Author Archives: Heather Peterson

About Heather Peterson

Quilt pattern designer

Me Made May

Thanks again to everyone who played along with my last post where I previewed my new book.  The winner of the copy of the new Trendy Table book is: Leslie Sorenson.  Please drop me an email at to claim your … Continue reading

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The Trendy Table Preview – Part 2

I’m back for part 2 of the preview for the Trendy Table book. Before I get to the preview, the winner from my last post is:  Linda Flemming.  Please email your shipping info to me at, and I will … Continue reading

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The Trendy Table Preview, Part 1

Today I get to share more details on the projects from my latest book, “The Trendy Table”.   I have already shared a little bit about the inspiration for the book here.     I’m going to share half of the projects … Continue reading

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The Trendy Table Sneak Peek

So it’s been a little quiet here on the blog . . .   I’ve been busy with several big projects :  These 2  . . . . and a new book.     The boys are currently 1 and 3.  … Continue reading

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Metro Hoops

I’ve been working on a project since last summer that I finally finished.  I rarely get a chance to work other designer’s patterns, but this was a quilt that I knew I wanted to make time for.  The pattern is … Continue reading

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The Final Post in the Let It Snow QAL

It’s the final wrap up for the Let It Snow QAL! I finished up the quilting with the use of a few simple designs. I chose to meander the background and a free-hand design in the trees.  I did loops in the border, … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching

I have a hand-made top to share with your today. I’m sure many of you get sick of the “I made this” blog post that I do all the time.  I know I do . . . But honestly, besides … Continue reading

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