Put A Quilt On It: Modern Barn Blocks

Modern-Barn-Blocks

A couple weeks ago we journeyed through rural America on a tour of beautiful barn quilts. We discovered their surprisingly recent inception inspired by historical quilt blocks. Read more in this blog post.

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Sewing Thread Part I: How Is Thread Made?

How-Thread-Made

How is thread made? From magical worms, rows of cotton plants, or crude oil? Possibly all of the above! Did I just confuse the heck out of you? I promise to bring clarity, so stay with me. In this two-part thread series I will explain first how thread is made (so you know which to buy) and then in Part Two - which brands are the best quality and when to use what kind of thread.

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The 5 Best Cutting Mats for Quilters

Best-Cutting-Mats

You know what doesn’t get enough credit? The non-tippable wine glass. Seriously, what an amazing invention. Definitely a must-have for your crafting surface of choice.

You know what else doesn’t get enough credit? Cutting mats! Cutting mats are even more essential to your crafting surfaces than non-tippable wine glasses (I can’t believe I said it, but I did.) If you use a rotary cutter, you probably use a cutting mat All.

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Hexie Stripe Quilt Pattern

Hexie-Stripe-Quilt-Pattern

​The Hexie Stripe quilt pattern is now available! Shop suzyquilts.com/shop.

​Hello my lovelies and welcome to the Hexie Stripe show! I have lots to tell you about this pattern so without further ado, let's jump on in!

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