LEARN,  quilting

    How to print your own fabric labels tutorial

    Over on Patchwork Posse.com {membership sewing group} we were lucky enough to have Mary Jo from Patchwork Palette design us some painted quilt labels. She paints her quilts girls-- not piece! I love that! Check out her goods here. Mary Jo's blog and say a 'hello'. Anyways--- since she gave us the labels-- we are supposed to print them off…

  • CREATE,  Round Ups

    12+ Free Irish Chain Quilt Patterns

    Free Irish Chain Quilt Patterns – Find inspiration & tutorials to make your own irish chain quilt. Great for any level of quilter,scraps and quick quilts! The irish chain was really one of the first quilts that I had made when I started quilting. It’s a simple block, but has a complicated look about it! It’s all squares and depending…

  • LEARN,  quilting

    How to Make a Quilt with Fabric Panels

    A fabric panel can be kind of tricky or intimidating to purchase. You love it, but you don’t know if you should cut it up or not. How do you deal with the different panels?  Do others think you are cheating if you use them and call it a quilt? Well— I totally use and love a good fabric panel.…

  • CREATE,  quilt along

    Garden Walk Quilt Along – July

    Today we are moving beyond the center and adding our borders! If you have chosen to finish your quilt, that’s fine too. The outer borders feature some super simple nine patch quilt blocks and four star quilt blocks.  They are set in a corner, not on point– but they do have triangles along the sides of the nine patch quilt…

  • Zipper Pouch Tutorial using the quilt as you go techinque | patchwork posse #freepattern #zipperpouch #quiltasyougo
    Bags,  CREATE

    Quilt As You Go Zipper Pouch Tutorial

    Learn the quilt as you go method while sewing up a zipper pouch. Super cute and useful for packing around a sewing project, snacks or whatever. A Zipper pouch comes in so handy…especially during the summer time.  I find myself in the car a lot. Having this little pouch around, I can stuff it with a sewing project, a snack,…

  • Interviews,  SHARE

    Guest Designer Becky of Bobbin in Quilts

    Becky and I have attended the same quilt group together for a couple of years. She is up and coming and exploring the world of pattern design. I thought it would be fun to introduce her fun-loving designs and style to you this year. You’ll love getting to know her and you can follow her on Instagram as well. Her…