Today I want to recognize and thank Martingale, Electric Quilt, Marcus Fabrics, and the Fat Quarter Shop as our Seasonal Sponsors. They will help us welcome in every season this year with a very special giveaway. Sounds like fun to me and I hope it sounds like fun to you too! Today, Martingale helps … Continue reading Martingale Helps Us Welcome Spring – With a Giveaway
Machine embroidery is a great way to be creative. You can make things to wear, to decorate your home, to give as gifts, etc. And, many machine embroidery enthusiasts make things to sell. Thus, for some, machine embroidery (ME) is a great way to make money with your skills. Possibly you see designs you like, … Continue reading Special Invite for Machine Embroiders – Freebies, Fun, Giveaways & a Party
Today, I'm sharing insights about a new book packed with CreativeGoodness. And, you'll find out how you can win a copy too! Stitched So Sweet: Whimsical Embroidery, Patchwork, and Applique', by Tracy Souza, published by Martingale. The projects in this book are so inviting and sweet, making it a "must have" for those that enjoy … Continue reading Stitched So Sweet (Giveaway Coming Soon)
This weekend celebrates the 28th annual National Quilting, on Saturday, March 16th. Of course, I like to think of this as International Quilting Day and encourage everyone to take time to be creative. Work on a project, play with a new tool, learn a new technique, take a class, and/or visit a quilt shop. This … Continue reading Celebrate Quilting: Quilting Day, Weekend, Month
March is National Quilting Month, National Craft Month and for many, they are celebrated at an International level. I like to encourage every quilter, sewing & embroidery enthusiast, as well as all crafters, to celebrate internationally. To me, this means we get to spend more time doing what you enjoy doing, as well as spend … Continue reading Slice Products – Cool Tools For Quilting, Sewing and Embroidery Enthusiasts (and Crafters Too)!
FW Media is a large corporation that owns 42 Brands. Many quilting, sewing and embroidery enthusiasts will recognize the following: Interweave The Quilting Company McCalls Quilting Quiltmaker Quilting Arts Love of Quilting Sew News Fons & Porter Sadly, FW Media has filed for bankruptcy. Their goal is to continue to operate while trying … Continue reading F&W Media – Bankruptcy Risk to Designers and Subscribers (McCalls Quilting, Quiltmaker, Love of Quilting, etc).
Today I get to share insights about a new quilting book that also shares history about Civil War Quilts, as well as amazing women who followed their passions and involved themselves in helping others. And, I want to tell you about a giveaway where you can win a copy of this new book too! Beyond … Continue reading Beyond The Battlefield (Giveaway)