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 recently discovered a pattern that I cannot find and was hoping I could ask for some assistance from anyone who can help. I’ve thoroughly searched the internet and I am looking for The Twisted Star pattern from Pam Bono’s A Star Shall Guide…Continue
I just found this group and so happy to be included. I love learning what others are doing and learning from others. I found this group when I was searching for Farmer’s Wife foundation patterns. If anyone would happen to have the foundation…Continue
I want to thank all of you who have been sending me cards. They have been so timely. Seems like when I’ve been having a particularly blue day another one shows up. Linda, the one from you has a front and center place on the mantle- a great daily…Continue
The Spangler Butterflies quilt goes together in an afternoon or over the weekend. Make yours today!
Last week we shared some of our favorite tools for applique with you. This week we're bringing you ten beautiful applique projects you can start today!
It's the third week of the Daybreak Quilt Along. We've cut out the fabric and made the units. Now we're completing the Daybreak quilt assembly!
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Try hand embroidery! You'll love these photo tutorials and free patterns.
When I was a young bride the first time around in the early 70's, I started out making quilts from scraps of material left over from clothing sewing projects. The first ones were patchwork and tied, not quilted and quite honestly, pretty ugly. I have pictures of all of my quilts and from time to time, I look at them to understand the process and the progress of change in my ideas and my quilting ability. I actually enjoy looking at them but one in particular always leaves me with a…Continue
We are in the weeds of the Bird of Paradise flowers. Complex designs present different challenges but everything is possible with "No Sewing Until You Quilt It." For more info visit annholmesstudios.com
Just finished the quilt top for the "Fox in the Christmas Hen House" and I am pretty darn pleased with it. Turned out to be bigger than I originally planned (it's approximately 80 x 94 inches) but I always believe the quilt decide what size it will be, not me. The back will be the same chicken print as the fussy cut chickens in the final border. I do not…Continue
My daughters, Jamie and Becky, have insisted I have a thing for chickens ever since the 2013 - Year of the Christmas Quilt project (see prior blog posts for details) and yes, I did make two chicken quilts that year and yes, this is my THIRD chicken quilt but, damn it, the fabric is just so darn cute! How can I resist chickens with knit Christmas scarves and…Continue