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

Upcoming Events and Shows

Mid Atlantic Quilt Show – Quilt Show

Last weekend was the Mid Atlantic Quilt show in Hampton Virginia, over 160 vendors showcasing new and exciting quilt patterns, fabrics artwork, tools and quilting supplies.   Over 500 Quilts and pieces of art were on display,  I couldn’t believe some of the quilts –  just beautiful and amazing  work.  I also found a lot of… Continue reading Mid Atlantic Quilt Show – Quilt Show

Patterns

My Favorite Quilting Pattern

Since I’ve been quilting, I’ve found lots of patterns that I’ve like and enjoyed quilting,  but my favorite has been the “Trillium leaf” by Nancy Haacke.  It just such a pretty pattern, and really looks nice on a quilt.  Its the pattern that’s on the Blog page picture.   I have a current customer getting ready… Continue reading My Favorite Quilting Pattern