What a wonderful gift it would be for a grandchild. A good idea is to use fabrics from the same collection. Sorry this is the correct address for my quilts.. I just love this quilt. Hi Cami…I came across your lazy day quilt pattern and I also ordered the Airplane fabric. Some of them use quilting …  I also pressed the fabrics flat and trimmed any mess of threads after that was done. I’d done some quilting before, but projects always took so long to complete. Hello, I am still confused on how you just start sewing random pieces of fabric. This is awesome! I just don’t think tedious piecing is for me. But it’s very easy. I just had to make one. Love your sense of color and style!! I ordered the two vintage airplane fabric from fabric.com and realized they are a little heavier fabric that they don’t recommend drying, only air dry! I love your style of quilting. I love what you do as well.  The down side to buying online, is that on Fabric.com, it only came in 1/2 yard or 1 yard increments. They’re covering content – and between the button bar and the constant pop-ups to join your newsletter – I’m too bugged to bother looking at your content!😟, I realize this is an older article, but am hoping this gets to you. I think the measuring and matching of all corners and seams up is what’s holding me back. I am about to start on one. You have a lovely blog and it’s a pleasure to browse around to see what you’re up to.  So that is what I did. Thanks. Go to ….Missouri quilt tutorials…., easy quilt ideas…you will have quilts for EVERYONE! Learn how to connect quilted blocks together in this beginner Quilt As You Go tutorial with Leah Day.  I just made sure my bias strips were long enough to fit around the entire quilt, like she directs in the tutorial. Front – If you can plan out what you need, great. Great job! Your email address will not be published. I’m a “topper” and always send my tops out to be quilted-lol. I am like you in that I don’t like long drawn out projects and avoided quilting for years even though I LOVE quilts, so I found a book online called “90-minute quilts” by Meryl Ann Butler. I lack patience for these things, so this was right up my ally. And also, pre-washing is not always necessary. Batting – I simply headed to the batting section of the fabric store and bought some thin batting that was packaged as a “crib size”. Blog post: https://mypatchwork.wordpress.com/2018/11/22/3-quilt-as-you-go-techniques-video-tutorialGet all my video tutorials in your inbox. Very pretty quilt.. One of these days I’ve got to make my own.. I’ve helped a grandma make most of her adult grandchildrens quilts but have never made my own.. One of these days.. 🙂. You really can’t mess up a random design like this, which I was a fan of. If I take the time to make a quilt, I put a lot of time & effort & money into it, I absolutely DO NOT put any of my quilts in the dryer!!!! DIY Cell Phone Stand and Accessory Holder, Pressure Cooker Triple Chocolate Layered Cheesecake, https://www.pinterest.com/pin/196821446191247367/, https://www.facebook.com/media/set/edit/a.4552066352436.2171149.1014714832/, https://www.facebook.com/alicia.bartling/media_set?set=a.4552066352436.2171149.1014714832&type=3. I used leopard polar fleece as the back so I didn’t need to use batting. It is much like a scrap quilt, where the individual fabric pieces are not uniform in size or shape and there is no real pattern at all. Hi Leah, I am new to quilting and 100% love your tutorials. Love the quilt and you’ve done a great job on the tutorial. Currently building a pole barn home. Has it come out okay? Thank you! I am a sleep deprived Mom to 4 and a fanatical DIY'er. Do you have links to the other quilts you made for the girls? Can I just say I never pre-wash the fabrics. {View my link party list here, to see where I love to link-up!}. I looks so snuggly and warm. Olfa 24″ x 36″ double-sided healing mat 3. I am with you, in the fact that I love to craft but sewing was my first love. I am thinking I may try this! Thinking back, I may have invested in having a professional quilter do the stippling, but we still love it. I know you mentioned prewashing fabric but am wondering how it is holding up after finishing the quilt and washing? I love this quilt! I do not have any material, I am hoping all this that I do have will work. So rather then dealing with the corners, I would slice the fabric stitched together and even up the edge where I wanted to attach the next fabric piece. So cute, and such darling photos! Here are most of the quilts I’ve made(from my facebook page), using the methods learned in the book: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/edit/a.4552066352436.2171149.1014714832/ Keep up the good work. 🙂. Amazing quilt! I absolutely love to create - but I love to inspire others to create even more! I just started cutting fabrics to very random sizes and laying them out on top of the backing in any random fashion. Materials you will need: quilted blocks ~ full blocks and spacer blocks; sashing fabric ~ cut into strips (see below) quilters ruler; hera marker (like this one) Quilt as You Go … I’m going to try your method, because that’s where I’m stuck is piecing all the not-same size pieces (I suck at cutting even pieces). This is block blanket one, which is the background for Forest Friends, Safari Shindig, Tricks and Treats, Gobble ’till ya Wobble, and Joy … Backing fabric – For a crib size quilt, I read online that most people buy 1 1/2 yards. I have 2 great grand babies due in October, one girl and one boy. There was an error submitting your subscription. Most of them are t shirts but not all. I too ordered the airplane fabric, it’s my next project during this strange covid time. 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