Hey Kids—Let’s Put On a (Quilt) Show!

Quilters love to see what other quilters are up to…hence the popularity of quilt exhibits at events like QuiltCon and Quilt Festival. But quilts don’t have to win blue ribbons or be created by masters to be of interest—it’s inspirational to see what’s being stitched in your state or hometown. That’s where local and regional quilt shows come in.

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Quilt Market Trend: Pointy Things

Detail of a Jen Kingwell quilt

As per usual, Quilt Market was exciting and slightly overwhelming. Everywhere I looked, there were gorgeous fabrics, quilts, tools, books, and patterns. I saw things I knew I needed and things I never knew I needed…but now I do. The bottom line is that I came home inspired to sew, sew, sew. Continue reading

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Eight is Not Enough…More Market Prep

Yesterday we gave you a peek at eight of the Moda designers pre-Market activities. Today, we give you ten more.

Barb Groves—Me and My Sister

There is hardly a surface in the place that isn’t covered with fabric … that includes stools and chairs. Continue reading

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