AGF Stitched: The Starling Quilt

 

This week we’re bringing you our latest AGF Stitched Quilt with a FREE pattern and video tutorial! Take flight with the Starling Quilt! The pops of bright color against white and dark gray make for a fun, modern quilt.

Starling Quilt

In addition to the pattern, we offer the Starling Quilt Kit for the 52.5″ x 52.5″ quilt top and binding that features the Prism Elements collection and the Oval Elements collection by Art Gallery Fabrics.

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Sew in Love: We’re halfway there!

Ohhhh we’re halfway there! Edyta Sitar of Laundry Basket Quilts is thrilled to be able to share her love of quilting with fellow quilters by introducing her latest book with It’s Sew Emma, the Sew in Love Book. We are at the middle mark of the Sew in Love Quilt and have made 6 of the 12 gorgeous sweetheart blocks. If this quilt is eye candy to you, pick up a copy of Edyta’s Sew in Love Book, some fabrics that you absolutely love, and join in!

Edyta sewed her Sew in Love Quilt using her Little Sweethearts collection for Andover Fabrics however you can sew it in any collection of your choice. We also have Sew in Love Silhouettes, foundation paper, templates and Aurifil thread boxes to help you make your Sew in Love Quilt!

So grab your copy of the Sew in Love Book (if you don’t have yours yet, get it HERE) and follow along with the video tutorials by Edyta to make the first 6 sweetheart blocks!

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Join the Party – Introducing our Witch’s Night Out Quilt Kit!

We are sew excited to introduce our Witch’s Night Out Quilt Kit! This whimsical quilt tips a pointy black hat to some of the hallmarks of Halloween: black cats on broomsticks, flying bats, witchy hats, cauldrons and pumpkin patches.

Our kit includes the Witch’s Night Out Book by It’s Sew Emma and the All Hallow’s Eve fabric for the 57.5″ x 64.5″ quilt top and binding. We also include a FQS exclusive spooktacular tote bag. A coordinating backing set is available separately.

This new kit is from It’s Sew Emma’s Witch’s Night Out Book, and it’s all fun, no fright! In additional to the main quilt, the book also includes a bonus Pumpkin Patch Tablerunner that will enchant you.

The Witch’s Night Out quilt features Fig Tree Quilt’s All Hallow’s Eve fabric collection for Moda Fabrics. The colors and prints in this collection are the right blend of vintage, romance and classic Halloween. The eclectic mix of oranges, grays and blacks are a perfect complement to the black cat, cauldrons and pumpkins in the Witch’s Night Out quilt.

 

The Premiere FQS Cross Stitch Kit: Bee Joyful!

Cross stitchers get your needles ready: we have our first original cross stitch kit, Bee Joyful! Go from start to finish with this adorable cross stitch pattern. Perfect for the spring, the Bee Joyful Cross Stitch Kit is a breath of fresh air with flowers and bees aplenty. This is our very first cross stitch kit and we cannot bee more excited!

The kit comes fully stocked with the Bee Joyful Cross Stitch Chart by Country Cottage Needleworks, Aida cloth and Cosmo embroidery floss curated by Fat Quarter Shop. If you love the pattern and want to make it in a different colorway, we have the Pattern sold separately and lots of cross stitch goodies to help you complete it! This cross stitch kit is great for cross stitchers of all levels and a perfect first cross stitch project.

Bee sure to grab yours today, and if you make your own version, share it to social media with the hashtag #beejoyful so we can see and share your work! And be sure to tune in to Kimberly’s Flosstube on our Youtube channel to get tips and tricks on cross stitching!

Happy Stitching!

2019 Threadology Quilt Along – Fabric Requirements

Welcome to the Fat Quarter Shop 2019 charity quilt along, the Threadology Quilt Along! We are kicking off this year’s quilt along with the fabric requirements for the gorgeous Threadology Quilt! Whether you decide to make the Threadology Quilt like ours using the Little Snippets collection by Bonnie & Camille for Moda Fabrics (quilt kits available here) or use your own, here are the fabric requirements to make this year’s charity quilt.

DOWNLOAD FABRIC REQUIREMENTS HERE

Also, be sure to read to the bottom for exclusive information on extra settings we will be doing for the Threadology blocks this year!

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The 2019 Limited Edition Cupid Box

Roses are red, violets are blue, we have a box that is fun and new! Our Cupid Box is loaded with an assortment of four items that will make your heart pound! The fabric is as sweet as could be and includes the finishing to make the featured project included. This box will certainly get you in the mood to sew!

This box is limited so don’t find yourself heartbroken by missing out on it. Pick up yours today!

Top 5 Quilt Clubs to Sew in 2019

We have sew many exciting projects planned for 2019! From Block of the Month Clubs to exclusive Quilt Alongs, there’s something for every sewing season and reason here at the Fat Quarter Shop. We’ve gathered our list of Top 5 Clubs you definitely don’t want to miss out on this year! 

1. Threadology, 2019 Charity Quilt Along

Come spool around with us! The Threadology Quilt Along is our 2019 quilt for a cause benefiting the Make-a-Wish of Central and South Texas while joining in the fun of Threadology! (We even have a Quilt Kit to help you make a quilt like ours!) The Threadology Quilt Along will include free video tutorials for all the blocks and a few surprises along the way!  This year’s charity quilt along runs from February to June 2019.

 

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Set the table with the Riley Blake Table Runner Club

Get ready, get set, (table) run! The newest Riley Blake club is here and we are oh sew ready for gorgeous tables that will be gorgeously set with the runners from the Table Runner Club!

Beginning in March 2019, the Table Runner Club provides one seasonally themed table runner in a kit complete with all the pattern and all the fabric to make the table runner packaged in a keepsake box each month for one year (backing not included).

At the end of the program, you’ll be armed with 12 table runners, perfect for every gathering area and every season! Here’s a look at all of the table runners you will be making as a part of the club:

Have your favorite gathering places will always be up to date by signing up for the Riley Blake Table Runner Club today!

Happy Quilting!

Quilty Resolutions you can get on board with in 2019!

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It’s officially the start to 2019 and the new year brings new resolutions! Whether your resolution is to finish your unfinished objects of 2018, organize your sewing area, or discover new projects, here are some quilty new year’s resolutions we got from our quilty friends that you can get on board with this year! Be sure to read to the bottom to see the details about a New Year’s Resolution GIVEAWAY.

2019 Quilty New Year’s Resolutions

1. Repurpose your scraps – Rather than store the scraps from your quilt in your stash, give your hand at transforming them into a Patchwork Pinwheel! Kimberly is planning on making a Patchwork Pinwheel from each of her finished quilts from this year and then making all of those into a completed quilt. This is a great way to see all of your quilts in one place at the end of 2019! Watch the tutorial Kimberly did on her livestream where she uses 1″ Half Square Triangle Paper to make them.

Kimberly's Patchwork Pinwheels

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