9-Patch Charm Quilt is the first in a series called Simply Classic. I always have charm packs (package of 5″ fabric blocks) or portions of charm packs in my stash and this is such a simple pattern to use them. Our focus today is the classic block: the 9-Patch, simply[Read more]
Adding a Quilt Border
Longarm Quilting in March – A Month of Celebration: National Quilter’s Day, St Patrick’s Day, Family Birthdays – Oh my. March is a busy month in our family. My dad turned 85 on March 1st (which is also Nebraska’s Birthday), My mom will be 81 on the 17th, yes a[Read more]
Are you ready for a quick project? Do you want something cute to help you get organized? These little petit four baskets are just the ticket. They are great for storage and organizing. Plus, they are perfect for gift giving! Take an afternoon and make up a few of these[Read more]
Elephants and penguins and bears, oh my! It’s been a while since Sweetwater designed a fabric collection for kids. Animal Crackers by Sweetwater is delightfully delicious and is approved for bedtime! The animals are definitely the stars of the show in this collection. Our focus today is the Duck Duck[Read more]
Do you like gifting quilts? If you are a prolific quilter, gifting comes natural, right?! Who can keep all that goodness for themselves? I wanted to share this gifted quilt with you and maybe inspire you to gift in the same way.
This article is all about how to use fusible adhesive to apply appliques to your projects. Why would you add appliques to a project? Appliques may be a part of the design element or strictly embellishment. This tutorial will cover: Choosing an applique design Materials needed Transferring the design to[Read more]
Looking for a quick patriotic project? This quick sew flag banner/door hanger or table runner is the ticket and some of you may already have enough in your stash to get started now.