Category Archives: Quilty Lifestyle

Interesting quilty topics we think our quilting readers will enjoy.

Finish Your Christmas Quilting! Fast + Easy Ideas

Christmas day is approaching oh-so-quickly, but there’s still time to sew up a fast project or two. We’ve gathered together our quickest and easiest quilted holiday projects to inspire you — from ideas for last-minute gifts to fast home decor … Continue reading

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I Got the Blues: A Visit with Heidi Pridemore

Today we’re welcoming designer Heidi Pridemore from The Whimsical Workshop as a guest blogger on Quilty Pleasures! She’s going to tell us about her I Got the Blues quilt she designed for our November/December 2016 issue: Hello fellow quilters, I am so happy to be a … Continue reading

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Holiday Dash: A Visit with Audrey Wright

Today we’re welcoming designer Audrey Wright from Legacy Patterns as a guest blogger! She’s going to tell us about her festive Holiday Dash quilt featured in our Nov/Dec 2016 issue: It made my day when Quiltmaker invited me to be a guest … Continue reading

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6 Hacks For Getting the Most Out of the EXPO Experience

Original Sewing & Quilt EXPO’s next stop will be at the DoubleTree Bloomington in Minneapolis, MN, in just a few days – Nov. 10, 11 and 12. A general admission ticket will get you in the door, and lead you to all of the … Continue reading

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Peppermint Swirls: A Visit with Jenny Beck

Today we’re welcoming designer Jenny Beck from Bit of Tea & Honey as a guest blogger on Quilty Pleasures. She’s going to tell us all about her red-and-white Peppermint Swirls quilt featured in our November/December 2016 issue. This throw/twin size quilt finishes … Continue reading

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Minneapolis Original Sewing & Quilt EXPO: Top Things to Do!

Original Sewing & Quilt EXPO is heading to the DoubleTree Bloomington in Minneapolis, MN, Nov. 10, 11 and 12, 2016 for three jam-packed days of quilting and sewing fun. There’s an endless number of things at the EXPO to see, create and … Continue reading

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Churn Dash Checkers: A Visit with Deanne Eisenman

Today we’re welcoming designer Deanne Eisenman as a guest blogger on Quilty Pleasures. She’s going to tell us all about her scrappy Churn Dash Checkers quilt featured in our November/December 2016 issue: Hi! I’m Deanne Eisenman of Snuggles Quilts. I am a … Continue reading

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Kiku: A Visit with Cheryl Brickey

Today we’re welcoming designer Cheryl Brickey as a guest blogger on Quilty Pleasures. She’s going to tell us all about her Kiku quilt featured in our newest special issue: Hi everyone!  I’m Cheryl Brickey from Meadow Mist Designs and I am … Continue reading

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Focal Point: A Visit with Anne Wiens

Today we’re welcoming designer Anne Wiens as a guest blogger on Quilty Pleasures! Anne designed the Focal Point quilt featured in our Quilts From Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Fall ’16 special issue. Anne was also a member of our 2013 Scrap Squad – be sure … Continue reading

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Everlasting Memories: A Visit with Jessie Kurtz

Today we’re welcoming designer Jessie Kurtz as a guest blogger on Quilty Pleasures! Jessie designed the Everlasting Memories quilt featured in our Quilts From Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Fall ’16 special issue. Hello! It’s a pleasure to be a guest on the Quiltmaker blog … Continue reading

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