Block 3: Strawberry Shortcake for the Sweet Treats QAL

Strawberry shortcakes are my favorite summertime sweet treat!  Heaps of homemade whipped cream… mmmmm!  This block has quite a few pieces, but the block key that is included on the print out will be really helpful along with a couple tips listed below.  This block was a challenge for me when it came to choosing … Read More

Star Struck Quilt Block Pattern 6″ & 12″ (and a guide for making the whole quilt!)

In case you don’t already know, star quilt blocks are my favorite quilt blocks.  Yep, it’s true.  I’ve been working slowly through so many other projects, including the Sweet Treats Quilt Along that I haven’t had much time to post all my old stuff here on my new blog.  So… no promises, but about once … Read More

Block 2: Soda Shop Milk Shakes for the Sweet Treats QAL

Ah, the nostalgia of an old soda shop!  Who doesn’t love even just imagining being there, way back when.  It’s too bad our society has moved away from a lifestyle with room for things like that.  The checkered floors, old radio, tall bar stools topped with red leather cushions.  My love for the idea is … Read More

Block 1: Sweet Treats Quilt Along – Ice Cream Cuties

Hey everyone.  Thank God it’s Friday!  We can finally get going with block one of the Sweet Treats QAL.  I’m a midnight maker, so my pictures are pretty dull and dark so you’ll have to forgive.  However, they do get the point across, and that’s what matters most!   Getting Started 1. Download the templates HERE. … Read More