MODA BLOCKHEADS 5: GROUP 2 – WEEK 29

Welcome back! This week’s designer is Alison Dale and her block is called MARIA’S STAR. Be sure to check her out on INSTAGRAM, where I’m certain she will have photos of her lovely Foundation Paper Pieced (FPP) block contribution. You all amaze me with your paper piecing! …… Grab the MARIA’S STAR Pattern Instructions Here! …… If you’ve been following along with me, you will know that we skipped last week (week 28). Deadlines and life just get in the way sometimes… sorry! Last week’s…

AMERICAN PATCHWORK & QUILTING: PODCAST EPISODE 602

Another quick BLOG UPDATE today. I wanted to make sure this fabulous interview with the lovely ladies at APQ had a permanent spot here on my blog so here you go in case you missed it… Back in February, I had the opportunity to be on the American Patchwork & Quilting (APQ) [@allpeoplequilt] podcast for an in-depth interview to discuss all things quilting! Specifically, it’s APQ’s Podcast, Episode #602. Listen and subscribe for free on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and iHeartRadio. As a bonus, we now have an easy-peasy direct link to listen in. Click…

FAT QUARTER SHOP LIVESTREAM: JELLY & JAM TRUNK SHOW & Q&A

Just a quick addition to the blog so this fun interview has a permanent spot here. This was one of the most fun I have ever had in an interview…. On May 10, 2024, I had the unique opportunity to join Kimberly and the Fat Quarter Shop’s Friday Livestream! We talked all things JELLY & JAM, the new STRAWBERRY GARDEN book and its accompanying BLOCK OF THE MONTH (hosted by FQS) and VINTAGE BOWTIE QUILT sew along (hosted by us!) – and so much more! Be sure to head to Fat Quarter Shop’s YouTube to…

FIGS & FRIENDS COLLABORATION 2024/25 – BUNDLE #1 & #2

Welcome to the second installment of our 2024-25 FIGS & FRIENDS program! **Be sure to scroll through today’s blog post to see our INFORMATIONAL POST on our first bundle of the program from May 2024, as well! Somehow, we forgot to post – but I know some of you like viewing for future inspiration!** And if you’re new around here or want more information about the FIGS & FRIENDS program itself, scroll to the VERY bottom for answers to some FAQs! SHIPMENT 2 I really think this grouping of a large assortment of blue tones in…

MINI POPSICLES: Introducing our newest version… MISSILE POPS!

I’ve always loved our MINI POPSICLES pattern and all the versions we have made over the years. But the moment that Megan, one of our Fig Tree ladies, brought this newest version into the office for show and tell, I knew it was going to be my newest favorite. Every summer we make the MINI POPSICLE kits and somehow, I have never thought of this color version before!!! I love it so much! So here we are….introducing MISSILE POPS… ROCKET POPS… BOMB POPS… FIREWORK POPS… back from our childhood days of popsicles…