Tag Archives: Christmas

‘Tis the Season… of Preparation

Around here, we probably get about a good two months or so of not having to think about Christmas, generally around the beginning of the year. Once spring starts springing, it’s time to start gathering ideas and quilts for special … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Think about Christmas

I know, I know … it’s only August. But if you are going to make a big project for Christmas, you should start thinking and planning now, and I have just the thing for you. Our latest special issue, Best … Continue reading

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Have Yourself a Merry Little Quiltmas

Yes, you read that right: Merry Quiltmas! I know, as I described myself in last week’s Scrap Bag blog post, I’m typically a grouchy Grinch who doesn’t even want to talk about Christmas until the day after Thanksgiving. This year, … Continue reading

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Scrap Bag: vintage sewing machine documentary, call for repro quilts, Faith Ringgold interview, and more

Happy Friday! Who’s ready to do some stitching this weekend? I know I am, but since I can’t get started until after my girls go to bed this evening, I’ll content myself with some quilty news items for now. Won’t … Continue reading

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Christmas in July fabric round-up part 2

Welcome to part 2 of this Christmas in July look at some of the 2015 winter holiday fabric samples we’ve received here in the office. Click here to read part 1 and see some collections from Northcott, Robert Kaufman Fabrics … Continue reading

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Christmas in July fabric round-up part 1

If it’s July, that means the Christmas season has begun in Quiltland. Full disclosure: I am not ready for the winter holidays yet, not by a long shot. I love the idea of summer, even if my adult reality no … Continue reading

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Comfy cozy are we

Our cheeks are nice and rosy and comfy, cozy are we We’re snuggled up together like two birds of a feather would be… I bet these lyrics from “Sleigh Ride” by Mitchell Parish are about as close a description as … Continue reading

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For Fellow Seasonal Stragglers

Every year I try to come up with nice things to make to send to friends and family at Christmas time. Some years I do much better than others at remembering everyone and making something for them well ahead of … Continue reading

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Quick Christmas Projects

With only 10 days to go until Christmas, I hope you are nearly finished with your gift making and gift shopping. If you are still looking for ideas, I have a couple for you. I made this cute wall hanging … Continue reading

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Christmas Came Early!

I recently received the most unexpected, wonderful package from my mother-in-law. She sent me an antique quilt that has been in the family for generations! She knows that I love quilting, quilts and anything related, so I’m really grateful that … Continue reading

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