Exploring the Basics: How to Make a Shaded Nine Patch Quilt Block featured by top US quilting blog and shop, Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs
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Exploring the Basics: How to Make a Shaded Nine Patch Quilt Block

Hi Friends! Today's post in the Exploring Quilting Basics series is about a block.  The Shaded 9 Patch Block   Similar to the Shaded 4 Patch (which I chatted about in this post), there are multiple ways to make the block. There are also a couple of different blocks that are both referred to as… Continue reading Exploring the Basics: How to Make a Shaded Nine Patch Quilt Block

A Quilting Color Challenge with Kate and Jenny Kae featured by top US quilting blog and shop, Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs.
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A Quilting Color Challenge with Kate and Jenny Kae

Hi friends! Recently on Facebook I have been doing a few FB Live videos. If you have been following along on FB, you may have seen that I recently did a series of FB Lives with my friend, fellow quilt designer and teacher, Jenny Kae Parks. We had been chatting about doing a project together. So… Continue reading A Quilting Color Challenge with Kate and Jenny Kae

A Quilter's Alphabet: Quilting Terms for beginners featured by top US quilting blog and shop, Seams Like A Dream Quilt Designs.
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A Quilter’s Alphabet: Exploring Quilting Terms

Hi Friends!  Tammy and I have a plan for  a new series of blog posts. We are going to continue with our Exploring the Quilting Basics series, but in addition, we are starting a new series of posts, aimed at the beginner quilter explaining essential quilting terms.  We have had some questions along the way… Continue reading A Quilter’s Alphabet: Exploring Quilting Terms

Sewing Room Tips: Quilt and Sewing Pattern Storage Ideas featured by top US quilting blog and shop, Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs
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Sewing Room Tips: Quilt and Sewing Pattern Storage Ideas

Hi friends! I don't know about you, but I am always looking for new quilt and sewing pattern storage ideas. Pattern storage is an issue for many - but especially for pattern designers! We need to have a spot to store the patterns we sell. Plus, I need to have a spot to store the… Continue reading Sewing Room Tips: Quilt and Sewing Pattern Storage Ideas

How to Make a Shaded Four Patch Quilt Block, a tutorial featured by top US quilting blog and shop, Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs
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Exploring Quilting Basics: How to Make a Shaded Four Patch Quilt Block

Hi friends! This week in our Exploring the Quilting Basics series, Tammy and I are chatting about the Shaded Four Patch Quilt Block. Scroll down to find out more!   The Shaded Four Patch Quilt Block First, let me admit, when Tammy said let's do the shaded 4 patch block, I didn't know what it… Continue reading Exploring Quilting Basics: How to Make a Shaded Four Patch Quilt Block

Fall Quilting Events featured by top US quilting blog and shop, Seams Like A Dream Quilt Designs.
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Staying Connected and Upcoming Fall Quilting Events

Hi friends! Quilt Bee Quilter's love to work together. They have been working together for years- back in the day, there were times when quilters got together and quilted each other's quilts under the large quilt frame. Nowadays, quilters get together in different ways. They meet up at guild meetings, got to quilt shows and… Continue reading Staying Connected and Upcoming Fall Quilting Events

Quilting Basics: 9 Patch Block featured by top US quilting blogger, Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs
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Exploring Quilting Basics: the Disappearing 9 Patch Block

Hi friends! This week in the Exploring the Basics series, Tammy and I are chatting about the disappearing 9 patch block. Have you heard about this block? Scroll down to learn more! Basically, the disappearing 9 patch is when you make a 9 patch block, cut up the block and then sew it back together.… Continue reading Exploring Quilting Basics: the Disappearing 9 Patch Block

A Quilter's Alphabet, Exploring Quilting Terms: A is for Appliqué in Quilting featured by top US quilting blog and shop, Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs
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New Quilt Patterns Coming Soon

Hi friends! Best laid plans... So in today’s blog post I was planning to introduce a new quilt pattern. But I'm not. The pattern is almost finished being written, is waiting on edits to be completed and needs photos of the quilts to be taken.  Writing patterns Some days pattern writing is just seamsless. (haha!)… Continue reading New Quilt Patterns Coming Soon