Monthly Archives: October 2011

Halloween Visitors

It is a tradition in Winterset to have the children of the town dress-up and come trick-or-treating around the town square. Businesses take a break from the daily routine and greet the kids as they make their way around the … Continue reading

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Unexpected quilt event at families of Iowa’s Fallen

This weekend I had the honor of volunteering for registration of the annual meeting for the families of Iowa’s Fallen.  This event was organized by a wonderful organization called Iowa Remembers and is for families that have suffered the great loss … Continue reading

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It’s been a busy week in the sewing area at Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting.

It’s been a busy week in the sewing area at Fons & Porter-Love of Quilting.  I did a little Fall Cleaning, check out the before and after pictures. This is what my sewing area looked like before Fall Cleaning began.. … Continue reading

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Look Who Came to our Autumn Harvest Potluck

What a great day to have a potluck at work! The temperatures have stared to drop considerably and we were able to warm our bellies with some fantastic recipes today. We enjoyed homemade potato soup, chicken enchiladas, pizza pasta, brown … Continue reading

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November/December Love of Quilting is your Guide to the Holidays!

We are excited to bring you the November/December issue of Love of Quilting! This issue features several cozy quilts that will keep you warm on a winters night. If you want to personalize your Holiday cards this year, we will … Continue reading

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Covered Bridge Quilt Show

Well it is official…I attended my first quilt show ever! A person has to start somewhere, right? I went to the Covered Bridge Quilt Show in Winterset during the Covered Bridge Festival and it was terrific. The highlight of my … Continue reading

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