22 08, 2010

Simple Sampler Quilt-Along – Finishing

By |August 22nd, 2010|quilt-along|9 Comments

Hi Friends~ I have not quilted my sampler yet.  I'm still working out a plan, but wanted to share some resources for finishing just in case you need them to finish your quilt! Prepping a Quilt Back Basting a Quilt Straight Line Quilting Prepping a Binding Sewing Binding to a Quilt Hand-stitching a Binding I [...]

16 08, 2010

Simple Sampler Quilt Along – Sashing/Top Construction

By |August 16th, 2010|quilt-along|19 Comments

Hi friends!  How was your weekend?  Did you pack everything you could into those precious hours?  I sure did!  Joe and I had a great time celebrating our 11th anniversary.  He had reservations to the restaurant that we thought we went to the night he proposed to me.  Turned out to be a newer restaurant, [...]

9 08, 2010

Simple Sampler Quilt Along — Week 8

By |August 9th, 2010|quilt-along|25 Comments

Hi there!  How was your weekend?  We had a quiet family weekend, which was perfect after the last week of travel, and getting readjusted to life at home again.  I'm thinking about school starting again and working out schedules for me and the kids!  Two and a half weeks before we start back up again [...]

2 08, 2010

Simple Sampler Quilt-Along Week 7

By |August 2nd, 2010|quilt-along|12 Comments

Hi there quilting friends!  I hope you had a great weekend - we spent the weekend with family celebrating a wedding.  More on that later, we have some blocks to make! First up this week is Mosaic #10, I've also seen these called Dutch Windmills: Here's what you need: 8 - 4" solid 8 - [...]

26 07, 2010

Simple Sampler Quilt Along — Week 6

By |July 26th, 2010|quilt-along|25 Comments

Hi friends!  I hope you had a great weekend - it seemed like some of you took the weekend to catch up on blocks!  I did some sewing, and worked on understanding wordpress more.  Many of you have asked if I had help designing the blog - YES, I do not understand all the behind [...]

19 07, 2010

Simple Sampler Quilt Along — Week 5

By |July 19th, 2010|quilt-along|24 Comments

Happy Monday!  I have the blocks for our Simple Sampler - I hope that you are having fun, and maybe learning a bit too.  I've been tempted a few times to sew up all the blocks, but I have really enjoyed doing two blocks a week with you guys, so I haven't! If you are starting [...]

12 07, 2010

Simple Sampler Quilt Along — Week 4

By |July 12th, 2010|quilt-along|36 Comments

Hi Friends!  I hope you had a great weekend - I was a working double duty all weekend with Joe backpacking up in the Unitah's.  We had some special fun, a little bit of drama, and I stayed up late sewing too!  I have blocks sewn up, and a few rows pinned for a top, [...]

5 07, 2010

Simple Sampler Quilt Along — Week 3

By |July 5th, 2010|quilt-along|29 Comments

Hi there!  We had a nice relaxed day yesterday to celebrate the 4th, and were up too late after watching the fireworks, but fun was had by all, and that's all that really matters!  Just in case you are starting now, these will catch you up -Simple Sampler Quilt Along Details (includes a pic of the [...]

28 06, 2010

Simple Sampler Quilt Along — Week 2

By |June 28th, 2010|quilt-along|38 Comments

Happy Monday!  I'm all set and ready to share the next two blocks, are you ready!?  Just in case you are starting now, these will catch you up -Simple Sampler Quilt Along Details (includes a pic of the quilt)Simple Sampler Quilt Along -- Week 1I have a flickr group here too!  Amy's Creative Side on FlickrAlso, [...]

22 06, 2010

Simple Sampler Quilt Along — Week 1

By |June 22nd, 2010|quilt-along|57 Comments

Hi there!  We are home now and inflicted with the usual bug bites and camping exhaustion :)  I went to bed at 10 last night, which I rarely do, but really needed some solid sleep.  This week I'm starting with 2 basic blocks to get us started, and I'm going to share some of the [...]

14 06, 2010

Simple Sampler Quilt Along Details

By |June 14th, 2010|quilt-along|74 Comments

I'm so excited that some of you are wanting to quilt with me!  If you are new to quilting, not sure where to start, or just love sharing in the experience - you are in the right spot!  We will start with the most basic of blocks and proceed to a few more challenging, feel [...]

14 06, 2010

AccuQuilt – Go! Cutter Winner & Summer Fun!

By |June 14th, 2010|give away, quilt-along|32 Comments

Hi there!  I hope you all had a great weekend :)  It was rather rainy here - but we managed!  I've been overwhelmed with the number of entries in this giveaway I mentioned on Facebook the first day that I wished I had 10 to giveaway.  There seems to be so many of you that [...]