25 03, 2020

Tips for Selecting Your First Quilt Pattern

By |2020-04-09T23:26:23-06:00March 25th, 2020|learning to sew, pattern, Sewing Tips!|4 Comments

The start of any new hobby can be overwhelming, even selecting your first quilt pattern! I've made a quick list of what to look for in your first quilt pattern, and few things to avoid too. 1 - Keep it Simple Your first quilt pattern should include lots of squares and rectangles, no triangles or [...]

29 02, 2020

More Quilts from QuiltCon 2020

By |2020-03-03T07:03:38-07:00February 29th, 2020|Quilt Show, Quiltcon|4 Comments

Looking through my QuiltCon photos I found more quilt show photos to share with you! Truth be told I could share photos for weeks, and still be awed by the creativity, and ingenuity shown. My previous QuiltCon 2020 post can be found here. I hope you enjoy this look at quilts from the show: Broken [...]

27 02, 2020

16 Stunning Quilts from QuiltCon 2020

By |2020-02-28T17:06:14-07:00February 27th, 2020|Quilt Show, Quiltcon|5 Comments

Last week I was in Austin, Texas for QuiltCon - the Modern Quilt Guild's annual quilt show. Curated Quilts is a sponsor and had a booth as well, thankfully there was time to see most of the quilt show too! The quilts hanging at the show were gorgeous and MANY. There was so much to [...]

16 09, 2019

Dart

By |2020-03-19T17:18:05-06:00September 16th, 2019|finished quilt|1 Comment

The original Dart quilt that I made was auctioned off for charity last fall on Instagram. And it was small, being such a versatile modern quilt pattern, I decided to make it again, this time scrappy! Dart The blocks in Dart are smaller than I often make, at 6" there's not a lot of room [...]

27 08, 2019

Carefree Picnic by Inspiring Stitches

By |2019-08-27T09:37:13-06:00August 27th, 2019|Inspiring Stitches|3 Comments

I'm excited to share Carefree Picnic with you today! As fall is upon us soon, it's a great time to jump into a new quilting pattern. I highly suggest Carefree Picnic, as your go to project. How about a closer look! Carefree Picnic Carefree Picnic is the next block of the month pattern full of adorable, [...]

3 06, 2019

7 Easy Quilt Patterns to Sew this Summer (or anytime)!

By |2020-04-11T19:58:08-06:00June 3rd, 2019|pattern|3 Comments

School is out and the sun is making it a little more difficult to stay inside and sew. I know I want to soak up as much sunshine as I can (with sunscreen!) and enjoy the outdoors while it's nice outside.  I’ve selected my seven favorite easy quilt patterns that you can sew up while [...]

13 05, 2019

Sew Modern Quilts — Color Shift Quilt

By |2019-05-13T11:18:49-06:00May 13th, 2019|finished quilt|5 Comments

Learn more about Color Shift at Sew Modern Quilts!   Sew Modern Quilts I've started a new website - Sew Modern Quilts! I want it to be a resource for new quilters, and anyone looking for modern quilt patterns. I've committed to weekly videos, full of helpful explanations, tips and tricks. As a quilter, I've [...]

13 05, 2019

Sew Modern Quilts — Sparkle Star Quilt

By |2019-05-13T11:09:21-06:00May 13th, 2019|finished quilt|0 Comments

Learn more about Sparkle Star at Sew Modern Quilts!   Sew Modern Quilts I've started a new website - Sew Modern Quilts! I want it to be a resource for new quilters, and anyone looking for modern quilt patterns. I've committed to weekly videos, full of helpful explanations, tips and tricks. As a quilter, I've [...]