Monthly Archives: January 2013

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Me

With QuiltCon being just around the corner, I thought I’d introduce myself. I already posted this on Instagram, so hopefully this isn’t redundant for any of you:-) So, I’m Danielle Wilkes of Nacho Mama’s Quilt.  (daniellewilkes on IG) 5 things … Continue reading

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Tula was into feathers before feathers were cool

You know I’m a total whore when it comes to Tula Pink fabric.  So I had this old layer cake and jelly roll of Nest.  You know, back when she was with Moda.  Yes, right?  I can’t believe she was … Continue reading

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Merry & Bright

Another quickie made in November 2012 for my LQS.  The bunting was leftover fabric from a Kate Spain layer cake project.And then in my quest to not have any new scraps, I threw together a pillow.  Seriously, there’s more fabric … Continue reading

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QuiltCon Challenge Blocks

My guild had a workday and put together the challenge blocks that we were sent.  People from all over the country made these blocks, and we put them together into a quilt.  My guild let me quit it, and boy did … Continue reading

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Aggie T-shirt quilt

This quilt is special.  It’s the fist person who has received a baby quilt and a graduation quilt from me, which means I’ve been doing this a while.  (It also means that I rarely make baby quilts.)  So this is … Continue reading

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Bento Box

If you’ve been reading here for a while, you know that this month is my 20 year quiltaversary, and for years my husband has been complaining that all the quilts on all the beds in our house are store bought. … Continue reading

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Ruth’s Legacy

My Aunt Ruth passed two years ago this month, and when I was at her funeral in New Orleans, I looked up into the steeple of St. Pious X, the church where she had attended daily mass for a gazillion … Continue reading

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