FIGS & FRIENDS COLLABORATION 2024 – BUNDLE #5: BLUE & CREAM

EDIT: THIS POST IS PURELY INFORMATIONAL. SOMEHOW WE FORGOT TO POST ABOUT THIS FIFTH BUNDLE HERE ON THE BLOG WHEN IT CAME OUT A FEW MONTHS AGO. THIS IS JUST HERE FOR THE INFO IN CASE SOMEONE IN THE PROGRAM IS SEARCHING FOR IT FOR INSPIRATION OR INFO. THE FABRICS ARE NO LONGER AVAILABLE BUT OF COURSE THE PATTERN IS AND YOU CAN WORK TO PUT TOGETHER YOUR OWN FABRIC COMBO AS YOU ARE ABLE TO REPRODUCE THE LOOK. Welcome to your fifth installment of our 2023-24 FIGS & FRIENDS program! It is really one of my most enjoyable…

MODA BLOCKHEADS 5: GROUP 2 – WEEK 12

This week’s designer is Heather Briggs of My Sew Quilty Life and her block is called STARLING. Be sure to check out her BLOG, where I’m certain she will have all the details and tips on her lovely block. OUR BLOCK #12: STARLING (6″ Finished) …… PIECING INSTRUCTIONS: This week, we followed all instructions as outlined in the MODA Pattern Sheet! …… FABRIC COLLECTIONS: …… MODA QUICK LINKS For ALL the details and specifics on Moda Blockheads 5, I encourage you to visit these useful resources: INTRO TO MODA BLOCKHEADS 5 LIVE…

MODA BLOCKHEADS 5: GROUP 2 – WEEK 11

This week’s designer is Stacy Iest Hsu and her block is called SHOOTING STARS. You can visit her blog HERE! OUR BLOCK #11: SHOOTING STAR (6″ Finished) …… ASSEMBLY INSTRUCTIONS: As you can see, we changed up our block this week! We used the 12″ cutting instructions to create a single 6″ star block. If you’d like to make a SHOOTING STAR like ours, follow the instructions below… CUTTING INSTRUCTIONS PIECING INSTRUCTIONS Follow the provided MODA Pattern Sheet with the following edits… After STEP 5, simply add your partial star…

GUEST TUTORIAL: PATCHWORK EASTER EGGS

Hello everyone! I am Lacey Poirier (@laceypoirier on Instagram) and I am happy to be here on Joanna’s blog to feature these fun PATCHWORK EASTER EGGS! I am loving how these came out! Perfect for seasonal home decor and gift giving. They are also great for eggs hunts, of course! I love the oversized egg shape for more storing space. At their widest points, they measure 4.5″ x 5.5″. They are a great weekend project and I hope you enjoy making them as much as I did! …… CUTTING INSTRUCTIONS The fabrics I…

MODA BLOCKHEADS 5: GROUP 2 – WEEK 10

This week’s designer is Alexia Marcelle Abegg of Ruby Star Society, and her block is called 16-PATCH STAR. In case her name sounds familiar to you here on the Fig Tree Blog, it’s because she was featured in the American Patchwork & Quilting February 2024 issue as my conversation partner on the “Modern vs. Traditional” interpretations of quilting [more on that in THIS BLOG POST]. We both took on the LOG CABIN block and just finished a sew along in our FACEBOOK GROUP! OUR BLOCK #10: 16-PATCH STAR (6″ Finished) &#8230…