A Finish – Snappy Bags with French Seams

I’ve had a few requests to do a tutorial on how I do French Seams on my scrappy snappy bags. I start by making my panel for the bag. Usually I do a QAYG panel with a normal backing/batting sandwich but recently I was inspired by Gail’s post on her Charm Bag project to useContinue reading “A Finish – Snappy Bags with French Seams”

The Last Day of From The Heart Blog Hop

Sadly all good things to come to an end. That is the case today. It is the final day of the From The Heart Blog Hop hosted by Carol of Just Let Me Quilt. Have you been checking the posts and showing all of the participating bloggers some love by commenting on their posts? HereContinue reading “The Last Day of From The Heart Blog Hop”

From The Heart Blog Hop

It’s coming soon! Only 2 weeks to go! Then we will have 3 days of inspirational fun. I’m so looking forward to this hop which is being hosted by Carol from Just Let Me Quilt. Mark your calendars to check out these blogs from October 26 – 28. Look who will be inspiring you withContinue reading “From The Heart Blog Hop”

I Love Thursday #17

I’m joining LeeAnna at Not Afraid of Color and a group of like minded people who share their likes or loves on Thursdays. It’s so inspiring to see such positive posts every week! Once again I’m late linking up but yesterday was a day away from home. I love the fall and the colours ofContinue reading “I Love Thursday #17”

Pattern Testing – Waltzing With Bears

I had the great privilege of testing a pattern, Waltzing With Bears, by a designer I really admire, Sandra Walker who shares her patterns and projects at MMM Quilts. Sandra is a fellow Canadian and an Island Batik Ambassador. I’ve followed her blog and made a few quilts from her patterns and was thrilled toContinue reading “Pattern Testing – Waltzing With Bears”

From The Heart Blog Hop

The word is out that Carol from Just Let Me Quilt is hosting another Blog Hop from October 26-28. The list of bloggers taking part is truly inspiring. You just might find a new project, pattern or even a prize to try to win! Mark your calendars and be prepared for some special eye candy!Continue reading “From The Heart Blog Hop”

Hello Fall Blog Hop

Isn’t it the perfect way to start fall with a blog hop hosted by Carla at Creatin’ in the Sticks. Did you check the bloggers who have already shared their posts? Today I am sharing my day with the following bloggers: Creatin’ In The Sticks Bumbleberry Stitches Samelia’s Mum Life in the Scrapatch Storied QuiltsContinue reading “Hello Fall Blog Hop”

It’s a Garden Party

Are you ready for more eye candy/quilty inspiration? Here is the lineup for Thursday, September 24, 2020 Charisma’s Corner | Clever ChameleonDragonfly’s Quilting Design Studio | Kathy’s Kwilts and MoreMountain Meadow Designs Stop by for some inspiration, free patterns, giveaways and be sure to comment to let these bloggers know what you think. Take theContinue reading “It’s a Garden Party”

Hello Fall Day 3

Here are the sites for Wednesday’s bloggers: Wednesday, September 23rd Quiltscapes Ms P Designs USA Stitching At Home Just Because Quilts Beaquilter Patchwork Breeze Selina Quilts Lily Patch Quilts Not Afraid of Color Quilting and Learning; What a Combo Stop by, check out the quilty inspirations and don’t forget to show some love by leavingContinue reading “Hello Fall Day 3”

Hello Fall Blog Hop

Woo Hoo! More Quilting Fun is heading our way! Can you think of a better way to celebrate the official start of Fall? Monday, September 21st Just Let Me QuiltWebsterquiltVroomansQuiltsKaren’s KornerElizabeth Coughlin DesignsQuiltFabrication.comKarrin’s Crazy WorldSeams To Be SewThe Joyful QuilterKathleen McMusing Tuesday, September 22ndMooseStashQuiltingQuilting Gailthat fabric feelingVicki’s Crafts and QuiltingKathy’s Kwilts and MorePieceful Thoughts ofContinue reading “Hello Fall Blog Hop”

Hello Fall Blog Hop

Did you see that Carla from Creatin’ In The Sticks is hosting another Blog Hop from September 21-24? There is sure to be another great list of bloggers sharing posts and projects with all of us. Be prepared to be inspired as you check out the blogs. There might even be some free patterns orContinue reading “Hello Fall Blog Hop”

It’s a Garden Party Week 2

Here is the lineup for this weeks blogs to check out for inspiration, free patterns and chances to win some amazing prizes: Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Daughters of Dorinda | Elizabeth Coughlin DesignsJust Let Me Quilt | Lovingly Lissa | The Quilt Rambler Thursday, September 17, 2020 Fabric Bash | For the Love of GeeseContinue reading “It’s a Garden Party Week 2”

Thursday’s Lineup for It’s a Garden Party RAL

Have you been following this hop? Hosted by Marian of Seams to be Sew it was off to a great start on Tuesday. Just wait until you see what today’s designers have in store for you. Thursday, September 10, 2020 Bobbin In Quilts BlogKissed QuiltsPatchwork BreezeSongbird Designs/Brenda’s BlogStitchin’ at Home Stop by, enjoy the eyeContinue reading “Thursday’s Lineup for It’s a Garden Party RAL”

Blooming Time

This is another pattern that I tested for The Quilt Pattern Magazine. The pattern is written by Barbara Chojnacki. It finishes at 58 1/2” x 70 1/2”. The instructions are well written, includes great diagrams and are very complete. It is scheduled for publication in the September issue of the ezine. I think I cutContinue reading “Blooming Time”

It’s a Garden Party RAL starts tomorrow,

Hosted by Marian at Seams To Be Sew! Can you believe the Designers who signed up? 50 of them! Here’s the lineup: First, today, let’s start with the schedule: Tuesday, September 8, 2020 Blue Heron Quilting | Carolyn Butterfield | Made By MarneyPumpkin Patch BC | The Devoted Quilter Thursday, September 10, 2020 Bobbin In Quilts Blog | Kissed Quilts | Patchwork BreezeSongbird Designs | Stitchin’ atContinue reading “It’s a Garden Party RAL starts tomorrow,”

Ready for some Fun?

It’s finally time for It’s a Garden Party RAL which is being hosted by Marian from Seams To Be Sew. I’ve seen the list of participants and I can tell you that it WILL be fun and inspirational! There are amazing sponsors, great giveaways and truly wonderful patterns for us all to enjoy! I hopeContinue reading “Ready for some Fun?”

Christmas in July Day 3 Lineup

Was I right about the Christmas in July Then and Now blog hop being full of inspiration and quilty eye candy? It’s being hosted by Carol of Just Let Me Quilt. Here’s the list of bloggers for the Wednesday. Definitely some of my favourites. 😄 July 29 MooseStashQuilting Beaquilter Day Brook Designs Seams To BeContinue reading “Christmas in July Day 3 Lineup”

Christmas in July Day 2 Lineup

Here is the lineup for Day 2 of the Christmas in July Then and Now blog hop. It’s being hosted by Carol of Just Let Me Quilt. Here’s the list of bloggers for the week. Get ready for some inspiring quilty eye candy and I heard whispered rumours of prizes. 😉 July 28 Life inContinue reading “Christmas in July Day 2 Lineup”

To-Do Tuesday #19

I will be linking up with Roseanne and Sue on their To Do Tuesday Linky party. I haven’t make my list/set my weekly goals for two weeks. I’m not sure what happened but I’m guessing life just got in the way! 😉 My last list: 1. Finish my Christmas in July Then and Now BlogContinue reading “To-Do Tuesday #19”