Hi Friends, Today in the Exploring the Basics series, Tammy and I are chatting about binding a quilt, be sure to scroll down for my step by step tutorial! How do you Bind a Quilt? Do you machine sew it to both sides of the quilt? Do you machine sew to one side and then… Continue reading Exploring Quilting Basics: Binding a Quilt
Hi Friends! Today Tammy and I have something exciting to share with you- we have guest bloggers to show you how they would quilt the Luminous quilt along project! Say Hi to Karen of Redbird Quilt Co! Luminous Quilting – Funky Lines & Feathers OH MY! Greetings fellow quilters – I’m Karen L. Miller of… Continue reading Luminous Quilt Along Project: Guest Blogger Karen Miller on How to Quilt the Quilt!
Hi friends! How has your week been? Mine has been busy. I have actually been out of the house this week! Back in March, I had a flare up of my asthma. Eight weeks, multiple inhalers and 3 rounds of prednisone later, I am finally doing better. So, as you can imagine, I have not… Continue reading The Shine is Off the Studio Clean Up!
Hi friends! New Quilts I have been slowly showing off some of my new quilts that I designed for Spring Quilt Market. Most of the new quilts use my Signature Fabric line with Island Batik called Tiki Punch. Tiki Punch will be in shops in November. Last week on my Facebook Live I showed off… Continue reading Tropical Sunset: a Brand New Fat Quarter Quilt Pattern
Hi friends! Today I wanted to share a new favorite tool in my quilt studio: the Omnigrid Rotating Cutting Mat! I had an old, smaller square rotating mat that had gotten a little chewed up and it didn’t rotate easily. So I basically stopped using it. Then I saw this one and thought, yes! So… Continue reading Quilting Essentials: Omnigrid Rotating Cutting Mat Review
Hi friends! Today in the Exploring the Basics series, Tammy and I are talking about quilting your quilt. They are lots of posts out there on how to baste, how to quilt etc... so I thought I would share tips on how to choose a quilting design for your quilts! How to Choose a Quilt… Continue reading Exploring Quilting Basics: How to Choose a Quilt Design for your Next Quilting Project
Hi friends! Last month I shared a couple of posts about my sewing studio and how I have been really trying to clean it up. I am so happy with how it is coming along. Project Baskets My set up of baskets for projects is working out well… except for recently, when I suddenly had… Continue reading Fun and Functional Sewing Room Decor Ideas!
Hi friends! How are you doing with your Luminous quilt? I have seen some pictures of your blocks and I am so impressed with what you all are doing! My new Luminous Quilt Today Tammy and I want to share with you our NEW versions of Luminous! Back when we started our quilt, we knew… Continue reading Luminous Quilt Along Project: Finished Quilts & a Bonus Free Pattern Quilting Giveaway!
Hi friends! Today I wanted to share with you a new braid quilt pattern that I have just come out with. The pattern is one that uses my Braid Template. Say hello to Tropical Terrace!! Tropical Terrace: a New Braid Quilt Pattern: Tiki Punch But first, the story about the fabric. Last year, I was… Continue reading Tropical Terrace: a New Braid Quilt Pattern
Hi friends! This week in the Exploring the Basics blog series, Tammy and I are talking to you about batting and backing for your quilt. This will be basic information on getting your backing and batting ready. Batting your Quilt Let’s start with your batting. There are so many options for batting these days! We… Continue reading Exploring Quilting Basics: Batting and Backing a Quilt