This question often comes up in conversation after I tell someone: “I am a modern quilter”… “So um what is ‘modern quilting’?” they ask. “What defines it from just regular quilting?” Is Modern Quilting special? Is it different? This is what we’re going to talk about today! I am a member of The Modern Quilt Guild. […]
I had hoped to show you this fabric weeks ago because the second I saw it released, I ordered it online. Shipping was slightly delayed and all in good timing, it’s finally here for me to show to you. Look at how pretty that colorful fabric is?! Doesn’t it make your heart just sing a […]
This is one of those questions where you’ll get a different opinion from each quilter you ask: Should you pre-wash your fabrics before you quilt? It could save you a lot of time if you don’t have to wash your fabric but it could cost you more time and frustration in the end if you […]
We’ve talked a little bit recently about common quilt sizes. The hardest thing to understand is that these guidelines are just that… guidelines. But as a beginner quilter, you have to start somewhere right? Quilts come in all shapes and sizes. There is no “right” or “wrong” quilt size. As long as the quilt size […]
As quilters, we often spend so much time working on the quilt top. Getting the perfect piecing, spending time on the design work and the fabric choosing… There is so much to it! – But what about the back of your quilt? Today I’m going to talk about just that. This is the Ultimate Guide […]
Hello quilters! Today is a great day ? I finally finished a quilt that has been in the back of my mind for ages… seriously. I wanted to make this hexagon quilt a long time ago but the timing just wasn’t right. I just had to wait for the right opportunity to come along! Do […]
There are several ways to finish off a quilt. Today we’re going to talk about one of the simplest ways! – I’m going to show you step by step pictures on how to tie a quilt. Your quilt usually consists of 3 layers: The backing, the batting or middle layer and the quilt top. It […]
I don’t know what it is about my office/sewing room… it is always freeeeezing in here compared to the rest of the house. I’ve been meaning to make myself a pretty lap quilt for a while now… if only I had the extra time, right? Oh… be careful what you wish for, right? When Hurricane […]
Ready for some really fun and easy FREE patterns that use pre-cut Jelly roll fabric? That is exactly what I have for you today! I’m rounding up my favorite free Jelly roll projects to share with you from around the internet! In quilting terms… just what is a Jelly Roll? A Jelly Roll is a […]
Want to make your own DIY quilted floor pillow? I had such an overhwlemling response to the fun pillow that I made, I created a pattern to share for FREE!
Hey, so I wanted to share something really fun with you today! I’ve been listed as one of the top 15 Quilt Blogs to follow in 2020! You can check out the article on Feedspot here! It is a great group of blogs that I’m included with on the list so I’m pretty honored and […]
Check out the DIY Floor Pillow that I made in an afternoon! It is so quilty and fabulous! This was such a fun project to work on – see how I did it!