Scrappy Christmas Tree mini quilt pattern finishing at 23" square, handmade holiday home decor for the kitchen

Christmas Tree Mini Quilt Pattern

I have a Christmas Tree mini quilt pattern for you today! Christmas quilt patterns are always top-of-mind this time of year for me. Unfortunately they aren’t very practical in the Southern Hemisphere where December falls in summer. Nary a roasted chestnut or a sleigh-bell to be seen around these parts; we’re more likely to spend …

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When You Wish... quilt pattern in 4 sizes: baby, throw, queen and king. Bonus baby size FQ friendly pattern too! This version is made with Ruby Star Society Speckled fabrics.

When You Wish… Multi-Size Quilt Pattern

I’ve just listed an expanded version of the When You Wish… quilt pattern up in my shop and wanted to let you know. The original pattern was for FQ instructions to sew a baby quilt (legs sold separately). Each of the 4 quadrants in this baby quilt are different which works well with FQs. Over the years I’ve had lots of …

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Alex Quilt Block - a free quilt block pattern and tutorial at Bonjour Quilts. A great 12" (finished) block that can be made with scraps.

Alex Quilt Block – Free Quilt Block Pattern

Well, hello there! Today I have a free quilt block pattern for you – it’s called the Alex quilt block and it’s a good one for your scraps. I’m not really sure how you’d describe this quilt block. It’s some sort of cross/log cabin/stitch-and-flip hybrid. If it reminds you of anything be sure to let …

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A bright modern star quilt pattern by Bonjour Quilts

In The Stars Quilt Pattern

I have a fun, modern star quilt pattern for you today – it’s called In The Stars. (I know, I’m getting really imaginative with these titles. It seriously is the hardest part of making a quilt pattern – choosing the name.) I’m excited about this star quilt pattern for a couple of reasons. Firstly, it’s …

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Beautiful, bright fabrics to be used to sew a fat quarter friendly modern star quilt pattern by Bonjour Quilts.

A New Star Quilt Pattern

Hello there! It’s been a while since I last posted so I thought I’d pop in and say g’day.  New Star Quilt Pattern Coming I’m excited to announce that my next pattern, In The Stars, will be released on Thursday. In The Stars, funnily enough, is a new star quilt pattern and is fat quarter …

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emerald green and rainbow quilt

Emerald Green Up And Away Quilt

I have a fresh, emerald green quilt top to share with you today. This is a baby size version of my Up And Away quilt pattern (listed here in my shop). You can find more info on the pattern and see my navy version in this blog post here. I also made a yellow, throw …

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My Great Quilting Idea

I had the most brilliant idea the other day. Something that’d help me be super-productive and finish my quilts in half the time. Tell me, tell me, all the quilters cry. I will…but first let me tell you how I came about this most excellent idea. This year, at the ripe old age of 47, …

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Up And Away Quilt Pattern in Yellow

You can read all about my latest quilt pattern, called Up And Away, over on this post here. That version was all about the navy and white – this quilt is all about yellow and aqua. My daughter loves yellow quilts and I made this for her way back in 2017. I wrote the Up …

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Up And Away Quilt Pattern

I have the Up And Away quilt pattern ready for you today! This pattern is a very easy and flexible modern quilt pattern that’ll help you get your stash out of the cupboard and into a beautiful quilt. The pattern is fat quarter friendly and has instructions to make all 5 quilt sizes using fat …

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