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20 04, 2011

What a Novel Idea – Blog Hop!

By |April 20th, 2011|give away, review|225 Comments

Want to win a new book!?  Check out Pat Sloan’s newest book – right here!  Pat has released 3 books in the last 6 months…not sure how she has managed to survive those months of planning, sewing and writing, but I’m so glad to have a chance to look through this book and share it […]

6 04, 2011

Sponsor Giveaways!

By |April 6th, 2011|give away|244 Comments

I’m excited to share some goodies with you all today!

A great collection from my amazing sponsors.

One of you will win:

A $20 gift certificate to Canton Village Quilt Works!

(I have a few ideas about what I’d spend that on!)

A Hullabaloo Charm Pack from Above All Fabrics!

So adorable!

A Full Circle Charm Pack from Bloomerie!

Great colors in there!

To […]

16 03, 2011

Vintage Notions :: Review & Giveaway

By |March 16th, 2011|give away, review|122 Comments

I have a special book to share with you today, it is a piece of history brought to light, and highlights the art of handmade!

Vintage Notions (as in ideas) is a big book chalk full of insights and inspiration.

Amy Barickman has beautifully compiled inspirational essays, cleaver sewing patterns, cooking basics, and beautiful illustrations from the work of […]

9 03, 2011

Sponsored Giveaway :: Fat Quarter Shop

By |March 9th, 2011|give away|450 Comments

Hot off the delivery truck, and up for grabs here today from the fantastic ladies at FatQuarterShop!

 

Sugar & Spice by The Quilted Fish

In fact, it got in late yesterday, and they didn’t have a chance to update the website yesterday.  Thus my delayed post!

Which one do you like best?  Kiwi or Blueberry?

Enter to win one […]

28 02, 2011

Quilt Fiesta! surprising designs from Mexican tiles :: Review

By |February 28th, 2011|give away, review|123 Comments

I’m participating in yet another fantastic blog tour!  ¡Quilt Fiesta! by Cheryl Lynch –

Cheryl has taken the inspiration that she found while on vacation in Mexico, and made beautiful quilts!  The results are appealing and fun!  Cheryl shares photographs from her travels, and a bit of history about Puebla where the most desirable tiles are made.  Cheryl […]

16 02, 2011

Calypso Swing — Giveaway!

By |February 16th, 2011|give away|413 Comments

I recently “met” Cara.  She emailed me about Calypso Swing, and we struck up a conversation.  One thing led to another and I recieved a pile of fat quarters in the mail! The best part? She sent an extra set, to share with one of you!

Calypso Swing is the brain child of Mark […]

9 02, 2011

Sponsor Giveaways!

By |February 9th, 2011|give away|205 Comments

Today I have a treat for you!  A collection of goodies from my beloved sponsors!

One winner will one win :

Military Mailbag & Express Mailbag Pattern AND Quarter & Dime Pattern

by Reannalily Designs

Posh Posies Kit comes with the fabric, pattern and instructions, backing and binding.  Finishes at 12″ x 25″

from I Have a Notion

This […]

1 02, 2011

Catching up

By |February 1st, 2011|give away, random|8 Comments

Hi there!  I’ve been sick…it’s gone around our entire family – but the end is in sight!  2 boxes of Saltines and a 2 liter of ginger ale, and I think we are all on the mend.  Thankfully Joe and I weren’t sick at the same time, that really would have been a mess!

So I […]

26 01, 2011

Sweet Divinity Giveaway!

By |January 26th, 2011|give away|727 Comments

Have you met Amanda, at The Quilted Fish?  She is a fabulous lady!  We met one time, and have been chatting via email ever since.  Amanda is a pattern designer, and is getting ready for her second fabric line to release with Riley Blake!  Sugar and Spice is due to ship in March, and currently […]

2 01, 2011

Sponsored Giveaway: Winner!

By |January 2nd, 2011|give away|4 Comments

The fabulous giveaway by Above All Fabric is closed…and the winner is:

Kelsey Rose

Congratulations!  I have emailed you, and I will forward your information to Melanie once I have it from you!

30 12, 2010

My Winnings!

By |December 30th, 2010|give away|6 Comments

After a horribly long day of travel yesterday, we are home!  It felt so good sleep in our own beds last night!  I forgot to tell you that I put patterns on sale in my shop before I left.  I will leave that as is for another week – usher in the new year with […]

27 12, 2010

Sponsor Giveaway: Above All Fabric

By |December 27th, 2010|give away|318 Comments

I hope you all had a fantastic weekend celebrating with family and friends!

I have a treat for you today, I’ll be back tomorrow to show you more of the Christmas gifts I made.

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Above All Fabric is a great shop!

Above All Fabric is chalk full of beautiful fabrics, and inspiring  patterns!  I love checking in with Melanie […]