Author Archives: Luana

Creative Nudge – Shapes Can Be Trends Too!

This week I’d like to talk about how Shapes can be a trend, just like a color or a motif can be a trend in fabrics. The trend this week is… The Blob. Well seriously it is about organic shapes … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Sports Afield

Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy this week’s Free Quilt Pattern, featuring Trout, Salmon, Ducks, Pheasant, Dogs and beautiful scenic rivers and coastlines. Wildlife and Landscape vignettes alternate with grassy coordinates, in this easy to make 46″ x 55″ quilt. We used … Continue reading

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Happy National Quilting Day

Guess what? The 3rd Saturday in March is National Quilting Day, and that’s today! We know we don’t have to tell you that, to get you in front of your sewing machine, or to pick up your needle and thread … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Redwood Express

All Aboard for this week’s exclusive Free eQuilter Pattern, ready to transport you to another time and place on the Redwood Express. You can almost hear the high-pitched “choo-choo” of the steam whistle, and the chugging of the engine through … Continue reading

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Creative Nudge – Organic Mid – Century Mod

One of the fun things about going to QuiltCon is seeing a seemingly endless collection of Mid-Century Modern interpretations. This piece was quilted by Laura Bennett, theme and colors by Jessica Levitt, blocks designed & constructed by the Central Jersey … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – She Sews Sea Shells

Take a trip to the seashore with Janet’s whimsical vintage collection, in this week’s Free Quilt Pattern. This 42″ x 59″ quilt makes a fun wallhanging, featuring a central panel with ladies in swimming costumes, and concentric borders using coordinating … Continue reading

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Daylight Savings Time

Tonight we are providing our Bi-Annual Daylight Savings Service: Time to set your clocks ahead one hour for most states in the US. You might need a little extra coffee if you are reading this on Sunday morning! Yesterday we … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Sparkling Starscape

Wow! This is one of the most gorgeous quilts we’ve ever had in our exclusive Free Pattern program! If you’ve been holding out for a larger quilt pattern that can be used for a bed, this 67″ x 88″ pattern … Continue reading

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Creative Nudge – Light and Shadow – QuiltCon

As I work through the photos I took at QuiltCon, I find that the thing that stands out the most is the use of Color. It is no longer just a MidCentury Modern color palette. It is certainly not just … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Starlight

Gather up an armful of Celestial Beauty, with this week’s Free Quilt Pattern. You’ll find the Sun, Moon and Stars all shining in this 63″ x 72″ bed quilt, based on a panel of 5″ squares… cut up into blocks … Continue reading

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