19 03, 2010

Featuring Casey — A Blogger’s Quilt Festival Quilter!

By |March 19th, 2010|Featured Quilter|10 Comments

Hi Friends!  I can hardly believe it's Friday again!  This week has been flown by, and I'm tired.  Ella's been home sick with an icky cold that seems to be going around, I think I will sanitize the house today, don't want it spreading!  -----Casey is our featured quilter today!  You can  find her blogging [...]

18 03, 2010

Sewing Garments!

By |March 18th, 2010|sewing|22 Comments

I have two quilts due in a six weeks, but I've been promising dresses to my girls!  So my goal for this week has been to cut and start (maybe finish) three dresses! I am a sucker for patterns when Joann's has them for $1 - we just happened to be there on one of [...]

17 03, 2010

Burgundy Buttons – Giveaway!

By |March 17th, 2010|give away|481 Comments

Is Verna on your wishlist? It's - oh - so pretty and soft too! You are in luck - Leah of Burgundy Buttons is giving away some Verna! I asked Leah to tell us a little bit about her shop --Burgundy Buttons truly strives to be your friend in the quilting business! Burgundy Buttons has [...]

16 03, 2010

Two Years . . .

By |March 16th, 2010|random, Thankful|65 Comments

Today, is my two year blogiversary!  I am amazed at how time keeps on ticking by, and I'm so thankful for the community online.  I'm constantly inspired and pushed to be more creative, and encouraged in the adventure of motherhood - I LOVE it!Looking back at the last year, I'm overwhelmed --Last year about this [...]

14 03, 2010

Fat Quarter Shop – Winners!

By |March 14th, 2010|give away|9 Comments

Hi there!  I'm popping in to tell you who the winners are -Selected via random number generatorCongratulations ladies!  If you get here before I do again, please email me, and let me know if you have a preference. I hope you all are having a great day!Amy---------------------------------------------------Next steps:Subscribe to parkcitygirlShop with AmyFollow Me on TwitterEmail [...]

13 03, 2010

Weekend Update

By |March 13th, 2010|random|19 Comments

Hi Friends!  I hope you are having a good weekend, with or without your sewing machine :)  I've been making a few changes to my blog, and actually got out of the house by myself today!  Yes, that is an accomplishment around here.-----I've caught up on my reader a little bit this week, one item [...]

12 03, 2010

Featuring Michelle — A Blogger’s Quilt Festival Quilter!

By |March 12th, 2010|Featured Quilter|16 Comments

Happy Friday!  Today's featured blogger is Michelle from Dresden Quilter.  Michelle has been a faithful commenter and friend here, and I was so happy to see her name come up in the nominations.  I hope you enjoy getting to know Michelle ~1. When did you begin quilting?I first began quilting 17 years ago. I took [...]

11 03, 2010

Basics Tutorial : Sewing Accurate 1/4" Seams

By |March 11th, 2010|Tutorial|82 Comments

  While a lot of quilts can be made without using an accurate 1/4" seam, if you are following a pattern, best results come with accurate seams.  Today I'm sharing a good method for finding accuracy for you and your machine! My best example of a inaccurate 1/4" seam is this block - I love [...]

10 03, 2010

Fat Quarter Shop – Giveaway!

By |March 10th, 2010|give away|464 Comments

Here's your chance to win more fabric, from the ladies at Fat Quarter Shop!  Two readers will win Aunt Lindy's Paper Dolls fat quarter bundles - LOOK at how adorable these are!!  The faces on the dolls are so cute, not to mention the dresses & bunnies!I'm signed up for their newsletter but not everything [...]

9 03, 2010

Taking it Easy

By |March 9th, 2010|give away, random|14 Comments

I've enjoyed getting to know people on twitter in the last few months and, recently, Jody had a contest over there.  Look at what I won --These fabulous fat quarters arrived last week, and I'm loving them!  Those flowers in front are Woodland Delight, and some cute Christmas fabric.  Thank you so much Jody!!  Those [...]

8 03, 2010

Catching up . . .and Rosebud Quilter Giveaway – Winners!

By |March 8th, 2010|give away, random|16 Comments

-  mostly on rest, snuggling on the couch with the kiddos, and tv.  Thursday I visited the doctor, my cold was not getting better - turns out it was a sinus infection and ear infection. . .thankfully, I now have time to rest up, and I am feeling a bit better with medication!-  Joe called [...]

5 03, 2010

Featuring Chris — A Blogger’s Quilt Festival Quilter!

By |March 5th, 2010|Featured Quilter|10 Comments

Our featured blogger today is Chris of izzy inspired ~ enjoy!1.When did you begin quilting?I started quilting a little over 15 years ago now, when my first son was born. I was eager to make him a blanket (that's what I thought I was making back in the day) that he would treasure through his [...]