Monthly Archives: April 2015

Spring Weather

The last few days in Northern Iowa have been wonderful!  Highs in the upper 60 's lower 70 's and lots of sun.  We've mowed the grass twice and even found time to pick up sticks.  With all of this nice weather comes planting and as my husband is a farmer he gets a little…
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Union Blues Fabrics and Winner of the Contest

We just got in our Union Blues line of fabric by Barbara Brackman for Moda Fabrics.  We have Jelly Rolls, Charm Squares, and Mini Charms, along with 16 bolts of this wonderful fabric.  The line consists of blues, creams and browns that are gorgeous and we can't wait to make something from them.  We're going to…
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Civil War Remembered Book & Contest

We have finally caught up with all of our Civil War Renembered book sales and have had time to thumb through the books we now have on hand.  What great quilts these are and we are thinking of making up kits for a few of these projects. Here's the catch, though, we need to know…
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Updated April Block

There were some errors on the April block.  I've fixed the numbering on the picture and yes, you do need three of square 1.  Everything else should be good, but if you find more either email me or leave a comment below. Click here for printable directions: April Block. Happy sewing on this rainy day in North…
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