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  • Make it Modern – Diagonal Strip Quilt
    by Maddie Butler on November 30, 2021 at 12:35 am

    Sarah of Piccolo Studio joins us today with a gorgeous, modern quilt all dressed up in different shades of Confetti Cottons! This quilt was inspired by the ocean and we think it turned out perfectly. Sarah used a fabulous FREE quilt tutorial by Cluck Cluck Sew for her project. Find the tutorial […]

  • Cooper – Puff Quilt Dog Bed
    by Maddie Butler on November 29, 2021 at 3:51 pm

    Tori from @mtnairhandmade is here today to share the puffiest, cutest dog bed! She chose the Cooper collection by Bella Blvd. for her project. Isn’t this fabric just perfect? A must-have for any dog lover! Tori used the fabulous Ombre Puff Quilt Tutorial by Lo & Behold Stitchery to make her […]

  • Gnomes in Love – Valentine’s Dresses
    by Maddie Butler on November 29, 2021 at 3:25 pm

    We love everything @beralusvintondesign makes and these Valentine’s Dresses are no exception! Suze used the Gnomes in Love collection by Tara Reed Designs and it’s just as cute as can be. Both dress patterns are from CKC Patterns, shop them below! Gnomes in Love, designed by Tara Reed is […]

  • 60mm BladeSavers
    by Penny Haren on November 27, 2021 at 12:00 am

    The Gypsy Quilter team has joined forces with Purple Hobbies. Don’t discard old 60mm rotary blades, use them in the patented 60mm BladeSaver Thread Cutter! Give your 60mm rotary blades extended life by using them in the BladeSaver Thread Cutter … Continue reading →

  • The Zipper Jig
    by Penny Haren on November 25, 2021 at 12:00 am

    What is a zipper jig? It acts as a third hand when adding a pull, or changing a pull, on zipper tape or an existing zipper. Use The Zipper Jig from The Gypsy Quilter® to easily add a custom zipper … Continue reading →

  • Happy Thanksgiving
    by Maddie Butler on November 24, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    A Note From Cindy: Every year around this time we tend to reflect more on the things we are grateful for. With the struggles of the past few years on a global scale as well as the personal losses and hardships we have all faced, I find myself feeling extra grateful for the good things this…

  • Saturday in Paris – Poolside Tote
    by Maddie Butler on November 23, 2021 at 8:33 pm

    Join us today for this fun project by TINA1802 featuring the brand new Saturday in Paris collection by The Tattooed Quilter! Tina used this collection to make a darling tote bag with the Poolside Pattern from Noodlehead. We love having a nice, roomy tote bag for our everyday errands and this one is […]

  • Quilt Fair – Hexie Christmas Stocking Free Pattern
    by Maddie Butler on November 23, 2021 at 5:32 pm

    Today we are featuring a fabulous FREE pattern by Joe June and Mae for the cutest Christmas Stockings! We love how she chose the Quilt Fair collection by Tasha Noel for this project. Stockings don’t have to use Christmas fabric to be perfect for the holidays! Fabrics needed for a Hexie Stocking: […]

  • A Fall Feast
    by Penny Haren on November 23, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Hank and Harriet combine courthouse-steps log cabin blocks and curvy log cabin blocks in a variety of colorways to create these adorable pumpkins. They are a part of a trio of patterns that, when combined, showcase Fall in all its … Continue reading →

  • Falling in Love – Juicy Hearts Quilt
    by Maddie Butler on November 22, 2021 at 6:34 pm

    We are all heart eyes for this collection and for the project HOLLY CLARKE DESIGN made with it! Falling in Love is a darling Valentines Day themed collection by Dani Mogstad. We love all the little design details. Did you see the tiny typewriter? So cute! Holly chose the perfect quilt to showcase […]

  • O’ Christmas Tree
    by Penny Haren on November 21, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    I had a friend who worked on an intricate holiday embroidery pattern each year. She would bring it out after her decorations were up and do handwork during the season. When the tree came down, the project was stored away … Continue reading →

  • Hanukkah Sewing Projects
    by Maddie Butler on November 20, 2021 at 3:52 pm

    Hanukkah is a celebration of family, traditions, miracles, and perseverance. The Festival of Lights collection by Tara Reed Designs is a tribute to this special time of year. These beautiful fabrics are perfect to create decor for your home and meaningful gifts for family and friends. Today we want […]

  • Adel in Spring – Iluka Dress
    by Kelly Morris on November 19, 2021 at 5:09 pm

    In the midst of autumn, Kari of THAT’S SEW KARI is celebrating spring with this darling dress featuring Adel in Spring by Sandy Gervais of Pieces from My Heart. Kari brilliantly chose the Iluka Dress from Little Lizard King. We love the multiple options of this PATTERN. Kari perfectly captured […]

  • Bucket Buddies
    by Penny Haren on November 19, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    Don’t you just love these guys??? Whole Country Caboodle has outdone themselves with cuteness! The pattern includes instructions for all 6 projects. But each project is also available as a kit which includes fabric and laser cut appliques. While your … Continue reading →

  • Make It Modern – Laptop Sleeve Tutorial
    by Kelly Morris on November 18, 2021 at 4:58 pm

    Kristina of CENTER STREET QUILTS shares another gorgeous and useful project on the popular and on-going Make It Modern Project Tour. Kristina used RBD Confetti Cottons in a rainbow of colors, black on white Swiss Dots, and 1/8″ black and white Stripes to create a stunningly modern laptop sleeve. […]

  • New from Quiltworx
    by Penny Haren on November 18, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    What a beautiful name! Peaceful Snowfall is the perfect Winter project. It is 96″ square so it will fit a queen/king size bed. Painter’s Palette was designed by Quiltworx to use the 48 pack of 2 1/2″ strips that they … Continue reading →

  • New from Villa Rosa
    by Penny Haren on November 13, 2021 at 2:00 pm

    These reasonably priced, post card sized patterns are always a hit. Why not kit some of them up for last minute gifts? The patterns are so affordable, that the kit price will be attractively priced as well. 2-1/2 inch strip … Continue reading →