

Spiral Squared from India

With permissions from McCall’s Quilting and the quiltmaker, I am very excited to share with you a blue version of my Spiral Squared quilt, made by Dolly in India.  It is a gorgeous quilt, don’t you agree?  Needless to say, I am beyond thrilled to have Dolly use one of my designs for her recently […]

Ginette’s “Butterfly Kisses” Quilt

I shared with you earlier this year a free downloadable quilt pattern called “Butterfly Kisses.”  Click here for information to download the pattern instructions. I was over the moon when Ginette from Quebec, Canada, wrote and shared with me her version of my Butterfly Kisses quilt.  She graciously permitted me to in turn share her […]

Deb’s purple/aqua NOT TOO SQUARE

Hello Friends, I always love to brag about other people’s quilts.  Deb sent me her version of Not Too Square in cheerful purple/aqua/yellow!  Take a look at the beautiful quilt yourself… I absolutely love the large floral print in the outer border! Thank you for sharing your work with us, Deb!  And that wraps up […]