FaveQuilts’ Top Five Quilt Films and Documentaries

FQ Top 5 Films

We’ve talked before about our favorite novels about quilting, and all the ways that quilting affects our lives, from charity quilting to quilt guilds. The best part of quilting is the community built into it; people who understand that “fat quarter” isn’t an insult and exactly how much work the gift of a quilt requires, especially […]

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Classic vs. Contemporary: Which Style of Art Quilt Reigns Supreme?

Eye Candy Quilt Art Tutorial

This past weekend, my boyfriend and I finally found time to visit the Art Institute of Chicago. After wandering through a few hallways occupied by contemplating Roman gods made of cool marble and archaic jade figurines from China, we found ourselves at a dead end between two exhibits. To the left of us was a […]

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FaveQuilts Giveaway: Cutting Edge Art Quilts

Cutting Edge Art Quilts

Every quilting style is unique, and with the industry expanding more and more every day, new ways of quilting are making themselves known. One of these genres, art quilting, has been around for decades, but is not as common when it comes to tutorials. The editors at FaveQuilts were lucky to get their hands on […]

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Quilt Market in Photos

From Kaleidoscope Kreator Software booth

So I came home from International Quilt Market four days ago already, and I still feel like I’ve barely had a chance to catch my breath! But I wanted to take the time to show all our FaveQuilts readers the wonderful things I saw there, (or at least the wonderful things I remembered to photograph). […]

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National Sewing Month: My Favorite Quilting Memories

"Wild Child" art quilt from fiber artist Barbara Olsen

Dear Readers, It’s National Sewing Month! To celebrate, AllFreeSewing.com is hosting a special blog series throughout the entire month. Check back daily for posts featuring our favorite projects, new sewing videos and tutorials, guest blogs from talented designers and more. We’re also giving away a HUGE sewing prize at the end of the month. You […]

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Inspiration for Quilters at CHA

Clover Art Quilt

Most of you probably don’t know that despite being the editor of FaveQuilts.com, I’m essentially a novice quilter. Before I took on the launch of this awesome new quilting website, I had made approximately two-and-a-half quilts and one quilted potholder. However, with the help of my wonderful editorial director and quilting guru, Linda, I have […]

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