No matter where you live, these are Crazy times we live in. But quilting, sewing, and embroidery enthusiasts have it a little easier as we can typically find joy when we take time to create, as well as learn new skills and techniques. Likewise, we can easily give joy when we create a gift for … Continue reading In Crazy Times – Find Joy, Give Joy!
Let's Welcome the arrival of June. For many, this is a busy month for graduations, weddings, gardening, family BBQs and more. Of course, for quilting, sewing and embroidery enthusiasts it is also a great time to be creative (not that we would turn our nose at any time we could be creative). I think of … Continue reading June Sponsor – Aurifil
The latest issue of Quiltmaker has some great designs and articles which I hope you'll check out. I'm certainly enjoying this issue that I picked up at a local quilt shop. Included in this issue are 10+ projects, that are all beautiful. Plus several excellent articles and inspirational insights. Wendy Sheppard (Ivory Spring) has a … Continue reading Quiltmaker – May/June ’18
Today I wanted to showcase more Valentine's theme projects, in follow up of my post on this topic last week. SEW 4 HOME has a great free tutorial to make "Catnip Heart Mice", which make perfect Valentine's gifts for cats (and your cat loving friends). For those of you that like helping your local animal … Continue reading More Fun and Fast Valentine’s Day Theme Projects, Freebies and a Sale
While I rarely share personal info, I can honestly say I love all the holidays. Yes, I love Hanukkah, the Ramadan celebration, and many more holidays, but I don't ever want to lose sight of celebrating Christmas, as well as wishing those that celebrate this holiday a Merry Christmas. What ever holiday you celebrate, … Continue reading Happy Holidays
Welcome to day 9 of our 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways. The goal was "each day" QuiltShopGal will showcase a different sponsor and unwrap (reveal) their gift to one lucky winner. To clarify, there are plenty of open giveaways that you can enter (links to enter to win, you need to claim at least one … Continue reading Day 9 of 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways – Aurifil
Quilt Market is a trade show for those in the business, held twice a year. It is a great opportunity for quilt and sewing shops to learn about new products and place their orders, as well as learn how to use new products and take professional classes. It also offers an opportunity for professional networking … Continue reading Fall Quilt Market – Things Attendees Should Not Miss