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4 03, 2015

Quiltcast #68 :: Selecting Patterns for Your Precuts

By |March 4th, 2015|podcast, Quiltcast|3 Comments

Use those precuts that (somehow) collect on your fabric shelves! Learn what to look for when selecting patterns for your precuts, and get started on your next quilt!

Find a pattern that uses a background so you can add a solid precut, or yardage for additional contrast, and a bigger quilt.

To highlight your fabrics, don’t cut […]

2 03, 2015

Pillow Collective :: Think Big Edition WINNERS

By |March 2nd, 2015|Pillow Collective, Think Big|12 Comments

Happy Monday! I hope you had a great weekend – it’s been a quiet weekend with my family for me. We have a new puppy, Gus has been with us for about three weeks and a ton of fun! He’s a good puppy, and is fitting in well with the family, but keeps us on […]

27 02, 2015

Featuring Vicky :: A Blogger’s Quilt Festival Quilter!

By |February 27th, 2015|Featured Quilter|9 Comments

Vicky is a recent adopter to the quilting community, but she’s jumped in with both feet! I hope you enjoy getting to know Vicky better –
1. When did you begin quilting? 
I actually didn’t start sewing or quilting before I was gifted a sewing machine in early 2014. So not for that long, but I haven’t […]

27 02, 2015

Pillow Collective :: Think Big Edition

By |February 27th, 2015|Pillow Collective|0 Comments

This week has flown by with the Pillow Collective here! There’s four ladies sharing their pillows today :

Debbie Grifka

Christa Watson

Melissa Corry

Heather Valentine

I’ll be back on Monday with winners! Details about the giveaways are here. The coupon code “ILovePillows” is valid through the weekend – for 30% off signed copies of Think Big in my shop!

Have a great […]

26 02, 2015

Pillow Collective :: Think Big Edition

By |February 26th, 2015|Pillow Collective|4 Comments

I’m looking forward to seeing these pillows today! Be sure to visit :

Elizabeth Evans 



Natalia Bonner 

Maureen Cracknell

Don’t forget to pin while you are visiting! Details about the giveaways are here.

Xo – Amy

25 02, 2015

Quiltcast #67 :: Growing a Fabric Stash (& Chat with Jenny Doan)

By |February 25th, 2015|podcast, Quiltcast|3 Comments

Just home from Quiltcon, I’ve got a few experiences to share, and I was fortunate enough to sit down with Jenny Doan to talk about ModBlock. April and I are also talking about what to look for when growing a fabric stash!

The photos of quilts at Quiltcon, that I took are here.

ModBlock is available here!

Missouri Star […]

25 02, 2015

Pillow Collective :: Think Big Edition!

By |February 25th, 2015|Pillow Collective|0 Comments

I hope that you are loving all the pillow inspiration! Today these friends are sharing their pillows :

Rebecca Silbaugh

Christina Lane

Becky Jorgensen

Don’t forget to pin while you are visiting! Details about the giveaways are here.

xo – Amy

24 02, 2015

Pillow Collective :: Think Big Edition

By |February 24th, 2015|Pillow Collective|1 Comment

Welcome back to day 2 of the Pillow Collective! Today these ladies have more inspiration for you :

 

 

Amy Smart

 

Pat Sloan

April Rosenthal

Don’t forget to pin while you are visiting! Details about the giveaways are here.

xo – Amy

23 02, 2015

Pillow Collective :: Think Big Edition

By |February 23rd, 2015|Pillow Collective, Think Big|21 Comments

I hope you are ready for a big dose of pillow inspiration! I love adding pillows to the spaces in my home, not only are they FAST, they are a great color addition too!

All week long a few friends will be sharing their pillows made from my new book, Think Big. I’ll have links for […]

20 02, 2015

Featuring Anne :: A Blogger’s Quilt Festival Quilter!

By |February 20th, 2015|Featured Quilter|1 Comment

Today’s featured quilter is Anne! Anne blogs at Confessions of a Serial Quilter – love that name! I’m loving all the bright and beautiful colors in Anne’s quilts, I hope you enjoy getting to know Anne better —

1. When did you begin quilting?

I started quilting in 2004 when a friend invited me to take a […]

18 02, 2015

Quiltcon Plans!

By |February 18th, 2015|Quiltcon|0 Comments

Hey! If you are planning to be at Quiltcon, I’d love to meet up with you!

Have a great weekend, I’ll be posting from Instagram if you want to tag along with me.

xo – Amy

18 02, 2015

Quiltcast #66 :: Top 5 Apps

By |February 18th, 2015|podcast, Quiltcast|0 Comments

Catch up with us, and what we’ve been working on in our studios.

Check out the Pillow Collective details here. And enter April’s book contest here.

 

April’s favorite apps:

Kindle

Duolingo

Rhonna Designs

Kaufman Quilt Calculator

Lynda.com

Craftsy

 

Amy’s favorite apps:

WordSwag

Pages Facebook manager

Pinterest

One King’s Lane

Cooking Light

 

 

Our shared Pinterest boards – Stitched Gifts, Gifts for Quilters, Quilt Storage, Fabric Storage

Those are our current fave’s share […]