Posts tagged: "fast quilts"

  1. Moda All-Stars share #sewingsuperpower 💪 in Mini Marvels (+15 fabric giveaways!)

    Posted by on November 11, 2016

    We just returned from Quilt Market—and boy did we have a “marvel”ous time with the Moda All-Stars! Martingale Publisher and Chief Visionary officer Jennifer Keltner (bottom center—the one with the googly-eyed cap and book-cover cape), flanked by the Moda All-Stars at Quilt Market. The All-Stars gathered for a one-of-a-kind event to show off their sewing […]


  2. Seams: to glue or not to glue? Watch this video first

    Posted by on October 28, 2016

    While it’s fun to have long-term quilting projects to work on—challenging quilts that might take months or even years to finish—I frequently find myself on a much tighter deadline. Maybe there’s a new baby on the way or a friend in need of comfort, and time really is of the essence. Theresa Ward’s book Sew, […]


  3. Cut, sew, give, repeat: super-quick charity quilts

    Posted by on October 24, 2016

    Quilters are truly giving and generous people. They donate countless handmade items to support charities and individuals in need. When a sudden need pops up due to a natural disaster or other horrific event, somebody, somewhere, immediately starts a drive to make and donate a quilt or other comfort item. What a great way to […]


  4. 🍴Give thanks – for fast, fun table-topper sewing! (+ sale)

    Posted by on October 17, 2016

    We’re closing in on that busy time of year—the holidays! Even though we have lots of planning, cooking, shopping, and decorating ahead, it’s important to carve out a little space for ourselves and spend time in our happy place—in front of our sewing machines. We all deserve a little escape from the insanity, don’t we? […]


  5. Free quilt pattern: a quick beauty for beginners (and for THAT fabric)

    Posted by on September 30, 2016

    It’s the weekend!!! So, whatcha doing this weekend? Got any plans yet? Well guess what: we just reserved a spot for you, and it’s the best seat in the house. It’s at your sewing machine! Download this free quilt pattern by Sara Diepersloot, called Nest, and then head to your fabric stash pronto. Let’s get […]


  6. ⏰ Flash sale! Schnibbles Times Two is perfect for you IF . . .

    Posted by on September 23, 2016

    Schnibbles Times Two is perfect for you if . . . You LOVE the irresistible appeal of charm squares. McGuffey charm-pack quilt You LOVE Layer Cakes loaded with patchwork possibilities. McGuffey Layer Cake quilt You LOVE making both big and little quilts. Scratch Layer Cake quilt (68″ x 80½") and Scratch charm-square quilt (31¼" x […]


  7. Back to school? You’ll ❤ these 4 weekend-worthy quilts (+ sale!)

    Posted by on August 29, 2016

    Is your town back to school already—or are the kiddos heading back soon? For many quilters, that can mean a long wait for precious sewing time to arrive . . . on the weekend! If you’re waiting for your next weekend sewing splurge, now’s a great time to devise a quick plan. Hmm . . […]


  8. Fantastically fast patterns for precut fabrics 💨 (+ fabric giveaway!)

    Posted by on July 20, 2016

    One bundle, two bundle, three bundle, four? You only need one . . . but you’ll want to get more! In the new book One Bundle of Fun, one precut bundle of fabric is all you need to make a sweet-and-speedy quilt top. No extra yardage required! One Bundle of Fun comes from Sue Pfau, […]


  9. Stack-and-whack patterns on “deck” – 4 ways (+ sale)

    Posted by on June 20, 2016

    Who doesn’t love stack-and-whack-style quilts? Time flies by as you follow the steps: Stack your fabrics. Rotary cut your fabrics, stack by stack. Shuffle the order of the cut fabrics. Sew back together for unexpected surprises! Karla Alexander has built a beautiful quilting career on her unique stack-and-whack approach—you know her method as Stack the […]


  10. Baby quilts for summer arrivals (+ sale!)

    Posted by on May 9, 2016

    Babies! Oh, how we love them. Those chubby cheeks, their itty-bitty toes, and that special baby smell are just the best thing ever. I sure wish my kids were as ready to have kids as I am to be an Oma. I will just have to be patient for a few more years. In the […]