As quilters, one thing we never run out of is scraps. The leftover fabric from our projects piles up in our stashes and deciding how to use it all can be challenging. The FREE Star Streams Scrap Quilt Pattern is a great way to use […]
Announcing the Sew Scrappy Spools Quilt Along!
This new quilt along is sew scrappy! Join us for the Sew Scrappy Spools Quilt Along in 2023, designed by Lori Holt, with 14 scrappy blocks and one spool-worthy quilt setting. Keep reading for details about the Sew Scrappy Spools Quilt, and this new quilt along […]
Make this September Scrappy as can be with 6 Quilt Patterns for FQS Scrappy September!
This Scrappy September, we want you to raid your fabric stash and sew up something beautiful with all that’s left from your other projects. We quilters end up with lots of leftover fabrics, and that inspired us to get scrappy with our September sewing! This […]
We’re Happy to Announce this Scrappy Sew Along!
Join us for the Scrappiness is Happiness Quilt Along, inspired by Lori Holt’s new book, Scrappiness is Happiness! This quilt along is a little “extra,” as in using your extra fabric to make a scrappy sampler quilt! To join the 32-week Scrappiness is Happiness Quilt Along, gather your […]
Brick House Scrap Quilt – My 2022 Challenge
Do you ever wonder what to do with all your scraps from quilting? Maybe you put them in a bag to stash away for a “someday” project? Or if you’re really organized, you have a system for your fabric leftovers, trimming to size and sorting […]
Swirling Stars Quilt Along – My 2021 Challenge
Looking back at 2020, I sewed nearly 2 dozen quilts! I then took a piece from each project and created a scrappy Log Cabin Quilt. I challenged myself to try something new at the beginning of the year with the goal to be more efficient […]
Sew Your Scraps – Top 5 Stash-Busting Quilt Patterns
This September, I encourage you to sew up your scrap fabrics into something beautiful. When I sew, I end up with a lot of leftover fabrics. I wanted to see what I could make with those leftover fabrics and was inspired to get scrappy. This […]
Log Cabin Quilt Along – My 2020 Challenge
Looking back on 2019, I sewed at least a dozen quilts, most of them on a deadline, then turned them over to be photographed for books or other projects. I don’t usually see my quilts much after I’ve sewn them, and sometimes it’s hard to […]
How to use up your fabric scraps: Patchwork Pinwheels
With all my sewing projects throughout the year, I wanted to find a creative way to use up my scraps AND create something memorable that would capture moments from my projects throughout the year. For 2019, I’ve resolved to make patchwork pinwheels from my scraps, […]
Scrappy Project Planner Sew Along: Week 6 Finale!
It’s already the last week in the Scrappy Project Planner Sew Along, we can’t believe it! We hope that you have had sew much fun using your Scrappy Project Planner and Accessories! It’s time for the sixth and final exclusive Scrappy Project Planner Quilt: Fat […]
Introducing… the Scrappy Project Planner & Accessories from Bee in my Bonnet!
Hi friends! We have hot news from the Bee in my Bonnet studio. If you follow us on Instagram, you know that Kimberly’s been in SLC with her #bff Lori Holt, they’re up to something, and that something is the Scrappy Project Planner! And while […]
I Carried A Watermelon Quilt – Scrap Squad by Beth Helfter
One of Kimberly’s latest magazine quilts, Summer Love featured in the March/April issue of Quiltmaker, was featured in the latest Scrap Squad blog post on the Quilty Pleaseures blog. Scrap Squad is a new Quiltmaker team of readers who make scrappy versions published Quiltmaker quilts […]