Fons & Porter Blog

From the expert quilting staff at Fons & Porter, we welcome you to our quilting blog filled with rich content, perfect for quilters of every level – whether you just picked up the bug or have been quilting for years.

Here, you’ll find quilting techniques, tips and tricks from quilting experts aimed at helping you improve your skills one step at a time. You’ll also find information about quilt styles and blocks, like our popular BLOCK Friday series where we profile different quilt blocks and give you suggestions on using them in your quilts. We also talk about some of the important questions in quilting like how to bind your quilt and whether or not you should prewash your quilt fabrics, along with some surprises.

Kaffe Fassett–A Life in Color

Watch the BBC News interview of Kaffe Fassett in regards to his new exhibit at The Fashion and Texile Museum in London going on now. Kaffe Fassett–A Life in Color The Fashion and Textile Museum, London March 22 – June 29, 2013 Kaffe Fassett is widely acknowledged as a visionary textile designer in his explosive…