Inspiring Quilters, Stitch by Stitch
It's that time of year again! Sign ups for Secret Santa 2020 are open until March 31, 2020. Sign up right away so in you join in the fun from the start! We had a lot of fun last year with Kathy's "impossible missions". Kathy will be back with some…Continue
i would appreciate your permission to enter my quilt in Paducah. I used your pattern for Susquehanna Compass. I saved the pattern from Quilters Newsletter years ago and finally did it. I love it. ThanksContinue
My first quilts I used scissors and templates, it turned out fine, yet still I would like to make this process a bit quicker and that's why I'd like to ask you about rotary cutters. I came across it…Continue
Celebrate your valentine with the Bloomin' Valentine Quilt. This free pattern makes a 56" square quilt perfect for cozy cuddles.
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It's week three of the Royal Star Quilt Along 2020. We're finishing the Royal Star quilt assembly!
Weave Right Away measures 60" square and goes together fast. Create the illusion of woven, overlapping strips with this easy quilt pattern.
It is cooold in the Blue Ridge Mountains this week, and we are dreaming of warmer days while we work on the sides of our Bird of Paradise quilt. This "No Sewing Until You Quilt It" project is build in 5 sections with the left side, right side and bottom panels all using the same center flower pattern. In this video, Ann walks you through how to begin a panel and how to prepare your work when reusing freezer paper patterns. For more info visit annholmesstudios.com…Continue
How is it already 2020?! We are back at work and wanted to share a couple odds and ends tips from around the studio. In this video we demonstrate replacing a label that took on dye in the wash including how to print a mirror image from your computer! Ann also shows you her favorite quilting tool she discovered this year. Oh! and it's a good time to change your rotary blades before you begin your 2020 projects. For more info visit annholmesstudios.com…Continue
This is a quilt with a history and not all of it is happy, just like life, right? I started making it in summer of 2018 as a wedding gift for my German AFS foreign exchange son, Atilla and his bride. They were married in 2016 and my husband and I were so lucky to be with them in Germany on their special day. As is usually my habit, the wedding quilt gets…Continue