Just Quilting

Christmas will be here before you know it

It’s so hard to believe that it’s already October, in less than 3 months it will be Christmas.   Will you have that special Christmas quilt ready to give to that person who will cherish it always?  Giving a quilt for Christmas, or any time of the year is a great way of saying “You’re Special”,… Continue reading Christmas will be here before you know it

Upcoming Events and Shows

International Quilt Festival

George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, USA Thur, Oct 31 – Sun, Nov 3 – International Quilt Festival with its interesting spread of quilting machinery, threads, sewing tools, filling materials, covering fiber, antique quilts, Sewing machinery, embroidery equipment, printing equipment, knitting equipment, laser engraving equipment, sewing equipment, pre-shrink bonding equipment, cloth cutting equipment, design systems, accessories and… Continue reading International Quilt Festival

Kyrie Highlights

Coming Soon!!!! My Bernina E16 Embroidery Machine

Along with always wanting to do longarm quilting, I’ve also had the desire to do embroidery.   My current sewing machine will do basic embroidery but I want to be able to help my customers give their quilts that extra touch.  It would be nice to add a label, personalizing your quilt, or to add… Continue reading Coming Soon!!!! My Bernina E16 Embroidery Machine

Upcoming Events and Shows

Dulles Expo Center – 44th Annual Quilters Unlimited Show – June 2-4 2017

44th Annual Quilters Unlimited Show Over 600 quilts exhibited by QU members. The quilt collection “Inspired by the National Parks” exhibited. 70 retail vendors offering fabric, notions and other quilt related products. Additional Features: Free Educational Demos, Member made Boutique Items, Exciting Classes for a fee offered by Talented Quilters and Fiber Artists.

Upcoming Events and Shows

Gammill Conference Weekend – Longarm Classes

Well its over – For 5 months I was waiting and looking forward to this weekend, and now just like that – I can’t believe it but its over.  Lori , her crew and everyone at “Thread Runs Thru it”, did an awesome job planning the Conference.   The Gammill conference was at the Wyndam in Glen Allen Virginia.  … Continue reading Gammill Conference Weekend – Longarm Classes

Quilting Tips

Acronyms and Definitions used by Quilters

Acronyms and Definitions used  in the Quilting World.  BOM = Block of the Month DSM = Domestic Sewing Machine FQ = Fat Quarter FMQ= Free Motion Quilt HST = Half-Square Triangle LAQ= Long Arm Quilter LQS = Local Quilt Shop MAQ = Mid-Arm Quilter PhD = Projects half Done TGIF = Thank God It’s Finished! TOT =… Continue reading Acronyms and Definitions used by Quilters