Report from Spring Quilt Market

For a first timer at Quilt Market it can be an overwhelming thing!  Especially when you voyage to and from and plan to see the whole show all in one day.  I commend all the vendors for a providing a fabulous show, from the individuals to the big timers.  I do not know how an [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Pattern Sale Extended!!

We have decide a great way to celebrate the New Year would be to extend out pattern sale through the end of January!

We are extending the savings onto our fellow quilters with a $1 off all quilt patterns!  Check out the Online Store for the patterns- prices listed on all inventory have already reduced  for your convenience.   We wish [...]

Cottonwood Quilt Show in Elkhorn: Friday FUN!

Toadally Quilts - Missy, set and ready for a great day at the Cottonwood Quilt Show

We’re both pretty tired from the show so not too much typing tonight but HUGE THANKS to everyone who stopped through today. We met so many great people and had such a great time that we cannot wait for tomorrow.. Cottonwood Quilters do know how to put on a show and we will have more [...]

Toadally Quilts online store now open!

I am pleased to announce that we now have the online quilt store open and ready for business!  Online payment is integrated for secure payments through Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, Debit cards and PayPal.  Patterns available now include: Boughs of Holly, Tree of Love, Peppermint Twist, Night Owl Hoot, Going Solo, and Anna’s Star.  Toadally [...]

Jumping for Joy with the Tree Frog Hop!

Sneak Peak Time!!   I will be jumping for joy to show you all of the vibrant colors hoping across Tree Frog Hop©!  I pieced the quilt top then used fusible web was used to create the appliqued frogs allowing you to have the look of intricate applique without the hours it would normally take you [...]

Three new patterns now available!

I am so happy to announce three new patterns to the Toadally Quilts pattern line!

Pepper Mint Twist © is a 75″ x 95″ quilt that would be a perfect Christmas quilt done in the reds and creams as we did or switch it up and make it for any season or decor!

Night Owl Hoot [...]

Toadally Quilts Patterns in Retail Store – More Sew For You Quilt Shop

I am pleased to announce that select Toadally Quilts patterns are now being carried locally at More Sew For You Quilt Shop ! They are located at Country Side Village, 8722 Countryside Plaza, Omaha, NE 68124 [MAP].  Lyn is super nice and runs a great shop.  They carry a lot of patterns andbooks, a fabulous [...]

Website building continues! New quilt patterns and categories on the way.

I am so excited to let you all know that as the new site continues to develop I will be adding to the variety of quilt patterns. We will have  more bed quilts, children’s quilts, and wall hangings as well as table runners and table toppers with a line or two of appliqué for tea [...]

A drive in the country!

In the last week I have had to made several trips to Western Iowa for family things and have had the pleasure of being a passenger and enjoy watching the lovely green rolling hill pass by, seeing all the farms scattered dotting the landscape and glad to not see too much flooding in the area [...]

Quilt of Sunflowers

I thought I would share a picture of one of the quilt patterns that is in the works.  It is a good size as you can see; it is just over 6 ft. x 6 ft. finished.  It will have two boarders not shown in the photo below.  I’m not sure if you can tell [...]

Quilt Safari Quilt Show: Very fun!

This last weekend was The 33rd Annual Quilt Show-Quilt Safari* at the LaVista Conference Center here in Omaha, NE. I was glad to get a chance to attend the show and meet some great people and see some beautiful quilts.

This year’s theme was Quilt Safari, I thought there would have been more animal related quilts [...]

New Website!

I am happy to announce we are in the process of switching to a new website! If anything is missing or not functioning please bear with us as we convert everything to the new site. If there are features that are not functioning properly or other glitches you come across please contact us so that [...]

Set Back

posted May 9, 2011 1:22 AM by Melissa Merriman

I have had a minor setback with getting out some of the new quilts that were in the works. I broke the ball of my right shoulder and have been one handed for quite a while which you all know makes it a bit difficult to [...]

Tops Finished!

posted May 9, 2011 12:15 AM by Melissa Merriman

I will have a lot of quilting to do as soon as my shoulder mends. I have four tops ready for quilting!

The Pepper Mint Twist © quilt top is finished.

As well as my Owl quilt top show below-quilt name still in the [...]

Valentine’s Quilt

posted Jan 13, 2011 10:49 PM by Melissa Merriman

Hello all, are you getting ready for Valentine’s Day, check out the Tree of Love Quilt © on the Patterns page.

 

Happy New Year!

posted Jan 8, 2011 8:30 PM by Melissa Merriman

I hope everyone made it through the holiday seasons with out too much stress! You should now be refreshed and geared up for all the projects that were either put on hold or those new projects obtained from those post holiday sales. I know there were [...]

David Taylor

posted Nov 20, 2010 4:30 PM by Melissa Merriman

This Monday I went to a guild meeting and who was our speaker for the evening David Taylor!!!! For those of you who might not know who he is a world renowned quilter. He does the most amazing pictorial quilts, they are positively amazing!!! It was [...]

Rocky Mountain Quilt Festival

Aug 24, 2010 3:57 PM by Melissa Merriman

Just got back from the Rocky Mountain Quilt Festival. Given it was my first show I think things went pretty well. Got to meet a lot of wonderful people and made some good contacts! Thank you everyone for that! It’s nice to know that the quilting world [...]