Reading 1820 Blogs Daily!


  • corey yoder
  • Page 1 of 1 ( posts )
December 1, 2019
Try Big Stitch Hand Quilting with Corey Yoder from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We’re back in the studio with Corey Yoder of Coriander Quilts to learn how she hand quilts! Corey grew up helping her mother and grandmother hand quilt their quilts since she was four years old. Corey uses a Big Stitch Hand Quilting technique designed to quilt easily and make a statement at the same time. We have a video tutorial so you can quilt right along with us!

For the pillow, all you’ll need is a 12” pillow form, a mini charm pack, an 8.5” square of fabric for the center, 1⁄2 yard of fabric for ...

read more
November 22, 2019
How to Quilt Using Woven Fabric with Corey Yoder from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We’re in the studio with Corey Yoder of Coriander Quilts to learn how she quilts using woven fabric! We love these soft wovens for their lovely texture and soft drape. If you’re not familiar with wovens, these are the same soft material used for those lovely vintage tea towels.  Corey shares her tips for starching, washing and sewing with woven cotton fabrics for quilts that you will always want to cozy up to.

The Difference Between Woven Fabric and Printed Fabric

Wovens are a substrate made from 100% cotton that has a looser weave than traditional quilting cottons ...

read more
2020 Designer Mystery Block of the Month from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We are sew thrilled to present the 2020 Designer Mystery Block of the Month! This has been one of our favorite projects for the past 12 years! This will be the 13th annual Designer Mystery Quilt and it might just be our favorite one yet. This year’s quilt is blooming with mystery and intrigue as each block is made in Bloomington by Lella Boutique for Moda Fabrics, but the blocks’ designs are a secret!

Can you guess how the rest of it will look?  Here’s a portion we can show you! This year’s quilt finishes at a ...

read more
November 21, 2019
Sew Colorful Fat Quarter Club November from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Welcome to our eleventh month of the Sew Colorful Fat Quarter Club! This club colors outside the lines, with a new color of prints and coordinated blenders delivered by Fat Quarter Shop each month! This month, we’re featuring brown fabrics in our November 2019 Sew Colorful Fat Quarter Bundle. It’s the perfect colorway for changing leaves, football games and Pumpkin Spice everything!

The Sew Colorful Monthly Subscription bundles ship on the 29th of each month, and it’s a fun way to get a sampling of fat quarters from many collections. The November bundle includes fat quarters from ...

read more
November 10, 2019
Summer Moon QAL: November Blocks from Carried Away Quilting


An early cold front has settled over my home state of Minnesota, and we even experienced some light snow this weekend. Rather than venture outside, I did a whole lot of sewing. I even stitched up my November blocks for the Summer Moon Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop. I added a warm, sunny yellow print to each block ~ take that Mother Nature!


This month’s assignment includes these three blocks: Four X’s, Log Cabin and Memory. I’m sewing from my stash using a mix of prints by Lella Boutique and Corey Yoder. In these three blocks, the ...

read more
November 2, 2019
Embellish Your Quilt Binding with Corey Yoder from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Corey Yoder of Coriander Quilts visited the Fat Quarter Shop Studio to show us how to add faux piping detail to quilt binding. Piping adds an extra touch of color to your quilt binding and helps to hide stitches when applying quilt binding entirely by machine. We have some tips and a video tutorial prepared to show you how to do it, and with Corey’s help, your binding will be nothing less than be-dazzling!

Faux Piping and Machine Binding Tutorial

Corey sewed her tabletopper in Sugarcreek Prints by Corey Yoder for Moda Fabrics.

Why is it faux piping? There’s no piping at all! The ...

read more
October 28, 2019
Summer Moon QAL: October Blocks from Carried Away Quilting


This past weekend I stitched up my October blocks for the Summer Moon Quilt Along with Fat Quarter Shop. This month’s assignment includes three pretty blocks: Checkerboard, Darting Birds and Nonsense. I’m sewing from my stash, and my blocks feature a mix of prints by Lella Boutique and Corey Yoder, who are two of my favorite Moda designers.


I went rogue and broke the rules on the Checkerboard block, but I had a good reason. I wanted to use the alphabet script from Corey’s Yoder’s Strawberry Jam collection as my neutral for this block. The problem ...

read more
  • corey yoder
  • Page 1 of 1 ( 7 posts )