3 05, 2016

Sewing in America

By | May 3rd, 2016|sewing|1 Comment

  There's a new Sewing in America survey online, and they would LOVE your help in better understanding our community! It takes about 5-7 minutes to complete (I just did it!) and is really straight forward. For your time, they have the cute pattern below available for free, and the chance to win a $500 [...]

28 04, 2016

The Splendid Sampler – Free Block Patterns!

By | April 28th, 2016|quilt-along|0 Comments

I've had so much fun sewing blocks for The Splendid Sampler! If you aren't familiar with the project, there's a few places to get involved, first is the website, where all the block patterns are released, and second is the Facebook group - there's over 20,000 quilters working on these blocks in the group! I've [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]