Celebrate Christmas Quilt-Along and Super Deals for Quilters

Today’s block Let It Snow is very appropriate here in Ottawa today, as Winter has arrived. I’m happy to report the puppy wasn’t too upset with all that white stuff, just a little confused, but he still did his business outside.

Our quilt-along block has been designed by Sarah Fielke. Our friends at Fort Worth Fabric Studio have a fabulous 40% off Super Deal for you to enjoy too.

Super Deal from Fort Worth Fabric Studio

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We are home of the Friday Bundle Batch, an assortment of fabrics that are hand-selected to perfectly complement each other! Check for a new Bundle each Friday!

Today’s Super Deal:

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Featured Designer: Sarah Fielke

Sarah Fielke

What is your quilting style?

I like to make bright, happy quilts, usually traditionally pieced or appliqued with a twist.



How did you get started quilting and/or designing?

My mother taught me to sew when I was very small. I started teaching not long after my first child was born 14 years ago, and opened a shop, Material Obsession, 9 years ago. After I left the shop I wrote my third book, Quilting, From Little Things and started designing fabrics (my latest range is called St Ives) for Lecien, Japan.

Quilting from little things

Do you have a favourite quilt?

My favourite quilt at the moment is called A Wing and A Prayer, the pattern for it is in my book Quilting, From Little Things. I loved making it – it’s hand appliqued and hand quilted which are my favourite things to do. The quilt won a major prize at the Sydney quilt show this year which was very exciting for me.

A Wing and A Prayer

Quick and fun questions:

  • Favourite colour: green
  • What part of the quilting process do you like the most? hand quilting
  • What part of the quilting process do you dislike the most? basting
  • Chocolate, vanilla, strawberry, or: strawberry
  • Favourite super hero or comic book character: Mr Hanky
  • Most exciting place you’ve travelled: Amsterdam (but I’m going to Africa next year!)
  • Favourite quote or mantra: “Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no-one alive who is Youer than You.” – Dr Seuss

Block 32 – Sarah’s Let It Snow

Here’s Sarah’s Let It Snow block. Head over to her blog to download the photo tutorial.

let it snow

Share Your Photos


Upload your completed blocks to our Flickr group for a chance to win some adorable buttons from Button Mad – Incomparable Buttons. One winner for each of our quilt-along blocks will be randomly chosen. You have three weeks to complete Sarah’s Let It Snow block to be eligible to win.

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Quilt-Along Block 32: Let It Snow
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