• Quilt Blocks,  quilting

    Square on Point Quilt Tutorial

    Square on point quilt block -finish a quilt using this block and a layer cake! Quick and simple , makes a great lap quilt.Could be used for an eye spy too! This past Christmas I had decided to use the flannel layer cakes that I had picked up last year at Spring Quilt Market. They were super yummy and such…

  • Quilt Blocks,  video

    I Spy Quilt Block Video Tutorial

    Learn how to sew up an I spy quilt block with this tutorial and video. You’ll need only 2 pieces of fabric per block. No waste method! The I spy quilt block (also referred to as the eye spy quilt block) is really a quick and simple quilt block.  It’s one that I’ve used a few times. It’s a very forgiving…

  • sewing

    The Quilters Dice Game

    I’ve been wanting to share this fun game for awhile, but had to have the right materials. After finally finding them, you are going to learn how to play today! This is something that we played at a Quilt Group Party. Here are how we played with fat quarters: 1- everyone who wants to play brings something to put into…

  • quilting

    Top 12 Quilt Designers You Should Know About

    Top 12 Quilt Designers you should know about~ Are you surprised that you don’t ‘know’ every quilt designer out there?  Almost every day I hit a new one that I have never know about! What?! Sometimes though- to be honest, I hide in my world of favorites and have a hard time branching out and meeting new designers or quilters…

  • Interviews,  Podcast

    Guest Designer – Leila of Sewn by Leila

    Today is the day that I get to introduce the guest designer for the IAQ members!  This is Leila (who pronounces her name with a hard I and I totally botched it in the interview, even though I practiced!!!!) This year will be a little bit different as a few of these designers I haven’t met…and don’t know a whole…

  • sewing

    #dailysew Challenge

    I’ve gotten a little bit lazy in the daily sewing area. A little bit of sewing every day. Not that you have to, but it’s a good thing. I have been so focused on sewing for the quilt group or for the blog or for others (all of them are awesome and I’m really lucky for those opportunities- don’t get…

  • sewing,  Tutorial

    Fabric Cone Pattern

    Fabric Cone Pattern – simple to make !  Great for any holiday and you can embellish them if you’d like!  The edging is cut with pinking shears and there is very little sewing. This would be a fun project for the kids to make for teachers or fun Valentines. These were sewn up with Valentine fabric, but I’m thinking a…

  • Printables

    Day 16: Daily Sewing Tracker

    Welcome to day 16 of 16 days of free quilt printables!  The last day! Today’s printable is a full page Daily Sewing Tracker I know that we are just starting a new month….but really it’s always a good time to get this started, so don’t worry about it! This is a full page of boxes…..boxes that you can either mark dates…