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Sew-a-Thon: One Million Pillow Case Challenge


Mark your calendars for the upcoming One Million Pillow Case Challenge Sew-a-Thon coming up on September 16th and 17th, 2016. For the third year, our friends at American Patchwork & Quilting are hosting this fun event, and inviting sewists from around the world to participate.

Posted: August 24th, 2016  

Topics: Charity Quilting, Free Projects, My Quilting Journey, Quilting Events

Teal Mini Swap for Ovarian Cancer Research


I’m excited to share with you this fun event that is being hosted by my friend Beth from EvaPaige Quilts. For the 5th year, Beth is running a Teal Mini Swap to raise funds for Ovarian Cancer Research. The cause is really important to her as she lost her mom to this terrible disease.

Posted: August 22nd, 2016  

Topics: Quilting Events

The Splendid Sampler: We’ve Reached the Top


Join me as we celebrate hitting the middle, Block 50, of The Splendid Sampler. I have two give-aways for you, plus sharing photos from our recent trip to Syracuse, NY.

Posted: August 5th, 2016  

Topics: Free Projects, My Quilting Journey


FREE Pillowcase Tutorial, With Flannel Fabric, PLUS a Give-Away


I’m excited to participate in the Acorn Valley Blog Tour featuring the gorgeous flannels designed by Patty Young for Riley Blake. I’ve made myself a couple of pillowcases and show you how I created them in this fun tutorial.

A Free BOM: Maggie’s First Dance and a Give-Away


I’m excited to share with you Jacquelynne Steves FREE Block of the Month, Maggie’s First Dance.

Posted: July 4th, 2016  

Topics: Free Projects, My Quilting Journey, Quilt Gallery

My Splendid Sampler Block: Inspector Sidekick


Today’s the DAY… it’s my turn as designer for The Splendid Sampler™. Welcome to all of the participants. I’m thrilled to be included in this epic sampler journey we are all creating.

Posted: May 5th, 2016  

Topics: Free Projects, Mishka's Patterns, My Quilting Journey

20 Adorably FREE Easter Sewing Projects


March brings us many things including Easter, this year. Here are 20 absolutely free sewing/quilting tutorials for you to enjoy and make this month.

Posted: March 1st, 2016  

Topics: Free Projects

Beginner-Friendly Quilting Pattern: Cobblestone Mats


Earlier this month, my swap participants kept the mail carriers around the world busy delivering their Cobblestone Mat table runners.

Posted: November 20th, 2015  

Topics: Mishka's Patterns, My Quilting Journey, Quilt Gallery

Celebrating Our Fifth Year Together


For those of you long-time blog readers, you might remember when I first brought Milo home, back in 2011, Milo came to live with me. He was just 10 weeks old. While Canada celebrates Remembrance Day and our American friends celebrate Veterans’ Day, I also remember the day I picked up sweet Milo. He has changed my life in so many ways!

Posted: November 11th, 2015  

Topics: Guest Bloggers, My Quilting Journey


A4AII: Participants’ Quilt Tops


Earlier this month, I released the latest Aiming for Accuracy II quilt-along lesson. Lesson 16, is the ONE when participants put together their centre quilt top. For me, as their teacher, it’s the most exciting lesson of all! I am thrilled to share some of their photos today.

Posted: November 5th, 2015  

Topics: My Quilting Journey, Quilt Gallery, Quilting Events