Hula Girl quilt patternBeginner paper foundation pieced quilt pattern with low volume fabrics and scraps
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Hula Girl, Quilting Interest

The “new” Hula Girl Quilt Pattern

At the beginning of June, I made a goal to get some projects finished, and one of those was revisiting my Hula Girl pattern to update and convert the pdf pattern to print for shops. Today, the new pattern is available to download in my shop and also on Craftsy. The print pattern is coming later this month. I love a quilt design that is fun to make and turns out looking more difficult than it actually is. Hula Girl is one of those that (I think) is a cool design with a complex-looking construction, but it's actually pretty simple...

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Advanced Paper Piecing, Paper Piecing, Rocky Road Star Template

Quilting How To: Paper Piecing with less waste

Welcome to my stop on the tutorial blog hop organized by Amy Smart of Diary of a Quilter! She has a new book out called, "Fabulously Fast Quilts", and had the great idea of collecting tutorials from quilters on their own little tricks to make quilting easier or faster. My trick has to do with paper piecing. Now, most are probably thinking, "how can you possibly make paper piecing anything close to 'fast'?" If you dislike wasting a lot of fabric with paper piecing, unpicking seams, or just find it confusing to place the fabric correctly, Read on. If you are new...

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