I am simply in love with Lotta Jansdotter's designs. Maybe it's our shared Scandinavian heritage (she's Swedish; my ancestors hail from Denmark), but there is something about her simple, colorful, and modern fabric collections that I can't resist. Handmade gift ideas: Fill glass jars...
So you're hosting a holiday party and you want to personalize your dining room table — quick! Or maybe you have a party to go to and want to bring a handmade gift to your hostess. Look no further. In this free e-Book, Handmade & Holiday Gift Ideas: 6 Free Homemade Gift Ideas for Art Quilters...
Stylish, practical homemade gifts are welcome anytime, I think. When people know you're a fiber artist, they appreciate that you took the time to make something just for them. Small quilted gifts like this mug rug can be whipped up in an hour or less. I have made bed and lap quilts, holiday table...
13 Aug 2012
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I'm past the stage where I am making baby quilts for my children. This picture shows the first baby quilt I ever made-for my baby Sam (now 13 years old). I love that this quilt is worn and stained. I love that it is well-used and cherished, and that it carries my special message to my baby boy written...
23 Apr 2012
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Me and my Min-Pin, Louie, during a brief break in the Gifts shoot. I am just going to admit it: I am never going to be someone who finishes her Christmas shopping before Labor Day. But, put up my Christmas tree in July? That's another story. Yep, every July for the past four years the Quilting Arts...
So, you're hosting a holiday party and you want to personalize your dining room table-and quick! Look no further. In our latest Free e-Book, Handmade Quilts with Quilting Arts: 6 Free Sewing Patterns for Beautiful Handmade Gifts , we offer you six festive quilting and sewing projects to personalize...