9 11, 2016

Gifts for Quilters

By |November 9th, 2016|Gift Guide|0 Comments

Finding the perfect gift for the quilter in your life can be a challenge - the good news is I have a list of gifts for quilters that I'm sure your recipient will love! All of the items listed below I use constantly, or would love to have replaced myself - hint, hint! If you stopped [...]

28 10, 2016

Hand Quilting Tools

By |October 28th, 2016|Sewing Tips!|1 Comment

Looking to add hand quilting to your next project, but not sure where to start? Here's the hand quilting tools that I've been using recently! **The needles are the most important tool, having the right needle for your thread makes all the difference! When using Perle cotton thread, a large eye, and sharp tip are [...]

20 10, 2016

Easy Quilts to Make & Give

By |October 20th, 2016|pattern|4 Comments

Have you started on your holiday gift list yet? As usual I have aspirations of making a pile of quilts to give, but rarely have the luxury of making them. However, I hope that I can inspire you with this collection of fun quilt patterns. These are the quilts I'd love to make, they are [...]

18 10, 2016

6 things to do when your creativity is on vacation!

By |October 18th, 2016|Inspiration, Sewing Tips!|9 Comments

Being creative is a skill that we cultivate as we use our creativity on a daily basis, the ebb and flow of the creative muse will always be a factor as we create.  Some days are harder than others, and I have listed six different ways to reignite my creativity and find inspiration when I need [...]

5 10, 2016

Instagram Giveaway!

By |October 5th, 2016|give away|0 Comments

A quick note to invite you to join me on Instagram today! There's a fantastic giveaway for a fabric shopping spree - just start here.  Good Luck! Amy

1 10, 2016

Blogger’s Quilt Festival :: Winners!!

By |October 1st, 2016|Bloggers Quilt Festival|12 Comments

Hi all! Below is the list of all the loot and the winners for our Blogger's Quilt Festival!You will note in a few instances, the top quilt didn't get the prize. That happens when they have already won a prize in another category. My goal with the Festival is to spread the love of sewing [...]

30 09, 2016

Vote Now! Blogger’s Quilt Festival – Final Day

By |September 30th, 2016|Bloggers Quilt Festival|4 Comments

Good Morning! Today the Festival wraps up - be sure to vote for your favorites and enter to win the Baby Lock sewing machine too! Baby Lock is giving away a Soprano sewing machine just like mine! Anyone can enter to win – click the button below to enter.Baby Lock Sewing Machine Giveaway! I'm [...]

27 09, 2016

My Favorite Pouch :: Tutorial & Pattern

By |September 27th, 2016|finished project, Sewing Tips!, Tutorial|8 Comments

This is the time of year we start to think about making gifts, and I'm here to share my favorite pouch to make and give, to friends, family, teachers, even my kids' friends on occasion! The pouch is the perfect size to add personal items to, and super useful as a purse accessory, first aid kit, [...]

26 09, 2016

Blogger’s Quilt Festival :: Last Call!

By |September 26th, 2016|Bloggers Quilt Festival|0 Comments

Hi friends! I'm so amazed by all the beauty that has been shared here in the Quilt Festival - thank you all so much for sharing your quilts and talent! If you are working on a post for the Festival; today is the day! Get it finished up and in the linky, before voting begins [...]

22 09, 2016

Blogger’s Quilt Festival – Viewer’s Choice Nomination

By |September 22nd, 2016|Bloggers Quilt Festival|4 Comments

Hi all! Thank you so much for sharing your quilts, and leaving encouraging words everywhere you visit! I'm loving all the inspiration! I got to thinking about all the effort that goes into writing a post with beautiful pictures, and decided to move the closing time on the linky's to Monday night. This gives you [...]

20 09, 2016

Splendid Stars

By |September 20th, 2016|finished quilt|5 Comments

Splendid Stars is my entry into the current Blogger's Quilt Festival! I made my Splendid Stars quilt in late 2014 for an episode of Love of Quilting, once it was back in my possession we put it to use right away. It's one of the quilts I'm constantly refolding in the living room, or asking the kids [...]

19 09, 2016

Blogger’s Quilt Festival — Original Design Quilt Category

By |September 19th, 2016|Bloggers Quilt Festival|18 Comments

Baby Lock Sewing Machine Giveaway! Click to visit the main Festival post, with links to all the categories.