Friday, March 1, 2013

Fresh Mini Quilt Club | March 2013


Hello, everyone -- Happy March!

Today is the first day of the Fresh Mini Quilt Club and I'm thrilled that so many of you have already joined. These next 6 months are going to be full of inspiration + mini quilts! For those of you signed up, the first full color PDF pattern was sent out this morning -- check your inbox. Haven't signed up yet? It's not too late! I'll be extending the discounted price through the weekend -- yay! More details about the FMQC can be found here & remember you can sign up at anytime.

IMG_0960This first Starburst Mini Quilt was made using Art Gallery Fabrics Pure Elements. If you haven't worked with Art Gallery Fabrics yet, I highly recommend you do! The solids used are: Cherry Lipgloss, Lemonade, Cozumel Blue, Ash, and Snow. You can find them at Pink Castle Fabrics and Fat Quarter Shop


I quilted the mini quilt using my favorite Aurifil thread (50 wt. 2021) in straight-lines 1/2" apart. The crisp colors, design, & quilting really work well together.


The Starburst Mini Quilt design works really well with print fabrics too! For the second mini quilt I used Constellations by Lizzie House -- those stars!



Using my walking foot I quilted straight lines, this time radiating from the center of the mini quilt. I played around with the spacing between the lines and am really happy with the results. It definitely adds a whole new dimension to the finished mini quilt. 

Have a great weekend!
xo, Megan


  1. Oh my gosh! I just love the Constellations mini quilt, especially the binding!

  2. I can't wait to make mine... :-D Thank you so much!

  3. Don't know how I missed this before. I love making minis! Just signed up today and can't wait to make my first one! Thanks for putting this series together!!

  4. Your varied line widths are spectacular. Love your site. Glad I found you.

  5. They both turned out really cute! I can't wait to start mine!

  6. I seriously love this so much. That constellations mini is AMAZING! So perfect Megan!

  7. I really love this and next Tuesday I am so joining.