Missing Market Details

Twice a year beautiful images from International Quilt Market flood our social media.  It is much like the Quilting Industry's equivalent to Spring and Fall Fashion Week in NYC and Paris.  Every fabric house, sewing machine manufacturer,  designers of patterns and fabric and new and exciting products are presented in a massive convention center to shop owners for them to choose the best of the … [Read more...]

Sister Sampler Quilts Review & Giveaway

This post may contain affiliate links  to products I love and use.  I am pretty excited to share a new book hitting the market with you today! One of my sewing buddies AnneMarie Chany has just released a new book and I am in love! For those of you just starting out, AnneMarie walks you through each block step by step with both full color illustrations and photo images. I found this … [Read more...]

Win a Sewing Machine for the Holidays!

Today I’m over at Skip to My Lou as part of the Bake Craft Sew & Decorate series. I am sharing Joy-Ful Pillow Wrap, these are quick to whip up for a holiday hostess gift. In fact, you won’t want to miss all the handmade gift ideas! I have joined over 100 bloggers to share some amazing homemade gift ideas……..Plus I get to be part of an amazing sewing giveaway too. See Below… This is one … [Read more...]

Quilted Adventure Retreat Win it Before You Can Buy It!

I've got some excited news to share! 2016 is right around the corner and I'm embarking on a new adventure, a Quilting Adventure! I'm going to be teaching at a virtual quilting retreat. That's right, I said virtual! I'll be joining 8 other fantastic teachers and we will be bringing the classroom straight to you. Think about the pj parties we can have! The most exciting part of … [Read more...]

National Sewing Month 2015 Giveaway

This year National Sewing Month has been all about using our scrap fabrics. We have had some amazing guests share their inside tips and tricks at keeping those scraps at bay. Let's take a quick look back. National Sewing Month … [Read more...]

NSM: Scrap Sewing Challenge – Last Call!

If you've been following and sewing along with our Scrap Fabric Challenge, now's the time to get your projects finished! Click here to find all the details, and if you need some last-minute inspiration you can find it here! You've got to enter a photo(s) of your finished project into this Facebook album by 9/25/2015 in order to enter to win! One entry per person please. Scrap Sewing … [Read more...]

National Sewing Month Mystery Giveaway

If you follow me on Instagram, it's pretty clear that the last few days I've been in LOVE with this QTools corner cut 60 ruler. Actually, it's made working my scraps a complete pleasure. I've just cut each scrap into strips and stitched them together 3 high. Then rotary away with the ruler to create these amazing quick hexies! If you like hexies or triangles, this is one of those MUST have … [Read more...]

NSM: Scrap Sewing Challenge – Are you in?

Are you participating in the Scrap Sewing Challenge for National Sewing Month? Remember, any scrap-tastic projects you make between now and the end of the month could win you a fabulous prize! See this post for all the details. In case you need some ideas & inspiration for your scrap sewing projects, here are some great resources for you: Check out these posts on scrappy quilts from … [Read more...]

National Sewing Month Giveaway | Week 1

Last year when I asked for feedback about your National Sewing Month experience, many of you replied that you LOVED the giveaway but wish there were more winners. In your comments, I could hear that while you were happy and excited with the prize package items you felt let down that there were only 3 winners. Since I really value your input, I thought long and hard about this. For me, … [Read more...]