Another branch of New Leaf Stitches

Dottie: Making Perfect Appliqued Circles

I’m so glad you popped over to my blog. If you’re looking for tips on making perfect applique circles for the Dottie pattern, you’re in the right spot to follow along! These are the supplies that I used: Fine tip   Read More »

Hand in Hand: The Splendid Sampler

Welcome to my blog!  I’m glad you’re part of The Splendid Sampler and I’m glad you stopped by to learn a bit more about my block, Hand in Hand. Without a doubt, the most influential person in my life was my   Read More »

Using the Clearly Perfect Angles

Thanks for your interest in the Clearly Perfect Angles!  The Splendid Sampler SPECIAL:  Enter the code SplendidSampler15 to receive a 15% discount at checkout. Please refer to these images to learn how you can sew quick, accurate 45° angles –   Read More »

It’s my turn to be Aurifil’s Designer of the Month!

It’s truly an honor to be featured as February’s Aurifil Designer of the Month!  Each month a designer shares insights with you and a free pattern for a 12″ quilt block.  The name of my block is Lake Life.  As a Minnesota   Read More »

Perfectly Pieced Half-Square Triangles: Without Drawing Lines

There are so many different ways to make half-square triangles that sometimes I think we need to step back and revisit what really works, what’s the quality of the outcome, what uses our resources (time, fabric, $) the most efficiently,   Read More »

The Littlest Thistle does Half-Square Triangles

One of the things I love about social media is finding sewing friends from all over the world.  Recently, popular blogger Katy of The Littlest Thistle (Scotland), wrote a wonderful tutorial about making HST using the Clearly Perfect Angles.  You can   Read More »

Technology Overload

  Is it true that you can’t teach an old dog new tricks?  Well, I’m the old dog and I have to learn some new things if I want to get the most out of my new toys! Let’s start   Read More »

“Sew We Quilt” Guest Blogger

                                Madame Samm has invited me to be a guest blogger tomorrow. All month guests have been sharing their favorite quilting tools in “Tool Time”.   Guess what I will be talking about?   “Yep, you guessed it… Clearly Perfect Angles!     Read More »