At the Seashore – Cruising the Outer Banks

Hi, Bake Shoppers!  I’m Carole Carter and I blog at From My Carolina Home.   I am delighted to be back for the At the Seashore Quilt Along!  Living in North Carolina, our summer fun at the shore might include a visit to the Outer Banks.  So, my block is Cruising the Outer Banks.  Come dip your toes in the water and make this fun sailboat design which is a perfect addition to a summer fun quilt along.  My block is made with Moda’s Origami Janet Clare.

Continue reading

Dec 15: Shining Star

Moda Bake Shop Countdown to Christmas at FromMyCarolinaHome

The Countdown to Christmas is moving along, and I am delighted to join Moda for my block, Shining Star. This block has two meanings. We all know that a Shining Star showed the way for the wise men. It also reminds us to be the shining stars of our own lives, rejoicing in our blessings.  Thank you for joining me today!  I’m Carole, and I blog at From My Carolina Home.  This is a simple and easy block to make, just a few squares and rectangles to cut, with a couple of half-square triangles to sew.  Use it in a sampler with the other blocks in the series, and I’ll show you how the stars twinkle if you make a quilt with it alone.

Continue reading