So the Emmy’s just happened, and we loved the glamorous red carpet looks. Cheers to Uzo Aduba for her “Orange Is the New Black” win! (If you’ve seen the television show, she plays the character of “Crazy Eyes”). In fact, we were so inspired that we’ve decided to make an entire blog post about stars […]
Explore the art of quilting with these quilting tutorials, roundups, and inspirational posts.
Karin Jordan is one of FaveQuilts’ most prolific quilt designers. Hardly a week goes by that she isn’t submitting some new amazing design, from baby quilts to home decor. Karin’s tutorials are clear, easy-to-read, and beautifully photographed. As a perennial favorite on the site, we asked her a few questions about her experience as a quilter and […]
Quilt blocks are the foundation of quilting. If you’re looking to dabble into quilting, constructing a few quilt blocks is a good way to start. All of these quilt blocks only require sewing in straight lines, so you don’t have to worry about pesky curves. Contrary to popular belief, easy quilt blocks don’t have to […]
Let’s have some fun. For those of you who are new and just starting to quilt, welcome. For our experienced hands in the house, you’ve come to the right place. Sewing a quilt together can be frustrating, heart-wrenching, and overall a long process; but everyone that’s gone on the quilting journey knows how absolutely rewarding […]
Everyone loves a good quilt block pattern. Whether you’re making a set of blocks to make a full project, creating a block inspiration book, or just looking to practice with leftover scraps, quilt blocks are a great way to flex your creative muscles. So if you’re looking for patterns to whip up in an afternoon, […]
Wow, we’re already halfway through the summer. Still want to quilt? Of course you do! At Seams and Scissors, we’re all about finding every opportunity to create a quilt, and we believe we struck gold with these 11 Bed Quilts for the Close of the Summer. Sew a bed quilt that recalls that golden sun dancing […]
If you’re entering the brave new world of quilting, you might need a few new gadgets for your workroom. Before we get into the nitty gritty, you should know that quilting is an up-and-coming area of sewing. But why? Quilting is an excellent way for a beginner seamstress to hone her quilting skills. The majority […]