Author Archives: Heather Peterson

About Heather Peterson

Quilt pattern designer

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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Let it Snow Show and Tell

I’m sorry to have been away so long.  I haven’t forgotten about the giveaway, but I was going to do my post last Tuesday when the kids got sick.  Tuesday is the only day I daycare for both, so that … Continue reading

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Let It Snow QAL (Part 4) and a Giveaway

Today we are going to talk about doing the angles on the trees.  This technique is a great skill to have. The technique works with lots of angles, so it isn’t something that you will just use to make these … Continue reading

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Vintage Afghan KAL

A couple of weeks ago, I started the largest knitting project that I have attempted thus far.  I also joined my first KAL (knit along).  They are related, but I’ll get to that.   I’ve been thinking about how many of my hand-knit … Continue reading

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Let It Snow QAL – Part 3

How is everyone doing today?  Do you have your cutting done for our project?   Today we are going to talk about the strip units. The first step is making the strip units for the tree trunks.  There are 3 different … Continue reading

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