Artful Scrap Quilts | Quilting Daily

Don’t you just love scrap quilts? I’m enthralled with them, as are many of my fellow art quilters. In a recent issue of Quilting Artswe asked Cate Prato to explore the artful side of scrap quilting – one that goes beyond the mantra of “use it all up” and elevates the humble scrap quilt to … Read more

Hearts of Hope Sew-Along, Part Four!

Happy Friday, Quiltvillians! Today is the last installment of our Hearts of Hope Sew-Along – Part Four contains the last round of borders, this time string rectangles! I love how changing the angles of border units adds so much interest to the whole quilt. And while I know you are ready to be done with … Read more

Hearts of Hope Sew-Along, Part Three!

Who is ready to get this top together? If you are just joining us, you’ll find the other parts and the intro post linked under the Hearts of Hope Sew-Along tab at the top of the blog. The weeks are flying by so quickly – and while next week is Part Four, and the winding … Read more

Inspiring Vintage Quilt Patterns

What is it about a vintage quilt that they seem to capture our hearts and Imaginations? Vintage quilts are often made from scraps, which contributes mightily to their appealing visual charm. Surely a vintage quilt evokes a feeling that a secret story is sandwiched between its layers, a story of time, of place, of where … Read more

Board Basting Beauties & More Hearts of Hope Info!

While some of us went hiking up to Grayson Highlands to see the ponies with Zoey & Mabel, another group enjoyed the warm spring weather and set up to board baste Christine’s finished Wonky Wishes quilt top to get it ready for hand quilting! I am absolutely thrilled to have hand quilting happening at Quiltville … Read more

Easter Quilts and Morning Memories

When it comes to Easter quilts, home decor, and creating springy Easter memories we’ve got it in spades in this Easter morning memories blog post originally published in March 2021. Not only is there an array of beautiful springtime quilts, Lori and Vivika share a glimpse of their childhood Easter memories in pictures and boy, … Read more

Hearts of Hope Sew-Along Introduction!

Our Hearts of Hope Sew-Along begins TODAY with this introduction! Part One will go live Friday 3/25/22 with each part coming on Fridays until we are done. This Sew-Along will run over the course of 4 weeks. More info can be found under the Hearts of Hope Sew-Along tab at the top of the blog. … Read more

So Much Quilty Going On!

There has been a lot going on behind the scenes! There always is, I know – but I am so excited about this thing it’s all I can think about! You know how it is – you work on something in fits and starts. So many pieces. Tons of units. All sewn from the cabin … Read more