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- Holiday on the Central Coast and The Winner of Laura’s Tea Towel Giveaway!
- Two Tea Towels = Simple Apron plus Gift Basket Ideas & Giveaway
- Watch Santa Smile as He Dances Round the Christmas Tree! A New Holiday Pattern + A Special Opportunity
- Diana McClun: Her First Quilts and Her Latest Quilts
Category Archives: Fabric
I have had the pleasure of knowing and enjoying the beautiful work of talented fabric designer Jennifer Sampou since she first wowed the quilt world back in 1989. Since the debut of her initial fabric line, Jennifer has designed over 3000 prints and sold millions of yards … Continue reading
Thought I’d throw a purple photo essay your way today, especially after my lengthy treatise about pattern writing this past Tuesday. I’m a fan, a big fan of PURPLE as you can see: Purple Flowers Purple Food–Think beyond grapes! Yeah, … Continue reading
This past weekend, I had occasion to pull out a dozen or so of my antique and vintage quilts for photography and thought it might be fun to share them with you. Keep in mind: this is strictly amateur stuff. … Continue reading
When asked to join See How We Sew, I was just finishing an interesting project by quilt historian, Barbara Brackman. Her project, Grandmother’s Choice, was a Block of the Week (yes, I really said week…). If you know Barbara, you know that you always learn something … Continue reading
Watercolorist Peg Conley Debuts Her First Clothworks Fabric Collection “Nature’s Glory”–Double Giveaway Today!
Remember our See How We Sew exhibit at Quilting in the Garden last fall? Well, Darra and I had the pleasure that weekend of meeting Peg Conley, a watercolorist who was selling her greeting cards at a nearby booth. Peg … Continue reading
Since we launched See How We Sew back in the spring of 2011, many quilt- and sewing-related companies and individuals have been extremely generous in donating fabulous books, fabrics, patterns, and notions to be used as giveaways in our various posts. In fact, … Continue reading
I’m writing today from the foothills near Yosemite, where I’m enjoying my annual quilting getaway with my friends, Joen Wolfrom and Alex Anderson. It’s hard to believe that this much-anticipated celebration of friendship, rejuvenation, and quilting (of course!) has now entered … Continue reading
As a charter member of The Sisterhood of the Traveling Scissors, I’ll go anywhere at the drop of a hat, especially if the destination is quilt-related. So, when my friend Erica Cronin asked if I wanted to go to Kailua-Kona … Continue reading
I love being part of the quilting universe, especially when I get to visit Spring Quilt Market. Last year, it was Kansas City, the capital of awesome barbecue, and home to great outdoor venues for dancing. Portland hosted this year, … Continue reading