Category Archives: Books

July 15, 2016

Sewing Four-Patches with Bonnie K. Hunter

Hi everyone! Happy July to all of you! I’m here on the blog for a little refresher on simple unit success. Easy units such as four-patches, nine-patches, and half-square triangles are the building blocks of more complex designs. If you break down many quilt blocks into their individual components, you’ll find these simple units laying Continue Reading

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July 11, 2016

Addicted to Scraps!

What Bonnie Hunter wrote as the Foreword to her new book, Addicted to Scraps, will touch the hearts of most of us quilters. You can’t help but feel the love in this quilt that was shared with her family. “I am completely and utterly Addicted to Scraps! And I know I am not the only one. Do you Continue Reading

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June 20, 2016

Mrs. Bobbins Is Back!

You read that right: starting this month, there will be a new Mrs. Bobbins comic, right here on this blog, every month! We couldn’t be more excited to have Mrs. Bobbins back in our lives, so without further ado, here is June’s comic. Looking for more great laughs? Mrs. Bobbins cartoonist Julia Icenogle has a Continue Reading

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June 17, 2016

Fine-Tuning the Stitch & Flip with Bonnie Hunter

Hello everyone! I’m back again for a June blog post, hoping to share with you something that makes my quilting life easier as I work from project to project. On our previous post, Making the Best Cut, Ellen commented: “I love all of Bonnie’s tips. Since I read her blog my accuracy has improved significantly. I am Continue Reading

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June 16, 2016

Spring Quilt Market Recap

We went. We saw. And now we’re here to share all about Spring 2016 Quilt Market and what we experienced with you! Clockwise from top to bottom: 1. Jocelyn, tradeshow coordinator, and Tristan, marketing coordinator getting ready to unload the crate to begin setting up the booth! 2. The talented panelists: Kristin Link, Heather Givans, Continue Reading

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