Quilting Events for the Midwest-Spring Market, Quilts shows, etc.

Carpenter’s Square, c. 1895. Artist unknown. From the Quilts, Inc., Corporate Collection.

 

Hello Everyone as many of you know Quilts Market is in Kansas City, Missouri this year, start tomorrow the 18th – 20th and just a few hours from home Whoo Hoo!!!  I am so excited for my first trip to Market!!!  What [...]

Toadally Quilts Trunk Show - May 11-13!

Looking for a great Mother’s Day Present, what could be a better gift than to take her to the quilt shop for Mother’s Day weekend! Toadally Quilts will be having a Trunk Show at  I Love Sewing in Fremont, Nebraska [Map]; this quilt shop has a wide variety quilt fabrics and patterns, not to mention a staff [...]

Tips for Quilting/Sewing Room Organization-Part 4b Organization of Fabric Stash!

As quilters we all have a fabric stash whether it is just a small amount of fabric or piles you could get lost in, not that I see any problem with that!  Trying to keep your fabric organized is very important and increases your abilities to not only find things but also to be more [...]

Tips for Quilting/Sewing Room Organization-Part 4a Organization!

Over time our quilting/sewing rooms tend to magically collect things.  Not everything belongs in the space so now is just the time for a bit of spring cleaning.  Take some time to go through things and remove anything that does not belong in the space and put it back where it belongs.  Did that free [...]

That Cherished Fabric in our Stash

As quilters and fabricaholics, I don’t know one of them that doesn’t have a favorite fabric they just had to have but don’t have the heart to cut it up into little peaces!  We pull it out of our stash, admire it, and put it right back into the stash.  That is the precise reasons [...]

Quilt Studio and Sewing Room Organization!

My new years resolution has started a bit early this year.  We have been in the process of moving my quilt studio to a larger room in the house!!!!  It is not its ultimate final destination but definitely a major increase in space!   It has been a lot of hard work and have way [...]