15 05, 2015

Blogger’s Quilt Festival :: Spring 2015

By |May 15th, 2015|Bloggers Quilt Festival|250 Comments

Hi friends! I'm so excited for this installment of the Blogger's Quilt Festival! I hope you all have a quilt, (or two) to add to the Festival. As a reminder, everyone is welcome! New quilter, or experienced quilter, we want to see your quilts! Please don't be shy! You all are eligible to share up to two quilts, [...]

27 04, 2015

Blog Take Over!

By |April 27th, 2015|My Fabric, My kids|16 Comments

Shhhh - Gus and I are here to tell you just what really goes on the month before Market. This is the stuff mom would rather you all not know.  Like the pizza for dinner again last night, and all the coffee she's drinking! Anytime a big box arrives, we know she's going to be [...]

24 04, 2015

Blogger’s Quilt Festival :: Coming Soon!

By |April 24th, 2015|Bloggers Quilt Festival|0 Comments

Hey! I've been working behind the scenes all week on the next Blogger's Quilt Festival - I hope you are excited and ready! The Festival is set to begin on May 15, less than a month away!  Grab a button in the sidebar ---->>> and share the info with your friends!   I've got great [...]

22 04, 2015

Quiltcast #72 :: Current Happenings

By |April 22nd, 2015|podcast, Quiltcast|1 Comment

A quick catch up with April, while baby Hazel napped for a few minutes. For sweet, new baby pictures, visit April's instagram! Check out fabric images here and here. And shop for patterns here and here. We will be back next week with a more complete podcast - Thanks for listening! —— We always welcome [...]

8 04, 2015

Your Help Please…

By |April 8th, 2015|Baby Lock, My kids|2 Comments

Hi there! I've been sewing non stop lately, working on a few deadline projects that I will be able to share soon - promise! Meanwhile it's also Spring Break and my family is home and we are adding fun to mix too - here's a quick picture of them with dyed hands, after we dyed [...]

3 04, 2015

Featuring Wiesia :: A Blogger’s Quilt Festival Quilter!

By |April 3rd, 2015|Featured Quilter|3 Comments

Hi all! Today's featured quilter is Wiesia - a quilter from Poland! I love that the Blogger's Quilt Festival crosses the oceans and international boundaries. Wiesia is relatively new to quilting, and has some beautiful quilts to share with us, also be sure to check out her blog Quilt & Smile. I hope you enjoy getting [...]

2 04, 2015

Quiltcast #71 :: Sewing for Babys

By |April 2nd, 2015|podcast, Quiltcast|1 Comment

Most everyone knows an expecting mom, and sewing for a new baby or mom is always fun! Check our group of tutorials before you sew a gift for the next baby shower. Amy's new fabric and patterns can be seen here, and April's new fabric can be seen here! ----- Latch cover Cart covers Single layer [...]

30 03, 2015

Chic Neutrals

By |March 30th, 2015|My Fabric|22 Comments

I'm so excited to share Chic Neutrals with you finally! I've been working on this fabric line on the computer for months, but to finally have it in fabric is amazing! Chic Neutrals will be in quilt shops a little later this summer. I selected my favorite greys, and added in some yellow and purple to [...]

27 03, 2015

Featuring Cheryl :: A Blogger’s Quilt Festival Quilter!

By |March 27th, 2015|Featured Quilter|2 Comments

Cheryl is sharing her quilts with us today! I hope you enjoy getting to know Cheryl and her quilts more. Cheryl blogs at Meadow Mist Designs, be sure to stop over and say hi there too! ----- 1.  When did you begin quilting? I began quilting about 4 years ago when my daughter was moving [...]

25 03, 2015

Quiltcast #70 :: Quilty Housekeeping

By |March 25th, 2015|podcast, Quiltcast|5 Comments

Battings and labels are both needed in our quilts even if they aren't the main attraction, but there's so many options for both! Listen in for our favorite battings and ways to label a quilt. Check at your local quilt shop, or long armer to purchase batting. Cotton, polyester battings are most commonly found. Warm & [...]

20 03, 2015

Featuring Karen :: A Blogger’s Quilt Festival Quilter!

By |March 20th, 2015|Featured Quilter|3 Comments

Hi friends! I want to direct you to the Blogger's Quilt Festival page set up here. I've updated the dates and added a new logo to the page - I'm looking forward to seeing all the quilts again in a couple of months! Today's featured quilter is Karen, if you haven't met Karen yet I [...]

19 03, 2015

Quiltcast #69 :: What’s Your Favorite Color?

By |March 19th, 2015|podcast, Quiltcast|0 Comments

Making a gift for someone can be very rewarding and fun, but the color palette is often a challenge! Here's our tips for finding the right colors for the gifts you are sewing. What's your favorite color? Check out current decor in their home, and use it as a jumping off point. What color do [...]