17 10, 2011

Modern Mix :: Review & Giveaway

By | 2018-02-05T17:07:17+00:00 October 17th, 2011|give away, review|250 Comments

I'm excited to share another new book with you today!  Modern Mix  by Jessica Levitt is all about using solid fabrics with your prints - as I love solids, I'm loving Modern Mix! Jessica has beautifully used solids with prints, and not just white, I might add.  A great variety of Kona cottons have been [...]

11 10, 2011

Deploy That Fabric :: Review & Giveaway

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:31+00:00 October 11th, 2011|give away, review|129 Comments

I'm honored to share a new book with you today, Deploy that Fabric by Jen Eskridge.  Jen writes "Thank you to our military service members--the men and women who defend our freedoms and protect our way of life."  And her desire is to honor service members by breathing new life into no longer needed uniforms. [...]

20 08, 2011

Sewing A to Z with Nancy Zieman :: Review & Giveaway

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:32+00:00 August 20th, 2011|give away, review|153 Comments

Nancy's new book Sewing A to Z is a treasure trove of sewing techniques and tips for sewists of all skill levels! Nancy shares techniques used for general sewing, and quilting alike.  Basics like swiftly using your seam ripper, identifying tension problems, and then fixing them.  Or more specific techniques like pintucks, piping, using a [...]

12 08, 2011

Wantobe Quilters Campaign

By | 2017-06-13T11:07:00+00:00 August 12th, 2011|give away|4 Comments

Have you seen what Madam Samm is up too??  Here's a quick introduction, and how you can win big! ----- Hello, friends and followers! I would like to welcome you to a Wantobe Quilters Campaign over at www.sewwequiltcom  They are having quilting supplies to giveaway 5 x a week for the next 11 weeks. They started on August [...]

5 08, 2011


By | 2017-02-06T09:18:33+00:00 August 5th, 2011|give away|2 Comments

Hi friends! The winner for the Modern V kit from 1Choice4Quilting is : Remember if you didn't win, Shawna has lots of kits available for purchase!  Use promo code "Amy" for an additional 10% the already great prices too! [adrotate banner="43"] You all didn't know it, but I had an extra copy of Pleating for [...]

1 08, 2011

The Quilt Book Club – August Kit Giveaway!

By | 2017-06-13T11:07:00+00:00 August 1st, 2011|give away|184 Comments

I have a treat for you today!  Have you been following The Quilting Book Club?  They have been making a quilt a month (or there about!) from Modern Basics!  I've helped to select fabrics for the kits, and Shawna at 1 Choice 4 Quilting, is offering a kit to one of you!  For the month [...]

14 07, 2011

Sponsored Giveaway :: Canton Village Quilt Works

By | 2018-04-13T06:52:22+00:00 July 14th, 2011|give away|329 Comments

I'm really excited to have a fun group of fabrics to offer one of you today!  My friend Jackie at Canton Village Quilt Works has a knack for buying beautiful fabrics, and she makes beautiful quilts with her fantastic fabric choices. [adrotate banner="4"] Let me show you what Jackie has for you! Aren't those pretty? [...]

5 07, 2011

Last Weeks Winners!

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:34+00:00 July 5th, 2011|give away|6 Comments

My apologies for the delay - I honestly haven't spent much time on the computer the last few days!  I hope those of you stateside, had a fantastic 4th of July!  We had a great day as a family, with friends, BBQ dinner, and a great fireworks show.  All the necessary ingredients for a fun [...]

28 06, 2011

Lapel Stick — Giveaway!

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:35+00:00 June 28th, 2011|give away, review|134 Comments

Last week I had a couple of posts with ideas for using Lapel Stick - and I loved working with it!  It's great for installing a zipper - without pins, and Sophia and I had a great time learning to sew - without pins!  The pieces are re-positional so you can be sure that it is [...]