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Monday, Monday Giant Sawtooth Stars

I had so much fun today playing with Jill Finley’s latest fabric collection, Monday, Monday! The colors and prints in this fabric line are delightfully combined with plenty of inspiration from nature and from simple, warm summer days under the clothesline. I love the muted color palette, while pops of saturated color add visual interest….

Sunnyside Ave. Retro Gingham Pillow

Amy Smart’s latest fabric collection, Sunnyside Ave. is packed with all kinds of cheerful, retro goodness; evoking memories of rotary dial phones, roller skates, 8-tracks, Pom Pom socks, and summer days riding bicycles around the neighborhood. Bev, of FLAMINGO TOES, is offering a FREE Tutorial for this totally FABulous Retro Sunnyside Ave Pillow, complete with…

Easy Tetris Panel Baby Quilt

Did you know Riley Blake Designs carries licensed fabric collections? We recently featured the beautiful LITTLE PRINCE collection with a simple quilt tutorial. Today, we’d like to introduce you to our totally awesome TETRIS cottons, guaranteed to bring a smile to every gamer and 80’s child! The Tetris collection features two 36” x 42” fabric panels….

Weekly Roundup

The Riley Blake Weekly Roundup is here! Read on to see our top project picks from the blogosphere and Instagram!   Hop on over to Transient Art to ge a closer look at these adorable BUNNY BIBS! Lauren is sharing the FREE pattern, so you can make your very own. Fabric: Bunnies & Blossoms designed by…

Panda Love Mug Rug Tutorial

What is a mug rug, you ask? You could say it’s a mini quilt – very mini. Larger than a coaster, but smaller than a placemat – the perfect size for a nice hot cup of cocoa, a morning cup of coffee, or your favorite herbal tea, with a little room leftover  for a few…

Favorite Library Day Whole Cloth Quilt

All parents know there is that one special quilt we feel comfortable taking anywhere. It’s cute enough to face public scrutiny, soft and cozy enough for baby to cuddle, and simple enough in construction that we’re not paranoid about exposing it to daily wear and tear. Yes, we’re talking about the whole cloth quilt. Whole…

Once Upon a Rhyme Baby Quilt

We’re excited to stop by the Avery Lane Sewing blog today for a look at this lovely baby quilt featuring Jill Howarth’s latest fabric collection, Once Upon a Rhyme.   Once Upon a Rhyme showcases favorite childhood nursery rhymes with charming art and text.   The sweet little pictures and cheerful colors are guaranteed to…

Beach Baby Quilt Tutorial

Once in awhile we find ourselves looking for a simple, beginner friendly quilt idea, or something that sews up quickly for a last minute gift, but doesn’t skimp on the “wow factor.” The Beach Baby quilt is all that and more! Modern, fresh, and fun, this quilt could not be easier to make while celebrating…