Sewn Modern Quilt Patterns

Three Ways to Mount a Wall Hanging

Three Ways to Mount a Wall Hanging

How to Hang a Wall Hanging By Katelyn Strader Hi! It's Kate again from @kate.shea.quilts with another tutorial for different methods you can use to hang a quilted wall hanging.      I love making single block wall hangings for the same reason I enjoy turning them into totes, they are a fun and fast project! Playing around with hand quilting can add some beautiful texture to the design, and I love working with different colours or fabrics that I want to try out before committing to a whole quilt.   Amy from Sewn Handmade has the perfect pattern for...

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Quilting Tools Deep Dive: The Notions That Make Our Lives Easier

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Quilting Tools Deep Dive: The Notions That Make Our Lives Easier

Elevate your quiltmaking experience with these six upgraded sewing notions
By Rebecca Bratburd

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Sewn Scandinavian Series: Function & Flow Quilt

Interior Design Scandinavian Series Sewn Quilt Patterns

Sewn Scandinavian Series: Function & Flow Quilt

    This is the final quilt pattern in our Sewn Scandinavian Series! Can you believe it?!    So, far in the series we have studied the concepts of thoughtful placement, harmony with nature and the close-knit relationships that are built with the design of Scandi homes. Today we are going to explore the concepts of Function & Flow - our patterns namesake. Let's jump in!       Scandinavian design at its most basic definition is functional, practical and minimalist. Architect Louis Sullivan is famous for his quote, "form ever follows function." This concept is practiced in Scandinavian homes...

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DIY Modern Advent Calendar

DIY Modern Advent Calendar

Today on the blog we have a returning guest - Katelyn Strader of @Kate.Shea.Quilts on IG! She's here to share a simple and free tutorial with you all for making your own modern Advent Calendar just in time to be ready for the holiday! Also, some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, I may earn a small commission from the sale if you click through and purchase. Ok - happy sewing!         Hi! Its Kate from Kate Shea Quilts and I’m back with another tutorial. I have been making...

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Two-Color Quilts Shine In Their Simplicity

Two-Color Quilts Shine In Their Simplicity

  Two-Color Quilts Shine In Their Simplicity By Rebecca Bratburd With the largest ever fabric palette in history available to us, it’s a wonderful time to be a quilter. Yet, two-color quilts, with their muted honesty, offer a welcome vacation from the high volume that life brings to us in this day and age. Amy from Sewn Handmade built her Scandinavian Series on monochromatic and two-tone quilts, and it’s worth a deeper consideration. Speaking to minimalists, color enthusiasts and everyone in between, two-color quilts transcend trends and maintain their classic appeal— forever. At the same time, two-color quilts can transform...

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