Wednesday, March 12, 2014

OMG ... so much NEW THINGS FOR YOU!!!


  

Wow... these past two days have been exploding with NEW things for all of you... books, fabrics, fun blog postings.... !  Visit these sites and see what's NEW!!!

First... let's go to Marcus Fabrics...wow... their blog "MarcusMentions" is full of great news... from...




This beautiful FREE Pattern... designed by Marcus's very own designer Faye Burgos!!!  All People Quilt magazine and Marcus have teamed up together...   Click here to read all about it:  Marcus Mentions Blog

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Then... we have National Quilting Day - 
March 15    


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Check out Carol Hopkins (I LOVE HER!) new book - CIVIL WAR LEGACIES II!  There are patterns inside that you simply cannot resist!  




PLUS...she highlights Enduring Legacy - 
Judy Rothemel's new line of fabric!!




Do you just not want to curl up in these quilts and never get up?

Look at those little snowball blocks... !  Oh my!!


Then.... we move over to Red Crinoline's Blog....

to get a quick peek at Paula Barnes R & B Tavern fabric... soon to be released!!  Hello... can you say... "simply luscious"???
Mary Ellen is getting ready to make a brand new quilt from these little beauties... (she's so stinkin' lucky.... darn it!)




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oh... and let's don't forget Pam Buda's blog... she's the "sew-a-long-queen" and another one is beginning with her NEW fabric from Marcus Brothers... Prairie Stitches  Heartspun Quilts Blog.

AND... soon... very soon... Vicky and I will be able to see our new strike-offs (from the manufacturing mill) of our new line that will release for spring - called "Farmhouse Blooms"!  Here are a few pictures of the color palette...  We are so excited about these colors... perfect for all of our patterns we are designing!



Look what all you have to look forward to!!!!!  Isn't the life of fabric and quilting simply the "icing on the cake"?  

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Oh... and MORE FUN AND EXCITING NEWS!!!.... 


Jan Vaine's "Tea and Stitches" Retreat is getting some great designers that will be attending!!!  We are so excited to have Joyce Weeks - from Geoff's Mom pattern company!!  She's coming all the way from Utah to join Jan's class!!!  She's a doll and everyone will love having her in class!  Geoffs Mom Blog


Then... Lisa Bongean - Primitive Gatherings and 3 of her buddies are coming... from Wisconsin, Delaware... and other states to stitch!  They all needed some R & R in sunny Florida (they've had nasty weather this year) so we're going to order up some awesome sunshine for them!   Read all about it in Lisa's blog...  Lisa's Blog

Then... sign up NOW and join us!!!   Retreat Information

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Ok... I think that is enough excitement for all of you today.... it's time for me to let you dig through the blogs and websites... I'm off to my sewing machine!!!

Chat with you all soon!

Gloria



3 comments:

Joyce said...

It will be sew much fun! I can't wait!!!

Miriam said...

Ohh I love that first quilt!

I will be looking for Jan's new book too.

Samplings from Spring Creek said...

WOW! So much quilty goodness--beautiful fabrics and I'm desperately trying to reduce my stash