A Friendly Quilting Competition!

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I am SUPER excited to invite each of you to join a friendly little quilting competition!  I have some Art Gallery Fabric fat quarter bundles of fabric, and one lucky winner is going to get them ALL!  *Sisu was designed by Art Gallery Fabrics Design Team and Mystic Land was designed by Maureen Cracknell for Art Gallery Fabrics.* HOW can …

Must-Have Quilting Supplies

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No matter if you are new to quilting or have been doing it a life time, it’s always nice to hear what other people use to quilt! My quilting improved SO MUCH when a friend shared with me some of her must-have quilting supplies. I hope you will find something that helps you with your quilting, too! If you want …

From Subscription Box to AGF Sewcialite – My Journey

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In 2015, the idea to start a monthly subscription box for quilters was stewing in my brain. A good friend of mine, Tracy, was my partner in crime in getting Quilters Candy Box started. We worked and studied and got everything ready for our first box to ship in June of 2016. I learned a lot real quick about the …

Mister Domestic Aura Blog Tour

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Hawaii. Need I say more? Mister Domestic’s new Aura fabric line for Art Gallery Fabrics was designed and created from a trip to Hawaii. When I see it and sew with it, I feel like I’m IN Hawaii! It’s like Mister Domestic is giving us each a little slice of Hawaii right in our homes! When I picked which fabric …

Hand Quilting / Stitching

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​​XL​Have you wanted to try hand quilting?  I have been wanting to try for a while, but felt paralyzed.  I didn’t know how to do it or where to start.  So, as with most things in my life, I watched a video on it, read an article, and jumped in!And guess what?  I LOVE hand quilting!  And I want to …

Quilters Candy Box Blog by Elizabeth Chappell

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Have you ever seen fabric that you KNEW you needed? This was Amy Sinibaldi’s new Sonata line for me.  I love the hand drawn florals, instruments, windows, and yes, even the three dots that I used as my background fabric.  This line was beautifully put together, and to top it off, it was inspired by Beethoven, who I love.Sonata Fabrics When …

‘Zakka Home’ Book Tour

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If you haven’t see Sedef Imer’s new book, ‘Zakka Home’, you need to!  It is beautiful and full of fun projects you’ll fall in love with.  The hardest part for me about this book tour was choosing only one project to showcase.   I decided to make the ‘Sweet Pouch’ on page 91 of the book.  The Holidays are around the …

Quilter’s Moonshine Free Printable

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I have heard a lot about Quilter’s Moonshine lately.  What is this, you ask?  Well, it DOES include Vodka, but it’s NOT for drinking. Quilter’s Moonshine is a DIY spray starch! I found a simple and easy recipe from this blog post. I will be the first to tell you that spray starch DOES MAKE A DIFFERENCE when quilting. Your fabric …