Are you on Instagram?

05 Feb 2013

Riley Blake Designs is new to Instagram and we posted our very first pictures today! 

Get a sneak peak of of Twice as Nice by the Quilted fish (follow up fabric line to Sugar and Spice) by clicking on

Instagram is my new favorite way to share pictures. Get connected with Riley Blake Designs...where you will see our latest and greatests fabrics and sewing projects. more

Gingham just arrived!

01 Feb 2013

Our Gingham fabric just arrived and look how fabulous it looks.  We have the sizes you want in small, medium and large and the colors you crave...lavender, navy, aqua, green, yellow, orange, red, gray and black. The quilt above will be available as a free downloadable pattern very soon. We have many more basics coming your way, like our Shuffle.  Shuffle is a cool new blender pattern fabric that looks like this .....and quilts up like this...........      ... it complements the gingham print perfectly in the dresden flower petals and looks great as a inside border.  Our Australian friend, Sue ... more

Project Design Team Wednesday~Polka Dot Pillow Sham

30 Jan 2013

Riley Blake Design Team Project

Hi! I'm Maureen from Maureen Cracknell Handmade a proud member of the Riley Blake Design Team!! Today I'm sharing a tutorial for a Rugby Stripe Pillow Sham using just a few of Riley Blake's wonderful basics, Cotton Dots and Solid fabric. If you have any questions feel free to email me at Now let's get started!!   What you'll need : : 1 - 1/2 yd cut of RBD small Cotton Dots in Brown 1 - 1/2 yd cut of RBD small Cotton Dots in Grey 1 - 1 yard cut of Solid White Fabric white ... more

Super Star baby Quilt blocks.

28 Jan 2013

  Here is a fun project posted on Cutting Corners College today. Super Star Baby Quilt Blocks designed by Jessica of MamaJama Quilts. Click here to view the entire tutorial. more

January 2013 fabric lines

26 Jan 2013

We have fantastic new designer fabrics coming your way in 2013. New lines in January, Indy Chic by My Minds Eye. Beautiful for quilting, clothing, accessories and home decor. Carly Griffith is a new artist with Riley Blake Designs and Little Matryoshka is her debut line. We love her color combinations that boast of vibrant oranges, purples, aquas and greens. Serenity by Bo bunny is elegance with an Asian flair. Enjoy the deep reds, aquas, black and tan color combinations. more

Project Design Team Wednesday~Easy Tiered Skirt

22 Jan 2013


  Hi everyone, it's Simple Simon and Co. and we are back today with an easy but especially darling skirt today that we have seen all over children's clothing websites selling for lots of money.  But instead of spending lots of money, we are are here today to teach you to make your own tiered skirt out of fabric from your sewing stash.   I made this particular skirt for my daughter who is seven years old and wears a size 7 in girls, but the skirt is easily adjusted for absolutely any age and any size (even adult----wouldn't ... more

Pdf for the chevron quilt block

21 Jan 2013

We have created a pdf for this quilt block, watch the video and click here for pattern. Don't miss this Super Star Quilt tutorial posted today on Cutting Corners College. Click here to view the entire tutorial. more

Happy Friday~The Cube Pin cushion!

18 Jan 2013

Happy Friday! Today we've got a FABULOUS pin cushion over on Cutting Corners College      

  Thanks Vicki for this GREAT idea!    Happy Weekend everyone~ more

Chevron Mystery Quilt Block PDF

17 Jan 2013

        About a pattern for our Mystery Quilt Block, we will post a    downloadable pdf of the Chevron pattern by early next week.

        *Jina and I are out of town at the moment or we would post it sooner :) more

Project Design Team Wednesday~ Rolie Polie Raggedy Skirt

16 Jan 2013

Rolie Polie Raggedy Skirt Tutorial

Skirts are the easiest thing to design and sew.  If ever I want to boost my sewing confidence I make a skirt.  That is how this tutorial for the Rolie Polie Raggedy Skirt came to be…I needed a confidence booster. :)  I love the edges of the rolie polie strips.  They are pinked and will not fray to badly, but will look really cool and country if sewn like a rag quilt.  So I sewed the edges outward and it turned out so cute.  Make sure to pin it to your “Sew Easy” boards.  This is a simple and fun ... more

Fabric requirements for our Mystery quilt

14 Jan 2013

       We have had a lot of questions about fabric requirements for our Mystery Quilt.  Plan on 1 1/2 yards of a white or a light colored fabric for the background of the quilt blocks. But the actual fabric requirements for each block will be given month by month.  We will be using a lot of basics, which should always be available.  Thanks for asking!!!

FYI: Good question about why we are only having 9 blocks this year instead of 12. We debated and decided to have 9 blocks, so that we would be done with our quilts by September ... more

Riley Blake designs Mystery block of the Month starts today!

14 Jan 2013

Jina and I are so excited to share our first block of our Mystery Quilt!  Join us this year in making 9 unique blocks that reflect  "Things we love" Watch our video for assembly instructions, fabric and cutting requirements are listed below: Chevron Block measurements:   Unfinished Block Size: 12 ½” x 12 ½”   Fabric Requirements:  1 strip 3” from fabric 1 1 strip 3” from fabric 2 1 strip 3” from fabric 3   Cutting Requirements:  12 squares 3” x 3” from fabric 1 12 squares 3” x 3” from fabric 2 12 squares 3” x 3” from fabric 3 We can't ... more
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