Quilting for Fall

While the weather is warm and sunny now, fall is closer than we think. With falling leaves and cool weather only a couple of months away, it is the perfect time to start your next quilting project. Read on for some of our favorite fall quilting ideas: Festive Table Runner Whether you choose a leafy […]

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T-Shirt Quilting: Sew Together Your Favorite Memories

Have a bunch of old t-shirts you no longer wear, but don’t want to part with? T-shirt quilts are a fun and unique way to display your old shirts. Whether using shirts from your favorite family vacations, high school sport teams or college activities, this quilting project will be filled with great memories. Very few […]

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Free Quilting Patterns for Beginners

So you want to learn how to quilt? Even if you have a bit of sewing experience, or if you’re just looking for a fast craft project, these quilting tutorials are easy, free, and fun! Happy quilting! Molly’s Lap Duvet The best kinds of sewing projects are beautiful and quick. I love the simplicity of […]

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How to Organize Leftover Fabric Pieces

  Using Leftover Fabric Pieces Don’t you hate having leftover oddly shaped pieces of fabric after every single project you make? Do you feel as if you will never use those leftover pieces ever again? Those beautiful (and costly) pieces always find a way to pile up with no job or project designated to them. […]

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National Quilting Day

            National Quilting Day, March 21st, 2015, is right around the corner. This favorite holiday of quilt lovers and quilt makers began 24 years ago, when the individuals in the National Quilting Association decided to dedicate a specific day to the rich tradition of quilting. Beginning as a utilitarian craft specifically designated for warmth in […]

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The Quilting of Kaffe Fassett

Kaffe Fassett is the culmination of talent in every aspect of hand crafting. Not only does he create outstanding and highly desired patchwork quilting, but he also makes amazing knitted pieces, fabrics, needlepoint, paintings, and ceramics. He’s easily mastered the intricacies of each of these art forms and continues to come up with amazing and […]

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How Long Does It Take to Make a Quilt?

When you work in a quilting store, the hands-down most common question you will hear from those who are just starting out is, “How long does it take to make a quilt?” In our opinion, this is a very loaded question and although we would love to be able to provide one set answer to […]

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A Baby Shower Gift That Has Real Meaning

Did you know that more babies are born during the month of September than any other month? Second to that is the month of August, which means that if you are one of the many people who have an expecting loved one, you may already be shopping for the perfect gift. If you ask us […]

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Handmade Quilts: The Ultimate Mother’s Day Gift

Mother’s Day is one of the most treasured times of the year for a mom. We celebrate our mothers, grandmothers, aunts, sisters and everyone who has taken on this most sacred role. We know that mothers love flowers, plants and all sorts of colorful gift baskets, but can we branch out a bit? We think […]

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