Reading 1820 Blogs Daily!


November 17, 2020
Prim and Proper Sew Along Week 1 from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Since Lori Holt’s new book came out we’ve been oohing and ahhing over this charming quilt. Now it’s time to clear off the cutting table and put a fresh needle on the sewing machine because the Prim & Proper Sew Along starts next week! We are sew excited to launch this sew along for Lori Holt of Bee in my Bonnet’s newest book, Prim & Proper.

If you’re ready to sew up this beautiful quilt, let’s get started! This week we’re going to sew the Prim Flower Block. Over the next 7 weeks, we’ll ...

read more
November 10, 2020
Prim and Proper Sew Along Kick Off! from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Since Lori Holt’s new book came out we’ve been oohing and ahhing over this charming quilt. Now it’s time to clear off the cutting table and put a fresh needle on the sewing machine because the Prim & Proper Sew Along starts next week! We are sew excited to launch this sew along for Lori Holt of Bee in my Bonnet’s newest book, Prim & Proper.

If you’re ready to sew up this beautiful quilt, let’s get ready! Over the course of 7 weeks, we’ll make our way, block-by-block, through this beautiful quilt.

About the ...

read more
October 15, 2020
Announcing the Prim and Proper Sew Along! from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Travel back in time to when handwork made a home. Lori Holt’s new book, Prim & Proper, is reminiscent of the past our ancestors enjoyed as it was filled with community and simplicity. In celebration of the release of Prim & Proper, we’re planning to host a sew along in November!

If you’re ready to sew up this beautiful quilt, come join us for the Prim & Proper Sew Along starting on November 10, 2020! Over the course of 7 weeks, we’ll make our way, block-by-block, through this charming quilt.

About the Quilt

Lori pulls beloved elements from vintage ...

read more
October 2, 2020
Quilter’s Cottage Sew Along Week 9 Finishing from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Ever since Lori Holt’s new book, Quilter’s Cottage, came out, we’ve been swooning over the cover quilt. It’s a sweet reminder that home is where the heart is, so make it beautiful!

We’re celebrating the sewing spaces where imagination, fabric and dedication reside – the space that each of us inhabits that we can call our own Quilter’s Cottage. Whether it’s a sewing nook, a dedicated space, or a corner of the dining room, this is where the sewing magic happens and what the Quilter’s Cottage is all about!

We’re on to ...

read more
September 18, 2020
Quilter’s Cottage Sew Along Week 7 from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Ever since Lori Holt’s new book, Quilter’s Cottage, came out, we’ve been swooning over the cover quilt. It’s a sweet reminder that home is where the heart is, so make it beautiful!

We’re celebrating the sewing spaces where imagination, fabric and dedication reside – the space that each of us inhabits that we can call our own Quilter’s Cottage. Whether it’s a sewing nook, a dedicated space, or a corner of the dining room, this is where the sewing magic happens and what the Quilter’s Cottage is all about!

We’re in Week ...

read more
September 7, 2020
Lori Holt’s Cross Stitch Card Series from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Lori Holt of Bee in My Bonnet released a new addition to her Stitch Card Series with Stitch Card Set F. This spooky new set is perfect for all of your Halloween stitching. You can mix and match each card into other projects, or stitch them together as one big piece.

We’ve got Bee in my Bonnet’s Stitch Card Sets A-F for you along with some inspiration to show you how to stitch yours up! As the alphabet goes on, you can add to your stitch card collection and create endless cross stitch finishes. You can also sign ...

read more
September 5, 2020
Introducing Lori Holt’s Prim & Proper Book from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Travel back in time to when handwork made a home. Lori Holt’s new book, Prim & Proper, is reminiscent of the past our ancestors enjoyed as it was filled with community and simplicity.

Lori’s Prim & Proper includes instructions for the Prim & Proper Quilt, three runners and two pillows. The book will be here this October, so pre-order your copy today!

Lori pulls beloved elements from vintage medallion applique and cross stitch to create an exquisite sampler quilt.  The quilt features an elaborate vintage vase holding a sweet floral arrangement of flowers and leaves, surrounded by a colorful array of ...

read more
September 4, 2020
Quilter’s Cottage Sew Along Week 5 from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Ever since Lori Holt’s new book, Quilter’s Cottage, came out, we’ve been swooning over the cover quilt. It’s a sweet reminder that home is where the heart is, so make it beautiful!

We’re celebrating the sewing spaces where imagination, fabric and dedication reside – the space that each of us inhabits that we can call our own Quilter’s Cottage. Whether it’s a sewing nook, a dedicated space, or a corner of the dining room, this is where the sewing magic happens and what the Quilter’s Cottage is all about!

We’re in Week ...

read more
August 21, 2020
Quilter’s Cottage Sew Along Week 3 from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber


Ever since Lori Holt’s new book, Quilter’s Cottage, came out, we’ve been swooning over the cover quilt. It’s a sweet reminder that home is where the heart is, so make it beautiful!

We’re celebrating the sewing spaces where imagination, fabric and dedication reside – the space that each of us inhabits that we can call our own Quilter’s Cottage. Whether it’s a sewing nook, a dedicated space, or a corner of the dining room, this is where the sewing magic happens and what the Quilter’s Cottage is all about!

We’re in Week ...

read more
August 7, 2020
Quilter’s Cottage Sew Along Week 1 from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Ever since Lori Holt’s new book, Quilter’s Cottage, came out, we’ve been swooning over the cover quilt. It’s a sweet reminder that home is where the heart is, so make it beautiful!

We’re celebrating the sewing spaces where imagination, fabric and dedication reside – the space that each of us inhabits that we can call our own Quilter’s Cottage. Whether it’s a sewing nook, a dedicated space, or a corner of the dining room, this is where the sewing magic happens and what the Quilter’s Cottage is all about!

If you’re ready ...

read more
August 2, 2020
New Lori Holt Project: DIY Needle Book from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Lori Holt of Bee in My Bonnet created the cutest and most convenient way to store needles! Drop those bandages, your finger-pricking days are gone. Now, you’ll be taking your needles for quilting, sewing, and cross stitch on-the-go safely in your handmade, DIY Needle Book. Lori has an easy video tutorial for you and we have all the supplies!

Let’s get straight to the point! This needle book sewn up by Lori Holt is practical and cute.

Watch the video tutorial

Lori’s YouTube Channel has all the info you need to stitch up this DIY Needle Book ...

read more
July 22, 2020
Quilter’s Cottage Sew Along Kick Off from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Ever since Lori Holt’s new book, Quilter’s Cottage, came out, we’ve been swooning over the cover quilt. It’s a sweet reminder that home is where the heart is, so make it beautiful!

We’re celebrating the sewing spaces where imagination, fabric and dedication reside.  Whether it’s a sewing nook, a dedicated space, or a corner of the dining room, this is where the sewing magic happens and what the Quilter’s Cottage is all about!

If you’re ready to sew up a quilter’s cottage all your own, come join us for a Quilter ...

read more
June 30, 2020
Join Lori Holt’s Prim Stitch Series from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Welcome to Lori Holt’s Prim Stitch Series! We’ll be buzzing about this one well into next year and hope that you will join us! Inspired by days gone by, the Prim Stitch Series by Lori Holt of Bee in my Bonnet is a nostalgia-filled,12-part pattern series full of traditional quilting motifs in Lori Holt’s sweet thread colors.

This pattern is also the cross stitch companion to the Lori Holt Prim Sew Along Quilt! You’ll want to check out the quilt for a feel of how this series may turn out.

The first pattern releases to ...

read more
May 24, 2020
Bee Patriotic Sew Along from Life in the Scrapatch


I am getting ready to sew along.

I have the book that is needed to make the blocks.

and all the blocks are pieced.






This is a photo of Lori Holt's Quilt,
more photos and info on her blog link. 

I love her colors, including the aqua and pink.


which is all lovely blenders that may also be used in other quilts.

Here are the fabric requirements.

It is a very "stash happy ...

read more
May 18, 2020
Bee Patriotic Sew Along from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

 

Get ready for red, white and blue sew along. We’re excited to share with you this sew along with Lori Holt of Bee in my Bonnet. Join us as we re-visit Lori Holt’s Vintage Christmas Book with an all-new quilt that’s worthy of a 5-star salute. Step into Lori’s scrappy happy vintage world this summer, starting June 1, 2020.

 

This quilt is so pretty in a red, blue and aqua color palette!

There are two quilt sizes you can choose from by sewing up either 6″ blocks or 12″ blocks. The small quilt measures 35.5 ...

read more
May 7, 2020
Announcing the Quilter’s Cottage Sew Along! from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Is there a sewing space that you inhabit that you can call your own Quilter’s Cottage? Whether it’s a sewing nook, a dedicated space, or a corner of the dining room, this is where the sewing magic happens and what the Quilter’s Cottage is all about!

If you’re ready to sew up a quilter’s cottage all your own, come join us for a Quilter’s Cottage Sew Along starting on August 7, 2020! Over the course of 9 weeks, we’ll make our way, block-by-block, through this enchanting quilt.

Lori Holt’s new book, Quilter ...

read more
April 24, 2020
Farm Girl Vintage 2 Quilt Along: Finished Quilts from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We’ve finished our sewing adventure with the Farm Girl Vintage 2 Quilt Along and we can’t wait to share some finished quilts with you! If you are just tuning in, it is never too late to join! Visit our kick-off post to get started. You can also check out all our monthly block round-ups here, pardner!

 

This finished quilt looks fresh-off-the-farm fantastic. It was made with all the beautiful Farm Girl Vintage fabrics by Lori Holt. Some of you sewed with the same or mixed it up with your own scrappy fabrics. We’ve loved seeing all the ...

read more
April 3, 2020
Farm Girl Vintage 2 Quilt Along Part 6 from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

What a ride! We’ve been sewin’ up a storm each week for the Farm Girl Vintage 2 Quilt Along and we’re in the home stretch now. We’re sew excited to see your progress. If you’ve been following along you know that there are 45 blocks of the Farm Girl Vintage 2 Sampler Quilt inspired by Lori Holt’s rural roots. The namesake book, Farm Girl Vintage 2, also contains 13 new projects, including quilts, pillows and a pincushion that use these cute-as-can-bee blocks!

We covered blocks 29-38 last month, and now we’re catching up ...

read more
March 27, 2020
Welcome to Lori Holt’s Quilter’s Cottage! from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Imagine living in this quilter’s cottage, with flowers on the gate and quilts drying on the line.  Go through the gate, past the zinnia bush and up the cobblestone path, to receive a warm welcome at the pink painted door.  Lori Holt’s new book, Quilter’s Cottage, is a sweet reminder that home is where the heart is, so make it beautiful!

Lori’s Quilter’s Cottage Book includes instructions for the main Quilter’s Cottage quilt, a coordinating tablerunner and three pillows. The book will be here soon, so pre-order your copy today!

We also have the ...

read more
March 10, 2020
Farm Girl Vintage 2 Week 18 Rise and Shine Block 36 from In the Boondocks


Welcome to “In The Boon Docks”, 
my name is Lisa
and I am excited to share my block 
from the Farm Girl Vintage Quilt Along 
Week 18
with Lori Holt from 
or
on Instagram



Farm Girl Vintage 2
This book has all
the fun farm blocks plus
patterns for pincushions, quilts, doll quilts,
and pillows!
It is available for sale at




I used a combination of Lori’s fabric with Riley Blake Designs!
Granny Chic
Bee Backgrounds
Modern Minis



I lost my Alphabitties from 
and spent a good amount ...

read more