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September 27, 2019
Celebrate Stitch-tober with Lori Holt of Bee in my Bonnet from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Welcome to Stitch-tober! This nine-day stitch-fest has been a social media tradition for years, and this year we’re joining in, too! The concept of Stitch-tober is to stitch your favorite fall patterns in October. Here at the Fat Quarter Shop, we’re beginning October 9 and stitching each day through October 17. We have a few special treats for you, so read on to find out more!

Free Cross Stitch Pattern

For Stitch-tober we’re releasing a FREE cross stitch chart for a choose-your-own stitching adventure! This three-by-three grid can be filled with your favorite cross stitch designs for ...

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September 20, 2019
Let’s Kick Off the Farm Girl Vintage 2 Sew Along! from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Are you ready?! The moment you’ve been waiting for has finally come! The much-anticipated sequel to Farm Girl Vintage is here! In Farm Girl Vintage 2, Lori Holt has rounded up 45 unique 6″ and 12″ quilt blocks, inspired by her rural roots. She has also designed 13 new projects, including quilts, pillows, a pincushion, and of course a fantastic new sampler quilt!

About the Quilt

The Farm Girl Vintage 2 Sampler features all 45 blocks, and room to add a few of your favorite blocks from other Lori books! We are offering a Farm Girl Vintage Sampler 2 ...

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September 18, 2019
This is not a drill … Farm Girl Vintage 2 Book is here! from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We are sew excited to announce the Farm Girl Vintage 2 Book is here we can hardly contain ourselves!! Lori Holt’s Farm Girl Vintage 2 Book is the long awaited sequel to her 2015 Farm Girl Vintage Book. For Farm Girl Vintage 2 Lori has rounded up 45 unique 6″ and 12″ quilt blocks inspired by her rural roots. She has also designed 13 new projects in this book, including quilts, pillows, a pincushion and of course a fantastic new sampler quilt!

Have you fallen for the sampler quilt on the cover, as much as we have? We are ...

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August 6, 2019
Happy Camper Cross Stitch Along from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We can’t wait to get started with this fun new cross stitch pattern by Lori Holt of A Bee in my Bonnet called Happy Camper.

Because we know you’re going to want one of these for your sewing room, Kimberly is starting a 7-week cross stitch along with the Happy Camper pattern on Wednesday, August 14. Every Wednesday from August 14 – September 25, Kimberly will be giving her tips and tricks to making this beginner-friendly cross stitch pattern during her weekly Flosstube. We will also be giving away prizes each week so be sure to read to the ...

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July 4, 2019
Two Color Quilt Sew Along: Completed Quilts from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

The Two Color Quilt Sew Along comes to an end today! It’s been fun to see your creations, and we’re so proud of our newly-finished quilts.

The Two Color Quilt Sew Along was a spin-off of the Vintage Christmas Sew Along we did with Lori Holt (of Bee in my Bonnet) on the blocks in her Vintage Christmas Book. This year, we created a sampler quilt with Lori’s block to make the Two Color Quilt, hence the Two Color Quilt Sew Along! It’s been surprisingly fun to work with this monochromatic fabric set!

Kimberly made her ...

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June 18, 2019
4th of July Flag Block from Carried Away Quilting


Hello quilting friends! I’m popping in today to share a fun little mini I made recently, the 4thof July Flag by Lori Holt of Bee in My Bonnet. This block is a free tutorial as part of Lori’s Vintage Block Along series.


The finished block measures 13” x 20” and is just one of many blocks that will be sewn into the finished quilt in Lori’s newest sew along. I didn’t have enough time in my sewing schedule to join the Vintage Block Along, but I sure had fun whipping together this festive flag ...

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June 13, 2019
Two Color Quilt Sew Along: Finishing and Backing from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We’re sew excited to continue the Two Color Quilt Sew Along with instructions for finishing the top and quilt back! The Two Color Quilt Sew Along is a spin-off of the Vintage Christmas Sew Along we did with Lori Holt (of Bee in my Bonnet) on the blocks in her Vintage Christmas Book to make the Vintage Christmas Sampler Quilt. However, we were clamoring to do more with the Two Color Quilts she showed in the same book! So this year, we created a sampler quilt with Lori’s block to make the Two Color Quilt, hence the Two ...

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June 6, 2019
Two Color Quilt Sew Along: Cornerstones from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We are sew excited to continue the Two Color Quilt Sew Along with sixteen 6″ cornerstone blocks! The Two Color Quilt Sew Along is a spin-off of the Vintage Christmas Sew Along we did with Lori Holt (of Bee in my Bonnet) on the blocks in her Vintage Christmas Book to make the Vintage Christmas Sampler Quilt. However, we were clamoring to do more with the Two Color Quilts she showed in the same book! So this year, we created a sampler quilt with Lori’s block to make the Two Color Quilt, hence the Two Color Quilt Sew Along ...

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June 1, 2019
Welcome back to the Farm with Lori Holt! from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Welcome back to Lori Holt’s farm with Farm Girl Vintage 2! Lori has rounded up 45 unique 6″ and 12″ quilt blocks, inspired by her rural roots. She has also designed 13 new projects in this book, including quilts, pillows, a pincushion, and of course a fantastic new sampler quilt! As always, quilters can mix and match quilt blocks from Lori’s previous books, so they can piece together endless possibilities.

A few weeks ago a few of us from the It’s Sew Emma team and Lilly went to Lori’s cozy cottage for the Farm Girl Vintage ...

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May 31, 2019
Sew She Did Cross Stitch Along from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Are you a cross stitcher who appreciates the ultimate power tool – the sewing machine? Well we are too! And we’re showing it off with a new frame-worthy cross stitch pattern by Lori Holt of A Bee in my Bonnet called Sew She Did.

Because we know you’re going to want one of these for your sewing room, Kimberly is starting a cross stitch along with the Sew She Did pattern on Wednesday, June 12. Every Wednesday from June 12 to July 3, Kimberly will be giving her tips and tricks to making this beginner friendly cross-stitch pattern during ...

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May 30, 2019
Two Color Quilt Sew Along: Ninth Block from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We are sew excited to continue the Two Color Quilt Sew Along with the ninth block: the Shine Block! The Two Color Quilt Sew Along is a spin-off of the Vintage Christmas Sew Along we did with Lori Holt (of Bee in my Bonnet) on the blocks in her Vintage Christmas Book to make the Vintage Christmas Sampler Quilt. However, we were clamoring to do more with the Two Color Quilts she showed in the same book! So this year, we created a sampler quilt with Lori’s block to make the Two Color Quilt, hence the Two Color Quilt ...

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May 23, 2019
Two Color Quilt Sew Along: Eighth Block from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We are sew excited to continue the Two Color Quilt Sew Along with the eighth block: the Taffy Block! The Two Color Quilt Sew Along is a spin-off of the Vintage Christmas Sew Along we did with Lori Holt (of Bee in my Bonnet) on the blocks in her Vintage Christmas Book to make the Vintage Christmas Sampler Quilt. However, we were clamoring to do more with the Two Color Quilts she showed in the same book! So this year, we created a sampler quilt with Lori’s block to make the Two Color Quilt, hence the Two Color Quilt ...

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May 16, 2019
Two Color Quilt Sew Along: Seventh Block from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We are sew excited to continue the Two Color Quilt Sew Along with the seventh block: the Glimmer Block! The Two Color Quilt Sew Along is a spin-off of the Vintage Christmas Sew Along we did with Lori Holt (of Bee in my Bonnet) on the blocks in her Vintage Christmas Book to make the Vintage Christmas Sampler Quilt. However, we were clamoring to do more with the Two Color Quilts she showed in the same book! So this year, we created a sampler quilt with Lori’s block to make the Two Color Quilt, hence the Two Color Quilt ...

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May 9, 2019
Two Color Quilt Sew Along: Sixth Block from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We are sew excited to continue the Two Color Quilt Sew Along with the sixth block: the Sparkle Block! The Two Color Quilt Sew Along is a spin-off of the Vintage Christmas Sew Along we did with Lori Holt (of Bee in my Bonnet) on the blocks in her Vintage Christmas Book to make the Vintage Christmas Sampler Quilt. However, we were clamoring to do more with the Two Color Quilts she showed in the same book! So this year, we created a sampler quilt with Lori’s block to make the Two Color Quilt, hence the Two Color Quilt ...

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May 2, 2019
Two Color Quilt Sew Along: Fifth Block from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We are sew excited to continue the Two Color Quilt Sew Along with the fifth block: the Christmas Star Block! The Two Color Quilt Sew Along is a spin-off of the Vintage Christmas Sew Along we did with Lori Holt (of Bee in my Bonnet) on the blocks in her Vintage Christmas Book to make the Vintage Christmas Sampler Quilt. However, we were clamoring to do more with the Two Color Quilts she showed in the same book! So this year, we created a sampler quilt with Lori’s block to make the Two Color Quilt, hence the Two Color ...

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April 25, 2019
Two Color Quilt Sew Along: Fourth Block from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We are sew excited to continue the Two Color Quilt Sew Along with the fourth block: the Cozy Star Block! The Two Color Quilt Sew Along is a spin-off of the Vintage Christmas Sew Along we did with Lori Holt (of Bee in my Bonnet) on the blocks in her Vintage Christmas Book to make the Vintage Christmas Sampler Quilt. However, we were clamoring to do more with the Two Color Quilts she showed in the same book! So this year, we created a sampler quilt with Lori’s block to make the Two Color Quilt, hence the Two Color ...

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April 18, 2019
Two Color Quilt Sew Along: Third Block from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We are sew excited to continue the Two Color Quilt Sew Along with the third block: the City Sidewalks Block! The Two Color Quilt Sew Along is a spin-off of the Vintage Christmas Sew Along we did with Lori Holt (of Bee in my Bonnet) on the blocks in her Vintage Christmas Book to make the Vintage Christmas Sampler Quilt. However, we were clamoring to do more with the Two Color Quilts she showed in the same book! So this year, we created a sampler quilt with Lori’s block to make the Two Color Quilt, hence the Two Color ...

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April 11, 2019
Two Color Quilt Sew Along: Second Block from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We are sew excited to continue the Two Color Quilt Sew Along with the second block: the Mistletoe Block! The Two Color Quilt Sew Along is a spin-off of the Vintage Christmas Sew Along we did with Lori Holt (of Bee in my Bonnet) on the blocks in her Vintage Christmas Book to make the Vintage Christmas Sampler Quilt. However, we were clamoring to do more with the Two Color Quilts she showed in the same book! So this year, we created a sampler quilt with Lori’s block to make the Two Color Quilt, hence the Two Color Quilt ...

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April 5, 2019
Bee’s Knees Book Stand from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We have been busy as a bee getting ready for Lori Holt’s (of Bee in my Bonnet) newest notion, the Bee’s Knees Book Stand! Easily read your quilt patterns, quilting books or cross stitch charts with the Bee’s Knees Book Stand! It can hold your quilt pattern or book right in front of you as you follow cutting or piecing instructions, so you can stay on track. We do have a giveaway of this stand so be sure to read to the bottom to see how to enter!

This book stand can be used for so many ...

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April 4, 2019
Two Color Quilt Sew Along: First Block from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We are sew excited to kick off the Two Color Quilt Sew Along with the first block: the Holly & Ivy Block! The Two Color Quilt Sew Along is a spin-off of the Vintage Christmas Sew Along we did with Lori Holt (of Bee in my Bonnet) on the blocks in her Vintage Christmas Book to make the Vintage Christmas Sampler Quilt. However, we were clamoring to do more with the Two Color Quilts she showed in the same book! So this year, we created a sampler quilt with Lori’s block to make the Two Color Quilt, hence the Two ...

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