The Witching Hour Is Close At Hand

Posted on October 3, 2017 by prairiemoonquilts in Inspiration, Quilts
The Witching Hour Is Close At Hand

Halloween is fast approaching, so it’s high time you were getting your Halloween stitching on, don’t you think? I’m here today to tempt you with a few projects . . . Last year for Halloween I made this quilt: It’s made from my AmpersAnd pattern, and instead of appliquéing the ampersand on it, I drew […]

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Fall Into Autumn

Posted on September 27, 2017 by prairiemoonquilts in Inspiration, Quilts
Fall Into Autumn

For the last week, we’ve had temps in the high 80s and 90s, with heat indices of 100 degrees or more, but in spite of that, the first day of fall has come and gone! This is my favorite time of year. It’s a great time to stitch up some new fall projects, so to get […]

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Modern Quilt Magic

Posted on August 30, 2017 by prairiemoonquilts in Inspiration, Longarm Quilting, Reviews
Modern Quilt Magic

It’s finally here!! Victoria Findlay Wolfe’s new book is out! It’s called Modern Quilt Magic, and these quilts really look like they take magic to make, but she breaks it down and makes them really simple. Stunning results with simple techniques — what could be better? I think I’ve been more anxious for this one […]

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A Few Fun Things

Posted on June 7, 2017 by prairiemoonquilts in Inspiration
A Few Fun Things

Since my last blog post, My Cowboy made me go to the doctor, and I’ve taken a round of antibiotics, and I think I’m on the mend. That means I’m back at the longarm with a vengeance, because I only got further and further behind while I was gone and sick. So I thought I’d […]

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Lynx Fur Ewe

Posted on April 5, 2017 by prairiemoonquilts in Inspiration
Lynx Fur Ewe

I kinda probly need to stay off the computer, and I’d get more work done, but there are just so many cute projects out there! Clever and pretty ways to use up scraps, which I’m on a mission to do. Free patterns that look like they’d be fun to make. And quilt-alongs I can barely […]

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In Case You’re Bored

Posted on February 27, 2017 by prairiemoonquilts in Inspiration

And don’t have a single thing to do . . . I’m sharing a few links today to some really fun stuff I’ve found online lately. I’m actually quite frightened that some of this is going to make me start something new — in fact, I already bought the pattern for one of these . […]

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Modern Heritage Quilts

Posted on June 14, 2016 by prairiemoonquilts in Inspiration, People, What's New
Modern Heritage Quilts

It seems like eons ago that I pieced a couple of quilt tops for Amy Ellis for her new book. It’s excruciating to wait for all the work you’ve done to finally show up in print. But it’s all worth it in the end when you get to hold the fruits of your labor in […]

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Studios and More

Posted on June 5, 2015 by prairiemoonquilts in Inspiration, Studio Organizing Challenge
Studios and More

With the weekly Studio Organizing Challenge going on, there’s something I need to bring to your attention . . . All this organizing is getting us all into better, neater, cleaner, more organized sewing spaces (right?), and if you’re like me, you’re always looking for more and better ways of doing things, storing things, decorating, […]

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Quilting the New Classics

Posted on October 31, 2014 by prairiemoonquilts in Give-Aways, Inspiration, Quilts, Reviews
Quilting the New Classics

20 Inspired Quilt Projects Traditional to Modern Designs It’s a new book out by my friend, Michele Muska! Michele asked 20 quilters to each create a quilt for the book. She chose 10 traditional patterns, and had each one made in a traditional version and a modern version. Then she chose images of vintage and […]

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Fall 2014 Blogger’s Quilt Festival

Posted on October 24, 2014 by prairiemoonquilts in Inspiration, Quilts

It’s that time of year again! Time for the fall version of the Blogger’s Quilt Festival, hosted, as always, by the oh-so-talented and lovely Amy Ellis from Amy’s Creative Side. Today is the day to start entering your quilts in the Festival. Click on over HERE and read all about it and see the rules […]

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