Quilting Tutorial

Primary Prairie Quilt Pattern

The new Primary Prairie Quilt Pattern is now available as a printable PDF pattern via the La Rue de Fleurs Etsy shop! Create your own unique expression in fabric with help from me! The Primary Prairie Quilt Pattern is beginner-friendly in construction while offering playful possibilities for the more advanced. Designed for the scrap hoarder, …

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Making a Patchwork Minky Blanket Mini Video Class on YouTube

I have been making patchwork Minky blankets for my Etsy shop nearly since the beginnings of La Rue de Fleurs in 2012. Simple patchwork with fun, playful prints and color palettes defines the collection. Each blanket has a particular theme or story it is communicating through the fabric choices. Sometimes those themes are very apparent, …

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Beginner Quilting: Patchwork Pot Holder Tutorial

An excellent beginner quilting project, this simple patchwork pot holder includes a pieced top and pocket back. Practice simple piecing, minimal quilting and the mitered binding technique in this great project for you home or for gifting. The patchwork pot holder is perfect for using up scrap fabrics or playing with a few fat quarter …

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Woven Trellis Casserole Hot Pad

Quilting Tutorial: Woven Trellis Casserole Hot Pad

Let’s make a quick, fun and functional holiday project to add some pizzazz to your table. Today I am briefly walking you through all of the steps to make the Woven Trellis Casserole Hot Pad found in my new Woven Trellis Table Linens Bundle Pattern released last week. This fun project is perfect for those holiday fat quarters you’ve been stashing and make great hostess gifts too.

Expanding Star Pillow Hack

Expanding Star Quilt Pillow Hack

The Expanding Stars Quilt Along with Emily Dennis of Quilty Love is in full swing, and I along with all of the other participants over on Instagram have selected and begun cutting our fabrics for our quilts. After reading over the pattern several times during the size and fabric selection process, I had the idea that the expanding …

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Making a Patchwork Minky Blanket: Part 2, Sewing and Finishing

Making a patchwork minky blanket is a great beginner project if you’d like to get into quilt making, or are looking for a great gift for a new baby. In part one of the series, we discussed how to go about choosing fabrics. Here in part two, you will learn all of the fabric requirements, as well as how …

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Making a Patchwork Minky Blanket: Part 1, Fabric Selections

Making a patchwork minky blanket is a great beginner project if you’d like to get into quilt making, or are looking for a great gift for a new baby. In this two part series, I will explain how I make my popular patchwork minky blankets including tips on selecting fabrics and finishing with a turned …

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