Springtime QuiltSpringtime Quilt The calendar says spring is looming although the temperatures may not agree.  The Springtime Quilt designed by Elizabeth Cecchettini published by Babylock is an easy pattern with 6 1/2" squares and strips made into a rail fence.  The rail fence caught my eye with one of the strips in
Modern Cogs QuiltModern Cogs Quilt I am seeing new Ombre Confetti Metallic by Vanessa Christensen in several quilt shops in Arizona, and it was a big hit at QuiltCon in February. Here is an easy pattern from Moda Bake Shop to use this fabric.  The Modern Quilt Cogs pattern has 16" blocks made in a star block which shows off
Sewing Machine Mat Tutorial I have seen many quilters using a sewing mat at classes.  I have never used one, but have been told they keep your machine in place and this pattern has several pockets to hold your tools.  This would be helpful as normally at a class you don't have a lot of table space to hold your
Summer Fun QuiltSummer Fun Quilt The Summer Plans Quilt by Kairle Oaks for Moda Bake Shop is a fun buzz-saw quilt.  The quilt is made in “Grunge Hits the Spot” by BasicGrey.  Who doesn't love Grunge fabric....  In case you don't have any grunge fabric in your plan, don't worry.  I made this block
Free Baby quilt patterns Free Baby quilt patterns Everyone is always needing to make a baby quilt.  Andy from A Bright Corner published a blog featuring not one but 15 free baby quilt patterns.  I really like the first pattern.  The pattern is called Moda Love.  I am currently enjoying all quilts with stars. All of the quilt
Free Marina Pouch patternFree Marina Pouch pattern Check out this tutorial posted by SewCanShe.  Just think of all the uses for this cute Marina pouch.  The addition of the 'handmade' tag is all the rage.  I am seeing metal tags with words such as 'Dream' or 'Believe' on purses and other bags on other blogs I read.  The free
Trapunto Quilting on a Fabric Panel Rob Appell at Man Sewing has put out a new video that covers how to quilt those panels at the back of your closet.  The video is called  Trapunto Quilting on a Fabric Panel.  He has several videos on Youtube on topics like free motion quilting, making a simple mandala quilt, and
QuiltCon Recap from ModaQuiltCon Recap from Moda Many incredible quilts were displayed at QuiltCon 2018.  Here is a summary from Carrie Nelson at Moda.  Her update starts with the Moda booth and then covers many quilts at the
Reminder March 6th Meeting A few quick reminders.... Next meeting is Tuesday, March 6, 2018. Meeting starts at 7:00 pm at Whitmore Park United Church – 336 Durham Drive, Regina. Doors open at 6:15 (except for volunteers).  Guests are always welcome. Elections are around the corner. 
QuiltCon 2018 RecapQuiltCon 2018 Recap I have been busy attending QuiltCon 2018.  Attending an international quilt show is a great experience I would recommend for all quilters if you have an opportunity to attend.  I met quilters from Alaska, Mexico and Australia besides many from all over Canada and the US.  I attended
Free Spirit/Coats Company closing Sharing an email from Stephanie from Quilt Addicts Anonymous.   Yesterday the Free Spirit/Coats team received word that Westminister Fibers, the parent company, is shutting down the fabric company and will not be filling any orders after May 31, 2018. Obviously this is a sad day for the
Volunteer for Quilt Show At tonight's meetin, registration for Volunteering at the May Quilt Show will start.  There are several areas with shifts throughout the day so you will easily find a couple that fit your schedule.  Many individuals are needed for setup and takedown.  Please think about what area(s)

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