Project Design Team Thursday – Toy Chest Shadow Stars Quilt

Earlier this year I was thrilled to be asked to join the Penny Rose Design Team. Being able to design and create projects with upcoming and current ranges is great fun and hopefully inspires you along the way. I absolutely adore making children’s quilts – and with the beautiful range “Toy Chest” to create with, … Continue reading Project Design Team Thursday – Toy Chest Shadow Stars Quilt


Fat Quarter Shop is Celebrating Penny Rose’s First Birthday!

We are so excited to be celebrating Penny Rose Fabric’s First Birthday with Fat Quarter Shop today! They have created a beautiful Table Runner Free Pattern with the Toy Chest collection. Please celebrate with us and join the First Birthday Party at Fat Quarter Shop, and pick up your Free Pattern on the Fat Quarter … Continue reading Fat Quarter Shop is Celebrating Penny Rose’s First Birthday!


Traditional Block Thursday: Variable Star

The Variable Star is a classic quilt block that has been around for over 100 years. It has also been called the Sawtooth Star and the Evening Star. The possibilities with this one really are endless. Since the center is a square, you can fill that square with patchwork, fussy cut fabric, or more stars … Continue reading Traditional Block Thursday: Variable Star


Sun Up to Sundown, We Ride with the Cowboys!

We pay homage to the life of the Cowboy with a collection called Sundown by Penny Rose Studio. The life of the cowboys were full of hard work, long days and danger. It required clothing that was serviceable and rugged since cowboys didn’t have much money either. Aspects of the iconic Cowboy Shirt evolved over … Continue reading Sun Up to Sundown, We Ride with the Cowboys!


Project Design Team Thursday – Toy Chest Mini Quilt

Hello! This is Wynn from zakkaArt and I’m very happy to be part of this amazing project design team to share what I’ve made using the beautiful fabrics from Penny Rose Fabrics. For this sewing, I have especially requested to use the pretty new Toy Chest fabrics. You know how much I love 1930s feedbacks … Continue reading Project Design Team Thursday – Toy Chest Mini Quilt


Traditional Block Thursday: Dutchman’s Puzzle

We will be focusing again on Flying Geese in this week’s tutorial. There are other methods to making flying geese, but we will stick with the same method we used last week – it is easy for a beginner. The Dutchman’s Puzzle pattern is a simple block constructed of pairs of flying geese blocks. It … Continue reading Traditional Block Thursday: Dutchman’s Puzzle