Tag Archive: Saturday Morning Quilt Break

Saturday Morning Quilt Break: What I Quilted on My Summer Vacation

We may still be a week away from the meteorological beginning of autumn, but we both know that Summer 2017 has essentially ended. Sometimes the end of summer leaves me with an immediate sense of nostalgia, a feeling that I … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Quilt Break: September in Quilt History

Quilters are part of an unbroken tradition stretching back hundreds of years, and although many quilts were made by women who never signed their work, quilt history is rich with interesting stories. Here are just a few quilty things that … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Quilt Break: Houston

Like most Americans, my attention this past week has been focused on the effects of Hurricane Harvey on Houston. As both a quilter and member of the quilting industry, the devastation Houston has experienced resonates because of the city’s important … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Quilt Break: Thrift Store Treasures

It’s no secret that I love a good bargain, and nowhere are the bargains better than at a thrift store. Yes, you have to work harder at a thrift store to find the good stuff—and what qualifies as “the good … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Quilt Break: News from the Quilt World

Good morning! This week marks the return of a type of blog post I enjoyed writing for the Quilters Newsletter blog that were called Scrap Bags, a round-up of recent news items from around the quilt world or regarding quilts … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Quilt Break: A Quilter’s Origin Story

Good morning and welcome to the Saturday Morning Quilt Break! Today I’d like to tell you a story, one that I’ve wanted to tell almost since the day I started working here seven years ago except I didn’t have an … Continue reading

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Welcome to Your Saturday Morning Quilt Break!

Good morning and welcome to your Saturday! This is one of my favorite times of the week, when the weekend is spread out before me and I feel like I can accomplish all the things I’m not able to get … Continue reading

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