Mini Bulldogs & Princess Pugs? Yes, Please!

  Well, the Blue Carolina UNCONVENTIONAL Mini Quilt Tour is ON, and today’s stop takes us to Kid Giddy, where Kerry is showing off this TOTALLY awesome French Bulldog Mini. I. NEED. THIS.   But wait, I need this, too! How fun are these blocks?! Click HERE to stop by Kid Giddy for more photos … Continue reading Mini Bulldogs & Princess Pugs? Yes, Please!


Trick or Treat Quilted Hexie Table Runner and Economy Block Pillow

Halloween is just around the corner, and Karen from Cream Craft Goods is getting ready with some beautiful home decor made with the vintage-inspired Trick or Treat fabric collection designed by Carta Bella. This Quilted Hexie Table Runner is the perfect way to add a pop of color to an entry or dining table. We … Continue reading Trick or Treat Quilted Hexie Table Runner and Economy Block Pillow


Paige’s Passion by Lila Tueller

When I got my hands on some pieces of Lila Tueller’s latest fabric collection, Paige’s Passion, I immediately thought of tropical summer days, a tall glass of lemonade, and brightly painted beach houses. Okay, maybe it’s because I live by the beach, so that is where my mind runs to, but, wow, these prints really … Continue reading Paige’s Passion by Lila Tueller


Imagine That!

We have been keeping a BIG secret and we can’t keep it to ourselves any longer! We are super excited to announce the official launch of our tutorial channel, IMAGINE WITH RILEY BLAKE. At IMAGINE with Riley Blake, you will find tutorials for sewing and quilting to inspire your creativity and spark your imagination taught by … Continue reading Imagine That!


Backyard Roses Blog Tour: Day 8 & 9

  Welcome to our Day 8 & 9 recap of Nadra Ridgeway’s Backyard Roses Blog Tour! We are excited to be sharing some more FABULOUS projects with you today, so hold on to your seats and prepare to be inspired! Yesterday, Jedi Craft Girl reminded us that quilting and home decor can be a perfect … Continue reading Backyard Roses Blog Tour: Day 8 & 9


Friday Finds: 4.15.16

   Happy Friday, friends! We rounded up more fun finds from Instagram, blogs and Etsy for you to drool over and get inspired by! We wish you a restful and creativity-filled weekend! Instagram: To start things off, we fell head over heels for this stunning quilt created by @happinessinthemaking using Carina Gardner’s Apricot & Persimmon … Continue reading Friday Finds: 4.15.16


Stitch ‘n Kitchen Blog Tour: Paper Pieced Christmas Tree Topper

   As our Stitch ‘n Kitchen Blog Tour continues, we are finding ourselves filled – both with lovely holiday gift & decor ideas, and with some amazing recipes that have been thoughtfully shared with us. Such a fun treat!  Today’s stop on the blog tour takes us to Life After Laundry, where Brenna shows us how … Continue reading Stitch ‘n Kitchen Blog Tour: Paper Pieced Christmas Tree Topper


Post Quilt Market Blog Tour: Day 10

Today we are excited to introduce you to Sue Daley! Sue lives in Australia, where she is famous for her English paper piecing technique. Her fabric collections are designed specifically for paper piecing, so quilters can fussy cut the intricate designs and motifs that paper piecing showcases so well. Sue is the designer of the … Continue reading Post Quilt Market Blog Tour: Day 10


Paper-Piecing Basics

Hi, Deonn Stott of Quiltscapes, here to show you one of my favorite techniques with an easy, step-by-step outline for this creative “piece-by-number” method of patchwork.   Supplies Cute fabric scraps Paper scissors Glue Stick Rotary Cutter and Mat Add-a-Quarter ruler (optional, but very helpful!!) Iron I love paper-piecing; it’s a great way to achieve accurate, detailed shapes in quilt … Continue reading Paper-Piecing Basics


THE SIMPLE LIFE Pieced Pillows!

Hello!  My name is Wendy Sheppard from Ivory Spring, and I am most excited to be sharing with you a couple of pillow projects using the panel print and companion fabrics from The Simple Life Collection! [Disclaimer: This pillow project requires basic piecing knowledge.] Here are the pillows.  The one in the foreground (Pillow A) … Continue reading THE SIMPLE LIFE Pieced Pillows!