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    12 Feb Hearts

      Happy Pre-Valentines Day!     I had been planning on presenting a whole week’s worth of fun Valentine Day craft ideas from a variety of sources. But since it is February 12th already (Where the heck did JANUARY GO?) I will be l...

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    08 Feb Announcing The Splendid Sampler

      I talked a little about the grand year-long adventure starting this month called The Splendid Sampler Sew Along awhile back. Here’s my first “official” post on the Blue Nickel about it. Already there are over 10,000 quilte...

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    06 Feb One Fabric Nation — Sweethearts Giveaway

      Well, I finished the Pastel Flame On! top.  What do you think?     If you missed it, I showed you the beginnings of this quilt here when I introduced David Walker’s Sweethearts line for Free Spirit Fabrics.  I am so delighte...