12 08, 2015

Goody Goody Binding Kit

By |August 12th, 2015|finished project|1 Comment

I posted about my Goody Goody Binding Kit a couple of weeks ago on instagram and Facebook, but haven't had a chance to share it with you! My friend Vanessa of Lella Boutique, has an adorable and FREE tutorial here. I'm pretty sure you are going to want to make on for you, and your [...]

10 08, 2015

Think Big Quilt Along : Connections Blocks

By |August 10th, 2015|quilt-along, Think Big|2 Comments

I hope you all are ready to start stitching! Connections is the most detailed of the three blocks in our quilt top, and one of my favorites to make. Once you have everything cut, plan on an hour or so to make each block. For ease of sewing, double check your 1/4" seam allowance before [...]

7 08, 2015

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

By |August 7th, 2015|Featured Quilter|6 Comments

Hi there! Today's featured quilter is Andi, and Australian blogger that I've known online for number of years. Andi has always made beautiful, colorful quilts, and the collection that she's sharing today is fantastic! Andi blogs at PatchAndi, I hope you enjoy getting to know Andi better -- 1. When did you begin quilting? My first [...]

3 08, 2015

Think Big Quilt Along : Book & Fabric Requirements

By |August 3rd, 2015|quilt-along, Think Big|6 Comments

I'm so excited to be quilting along with all of you! In case you missed it, this is our Think Big quilt to be made: All three blocks are from my book, Think Big, which features 18" blocks and all the math to help you make the quilt you want to make. It also makes for [...]

31 07, 2015

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

By |July 31st, 2015|Featured Quilter|0 Comments

The weeks in our summer vacation are flying by! With less than a month until school is back in session - I'm doing my best to soak up as much time with the kiddos as possible! I hope you have some plans for the weekend! Today's feature is Kristy from Quilt Play. Kristy is an Australian [...]

29 07, 2015

Sew Along & Clubs — you should totally join!

By |July 29th, 2015|quilt-along|0 Comments

I hope you have a little time to browse around today! A few fellow blogger's and I have gathered to introduce you to some great things happening online right now! Follow the links in this post to get involved in some great sew alongs and clubs happening in our sewing community. This small little group is full of [...]

28 07, 2015

Quiltcast #73 – Catching up with Amy & April

By |July 28th, 2015|Quiltcast|5 Comments

Wow! We've missed posting these podcasts! Thanks for your notes and encouragement about the Quiltcast! Think Big Quilt Along details here, and Facebook group here. April's new patterns can be seen here. The quilt we made for April : Natalia Bonner, Pat Sloan, Melissa Corry, Amy Smart, Vanessa Goertzen, January Turner, Christa Watson, Susan Katz, [...]

27 07, 2015

Coming Soon :: Think Big Quilt Along

By |July 27th, 2015|quilt-along, Think Big|6 Comments

Last week I shared all of the quilts in Think Big, and it got my creative juices flowing! Since all the blocks in the book are 18" I decided to work out a sampler quilt, with at least a few of the blocks included in the book. Here's what I came up with :    [...]

24 07, 2015

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

By |July 24th, 2015|Featured Quilter|2 Comments

Happy Friday! Today's featured quilter is Sylvia from Flying Parrot Quilts! Sylvia has some beautiful quilts and great tips to share today - I hope you enjoy getting to know her better - 1. When did you begin quilting? I made my first quilt in 2007. I made pretty traditional quilts for a while, until [...]

23 07, 2015

Think Big :: Equalizer

By |July 23rd, 2015|finished quilt, Think Big|3 Comments

Equalizer is super simple and fun to make! And there's lot's of room for your creativity. Photo Credit: Martingale/Brent Kane The best part about Think Big, is all the options, and being able to try one block before cutting half-square triangles for a bed quilt. I broke it down into charts, to walk you [...]

23 07, 2015

Think Big :: Building Blocks

By |July 23rd, 2015|finished quilt, Think Big|2 Comments

Building Blocks is the simplest pattern in the book, and great for showing off your favorite large scale prints! I had fun combining the prints with soft polka dots. Photo Credit: Martingale/Brent Kane The best part about Think Big, is all the options, and being able to try one block before cutting half-square [...]

23 07, 2015

Think Big :: Intersections

By |July 23rd, 2015|finished quilt, Think Big|0 Comments

Intersections is a collection of squares and rectangles, making a fun arrangement of color. Photo Credit: Martingale/Brent Kane The best part about Think Big, is all the options, and being able to try one block before cutting half-square triangles for a bed quilt. I broke it down into charts, to walk you through [...]