Deep, Dark Midnight Black Fabric

Halt your search for the darkest, best solid black cotton fabric. We’ve found it for you! Our deep, dark midnight black fabric has been double-dipped, or dyed twice, to get a true jet black color that is as deep as midnight. It is highest-quality 100% cotton fabric with a rich, luxurious hand. Some fabrics pretend to be black, but…

AQS Quilter’s Slide Calculator

The AQS Quilter’s Slide Calculator is a time/stress saver that gives you cutting measurements for squares, diamonds, and rectangles. It also shows you how many pieces you can get from a specific amount of yardage. You can calculate backing yardage and much, much more. It’s the perfect stocking stuffer or gift for your favorite quilter,…

Dreams do come true

Kyra Hicks emailed me this morning. Researching the history of African American quilters is a passion for Kyra, and her discoveries have inspired several the books she’s written, including one about the famous Harriet Powers Bible Quilt. The reason for her email was to tell me that her children’s book, Martha Ann’s Quilt for Queen…

Visit Andi Reynolds’ Sewing Studio

Andi Reynolds, former AQS executive book editor, gave us a rare glimpse into her quilting space. “Look at the great light in here,” she said. “Although I need to rethink how to store fabric to prevent fading, with the glass patio doors, a wall of windows, and port holes high on the third wall, there’s…