Urban Folk Home Style, Mid century modern, New Vintage, Modern Old-fashioned, Sewing and Decor books, Banyan Batiks

Urban Folk Book Club

Book Club - Urban Folk Style Hey there! Today I want to talk a little bit about Urban Folk Style which is the tagline I made up a few years ago to describe the Blue Nickel vibe. I felt like I needed to define my style somehow, but all of the taglines I liked were being used by other designers. I came up with Urban Folk to cover my love of modern urban lines in design combined with my love of organic and wonky not-so-precise woodsy, folksy concepts....

Great Quilting Blog, Informal Survey, Blue Nickel Studios, What Makes a Great Blog? Fabric Reviews? Interviews? Puzzles? Why do you read blogs?

What Is A Great Quilting Blog?

So my question for you today is this - Why do you stop by the Blue Nickel? How can the Blue Nickel become a great quilting blog? Or maybe the question is what can make the Blue Nickel blog a better quilting blog?  The other day I read a couple of my First posts (10 years ago!) and I thought about how much some things have changed and some have not changed that much. I think my "voice" is pretty much the same, but the...

Patty Young Blog Tour, Flit and Bloom, Patty Young Fabric, Riley Blake Fabrics, Christmas 1964 Quilt Pattern, Blue Nickel Studios, Blue Nickle Studios, Scott Hansen Quilts,. Quilting, Patchwork, Feminine Fabrics, Teal, Pink, Grey, Gray

Flit and Bloom Blog Tour

Welcome to my day on the Blog Tour for Patty Young's Flit and Bloom! I was so glad to be asked to be part of Patty's Blog Tour, I always love the chance to play with new fabric, Right?! First a little bit about Patty that you may not know. We have known each other at least 10 years I think! We met when she was just starting out designing fabric but had been doing Mod Kid clothing designs for a time already I believe. She and...