Category Archives: Fabric 101

Sewing with knits doesn't have to be stressful! Read this informative post for tips and tricks about working with knits, and use what you learned to make your own Bohemian Garden shrug with step by step photos! suzyquilts.com #quilting #sewingdiy

Free Bohemian Garden Shrug Tutorial

Using knits for the first time is intimidating, but this tutorial will guide you through all of the steps to make your own elegant and simple Bohemian Garden shrug using a combination of machine and hand sewing.

We've talked about knits previously on the blog, so this first section will link to other posts that cover basic knit knowledge and answer any questions you have about purchasing and sewing with knits.

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The New Horizons quilt pattern includes instructions for both fat quarters and limited-color yardage instructions. suzyquilts.com #modernquilt #quilt

New Horizons Quilt with Double Gauze

This blog post is a total baby bomb, but this quilt made me do it! How can such a soft and cozy quilt not also include my two-month old baby? Impossible! The New Horizons quilt pattern is now available!

This pattern checks all of the boxes for what I love in a quilt:

  1. Large pieces: These blocks are big and use large pieces of fabric making it perfect for double gauze and other scrumptious wovens!
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