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...]

Starry Night Sampler Block of the Month

Last week we learned all about BOM's in the quilting world and today, I could not be more excited to spill the beans on my Starry Night Sampler. It's been really hard for me to keep this project under wraps but now, I can finally share the details. I've partnered together with Fairfield World and each month I'll be sharing a new block with tons of tips to help you stitch them together with … [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...]

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...]

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...]

Dog Days of Summer Giveaway

I'm not sure if you noticed but the dog days of summer are here! Between the 98+ temps in the south, crazy deadlines and my 2 girls being home, things on the blog came to a grinding halt last week. Honestly, my head was just stuck in the weeds and I needed to focus. But that's all about to change! That's right, I hit the send button on my deadline and am about to spend some … [Read more...]