25 04, 2016

Sew Sampler: New Subscription Box

By |April 25th, 2016|Sewing Tips!|1 Comment

The Sew Sampler from Fat Quarter Shop is the ultimate in happy mail! Who doesn't love a little happy mail? Love the cute box they had printed for the Sew Sampler - and when you open it, it keeps getting cuter! I almost didn't want to open it! Thankfully there's another sticker inside for me [...]

22 04, 2016

Shop Update

By |April 22nd, 2016|books, Inspiration|1 Comment

There's a few new products in my shop, that I want to be sure you know about! I recently received my advance copy of Modern Heritage Quilts, and it's so beautiful! I'm excited to share this new labor of love with all of you and will have more information about it as the release date [...]

21 04, 2016

Fundamentals Quilt in Floral

By |April 21st, 2016|finished quilt|0 Comments

After making my Fundamentals quilt pattern in the graphic black & white combo, I had this inexplicable desire to make it again in a sweet little floral print. I looked around a bit off and on for just the right floral, and finally this Cotton & Steel print was the one for me! I love the [...]

12 04, 2016

Dimensions Quilt Pattern in Aqua

By |April 12th, 2016|finished quilt|0 Comments

My Dimensions quilt pattern has been one of my best sellers since I started doing individual patterns - it's simple, but very dynamic, and easy to customize for anyone on your gift list! Of course it can be done in prints or solids, and any color palette that you choose. I made this in various shades [...]

28 03, 2016

Talk of the Town Quilt

By |March 28th, 2016|finished quilt, pattern|4 Comments

Over the weekend I put the finishing touches my remake of Talk of the Town, it's been so fun to reimagine my quilts in solids! My photo first thing this morning was rather glum, spring in the mountains is a little unsettled, but the colors are pretty much spot on! Talk of the Town is [...]

20 03, 2016

#IGquiltfest

By |March 20th, 2016|Bloggers Quilt Festival|2 Comments

It's time to share your quilts with #IGquiltfest! The best way to participate is within the Instagram app, however, I think this set up is pretty nice too! Check it out - you can see all the entries below, click to enlarge the image, and if you click the "view in Instagram" button and are signed [...]

18 03, 2016

National Quilting Month with Baby Lock!

By |March 18th, 2016|Baby Lock|0 Comments

March is National Quilting Month and my friends at Baby Lock are celebrating the whole month long! There's opportunities to win, new blocks to make, and YOU are invited! My Beginner's Luck block is brand new and so perfect for a beginner quilter, hop over to Baby Lock to download the pattern to get started. [...]

17 03, 2016

Cross Weave Turnstyle & Learn to Piece Quilts Like a Pro

By |March 17th, 2016|finished quilt, Sewing Tips!|2 Comments

I've mentioned it before, I'm remaking a few of my bestselling patterns for Spring Quilt Market, and I love my Turnstyle finish! I selected some of the brightest and most saturated tones from the Cross Weave group and had so much fun piecing with these woven fabrics - The texture in these fabrics is hard [...]

10 03, 2016

Lines By Design Quilts :: Review & Giveaway

By |March 10th, 2016|books, give away, review|96 Comments

Lines by Design Quilts is by my friend Debbie Grifka of Esch House Quilts - I always love seeing Debbie and her new patterns at Market, and was so excited when she revealed to me that she was in the process of writing this beautiful book. Included in the book are 17 original and stunning [...]

8 03, 2016

Dancing Stars

By |March 8th, 2016|finished quilt, quilt-along|4 Comments

Dancing Stars was a quilt along that I started in 2013, I pieced my top over the course of five or six months - which I rarely do - then hung it over a hanger, and waited. I wanted to be sure that I quilted it perfectly, and could not decide on what that would [...]

23 02, 2016

Fundamentals Quilt Pattern

By |February 23rd, 2016|finished quilt, pattern|2 Comments

I'm remaking a few of my favorite patterns in solids, to hopefully inspire you to start something new! If you aren't following me on Instagram, I highly recommend it - I do plan to continue to blog, but love sharing quick peeks at what I'm working on, while I'm working on it. (+I'm about to [...]

23 02, 2016

My Wonderland Quilt

By |February 23rd, 2016|finished quilt|2 Comments

*I switched my hosting last week, and lost this post in the process. I'm just glad it's the only one! My Wonderland Quilt has been a long time in the making! I had collected and saved a Jelly Roll, Honey Bun and Charm Pack of the group while I was writing my first book, unable [...]