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Auto DraftYou have to see how I quilted this quilt!
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You have to see how I quilted this quilt!

My goal whenever I quilt is to accentuate the fabric and the quilt design. With Modern Trip Around the World, I love to do that with a combination of the Slim and Archie Rulers designed by Angela Walters for Creative Grids. In the video I show you how to think through your quilt path before […]
Auto Draft3 Ways to Use a Panel in a Quilt!
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3 Ways to Use a Panel in a Quilt!

We all love quilt panels. They’re gorgeous and can either be used all as one piece in the center of the quilt, or cut up to showcase your favorite parts. In today’s video I give you three examples of how my daughter and I have used panels in quilts to give you some ideas on […]
Auto DraftOrganizing my ENTIRE Tula Pink Stash!
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Organizing my ENTIRE Tula Pink Stash!

I found new stackable clear acrylic bins that are PERFECT for storing and displaying fat quarters, half yards and yard cuts. I do have to fold my fat quarters a little bit different to make them short enough to allow the bins to be stacked. I show you how I do it and then you […]
Auto DraftNew Sewing Themed Fabric Bundles and Kits!
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New Sewing Themed Fabric Bundles and Kits!

Today’s new arrivals are all sewing themed! We’ve got not one, but two sample bundles and coordinating yardage, AND a new Split Nine patch quilt kit filled with beautiful modern sewing-themed prints. These would make great sewing-themed quilting projects like pillows and pillowcases. But you also can take our completely FREE Beginner Quilting Course on […]
Auto DraftTop 10 Rainbow Quilt Patterns
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Top 10 Rainbow Quilt Patterns

I LOVE a good rainbow quilt. I’ve designed A LOT of them over the years. There’s just something about seeing the colors transfer in a bright, bold color order. I’ve compiled a list of my top 10 rainbow quilt patterns for you all. Most of them are fat quarter-friendly. I hope you enjoy this burst […]
Auto DraftQuilting Cosmos – Quilting a pebble background filler and rulerwork for an EPIC quilt!
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Quilting Cosmos – Quilting a pebble background filler and rulerwork for an EPIC quilt!

***The full 1-hour, 28-minute COMMERCIAL-FREE course on how to quilt Cosmos is available here: https://academy.quiltaddictsanonymous.com/course/quilting-a-pebble-background-filler-and-rulerwork-cosmos/ When I took on the task of quilting Cosmos, designed by Stephanie Brennan using my fabric collection Nocturne, I knew it needed to be epic. I chose separate quilting designs for each border, all three blocks and background. I chose […]
Auto DraftQuilting the Onesie Baby Quilt: Stipple Meander and Dealing with “Problem Children” Quilt Blocks
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Quilting the Onesie Baby Quilt: Stipple Meander and Dealing with “Problem Children” Quilt Blocks

***The full quilting video is available in the Onesie T-Shirt Quilt Course. It is $14.99 and available at Quilt Addicts Anonymous Academy: https://academy.quiltaddictsanonymous.com/course/onsie-t-shirt-quilt/ I had so much fun creating the Onesie T-Shirt quilt out of my kids baby and toddler clothes, and in today’s video you’ll see a sneak peak at how I quilted it, […]
Auto DraftNew Course! “Piecing a Onesie T-Shirt Quilt” Available at Quilt Addicts Anonymous Academy!
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New Course! “Piecing a Onesie T-Shirt Quilt” Available at Quilt Addicts Anonymous Academy!

***The Onesie T-Shirt Quilt Course is $14.99 and is available at Quilt Addicts Anonymous Academy: https://academy.quiltaddictsanonymous.com/course/onsie-t-shirt-quilt/ I was so excited to contribute a quilt pattern to “Patchwork T-Shirt Quilts,” a compilation book created by my publisher Fox Chapel Publishing that gives you 14 different T-Shirt Quilt patterns.  The book was released Tuesday, and we have […]
Auto DraftTake a tour of our new education website!
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Take a tour of our new education website!

We’ve quietly launched our new website, Quilt Addicts Anonymous Academy. This is a new website that contains more than 100 COMMERCIAL FREE quilting and sewing courses. We’re really excited about all the features, including the ability to easily find the patterns you want to learn to make, keep track of your progress, attend live virtual […]
Auto DraftThis Moda fabric is perfect for a summer quilt!
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This Moda fabric is perfect for a summer quilt!

We just got in a Wild Blossoms Bundles by Robin Pickens for Moda Fabrics and it is PERFECT for a summer quilt! The vibrant blossoms, little bees buzzing around and a rainbow ombre of wildflowers that changes color across the entire width of fabric is absolutely fabulous. This is one of those fabric collections that […]
Auto DraftQuilting Celestial: Custom Diamond Wavy Lines
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Quilting Celestial: Custom Diamond Wavy Lines

I had exactly one day to quilt Celestial, our latest Stashin’ with Stephanie quilt. So I needed a quilting design that was both fast, and would do justice to the spectacular diamonds throughout the quilt. I ended up with something I lovingly called the Wavy Line Special. I followed the shape of the diamonds to […]
Auto DraftTula Pink Everglow is HERE!
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Tula Pink Everglow is HERE!

We know you’ve been waiting for it! Tula Pink Everglow has arrived! The neon fabrics from the master of the rainbow is officially at Quilt Addicts Anonymous! We’ve got fabric bundles, yardage backing fabric and coordinating backgrounds from True Colors. We stocked up for you all. I loved adding this collection to my Tula Stashin […]
Auto DraftIntro to Rulerwork – Supplies you need
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Intro to Rulerwork – Supplies you need

Quilting with Rulers 5-Pack Kit: I am so excited to announce Intro to Rulerwork, a new course we have coming on May 2! I lover rulerwork because it makes me look like a much better quilter than I am. You just need to learn how to keep your ruler foot in contact with your special […]
Auto DraftYou’ve got to see these ombres 😍
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You’ve got to see these ombres 😍

OMG I love a good ombre, and this new collection from Lewis & Irene is absolutely fabulous. Unlike most ombres, the color change happens from selvage to selvage, so you get a longer color transfer. And with super vibrant colors and a silky texture, this digital printed ombre collection is an absolute must have. My […]
Auto DraftNew Heather Bailey from FIGO Fabrics!
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New Heather Bailey from FIGO Fabrics!

Modern fabric designing powerhouse Heather Bailey is now with FIGO Fabrics, the modern division of Northcott Fabrics and we’ve got her latest line – Local Honey. This vibrant magenta, green and yellow collection is beautiful and will make some fabulously bright and cheery quilts. Her show-stopping bee print is very Tula-esque with it’s attention to […]
Auto DraftYou HAVE to see this paint-inspired fabric!
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You HAVE to see this paint-inspired fabric!

We have a fabulous new collection in the shop this week. We received Zen Garden from Stephanie Brandenburg. Stephanie has been designing fabric for years, but recently partnered with Northcott Fabrics for the printing and distribution of her brand Frond Design Studios. Stephanie is a painter first and all over her fabric collections are inspired […]
Auto DraftHow to do a fabric pull!
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How to do a fabric pull!

Choosing fabric can be one of the hardest parts of the quilting process. Often when we choose a pattern, it’s because we love everything about it, including the original fabric that often is no longer available. So in today’s video I have Bobby Metcalf as my guest. He’s our newest Quilt Addicts Anonymous team member […]
Auto DraftWhat You REALLY Need as a new quilter!
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What You REALLY Need as a new quilter!

When you get started quilting the amount of supplies you need can be overwhelming. So for today’s video I break down the nine supplies you absolutely need to get started, and the nine you don’t. The catch is, the nine supplies are the same item, at different price points. I go over what kind of […]
Auto DraftWhat You REALLY Need as a new quilter!
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What You REALLY Need as a new quilter!

When you get started quilting the amount of supplies you need can be overwhelming. So for today’s video I break down the nine supplies you absolutely need to get started, and the nine you don’t. The catch is, the nine supplies are the same item, at different price points. I go over what kind of […]
Auto DraftCreating Knitted Texture with Quilting!
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Creating Knitted Texture with Quilting!

This month’s Stashin’ with Stephanie quilt design, Cables, was inspired by my other crafting love … knitting. Since the design resembles a knitted cable pattern, I thought it was only appropriate that I carry the knitting theme through to the quilting as well. I created a 1-inch square “V” stitch to mimic the look of […]
Auto DraftI’m keeping one of each of these for my stash!
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I’m keeping one of each of these for my stash!

We got two new collections by Stephanie Brandenburg for Frond Design Studios and I’m so in love with them, that I’m keeping one of each bundle for my personal stash! I’ve been of fan of Stephanie and her label Frond Design Studios for years, but started stocking her collections when she teamed up with Northcott […]
Auto DraftTop 4 Valentine’s Quilting Stencils!
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Top 4 Valentine’s Quilting Stencils!

We’ve got just over a month until Valentine’s Day and that’s plenty of time to finish up all your projects to enjoy with a chocolatey treat on February 14! To help you get motivated to quilt your creations, I’ve come up with a list of my top four Valentine’s Day quilting stencils from Full Line […]
Auto DraftEverything I Made in 2022!
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Everything I Made in 2022!

I hope you all are enjoying a great start to 2023! We though we’d kick it off by taking a look back at everything I made in 2022. The Quilt Addicts Anonymous team collectively made A LOT of stuff of quilty goodies last year, so we kept this video just to my work and personal […]
Auto DraftModern triangle quilt that shows off your favorite fabric – Scatter
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Modern triangle quilt that shows off your favorite fabric – Scatter

It’s Stashin’ with Stephanie time again! This month’s new fat quarter friendly pattern is inspired by this month’s featured fabric, Belle Epoque by Stacy Peterson for FreeSpirit Fabrics. I’ve had so much fun making Scatter, this month’s Stashin’ with Stephanie design. We are using two-at-a-time half square triangles to make arrow blocks that really show off […]
Auto DraftQuilt Market Vlog 2022!
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Quilt Market Vlog 2022!

Quilt Market came back for the first time since the pandemic started and it lined up perfectly with my daughter’s fall break, so I bought tickets for her first plane ride ever to bring her along with me. Then I found out Quilts Inc, which hosts Market, has a minimum age of 14. Whoops! Thankfully […]
Auto DraftOMG! This fabric rainbow is a MUST SEE!
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OMG! This fabric rainbow is a MUST SEE!

I am absolutely in love with Color Play by Patti Carey for Northcott Fabrics. The bright, super saturated rainbow is absolutely perfect for anyone who appreciates color and would work well for kids quilts as well. The collection features several panels and running yardage where the rainbow ombre extends across the width of fabric. If you […]
Auto DraftShow & Tell! – Intro to Garment Sewing
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Show & Tell! – Intro to Garment Sewing

For our final video in our Intro to Garment Sewing series we wanted to have a little show and tell so you can get some ideas of garments you can make from quilting cotton. The Stephanie’s are joined by Courtney Berry, our video editor, and we take turns showing off the projects we’ve made over […]
Auto Draft13 Tips for Sewing with Kids
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13 Tips for Sewing with Kids

I’ve been sewing with my 8-year-old daughter Angela since she was 4 or 5, gradually tackling harder projects and giving her more to do at the sewing machine. She’s made placemats, quilts, dresses, stuffies and even a space helmet from cosplay foam. And today I’m going to share my top tips for sewing with kids […]
Auto DraftOMG you have to see these ombre prints!
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OMG you have to see these ombre prints!

We just got in Dragonfly Dreams by Deborah Edwards for Northcott Fabrics and it is absolutely amazing. The collection is stunning and contains some beautiful digital prints in rich hues of pink and magenta.  But the show stopping prints are the two ombres traveling from light to dark pink across the entire width of fabric. […]
Auto DraftBloopers! Sewing with my daughter …
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Bloopers! Sewing with my daughter …

You know there are going to be some bloopers when you make a sewing tutorial with kids πŸ˜‚ Products we used: Unicorn Love PDF Pattern: https://shop.quiltaddictsanonymous.com/product/unicorn-love-panel-quilt-pdf-download/ Unicorn Love Quilt Kit: https://shop.quiltaddictsanonymous.com/product/unicorn-love-quilt-kit-lap-sized/ Unicorn Love by Diane Neukirch for Clothworks Fabrics: https://shop.quiltaddictsanonymous.com/product-category/fabric/clothworks/unicorn-love/?orderby=date
Auto DraftFREE Intro to Garment Sewing Course Announcement!
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FREE Intro to Garment Sewing Course Announcement!

Welcome to the Intro to Garment Sewing course by Quilt Addicts Anonymous! https://www.quiltaddictsanonymous.com/introtogarmentsewing Stephanie Brennan, who has a degree in apparel design from Ball State University, will walk you through two simple skirt patterns step-by step. She’s designed two skirts for this course. The Simple Pull-On Skirt which can be customized to any measurement and […]
Auto DraftMy tips for MASTERING half-square triangles! #shorts
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My tips for MASTERING half-square triangles! #shorts

#shorts I designed Zig Zag, our September 2022 Stashin’ with Stephanie pattern, to show off all of the Love Struck prints and separate the light values from the background for a clearly defined block. This is the first time we’ve featured Paintbrush Studios for our Stashin’ with Stephanie collection. The colors are soft and calming […]
Auto DraftMaster half square triangles with Zig Zag!
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Master half square triangles with Zig Zag!

Zig Zag is the perfect pattern to master half square triangles and use a fat quarter bundle with a lot of light value prints. The block is designed to feature light fabrics in half square triangles in the center diagonal, surrounded by medium value squares and finally dark half square triangles to provide a clear […]
Auto DraftI found the PERFECT fabric for this quilt! #shorts
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I found the PERFECT fabric for this quilt! #shorts

I fell in love with this Star Sign pattern back in 2021, but had trouble finding fabric that matched the design perfectly. That’s until Dear Stella released its City of Stars fabric collection, which is packed with astrological symbols, flying Pegasi, shooting stars and constellations. The designs are truly out of this world, but the varying […]
Auto DraftThis fabric is GREAT for your inner detective! #shorts
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This fabric is GREAT for your inner detective! #shorts

#shorts Clueless is a fun, bright collection from Angela Pingel that is all about getting to the bottom of a good mystery with a female detective on the case. The funky colors make it great for any book lover in your life. Fat quarter bundle: https://shop.quiltaddictsanonymous.com/product/clueless-fat-quarter-bundle-by-angela-pingel-for-windham-fabrics/
Auto DraftI just used this FABULOUS fabric in a quilt! #shorts
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I just used this FABULOUS fabric in a quilt! #shorts

#shorts By request, we have made Glisten by Patrick Lose for Northcott Fabrics available as a fat quarter bundle. This is a fabulous bright basics collection. I just used it in a T-shirt quilt I made from my kids’ onesies and it turned out super cute. Fat Quarter bundle: https://shop.quiltaddictsanonymous.com/product/glisten-fat-quarter-bundle-by-patrick-lose-for-northcott/
Auto DraftJust arrived! New modern fat quarter bundles …
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Just arrived! New modern fat quarter bundles …

We just got some new fabric goodies you’re going to love. There’s a mix of bright and fun and moody abstract prints, so there’s something for everyone. First up, by request, we have made Glisten by Patrick Lose for Northcott Fabrics available as a fat quarter bundle. This is a fabulous bright basics collection. I […]