December 2010 - Posts

Quilting The Kaye Wood Way Newsletter, Week of 12.29.10 - Happy New Year!

Join us for our last issue of the newsletter for 2010!

Our sale pages are bursting with

  • one of a kind items
  • HURT items
  •  "get it before the price goes up" items
  • clearance merchandise
  • and a few things thrown in there just for fun.

But a lot of the items are a "one only left in stock and they won't be reordered" thing, so hurry!

Also, tons of new stuff in the shop, from quilts and wallhangings, to home dec to wearables.

Completely Charming - 13 Projects to Make from Charm Packs

13 Projects to make from charm packs - all for only $11.50!

Pillows and coordinating table toppers are featured in this unique book by WhistlePig Creek Productions.

These completely charming pillows and toppers are made from fat quarters or charm squares. Make them for any season, or holiday, or as a quick, simple, easy gift. They are fun, and easy to do and will keep you wanting to make more!

Get your copy HERE

New In Our Shop - Fall Splendor by Lennie Honcoop of The Dutch Quilter

 Enjoy the beautiful colors of autumn with this unique and stylish wall hanging. Pattern comes with paper templates, list of supplies and detailed instructions. Aproximate size is 36" x 48". Perfect for variagated fabrics, hand dyeds, batiks and themed fabrics. Think beyond the pattern. Use the paper leaf templates to express the light and dark greens of spring and summer, or the browns of late fall and early winter. Maybe crystals with hot glue to simulate rain drops or ice crystals. So many options with this pattern!

Click HERE to watch a demonstration of Lennie Honcoop and her Hot Ribbon Art!

Click HERE to get this gorgeous pattern!

Clearance Sales Over At Our Shop!

New stuff coming in, older stuff going out. Get yours now!

Some only have 1 item left, don't be left out in the cold! We have books, patterns, rulers, stabilizers CDs and DVDs.

We have clearance merchandise, HURT items, regular sale items and "last chance to get it at this price" items. If you don't see it, it's because someone beat you to it, so hurry on over - we'll be adding new items all week.

New In Our Shop - Summer Days!

Dreaming of summer days?

Already tired of winter?

This wall hanging will have you in a nostalgic mood in no time. A Pail full of sunflowers, bordered by Ohio Star Flowers give this wall hanging a head's up toward sunnier days.

This Summer Days wall hanging is by Beth Ferrier of Applewood Farm. It's a perfect stash quilt. Also would look very pretty with old flour sack fabrics.

Our Summer Days Pattern is HERE

Giveaway - The Quilting Answer Book!

Solutions to Every Problem You’ll Ever Face; Answers to Every Question You’ll Ever Ask by Barbara Weiland Talbert

  • Perplexed about piecing?
  • Baffled by binding?
  • Curious about cutting?

With answers to more than 200 of your quilting questions, this handy little reference will earn a permanent place in your sewing room.

Stitchers of all levels will turn to it again and again for sensible solutions to difficult problems and step-by-step instructions for tricky techniques.

Barbara Weiland Talbert covers cutting, piecing, applique work, borders, binding, equipment, materials, and much more.

From quick-cutting geometric shapes to coaxing the wrinkles out of polyester batting, here is the best quilting advice on the block. How to get this book?  Hop over to our blog and leave me a comment

Sidelights - New In Our Shop!

Isn't this gorgeous? While we don't have the fabric, we're betting you have something similar, or maybe even better. Sounds like the perfect opportunity to go stash diving!

A large focal fabric is perfect for this Sidelights design. Have a piece you don't want to cut? This is perfect. Then, break out your large florals or other motifs and border your design. The perfect opportunity to create a one of a kind quilt or wallhanging to match any decor. Perfect!

Sidelights, designed by Kari Nichols for Mountain Peek Creations is so versatile you could use any fabric. Pick a themed fabric, then have fun picking contrasting fabrics to create this one-of-a-kind wallhanging.

Size: 46.5” x 62.5”


Sneek Peek At Our Sale For Next Week - Stained Glass Quilting At It's Best!

Stained Glass Diamonds Kit, View & Do Diamond Shape, and Stained Glass Pattern

Now, Kaye's beautiful Stained Glass Iris Wallhanging is available in kit form. The kit includes enough fabric and appliques to create 4 Iris panels, as well as a disk containing the embroidery designs and a tutorial.

By Dalco Home Sew. Kaye Wood's Stained Glass Pattern and View & Do Diamond Shape are also included

Finished size: 23" x 38"

Click HERE to get your own Stained Glass Iris Kit!

Rainforest Rings Tablerunner and Placemat by Alaskan Designer Lisa Moore - New In Our Shop!

Rainforest Rings is a celebration of the Sitka, Alaska area, and the Tongass National Rainforest. It is a beautiful place with lots of rain and trees.

 This table runner and bonus placemat pattern is perfect for any type of focal fabric.

  This is an easy pattern, with two techniques given for making the rings: easy turned edges with freezer paper or fusible web.

 The pattern gives instructions for using 4, 5 (pictured), or 6 rings. The sizes are 15” wide, by 40” (4 rings), 48” (5 rings), or 56” (6 rings). The interlocking rings are installed using easy appliqué, or fusible web. A bonus placemat is 12” x 18”. The instructions are well illustrated. rainforest rings, sitka alaska, lisa moore, quilts with a twist

Tablerunner and Placemat With A Twist, New In Our Shop!

This pattern is an excellent showcase for wonderful focal fabrics. The cover quilt shows an optional technique for including Kaleidoscope piecing in the focal blocks. The technique for setting the blocks is unique and so simple. The pattern instructions are fully illustrated and have been well tested. The table runner measures 15 ½” x 48 ½”. The pattern also includes a placemat, which measures 12” x 18 ½