Lady of the Lake Pillow Cover

Do you love Half Square Triangles? I designed this quilted pillow as a tribute to one of my favorite quilt blocks, Lady of the Lake, using my favorite piecing unit, the HST!  The design affords opportunity for some fun fabric play with value and color to produce a handsome addition to your home décor.  I hope you enjoy the recipe!

 

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Cheeky Circles

Who’s ready to try out some curved piecing today? This is Kristina Brinkerhoff from Center Street Quilts and if you haven’t tried curved piecing yet, you really should! I labeled this quilt as ambitious, but it’s really not very complicated overall. There are just a lot of steps involved that might be unfamiliar to some: printing out the template, cutting out the pattern pieces, curved piecing, and setting the quilt on point. The blocks are big, though, and once you get all the pieces cut out, the piecing goes pretty quickly! Will you give it a try with me?

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