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Friday, June 22, 2018

1880 Sampler Sew Along

1880 Sampler Sew Along
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from black and light print cut 1 | 3" squares
From a variety of prints cut 8 | 2" square | cut once diagonally

Pair up light and black squares and make 2 half square triangles 
Square each half square triangle to 2-1/2"
(Here is a tutorial for our favorite technique)
Pair up triangles and sew together along angled edge.
square each half square triangle to 1-1/2"
Layout and piece block using photo for placement.

You can find all the details for our 1880 Sampler Sew Along
 and a picture of the inspiration quilt here.
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In case you were wondering? 1880 Sampler Sew Along
blocks will continue to be posted through the end of
August. Finishing instructions will be available
at the beginning of September. 

Monday, June 18, 2018

Summer Circles

I am making Progress on my Summer Circles.
I took a little liberty with the center medallion 
and really emphasized the red and green. I love the 
lone yellow hexagon. Take a look at the original and
find out a little more information here
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If you would still like to join us you can order a kit here.
Check out this post for my favorite EPP technique

Friday, June 15, 2018

1880 Sampler Sew Along

1880 Sampler Sew Along
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You will need to make a total of five crazy quilt blocks this week.
This is a great opportunity to use up all your little bits.
start by sewing your little bits together until you have a square
a least 5" square. Trim block up to 4-1/2"
Use a bitty block as your starting point for your crazy quilt block.
from pink print cut the following:
2 | 1-1/2" squares
1 | 1" squares
from blue print cut the following:
2 | 1-1/2" squares
4 | 1" squares

Using pink and blue 1-1/2" squares make 4 half square triangles.
Square up half square triangles to 1"
Layout and piece bitty block using photo for placement.
from pink print cut 2 | 1-3/4" squares
from brown print cut 2 | 1-3/4" squares

Using pink and brown 1-3/4" squares make 4 half square triangles.
Square up half square triangles to 1-1/4"
Layout and piece bitty block using photo for placement.
from red print cut the following:
2 | 1-1/2" squares
1 | 1" squares
from yellow print cut the following:
2 | 1-1/2" squares
4 | 1" squares

Using red and yellow 1-1/2" squares make 4 half square triangles.
Square up half square triangles to 1"
Layout and piece bitty block using photo for placement.
from pink print cut 5| 1-1/2" squares
from blue print cut 4 | 1-1/2" squares

Make 9-patch using pink and blue squares
Add bits and pieces to 2 sides to make block at least 5"
Square block to 4-1/2"

You can find all the details for our 1880 Sampler Sew Along
 and a picture of the inspiration quilt here.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

@temeculaquiltco

There is a lot happening on Instagram.
If you don't follow us you should.
Find us @temeculaquiltco
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I am always looking for different ways to display
little quilts. These antique wooden spools are perfect.
A new little project in the works. 
An antique iron bed greets you as you walk 
in the shop. It is piled high with quilts we love. 
We have all the patterns available  | from left to right
Susan Stamps | Vintage Baskets | Harvest Stars | Vintage 1900
I needed to order business cards. I could not decide
 which photo I liked best so I ordered them all. 
Kim Diehl's new line Farmstead Harvest has just
arrived. We have fat eighth bundles cut and ready for you.
22 fat eighths 11" x 18" | $42.00
Give us a call we would love to send you one. 



Monday, June 11, 2018

Mini Monday

Pay attention to color placement and triangle direction to create
this months Mini Monday quilt. Simple half square triangles
are one of my favorite blocks to make. Call me crazy but I
love to square up these little blocks. This quilt finishes
at 10-1/2" x 18" and is perfect for the summer ahead. 
So sorry, we are sold out of our 
Mini | a | Month Postcard Collection
and are not planning on reordering. 

Friday, June 8, 2018

1880 Sampler Sew Along

1880 Sampler Sew Along
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from pink, red, blue and green prints cut 1 | 3" square

Pair up 3" squares and make half square triangles as follows:
pink | red  and  blue | green
Square each half square triangle to 2-1/2" 
(Here is a tutorial for our favorite technique)
Layout and piece block using photo for placement.

You can find all the details for our 1880 Sampler Sew Along
 and a picture of the inspiration quilt here.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Summer + Strips

 Summer + Strips
Gather up a pile of your favorite scraps and sew
 along with us this summer. Download the PDF
pattern for Part One and get started today.

If you want a few more details you can
read all about Summer + Strips here.
So sorry we are sold out of fussy cut center strips.