Category Archives: Uncategorized

Baby Quilts: Your Tips on the Perfect Baby Quilt Pattern and Nice to Meet You!

Hello Quilters! My name is Carrie Sisk and I recently joined the Fons & Porter team as their new Online Editor. I can’t wait to jump right in and discuss fabulous quilts, talented quilters and ways we can ramp up … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 5 Comments

Halloween Sewing Fun

I live in a cookie cutter neighborhood of townhouses and make it my mission to make out home standout, whether it’s landscaping, flowers or hanging fun stuff on the porch. I walk by others who have done the same and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Win Fabric for Life!

How large is your quilting stash of fabrics? Do you ever wish it was bigger? As quilters, many of us have had that dream. You know the one. You walk into a room in your house and look at all … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 38 Comments

Color Influencing Quilt Design + Sale!

Do colors decide the way you design? Have you ever seen something and the color palette sticks in your mind and pretty soon, you’re buying fabric in those colors? For me, it was the sea colors of turquoise blues and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments

Last Chance! Shop Our Customer Appreciation Sale and Save!

Yesterday, we posted about our customer appreciation sale. Today, we’ve asked our editorial team to bring you some of their favorite quilt patterns, kits and products that they love – just in case your need some quilting inspiration! Remember through … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Our Customer Appreciation Sale – 25% Off! Ends Soon!

The Fourth of July is fast approaching, and it’s a good time to make a Quilt of Valor for a special someone. I’m making a new one for Love of Quilting’s Jan/Feb 2016 issue—watch for it! And the best part … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Paper-Pieced Home Blog Hop – Review

Work your way into the paper-piecing whimsy of a totally handmade home in the most enjoyable way possible. I’m talking about The Paper-Pieced Home by Penny Lyman. This book is written from one sewist to another. It’s easy to read, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

National Craft Month Dedication – Susan

“This Dresden Plate is my favorite quilt so far. It resides on my sister’s bed, as it was made for her. As I collected fabric for the quilt, a little at a time, I knew it was for her. She … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

BLOCK Friday: The Churn Dash Quilt Block

Today’s Block Friday has all types of elements: a history lesson, an art lesson and a bonus at the end. Take your seats pupils! The block we are celebrating is the Churn Dash quilt block. I researched a little history … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Block Friday: Rock The Old Sawmill Block

In the quilt world, it’s not about Black Friday. It’s about Block Friday. We’re putting the spotlight on our favorite blocks. My favorite is found in Old Sawmill, a quilt by Tony Jacobson from Quilting Quickly.     The only … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments