Author: Kristin

Simple. Handmade. Everyday. Podcast Episode 50  Show Notes + Giveaway!

Simple. Handmade. Everyday. Podcast Episode 50 Show Notes + Giveaway!

Update: The giveway is closed. In this episode, I making a plan to get out of my quilting slump, a great new book by Minki Kim, including a giveaway for her new book, and the importance of homemaking routines. (Disclosure: Some of these are affiliate […]

Book Club: Hand Pieced QAL Grand Prize Link-up

Book Club: Hand Pieced QAL Grand Prize Link-up

Welcome to the Grand Prize Link-up for the Book Club: A Hand Pieced QAL! This link-up will be open until midnight July 15 EDT / 9 pm July 14 PDT. You have plenty of time to turn those beautiful blocks into a quilt top! Just […]

Book Club: Hand Pieced QAL: Grand Prize Reveal!

Book Club: Hand Pieced QAL: Grand Prize Reveal!

It’s been much fun watching all of you sew your beautiful blocks! And I cannot wait to see the gorgeous quilt tops and finished quilts that you are going to put together! For those of you that do take those blocks, sew them into a […]

Book Club: Hand Pieced QAL: What’s Next

Book Club: Hand Pieced QAL: What’s Next

We are coming to the end of the Book Club Hand Pieced QAL–but there are still some fun things ahead! You’ve got an extra week to link-up any blocks you finish before June 11. If you are in a mad dash right now and finishing […]

Simple. Handmade. Everyday. Podcast Episode 49 Show Notes

Simple. Handmade. Everyday. Podcast Episode 49 Show Notes

In this episode, I chat about working through UFO quilting projects, reconfiguring the sewing room, and all the projects that being on lockdown have inspired. (Disclosure: Some of these are affiliate links, which means I make a small commission if you buy from them, at no […]

Book Club: Hand Pieced QAL Week 11 Link-up

Book Club: Hand Pieced QAL Week 11 Link-up

This link-up will be open for two weeks – until Thursday, June 11 (4 am ET/1 am PT). You are welcome to share any and all of the blocks you completed this week. When this link-up closes, a new one will open so please don’t […]

Book Club QAL: Elizabeth Block

Book Club QAL: Elizabeth Block

I can’t believe it! We’re here! The ninth and final block of the Book Club Hand Pieced Quilt Along is called Elizabeth. Our lovely Elizabeth is from the book Into the Wilderness. It’s a generational story which is represented by the Elizabeth being the corner […]

Visible Mending with Aurifil 12 wt Thread

Visible Mending with Aurifil 12 wt Thread

For this month’s Aurifil Artisan Challenge we could choose: Visible Mending or Me Made May (clothing). Though I’m feeling the itch to get back to sewing clothes someday, this was not the day. 🙂 My daughter had asked me to patch up a pair of […]

Book Club: Hand Pieced QAL Week 10 Link-up

Book Club: Hand Pieced QAL Week 10 Link-up

This link-up will be open for one week – until Thursday, May 28 (4 am ET/1 am PT). You are welcome to share any and all of the blocks you completed this week. When this link-up closes, a new one will open so please don’t […]

Book Club QAL: Claire Block

Book Club QAL: Claire Block

Here we are at block 8 out of 9! As I mentioned last week, this month we are tackling curved piecing. We started with some gentle curves with the Emma block. Our next block in the Book Club Hand Pieced Quilt Along is called Claire. […]