Category Archives: Jelly Rolls

Finish It Up Friday ~ Jelly Roll Quilt

I feel like I should call this quilt, Make Do. Notice any issues? I didn’t have enough of one white so I used two. They matched well inside, when I took the quilt outside, the difference was quite obvious. I … Continue reading

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Now What?

Hmmm… my strips sets are finished and subcut. Now what? How big should this be? Unsure, I sat down and did a little figuring. I don’t have any baby quilts on hand for gifts, so it would make sense to … Continue reading

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Neutral Scrappy Trips

The tumbler quilt is in timeout. I opened the neutral jelly rolls. That’s the hardest part, right? I sorted into groups of eight that are roughly alternating light and dark. Sew these into pairs send press to the darker strip. … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Mirage

It has been rainy and dark all week here so I haven’t been able to get great photos of this finish. I used one Mirage jellyroll and some white strips to make this 60 by 80 inch quilt. This particular … Continue reading

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DWMonday ~ A Jelly Roll Quilt

I’ve had this jelly roll for ages. It is a line called Mirage by RJR. I cut some white strips to go with it. I figured that would bring some calm to it. I’m sewing strip sets like this. Then … Continue reading

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A Quick Jelly Roll Quilt

That’s what I need! Mr. Wonderful asked me the other day if I had a quilt he could give for a housewarming gift. Ummmmm….not at the moment! But I do have this Mirage jelly roll that might work for a … Continue reading

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Happy National Jelly Roll Day!

Did you know this was even a thing? Moda was the inventor of jelly rolls, a a lovely roll of 40-42 2 1/2 inch wide strips, one from each print of a collection. Other fabric companies jumped on board , … Continue reading

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Baby Quilt

I received this little jelly roll as a freebie a while back. While waiting for the long arm parts, I decided to make a baby quilt out of it. There were only 24 strips and that included two white and … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Jelly Roll Quilt

Here’s my first finish quilted on Friday. I’m surprised how different it feels than my Avante. We are still getting to know each other! You can read my tip for piecing jelly roll quilts here. It’s a game changer for … Continue reading

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Jelly Roll Race

I have had a bin of jelly roll strips from Connecting Threads for ages. I finally decided to do something with them. I like the concept of jelly roll race quilts, but I’m not always thrilled with the results. I … Continue reading

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