6 06, 2011

Kit Winner!

By |June 6th, 2011|give away|6 Comments

I hope you had a great weekend - I did!  The weather has finally turned to nice, and actually a little hot - perfect for sending the kids out to play, and me staying inside to sew, and sew some more!   I'll show you what I've been working on tomorrow, right now the winner [...]

3 06, 2011

News and Links – for you!

By |June 3rd, 2011|give away, Interview, Market|12 Comments

I have a few things to share with you today. First, I contributed to a collaborative book - Modern Blocks! I submitted 2 blocks, and they were both included.  This book will be available via Stash books this fall, and I'm looking forward to the advance copy coming later this summer! ------ Next, while at Market, I [...]

1 06, 2011

Quilting Book Club Giveaway!

By |June 1st, 2011|give away|192 Comments

I've mentioned it before, but it bears repeating!  The Quilting Book Club is a fantastic group of quilters, currently making quilts from Modern Basics! It's open to anyone who would like to participate, AND today Shawna, at 1 Choice 4 Quilting, is giving away a kit for the June quilt --- Posie Patch. [adrotate [...]

26 05, 2011

Giveaway Day Winner!

By |May 26th, 2011|give away|5 Comments

Hi all!  I'm happy to announce that Stephanie is the winner of the charm pack and layer cake! Stephanie said : I don’t know anything funny to post. If I could post a picture I’d send you one of my dachshund stuck in the sleeve of my sweatshirt, but since I can’t I’ll just leave you [...]

23 05, 2011

Giveaway Day!

By |May 23rd, 2011|give away|760 Comments

Welcome!  If you aren't a regular reader here, I invite you to poke around and get to know me a bit!  Just last week I hosted the Bloggers' Quilt Festival and there is a load of inspiration in that post alone! Special thanks to the ladies at Sew, Mama, Sew for orchestrating this fun hop, [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

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 Cesarik, [...]

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 [...]