Welcome Fall! 10 Fun Projects, Freebies & More

Are you as happy as I am to welcome Fall? I love the change of seasons, all the colors of Fall. And, it just seems to be perfect weather for quilting and creativity in general.  Thus, today, I'm welcoming the arrival of Fall by showcasing a variety of creative projects that have caught my attention.  … Continue reading Welcome Fall! 10 Fun Projects, Freebies & More

Happy Holidays

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

Day 1 of 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways – Cherry Guidry of Cherry Blossoms Quilting Studio

  To celebrate the countdown of Christmas, today I'm kicking off the first of 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways.  Each day I'll showcase a different sponsor and unwrap (reveal) their gift to one lucky winner.  To enter to win, you need to claim at least one option in the Rafflecopter form, but for those that … Continue reading Day 1 of 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways – Cherry Guidry of Cherry Blossoms Quilting Studio

Countdown to Christmas – But First Comes 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways

 Who is counting down the days till Christmas?  I hope to get you in the mood, with 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways which will start on December lst. Christmas Countdown http://mycountdown.org/countdown.php?cp2_Hex=FFFFFF&cp1_Hex=FF0000&img=1&hbg=&fwdt=150&lab=0&ocd=Christmas&text1=Christmas&text2=Christmas&group=Holiday&countdown=Christmas&widget_number=3010&timezone=UTC&rep=4 Are you wondering how this will work?  Very simple.  I have 12 fabulous sponsors who have donated amazing prizes that are still wrapped (aka a … Continue reading Countdown to Christmas – But First Comes 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways

Christmas In My Heart – Blog Hop & Giveaway

Marian of Seams to be Sew is hosting another fun blog hop.  This event has the theme of "Christmas Is in My Heart" and it kicks off today.  You'll find oodles of fun, creativity, inspiration, recipes, freebies and giveaways along the way. And, I'm thrilled to be one of the stops in the kick off today. … Continue reading Christmas In My Heart – Blog Hop & Giveaway

2015 Spring Quilt Market Sneak Peek (Part 3): School House, New Books and Patterns

.       Store owners and buyers attending Quilt Market have many opportunities to learn about new books, meet the authors, and see project samples.    School House can also provide store owners with oodles of tips to showcase these books, as well as learn about traveling trunk shows that may be available.  In … Continue reading 2015 Spring Quilt Market Sneak Peek (Part 3): School House, New Books and Patterns

Winners of the 2014 Make It A Handmade Christmas

SewCalGal was inspired by Cindy (SewCindy) who makes beautiful handmade Christmas gifts and decorations, throughout the year.  Her handmade projects are gifts of love and certainly treasured by the lucky recipients.  Wanting to promote making handmade items for Christmas, I hosted the monthly challenges.  It was fun to see what the participants made and many … Continue reading Winners of the 2014 Make It A Handmade Christmas