The 4 tools every quilter must have. We all have our favorites, but what tools do you really need to make a quilt? . In fact most of us have multiple tools to do the same thing. In my opinion these are the the five tools every quilter needs to make a quilt. Scissors or Rotary Cutter & … [Read more...] about The Bare Bones – 4 tools every quilter must have to make a quilt.
Why do I quilt? Frequently when asked why I quilt it’s quickly followed by why would any sane person take perfectly good pieces of fabric, cut them up and stitch them back together? To answer the 1st you need to know where I was when I found quilting. Let’s take a walk down memory lane. A walk … [Read more...] about Why do I quilt?
Join the 2018 All People Quilt UFO Challenge Better late than never, right? The 2018 All People Quilt UFO Challenge has begun and it's not too late to join in on the fun! What's the challenge you ask? All People Quilt runs a UFO Challenge each year. I'll admit that I've haphazardly followed … [Read more...] about 2018 All People Quilt UFO Challenge
Wing and A Prayer, Sangria Block of The Month Our local Ben Franklin chose Wing and A Prayer, Sangria as their 2016 block of the month. The original quilt plan included 10 shades of orange, yellow, blue, wine and teal from Timeless Treasures, Sangria Tonga Batiks line. The King size quilt finishes … [Read more...] about Wing and A Prayer Sangria BOM by Rhiannon
5 Tips for a Fantastic Sewing Day! There's nothing better than a day spent sewing! Ok, there are a few things but you know what I mean. When I'm over committed and running like a crazy woman taking care of work, home and all that goes along with those items I can't help but dream of a day spent … [Read more...] about 5 Tips for a Fantastic Sewing Day!
Quilt As Desired? Help... Most commercially available quilt patterns end their written instruction with quilt as desired…and you’re left there thinking wait, How do I quilt this? For some it's not a problem and for others they feel like they've been abandoned. They’ve provided written instruction … [Read more...] about Quilt As Desired? Help…