(CLOSED) I call it a “Quilter’s Companion”💖 ➕ a GIVEAWAY

(THIS GIVEAWAY CLOSED AT MIDNIGHT. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO ENTERED. THE WINNER HAS BEEN ANNOUNCED IN A NEW POST.). Back in May I attended Janome America’s inaugural Education Summit in New Jersey. It was during that fun filled week that I saw Crafter’s Companion Gemini die cutting machine and their new Build-A-Block die cut…

Thunderboomers from Eyecandy Quilts is ELECTRIC!

Months ago my sweet and talented friend, Anneliese, reached out to me asking if I could help her out. She was in need of someone who could make an upcoming Eyecandy Quilts pattern and that she had designed it to be made using different substrates. Well, my interest was piqued and I was game. Anneliese…

It was an honor. The Designer Duo QAL wrap-up.

Over the last couple of months I’ve had the great pleasure of sewing along with my friend Nancy Rink and her colleague and fellow designer, Sarah Maxwell. They invited Tiffany Haynes of Needle In A Haystack and me to be “Guest Designers” on their Designer Duo QAL this spring. I had chosen to use Sarah…

Tallinn Fabrics Blog Tour

Fabric is why I love making things. Fabrics that are gorgeous, sweet, cute, beautiful, and usually rich with color are my favorites. When Jessica Swift and Art Gallery Fabrics came calling, asking me to participate in Jessica’s blog tour I didn’t hesitate. I LOVE THIS COLLECTION!! Picking which fabrics I would use was fun yet…

Odori QAL with Fat Quarter Shop & AGF

I’ve been looking forward to showing y’all my Odori quilt I made for the Fat Quarter Shop/Art Gallery Fabric quilt along!  You can download and print out your own copy of the FREE PATTERN here. I was extremely flattered when FQ Shop & AGF came calling to invite me to participate.  I chose to use…

#ElegantOasisQAL Tips & Tricks

Welcome to my quilt along and some tips and tricks that hopefully will help you make these blocks a little more easily.  They aren’t challenging to make, but sometimes there’s a little tip or trick that can make things that much easier, and who doesn’t like that?! First I want to talk about the fabrics…