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April 30, 2019
2019 Designer Mystery Block of the Month from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Do you love a good mystery? This might be our best one yet! We are sew happy to present the 2019 Designer Mystery Block of the Month! This has been one of our favorite projects for the past 11 years and we are even more excited to be going into our 12th! Check out the first block of this year’s Designer Mystery Quilt!

Do you have any idea how the rest of it will look?  Here’s a portion we can show you, the center of the quilt finishing! This year’s quilt finishes at a generous 84.5 ...

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April 29, 2019
Happy National Zipper Day! from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

It’s April 29th and today is dedicated to a sewing notion that’s zipped into our hearts, ZIPPERS! We love zippers to make bags, pouches, cases and everything in between. We’ve had some very special guests film zipper tutorials with us and to celebrate National Zipper Day, here are a few of our favorites:

1. Learn How to Attach Zippers with ByAnnie

Get the basics down to any zipper project by learning how to attach them! ByAnnie is truly the zipper queen and her zipper collection will make you want to start a project right away.

2. Single ...

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January 4, 2019
Quilty Resolutions you can get on board with in 2019! from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

It’s officially the start to 2019 and the new year brings new resolutions! Whether your resolution is to finish your unfinished objects of 2018, organize your sewing area, or discover new projects, here are some quilty new year’s resolutions we got from our quilty friends that you can get on board with this year! Be sure to read to the bottom to see the details about a New Year’s Resolution GIVEAWAY.

2019 Quilty New Year’s Resolutions

1. Repurpose your scraps – Rather than store the scraps from your quilt in your stash, give your hand at transforming ...

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November 20, 2018
2018 Designer Mystery Block of the Month from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

 


The 2018 Designer Mystery Block of the Month has been a lot of fun so far! We’re using lovely fabric from Joanna Figueroa’s collection, Ella & Ollie!

This quilt is great for quilters of all levels. The Designer Mystery quilt is made up of 12 different blocks designed by 12 different Moda designers and each block finishes at 12″ x 12″. If you’re an adventurous beginner, this quilt will help you grow your skills. Get started with the club by signing up today!

We have a wonderful community of Designer Mystery quilters in our 2018 Designer Mystery BOM ...

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October 18, 2018
BLOG REMIX – Pretty Pincushion from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We’re shaking things up on the Jolly Jabber! We are bringing life back to our old projects with Blog Remixes! Every other Thursday from today until November 15, we will be throwing it back to one of our tutorials with new fabrics, notions, tips and tricks to inspire you to make your next project. Whether you’ve seen this project before or it’s your first time, there’s a remix project for everyone. This week’s remix is the Pretty Pincushion we did with Sherri McConnell of A Quilting Life back in 2016! This is a fast and ...

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October 4, 2018
BLOG REMIX – Simple Zipper Bag from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Project Remix Simple Zipper Bag

We’re shaking things up on the Jolly Jabber! We are bringing life back to our old projects with Blog Remixes! Every other Thursday from today until November 15, we will be throwing it back to one of our tutorials with new fabrics, notions, tips and tricks to inspire you to make your next project. Whether you’ve seen this project before or it’s your first time, there’s a remix project for everyone. This week’s remix is the Simple Zipper Bag we did with Sherri McConnell back in 2016! This project is a great way to use ...

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July 19, 2018
BLOG REMIX – Charm Pack Placement from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We’re shaking things up on the Jolly Jabber! We are bringing life back to our old projects with Blog Remixes! Every other Thursday from today until November 15, we will be throwing it back to one of our tutorials with new fabrics, notions, tips and tricks to inspire you to make your next project. Whether you’ve seen this project before or it’s your first time, there’s a remix project for everyone. For the first remix, we are bringing back the Charm Pack Placemats tutorial we did with Sherri McConnell of A Quilting Life in 2016!

Fabric ...

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March 22, 2018
Oh Scrap- Sherri McConnell from Moda Lissa

One of my favorite people in the whole world is the featured person on the Oh Scrap blog hop today- Sherri Mc Connell.  

Sherri  from A Quilting Life is not only a prolific blogger and  pattern designer , now she along with her daughter Chelsi are also fabric designers for Moda.

Sherri is a huge fan of American Jane fabrics and made my Burgoynne Surrounded quilt when it was introduced in the first American Patchwork and Quilting quilt-a-long series. This quilt changed my life which is why I included it in Oh Scrap and tell you more about that in the ...

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December 22, 2017
2018 Designer Mystery Block of the Month from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

We’re back at it again with this year’s 2018 Designer Mystery Block of the Month! This has been one of our favorite projects for the past 10 years and we are even more excited to be going into our 11th! Check out the first block of this year’s Designer Mystery Quilt! Do you have any idea how the rest of it will look?

The Designer Mystery quilt is made up of 12 different blocks designed by 12 different Moda designers and each block measures 12″ x 12″. The great thing about the quilt is that is is ...

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October 5, 2017
Bella Skill Builder Month 9 from In the Boondocks

Month 9, Wow we have sure learned a lot about different blocks! I want to thank the Fat Quarter Shop for letting me sew along each month! It has been great fun! This month the blocks are Lazy Angle using the Creative Grids Lazy Angle Ruler Creative Grids #CGR3754 | Fat Quarter Shop ! I love this one! The ruler makes cutting quick and sewing a breeze! The pattern is FREE!

The Kit: Bella Skillbuilder Quilt Kits

The Designer: Bella Skillbuilder quilt designer Sherri McConnell from A Quilting Life!

The Pattern: Download the pattern Bella Skillbuilder Month 9 - The Jolly Jabber Quilting ...

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September 21, 2017
The Patchwork Christmas Stocking by Sherri McConnell from Fat Quarter Shop's Jolly Jabber

Hi everyone!  We are pleased as punch to present this special tutorial video to you today!  It still feels like Summer to us in Texas, but October and November have a way of zooming by, so it is high time for us to prepare for Christmas.  Sherri McConnell of A Quilting Life is just one of our most favorite quilting peeps, and on her last visit to our studio, she showed us how to make the Patchwork Christmas Stocking, a classic red and white pieced Christmas stocking with a folded cuff and hanger.  Anything beyond a simple bag is outside ...

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