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50 Reasons to Buy Fabric


Not that any of us actually need a reason to buy fabric, but just in case you do, check out my top 50 reasons. ... Read full article

History of Scissors


Although we will never know who the actual inventor of scissors was, it’s interesting to see the evolution of the scissor.... Read full article

The Quilting Industry Shows Positive Growth


The 2017 Quilting in America™ Survey results are in. Although there was a slight dip from the 2014 totals, the survey shows a positive future for the quilting industry…a $3.7 Billion industry!... Read full article

Quilters Acronyms


Quilters have a language all their own and everything seems to have an acronym; from the occasional FART to the everyday WHIMM. Below is a partial list of Quilters Acronyms that will tickle your funny bone!... Read full article

Quilt Care Tips: How to Help Your Quilts Live to 100

by Barb Gorges on

A quilt in an environmentally-controlled vault might last forever, but nobody will get to enjoy it. I think the biggest compliment a quilter can receive is that someone enjoyed a quilt she or he made so much it was loved to pieces.... Read full article