Kismet Thread Project with Aurifil Thread featured by top US quilting blog and shop, Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs
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Kismet Thread Project with Aurifil Thread

Hi friends! Today is the Kismet Thread Project hop using Aurifil thread! Kismet Kismet is the name of Tammy Silvers fabric line with Island Batik and the name of her coordinating thread collection with Aurifil.  Her thread is a wonderful collection of 28 wt thread. There are 10 spools in a rainbow of color. My… Continue reading Kismet Thread Project with Aurifil Thread

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

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Breakout: A NEW Modern Log Cabin Quilt Pattern

Hi friends! Last year my good buddy Tammy Silvers mentioned she had a new batik fabric line coming out with Island Batik. She asked did I want to make a quilt with her fabric? Of course I did! Not only do I love making and designing quilts, the fabrics were blues and greens. I mean,… Continue reading Breakout: A NEW Modern Log Cabin Quilt Pattern

Tropical Terrace: a New Braid Quilt Pattern  featured by top US quilting blog and shop, Seams Like a Dream Quilt Design.
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Tropical Terrace: a New Braid Quilt Pattern 

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 

Kismet fabric collection for Island Batik featured by top US quilting blog, Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs.
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The Kismet Fabric Collection by Tammy for Island Batik

Hi friends! Today is my day on the Kismet Blog Hop!  Kismet Fabric Collection Kismet is the new fabric collection designed by Tammy Silvers for Island Batik. It is just awesome! Many of you know I love bright colors so when Tammy asked if I wanted to play with her new line, it was a… Continue reading The Kismet Fabric Collection by Tammy for Island Batik

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Globetrotter Blog Hop

Hi friends! Today is my day on the Globetrotter Blog Hop!    What is Globetrotter? It's an awesome fabric line designed by Tammy Silvers for Island Batik. I was lucky enough to get to play with the fabric last spring.  I was challenged to use the fabric in a small project that could be used… Continue reading Globetrotter Blog Hop

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Use it Up!

Hi friends! Some of the Island Batik ambassador alumni  decided to do a blog hop called "Use it Up!". I love this idea! We all have leftover bits of fabric from our ambassador projects and what a great idea to use up some of those bits and pieces!   So, what did I do with my… Continue reading Use it Up!

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Elementz Blog Hop

Hi friends! Today is my day on the Elementz blog hop.    Elementz is a really fun, bright, bold batik line by my friend Tammy Silvers for Island Batik.    I decided to make a small project using the line- though I know the strip pack would look amazing in my pattern Jelly Roll Jumble.… Continue reading Elementz Blog Hop

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Blue Moon Blog Hop Day 2

Hi friends! Today is my day on the Blue Moon blog hop.   Hmmm... you may be wondering- what is Blue Moon?  Well, it is Jackie Kunkel's new Signature Batik Collection from Island Batik designed by Kathy Engle! And it is yummy. Lucky me, Jackie sent me some scraps leftover from her projects and I got… Continue reading Blue Moon Blog Hop Day 2