Work in Process: The New Normal?

How are you doing? Are you going a little stir crazy during this COVID-19 stay at home mandate? For those of you who work essential jobs, I want to thank you for your time in holding us together and for risking illness or even death to serve us. You are[Read more]

Tula Pink and Monkeys – Oh My!

TULA PINK – Watching Tula on the market floor is like watching little kids playing soccer. You know the game…kick the ball and all the players on the field, except the goalie hopefully, runs to the ball trying to kick it in any direction. Yes, even toward the wrong goal. [Read more]

How to Choose a Longarm Quilting Service

Are you looking for a longarm quilting service?

Crafthouse Blog Archives

We wanted to take the time to link you to the Crafthouse Blog Archives. A little back story… Crafthouse – Modern Fabrics + Yarn was the brain child of Allie Luedtke. This retail shop opened back in 2013. Sonya Nelsen, of Grace Elizabeth’s became Allies partner in 2016 and then[Read more]

How to Get the Inspiration Juices Flowing

Remember approaching your mom as a child saying, “I’m bored.” And now as an adult you still hear yourself saying it, “I’m bored, I want to do something productive, imaginative, something out of the ordinary. I want to make something but I don’t know what.”  Today we are going to[Read more]

How to Make a Wedding Guestbook Quilt

I had never heard of a “guestbook” quilt prior to Courtney’s engagement.  She, however, had been scouring the internet for ideas. She didn’t want the typical, traditional guestbook – who would, right?!  With a smirk on my face I wasn’t surprised. Creativity was built into the genes of my girls. With[Read more]

I’ve Found an Attractive Modern Block to Update an Old Standard

You may remember a previous post Finding an Attractive Modern Block to Update an Old Standard and my dilemma of wanting to make a modern wedding ring quilt. My choices were narrowed down to three…and now I’ve finally settle on one! Jump Rings Quilt After further reviewing my criteria, I think the[Read more]

Finding an Attractive Modern Block to Update an Old Standard

I have always loved the look of a wedding ring quilt – very traditional, vintage, and not to mention gorgeous! But they also look really involved to make with all that curved piecing. I love to make beautiful things, but I’m the kinda girl who likes to take short cuts.[Read more]