26 07, 2013

Virtual Quilting Bee

By |July 26th, 2013|Block of the Month, Tutorial|8 Comments

Hi there! I’m excited to share a block tutorial with you today! My friend, Amy Smart has been hosting a fun Virtual Bee with a great quilt in the works. If you haven’t been following along yet, it’s not too late to join in the fun – get all the details HERE.

I selected a quick block […]

6 11, 2012

Christmas Ornament Hop

By |November 6th, 2012|Block of the Month, embroidery|254 Comments

The holiday’s will be here before we know it and to help you get ready for them, we have a fun filled blog hop just for you!

The 2012 Aurifil designers have gotten together and designed some wonderful Christmas ornaments that are quick, easy and perfect for gift giving.

We will be bringing you 3 blogs each […]

3 11, 2012

Sew Red for Women – November Tutorial

By |November 3rd, 2012|Block of the Month|13 Comments

I’m so proud to be part of the Sew Red for Women blog hop!

Sew Red for Women was created to raise awareness of Heart Disease among women by way of creativity and camaraderie within the modern sewing community.  You can read more about the hop and find information about the other bloggers involved here. Today, I […]

6 09, 2012

Aurifil Designer of the Month

By |September 6th, 2012|Block of the Month|7 Comments

Earlier this week, Joe and I met for lunch after Owen’s first day of Kindergarten (he’s having fun!!) and I couldn’t help but snap a pic of the leaves on the mountainside.

I LOVE the crisp evenings of fall, and the bright colors as the leaves change. I’ve posted about them before, here and here […]

25 08, 2012

Blogger’s Block of the Month

By |August 25th, 2012|Block of the Month, Tutorial|9 Comments

Hi all!  I’m happy to be sharing a block for Jackie’s BOM project today! If you haven’t been following along, it’s not too late to jump in and make some great blocks. I can’t wait to see all the blocks together – Jackie has been collecting them all year!

Let’s get started!

For my block, you need […]

5 06, 2012

A Challenge and Block of the Month

By |June 5th, 2012|Block of the Month|2 Comments

Hi all!  I’m wrapping up a few details from Bloggers’ Quilt Festival, and getting our family adjusted to a summer “schedule”. I’ll be in and out for a week or so, I think!

I have some links for you though ::

The Salt Lake MQG has set up a great challenge for anyone willing to take it […]

3 05, 2012

Blocks of the Month

By |May 3rd, 2012|Block of the Month|3 Comments

Hey there!  Have you been keeping up with the Block of the Month programs online?  With the arrival of May (how’d that happen?) there’s another set of beautiful new blocks to make.

The Aurifil blog has a great feature on Thimbleanna, and her adorable Maypole stitchery too! Post your finished block in the flickr pool and […]

13 03, 2012

Catching up!

By |March 13th, 2012|Block of the Month, give away|7 Comments

I have a few things to share today!  First up the winner from last weeks giveaway courtesy of The Quilting Garden, this fab Sassy bundle goes to –

Congratulations Sarah – check your inbox, and get back to me!

You can learn more about Ronnie and The Quilting Garden by following these links:

newsletter ~shop ~ blog ~ facebook


Have you seen the March […]

5 03, 2012

Craftsy Block of the Month :: Giveaway Winner!

By |March 5th, 2012|Block of the Month, give away|5 Comments

Thank to everyone that participated in the giveaway last week!  If you are looking for another BOM to join, check out the comments, there are lots of great ones happening.

Special thanks to my friends at Fat Quarter Shop for the giveaway!

The winner is:

Congratulations – you have an email from me in your inbox!

29 02, 2012

Craftsy Block of The Month Tour & Giveaway!

By |February 29th, 2012|Block of the Month, give away|266 Comments

Welcome the Craftsy Block of the Month Tour!  It’s a great program and I’m excited to share it with you!

First, do you know about Craftsy?

Craftsy offers online courses about all of your favorite crafty topics – taught by amazing instructors. Craftsy courses are online, so they are available to you anytime you want for as […]

27 02, 2012

Lacking Motivation

By |February 27th, 2012|bag, Block of the Month|13 Comments

This weekend passed me by, and I barely sewed a stitch!  I found myself with lots of ideas but no motivation to set things up and make progress!  Most notable, I know the bag I want to make.  I want to alter this pattern to make it better, and actually offer it as a pattern. […]

1 02, 2012

Winner & Aurifil News

By |February 1st, 2012|Block of the Month, give away|4 Comments

Hi all!  I’m impressed with all that you have managed to finish so far in 2012!  The winner of the Canton Village Quilt Works bundle,

is —

Congratulations Vicki!  Look for an email from me soon.

You can learn more about Jackie and Canton Village Quilt Works by following these links:
newsletter ~shop ~ blog ~ facebook ~ podcasts ~ itunes  ~ youtube


The latest Aurifil block has been made […]