1 06, 2011

Quilting Book Club Giveaway!

By |June 1st, 2011|give away|192 Comments

I've mentioned it before, but it bears repeating!  The Quilting Book Club is a fantastic group of quilters, currently making quilts from Modern Basics! It's open to anyone who would like to participate, AND today Shawna, at 1 Choice 4 Quilting, is giving away a kit for the June quilt --- Posie Patch. [adrotate [...]

26 05, 2011

Giveaway Day Winner!

By |May 26th, 2011|give away|5 Comments

Hi all!  I'm happy to announce that Stephanie is the winner of the charm pack and layer cake! Stephanie said : I don’t know anything funny to post. If I could post a picture I’d send you one of my dachshund stuck in the sleeve of my sweatshirt, but since I can’t I’ll just leave you [...]

23 05, 2011

Giveaway Day!

By |May 23rd, 2011|give away|760 Comments

Welcome!  If you aren't a regular reader here, I invite you to poke around and get to know me a bit!  Just last week I hosted the Bloggers' Quilt Festival and there is a load of inspiration in that post alone! Special thanks to the ladies at Sew, Mama, Sew for orchestrating this fun hop, [...]

20 04, 2011

What a Novel Idea – Blog Hop!

By |April 20th, 2011|give away, review|225 Comments

Want to win a new book!?  Check out Pat Sloan's newest book - right here!  Pat has released 3 books in the last 6 months...not sure how she has managed to survive those months of planning, sewing and writing, but I'm so glad to have a chance to look through this book and share it [...]

6 04, 2011

Sponsor Giveaways!

By |April 6th, 2011|give away|244 Comments

I'm excited to share some goodies with you all today! A great collection from my amazing sponsors. One of you will win: A $20 gift certificate to Canton Village Quilt Works! (I have a few ideas about what I'd spend that on!) A Hullabaloo Charm Pack from Above All Fabrics! So adorable! A Full Circle [...]

16 03, 2011

Vintage Notions :: Review & Giveaway

By |March 16th, 2011|give away, review|122 Comments

I have a special book to share with you today, it is a piece of history brought to light, and highlights the art of handmade! Vintage Notions (as in ideas) is a big book chalk full of insights and inspiration. Amy Barickman has beautifully compiled inspirational essays, cleaver sewing patterns, cooking basics, and beautiful illustrations from the [...]

9 03, 2011

Sponsored Giveaway :: Fat Quarter Shop

By |March 9th, 2011|give away|450 Comments

Hot off the delivery truck, and up for grabs here today from the fantastic ladies at FatQuarterShop!   Sugar & Spice by The Quilted Fish In fact, it got in late yesterday, and they didn't have a chance to update the website yesterday.  Thus my delayed post! Which one do you like best?  Kiwi or [...]

28 02, 2011

Quilt Fiesta! surprising designs from Mexican tiles :: Review

By |February 28th, 2011|give away, review|123 Comments

I'm participating in yet another fantastic blog tour!  ¡Quilt Fiesta! by Cheryl Lynch - Cheryl has taken the inspiration that she found while on vacation in Mexico, and made beautiful quilts!  The results are appealing and fun!  Cheryl shares photographs from her travels, and a bit of history about Puebla where the most desirable tiles are made. [...]

16 02, 2011

Calypso Swing — Giveaway!

By |February 16th, 2011|give away|413 Comments

I recently "met" Cara.  She emailed me about Calypso Swing, and we struck up a conversation.  One thing led to another and I recieved a pile of fat quarters in the mail! The best part? She sent an extra set, to share with one of you! Calypso Swing is the brain child of Mark Cesarik, [...]

1 02, 2011

Catching up

By |February 1st, 2011|give away, random|8 Comments

Hi there!  I've been sick...it's gone around our entire family - but the end is in sight!  2 boxes of Saltines and a 2 liter of ginger ale, and I think we are all on the mend.  Thankfully Joe and I weren't sick at the same time, that really would have been a mess! So [...]

26 01, 2011

Sweet Divinity Giveaway!

By |January 26th, 2011|give away|727 Comments

Have you met Amanda, at The Quilted Fish?  She is a fabulous lady!  We met one time, and have been chatting via email ever since.  Amanda is a pattern designer, and is getting ready for her second fabric line to release with Riley Blake!  Sugar and Spice is due to ship in March, and currently [...]

2 01, 2011

Sponsored Giveaway: Winner!

By |January 2nd, 2011|give away|4 Comments

The fabulous giveaway by Above All Fabric is closed...and the winner is: Kelsey Rose Congratulations!  I have emailed you, and I will forward your information to Melanie once I have it from you!