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!


Purrrrfect Halloween Mini Quilt

I’m in LOVE! Yes, I really am in love with this mini quilt! When I saw the tutorial for the Cat Mini Quilt HERE, I knew it would be purrrfect for Halloween! Enter Carina Gardner’s latest fabric collection, “Eek Boo Shriek.” This fabric line is filled with spooky themes combined with an elegant and even … Continue reading Purrrrfect Halloween Mini Quilt


Bee Happy Sew Along With Lori Holt

It’s time! Today marks Day 1 of Lori Holt’s much anticipated Bee Happy Sew Along! We will be learning Lori’s applique tips and techniques for three blocks today. The Tulip Pot block above, the Two Trees and the Sunshine blocks are all covered in step-by-step instructions on Lori’s blog. Click HERE to visit Lori’s blog, … Continue reading Bee Happy Sew Along With Lori Holt


Bee Happy Sew Along: Prepping the Pieced Blocks

Are you getting excited about Lori Holt’s upcoming sew along? We are! And because it’s hard to wait, we thought we would pass on this helpful blog post by Lori, showing us how to get some prep work done by completing the pieced blocks ahead of time. Click HERE to visit Lori’s blog for more … Continue reading Bee Happy Sew Along: Prepping the Pieced Blocks


Sharktown Fabric Tour: Sharkey Quilt + FREE Pattern

Welcome to the Sharktown Fabric Tour! We are super excited to share this fun fabric collection with you. Designed by Shawn Wallace, Shark Town features, you guessed it, sharks plus more fun nautical prints we know you’ll love. Today’s stop on the Sharktown Fabric Tour takes us to JEDI CRAFT GIRL, where Amanda is sharing … Continue reading Sharktown Fabric Tour: Sharkey Quilt + FREE Pattern


Arbor Blossom by Nadra Ridgeway of Ellis & Higgs

Nadra Ridgeway’s Arbor Blossom collection arrives in stores this month, and we couldn’t be more excited! Nadra’s signature classically bright, colorfully saturated, cheerful florals fill this fabulous collection. I decided I would use the Yellow Main and Pink Arbor Flowers to make this DUTCHMAN’S PUZZLE block. Just look at that yellow! And those blues! My … Continue reading Arbor Blossom by Nadra Ridgeway of Ellis & Higgs


I’ve Got the Blues!

I’ve been swimming in blues this week, playing with some Riley Blake Designs CONFETTI COTTONS. Riley Blake Designs has a huge array of solid color fabrics, or Confetti Cottons, to choose from, and their blues are some of my absolute favorites! Just look at these gorgeous blues! They looked so peaceful and beachy, I had … Continue reading I’ve Got the Blues!


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


Cutie Pie Flowers Tutorial

Lori Holt is at it again with a fun little tutorial for you! Lori shows us how to make this lovely little flower block on her BLOG. Find out how Lori turns scraps leftover from another project into this beautiful flower. Click HERE for the tutorial. Lori’s latest fabric collection, Sew Cherry 2, is available … Continue reading Cutie Pie Flowers Tutorial


Sweetie Pie Sew Along: Lemon Block

Welcome to the final day of the fabulous Sweetie Pie Sew Along! It has been a pleasure to see what our many talented blogger friends have created as they played with Lori Holt’s FRUIT SALAD TEMPLATES and Sweetie Pie Quilt Blocks. Today, we head on over to THE TATTOOED QUILTER, where we get a look … Continue reading Sweetie Pie Sew Along: Lemon Block