Do you have an entire room for sewing, one with many shelves and cabinet spaces? Or are you spending most of your sewing time in a guest bedroom, with fabric stacked high in the closet (too bad for guests who need to hang their clothes, won’t 3″ of space be enough?)? Either way, your fabrics…Details
Pat Holly shares techniques from her Best of Show quilt, Saffron Splendor, at AQS QuiltWeek—Grand Rapids, Michigan 2015. Pat’s excitement is contagious! Her quilt, Saffron Splendor, was inspired by a trip to India. She used silk fabric and decorative stitches to create the unique background fabric, then machine appliquéd the next layers of design. Pat…Details
Our nostalgic block series continues with #3, Ellie’s Elephant! This block is a simplified version of an elephant block designed by Oppenheimer & Haas that appeared in Woman’s Home Companion in 1928. Our vintage block series features blocks that are AQS original designs inspired by nostalgic sources. Have fun with blanket and background fabric choices!…Details
AQS author Rami Kim’s exceptional talent blossoms with innovative designs. She is passionate about wearable quilted art and one-of-a-kind home décor. Three-dimensional textures and exciting colors blend with traditional sewing techniques, giving her work an exquisite edge!Details
Inspired by the 1933 Aunt Martha pattern, this 9″ vintage airplane block shows off old-time charm with simplified piecing.
Grab two fat quarters and take to the skies with this adorable vintage airplane block, Blane’s Plane.
This is the first in a series of nine nostalgic block patterns!
CLICK HERE for Blanes Plane Block Instructions.
July 13, 2015 Leah Perri for the Winona Daily News Winona, Wisconsin Stitches in time teach more than nine: Fountain City woman’s quilts are learning tools for kids Angie Bork displays one of her “wee quilts” at her home in Fountain City, Wis. They’re designed for four- and five-year-olds and are donated in schools in…Details
My Quilt Place is an online community of quilters who gather to share knowledge, ideas, photos, and fun! There’s a lot going on at MQP, and you’ll always find someone there who likes to talk about quilts as much as you do. Besides the blogs, forums, and photo galleries you’ll find at My Quilt Place,…Details
Bonnie Browning shows how to make a decorative pillow to fit any pillow form with no zipper. What’s different? She has a secret corner technique to show you that will give professional-looking results every time!Details