• sewing

    Glitch Quilt Along

    I’m super excited to announce that the IAQ is a sponsor for the Glitchalong with GeekyBobbin.   Nothing is better than a good quilt along, and this one is sure to be one!  And, you could possibly win a 1 year membership to the IAQ!!! It’s definitely along the modern style, mixing it up with some straight lines and angles.  As…

  • Make a Duct Tape pouch | #hexagon #ducttape
    Craft

    How to Make a Duct Tape Pouch

    How to make a duct tape pouch in a hexagon shape! So cute and simple. Great kids crafts for anytime of year. Band closure keeps all the stuff tucked inside. Today we are going to talk about Hexagons . I’ve for some reason picked up an obsession with it…and I love it!   I am kind of a puzzle girl and…

  • CREATE,  quilt along

    Garden Walk Quilt Along – August

    Today we are going to be gathering a few of our previously sewn quilt blocks and putting them in a setting them in a triangle! There is a border in between this triangle section and the inner area, but we will be assembling them next month. This month is all about getting them into the right sequence and shape. Materials:…

  • Interviews

    Guest Designer -Sherry of Powered by Quilting

    Sherry is another of our designers that has more of a modern style. You’ll find her patterns and style a great place to explore color and design. Many of her quilts are color challenges and they are beautiful. Every once in awhile you’ll find a fun and whimsy styled quilt among the mix of colors as well. She also hosted…

  • sewing

    Must Haves for your Ironing Station

    Must Haves for your Ironing Station. There is so much to know about ironing supplies, boards and mats…etc.  Learn which ones do what and when you need them.  It makes such a difference to have the right supplies and notions at your fingertips.  You don’t need them all, but there are a few that are worth the money spent and…

  • HOW TO PRINT YOUR OWN FABRIC LABELS
    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…