Another branch of New Leaf Stitches

The Splendid Sampler hits 50!

UPDATE:  Thanks for all of  the kind comments, especially about the Hand in Hand block and from those of you who “love” the Clearly Perfect Angles. Don’t forget you can still take advantage of the Splendid Sampler discount!  SplendidSampler15 So…(drum   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 »

And the winner is…..

Are you following along as we share our blocks with you over at Aurifil’s blog, Auribuzz?  It’s not too late to start on this fun, year-long adventure! January’s block is called Swirl Away, by Heather Valentine of The Sewing Loft.  Here’s   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 »

Aurifil January Designer of the Month: Heather Valentine

We’re barely into the new year and already so many exciting things are going on here at New Leaf Stitches.  Keep checking back for some fun news.  But now, let’s talk Aurifil!  Sweet Heather Valentine from The Sewing Loft, is the   Read More »

Mini Fractal Quilt using the Kites Plus Ruler

It’s been so fun to see all of the Fractal quilts over at the Fat Quarter Shop using the Creative Grids Ruler I designed called the Kites Plus Ruler. I couldn’t resist…and had to make one of my own. I’m   Read More »

Straight & Narrow

Are you looking for a quick, weekend project?  Maybe for yourself or as a gift?  Awhile back I did a project for Bernina’s blog using decorative stitches for the quilting. It’s simple with a modern feel to it.  I hope you enjoy    Read More »

Holiday Doily

Thank you for taking the time to stop by today and taking a look at my block, Holiday Doily. I feel very honored to have been chosen again!!   I hope you have enjoyed the “tour” so far!  The block has   Read More »

Scraps of Thoughts

Hello!  I want to do a quick post to catch you up on what is going on.  There are a variety of topics I want to cover…kind of like a scrap quilt…only with my thoughts.   I had an absolutely   Read More »

Winners

Winners! It’s time to let you know who the winners are from the Quiltmaker’s 100 Block Blog Tour. First of all, I can’t apologize enough for the commenting nightmare!  Those of you who were persistent….thank you!!!!! So that you can   Read More »