New Patterns !!!

New Patterns !!!

October 02, 2020

New patterns are added to the website, I know some of you have been waiting patiently for these. I have added the Bloomin Baskets Quilt Pattern, and Pine Tree Quilt pattern are now available as downloadable patterns, take a look on my website to find these patterns.
Vintage Crosses Sew Along week five

Vintage Crosses Sew Along week five

May 04, 2020 1 Comment

This week is about sewing all the blocks together for the Vintage Crosses Quilt sew-along.  In this post, I explain how to stitch your quilt top together along with applique tips, links to videos, and lots of wonderful information on how I get the look of hand applique by machine.
Vintage Crosses Quilt Sew Along week four. The applique center.

Vintage Crosses Quilt Sew Along week four. The applique center.

April 28, 2020 2 Comments

I hope you have had a great week, and have been progressing with your Vintage Crosses quilt. I would love you to share your pictures, either on the Sharon Keightley Facebook group or Instagram #vintagecrossesquilt, I am so looking forward to seeing your color choices and your blocks. This week is all about the applique....

Vintage Crosses Sew Along Week Three

Vintage Crosses Sew Along Week Three

April 18, 2020 2 Comments

Week Three is all about the twelve small applique blocks, there is so much to tell you about these blocks and little tips to share. 
Vintage Crosses Quilt Sew Along ! Cutting triangles

Vintage Crosses Quilt Sew Along ! Cutting triangles

April 18, 2020 3 Comments

I wanted to mention how I cut the triangles from your scrap fabrics. In this little video I show how I cut my triangles, using my scrap fabrics to get a lot of variation in fabrics.

 

Vintage Crosses Sew Along ! Week Two

Vintage Crosses Sew Along ! Week Two

April 10, 2020 1 Comment

Firstly I think it is important to talk about choosing colors, I have a fairly random approach to choosing the background fabrics for each of the cross blocks, once I decided on the fabrics I had chosen, I then cut them into triangles and the playtime begins. There are three possible ways you could select your fabrics for the cross blocks. 

Vintage Crosses Quilt Sew Along ! Week One

Vintage Crosses Quilt Sew Along ! Week One

April 01, 2020 2 Comments

I loved every minute of working on this quilt, the idea started with a picture in my mind and once I got the first few blocks made, it just grew from there. I know you are going to enjoy making this quilt too, and I would love for you to join me. Read more......
Vintage Crosses Quilt Sew Along getting started

Vintage Crosses Quilt Sew Along getting started

March 30, 2020 2 Comments

I hope you are all looking forward to getting started soon on the Vintage Crosses Quilt Sew Along. It's going to be so much fun !...... After sorting through the list of items that need to be covered in the Sew Along, this is how I have decided to organize the weeks. Read more.....
Vintage Crosses Sew Along

Vintage Crosses Sew Along

March 23, 2020 1 Comment

I am so excited to share my Vintage Crosses quilt with you all, starting on the 1st of April 2020 I will be writing a series of blog posts sharing tips for piecing and applique while I hope you all join me in a sew-along to make this beautiful quilt. Please share this post with your quilting friends.

Aylas Heart's Quilt

Aylas Heart's Quilt

March 16, 2020

Ayla is my beautiful new granddaughter, how wonderful it is to have a new addition to the family. This has inspired me to make a bassinette quilt for her, and since she has definitely stolen my heart. I am making her a heart quilt. Just in time for Valentine's day. Take a look at the sweet quilt for a sweet little baby.

Vintage Crosses Quilt Pattern 10% discount this week !

Vintage Crosses Quilt Pattern 10% discount this week !

January 24, 2020

Well, that is my quandary this week, as I sort through all my quilts trying to find places for them in my home. I have come across some favorites that deserve a special place. The quilt I am going to focus on in this post is my Vintage Crosses Quilt. You can find it on the website here this week I have decided to have a 10% discount sale on the pattern. In turn each week I will be doing this for each of my patterns and writing about each quilt.
One last word! Quilting the border on the Treasures from the scrap bin quilt.

One last word! Quilting the border on the Treasures from the scrap bin quilt.

January 17, 2020 2 Comments

Now that the holidays are well and truly over, and we have started the year 2020. I am back in my sewing room while the house is peacefully quiet, my process for starting the new year is to finish some of the quilts that did not get finished at the end of 2019. One of the quilts to finish is the Treasures in the scrap bin quilt from the sew along, and as I am working on it I would be like to share my thoughts with you.


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