Category Archives: Fun!

How to Bring MORE Fabric Home From the Quilt Show

With the International Quilt Festival taking place later this month in Houston (October 30-November 2nd.), we are all thinking about finding ways to bring more fabric home from the quilt show. Here is how to bring more fabric home from … Continue reading

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Quilting and Sewing for Pets

They are adorable, patient with us, love us unconditionally and are always there. We love to spoil them by buying and even creating things for them. Does this sound like you? Let’s talk about quilting and sewing for pets. If … Continue reading

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What we Love about Barb Sackel’s New Garland Patterns

Designer Barb Sackel of Rose Cottage Quilting has introduced her fun, new line of garland patterns that are easy fast and fun! Here is what we love about Barb’s new garland patterns.  1. They are no-sew patterns. We all love to … Continue reading

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How Pinteresting- Great Ways to Use Pinterest

Do you use Pinterest to gather and share ideas? We love this highly visual and inspiring site. Here are some Great Ways to use Pinterest. Great Ways to Use Pinterest For those of you who don’t know, Pinterest is a pinboard-style photo-sharing website … Continue reading

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Rag Quilting Round Up

What a great day to round up some wonderful rag quilt tutorials for our readers. The snow is falling, the fire is roaring and I am under a warm quilt. Did you get a chance to read our tips for … Continue reading

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Jessica E.Smith’s Mystery Quilt Weekend

Have you ever joined in on a Mystery Quilt Weekend? The idea is to create a series of quilt blocks without knowing the final pattern. An instructor leads you through all the techniques needed to make the quilt by providing … Continue reading

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The Quilting Community helps a Girl Scout

One of our staff members is a Girl Scout leader, and one of her Scouts, Erika, was working on her Gold Award, the highest award given by the Girl Scouts.  A variety of quilters in the QuiltWoman.com family were recruited … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from QuiltWoman.com

This poem showed up in our in-box and was too good NOT to share… Twas the night before Christmas, I’m glued to the tree. I’m wondering what Santa brought just for me. Could it be fat quarters or a pattern … Continue reading

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Worst Quilt in the World Contest

Yes, you read that right…the WORST Quilt in the World Contest. No, don’t scramble to get your entries ready.  I’m sure we all have a quilt or two that we feel didn’t live up to its potential and would qualify … Continue reading

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Goat Bloat

The staff at QuiltWoman.com have varied interests. Debbie, one of our talented graphics designer who puts together the patterns we sell, is a real animal lover. When this account of how she spent yesterday evening appeared in our in-boxes, how … Continue reading

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