HST Sampler Top Done
Finished my HST sampler top. Thanks for so many great suggestions for the sashing. I went with white and a solid teal. There are 20 blocks, all
Less than a month!
Nina has been pestering me for a new post - claiming she checks here everyday and there is never a new post. I finally remembered to get m...
Half Square Triangle Quilt Kit - Wall Hanging
Half Square Triangles This is a kit that will make a nice sized wall hanging measuring 48.5" x 48.5" square from half square triangles. Add borders and you can increase the size. There are 256 blocks in this kit consisting of 512 triangles. Each block measures 3.5" and has one dark fabric and one light fabric to give different effects when placed in various arrangements. I have provided a pictorial example for color placement. You can also use these squares to make the following…
10 Half Square Triangle Quilt Blocks
HST (or Half Square Triangle) quilt blocks can be one of the most versatile block designs we have as quilters. With a simple turn of the block, or change of color, your block can go from looking r…
Emmys Half Square Triangle Quilt
Emmys half square triangle quilt created for my grand daughter in her favorite colors from scraps in a star format. She loves it!
Half-square Triangle values quilt finished!!!
I've had this quilt quilted for over a week, but haven't had a chance until now to get the photos of it taken. It was such a fun quilt to make and I'm so happy with how it turned out. I used a ton of colorful scraps and quilted it with very organic vertical lines in a cream colored cotton thread. The batting is Warm & Natural cotton. For the backing, I used a pretty plaid 100% cotton home dec fabric. Just a bit heavier in weight than the quilting cottons in the quilt top. It's cheerful…
Half Square Triangle Quilt Layouts
Pondering possible quilt layouts for my very own bed. All using the simple HST block. The sky's the limit! 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 Which one is your favoute? Any other HST layouts you can point me to? I might add more to this post so I have a 'library' of HST designs.
Announcing the Modern Half Square Triangle Quilt-a-long!
I am so excited to kick off the Modern Half Square Triangle Quilt-a-Long! Today I'll share with you my inspiration for this quilt-a-long and...
The 16 Completed Quilt Blocks for my Half and Half Quilt Sample
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It is finally sewn together............... (Exuberant Color)
I decided I needed to stick with it and finish this quilt top yesterday. It was too hot and muggy to do anything outside. This Kaffe/Brandon/Philip/Martha and plaids/stripes quilt top ended up 72" x