2018 New Quilt Bloggers Blog Hop: Week 2 & Giveaway

Welcome to Week 2 of the 2018 New Quilt Bloggers Blog Hop!  We have a new group of bloggers for you to explore this week.   Thanks to Becca at Pretty Piney for the awesome hive button.   My hive is Quilt, Blog, Repeat.   This week we have two bloggers in our hive introducing themselves.  Nicole @ Hand … Continue reading 2018 New Quilt Bloggers Blog Hop: Week 2 & Giveaway

Skyline for Gotham Quilts

Sometimes I make time in my schedule to make shop samples.  I'm a big fan of sewing with other people's fabric, especially when it is chosen by someone with such an eye for color.  Andrea and Ivete at Gotham put together amazing quilts.  I'm constantly amazed at how my decision to take a class last … Continue reading Skyline for Gotham Quilts

Machine Quilters Expo 2018

I decided to take some time away from the studio this past week. MQX New England is only a 5 hour drive from home and only 45 minutes from my Mom's house. It is also 5 hours from my husband :-(. Aside from my momentous visit to New Jersey Quiltfest last year, this is the … Continue reading Machine Quilters Expo 2018

2018 New Quilt Bloggers Blog Hop: Week 1 & Giveaway

Welcome to Week 1 of the 2018 New Quilt Bloggers Blog Hop!  I'm so happy I decided to participate this year.  Big Sister is the role I was born to play.  You just tell everyone what to do, then brag about them.  Participants have been split up into small work groups called "hives".  My hive … Continue reading 2018 New Quilt Bloggers Blog Hop: Week 1 & Giveaway


I've seen quilters announcing that their quilts were accepted to Curated Quilts over the past few months.  I didn't know what that meant, and I didn't pay much attention.  Then, while I was working at Gotham Quilts the shipment of magazines arrived, and I was smitten.  The magazine is very modern, with a clean, clear … Continue reading Stacked

April Color Challenge

Happy Easter for those that celebrate!  In my household we enjoy today as a family celebration, and an excuse to eat a lot of ham and chocolate, although not at the same time. The color for April is orange!  I always think that orange isn't one of my favorite colors, but I do use it … Continue reading April Color Challenge

March Color Challenge Linkup is Open!

Have you made something yellow in March? You still have some time to enter the giveaway Jen is hosting at Patterns by Jen!   This month she is giving away 3 6 month subscriptions to Make Modern Magazine. This month I made my yellow block, you can see the tutorial here if you missed it. … Continue reading March Color Challenge Linkup is Open!