X-Blocks Comes To Seams To Be Sew Today…

Scraps From My X-Blocks Project

Scraps From My X-Blocks ProjectHi Everyone, I have a fun new project for you today featuring the X-Blocks ruler. When I saw all of the most irresistible patterns that you can make with these rulers I jumped at the chance to participate in this blog hop. I know I’ve said in the past that I dislike specialty rulers, but sometimes a specialty ruler can do more than just one pattern type and I’m always happy to have the options available to me in that respect. With these rulers, I definitely see the potential possibilities with even taking old blocks you may have made that let’s say didn’t piece correctly or are warped to the point you didn’t wish to use them in your project. X-Blocks blows that out of the water and lets you use the rulers to allow you to create something new and fun with those types of blocks.

My project today uses the Continue reading

All The Flickr Rewards Are… and More News…

Aurifil Giveaway

Aurifil GiveawayI Love Love Love Aurifil thread. Never have I experienced a thread that just sews so smoothly thru my machine, whether I’m quilting, piecing or even appliqueing. What I love the most about it, is that they offer it in different weights and so many colors that give such a wonderful contrast to whatever you’re working on.

When I asked them for a giveaway item for Quilt Qwazy Queens 2017, once again, they are there to help sponsor this event. They even let me choose which collection we get to offer for this event. Let me tell you, it was not an easy choice, I spent a good two hours looking over the collections, and narrowing down the field of different designer Continue reading

And We’re Off… The Road Home Begins…

stbs-Road Home logo

stbs-Road Home tall bannerIt’s been months since I announced the signups for The Road Home Row Along. A little bit of history… Last year, Seams To Be Sew hosted the first Row Along called EQ Seasons. We had 21 bloggers who designed row patterns in Electric Quilt. We shared the pj7 files, and the pdf files during that event. This year, we changed things up a bit and dropped the EQ requirement. We now have 40 bloggers participating in this six-week event which is hosted by Seams To Be Sew and Sew IncrediblyCrazy. Quite a few of the bloggers who participated last year loved the fun so much they came back to do it again this year. If you were here last year for this event, whether a participant, visitor or blogger you already know how much fun it is.

So, let me explain. I am most often asked what is a Row Along. How does it work? What’s required? Continue reading

RBR Links Page Updated & More Giveaways..

Row By Row Experience

Row By Row ExperienceDon’t ya just love it when I find a new pattern you can download from shops participating in the Row By Row Experience? This was a cute pattern from last year at Pink Castle Fabrics in Ann Arbor, Michigan. It’s a pretty simple row, and would piece together quickly. I’ve given you the direct page link on my RBR Downloads page along with a 2014 pattern for the Stitchin Post.

Next today, I have several sponsors to add for the giveaways for The Road Home Row Along and Eerie Nights.

Aurifil is giving away a gorgeous and I mean absolutely beautiful set of Continue reading