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MS episode 102:: Vacilando Quilting Co.

Laura is a modern quilting who is self taught with a thriving online shop. Laura and I chat about how she travels around the country sewing for her online shop. There are many highs and lows of owning an online shop but when you are constantly traveling and have limited space in a travel trailer. She is like a sewing powerhouse in a tiny space. I loved learning more about her process and what is to come for Vacilando Quilting Co. Click on the link in profile for the episode.

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Handmade Holiday:: Travel Stitching

I have been away from my sewing machine more than I would like lately. I usually have a project to take along with me but I have finished all of the ones in my take along bag. I find that I yearn for something to keep my hands occupied and busy. Okay maybe I should… Read More

Bonnie Hunter podcast episode 101

MS episode 101:: Bonnie Hunter of Quiltville

Bonnie Hunter is a quilter that is full of helpful information that will make you a better and more efficient with her tips and tricks. She has taught at so many guilds and retreats I have lost count and she even hosts vacation tours and cruises for quilters. She is someone I had to have on the podcast so you can know more about her amazingness! Click on the link in the profile for more.

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Let’s get our SEWING MOJO back with Suzy Quilts

I think we have all had that moment when we walk up to the sewing machine and just can’t find the creative energy. We don’t know where it went but it is not there. We walk away feeling defeated. There is also those times we have such a BIG project to tackle but need something to get the creative juices flowing. Suzy Quilts is here to help! Click on the blog post title for more info!

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MS episode 100:: Siobhan Rogers

Siohban Rogers is an from a long line of makers and creatives. She, like most of us, came to quilting when she started to have friends who were having babies and quilts seemed like the perfect gift. That was her start to a passion for sewing and quilting which has lead her to publish many patterns in magazines, online, and her first book, By the Block. You are going to love hearing all about her journey. Click on the blog post title for show notes.

Suzy Quilts goes to Sew Pro

MS episode 099:: Suzy Quilts goes to Sew Pro Convention

Suzy from Suzy Quilts attended the recent Sew Pro Convention in Chicago. I invited Suzy on the podcast to chat about some of her top take aways from the convention. She also has two blogs posts up about her thoughts on Click on the post title for more…

Night Bunnies Quilt Luna Sol

Luna Sol Blog Hop

Watch out for shooting bunnies, stars, and space flowers!!!! Luna Sol has arrived bringing colorful spectrum of burning sunrises and calming sunsets. This is such a fun collection. But I wanna back it up a little for a minute so stay with me… When I attended Quilt Market in 2014 I was at a Robert… Read More


Janome Horizon Memory Craft Review and Project:: Spooky Quilt Tutorial

Hi Modern Sewciety readers and podcast listeners! Today I have a very Spooky Quilt Tutorial for you and a fun review of the Janome Horizon Memory Craft 9400. I know it is a real beauty isn’t it? Just feast your eyes on all of that awesomeness. This is a sponsored post and I was sent a… Read More


MS episode 098:: Amy from Stitchery Dickory Dock Quilts

Buy Amy’s Book, The Quilt Block Cookbook below:: Stitchery Dickory Dock Amy on Instagram Sugar Block Club Stitchery Dickory Dock tutorial Amy’s last book, For Keeps: Meaningful Patchwork for Everyday Check out Amy’s classes on Craftsy below: Learn to Quilt: Charming Baby Quilt Also check out the sale going on now at Craftsy to find some… Read More


MS episode:: BONUS #31daystohappy with A Crafty Fox

Amanda and I are not a doctors and nothing we say in the podcast is a substitute for medical advice. If you are suffering from a medical condition or unhealthy thoughts, please seek help immediately. Click here to read the disclaimer. the #31daystohappy posts from A Crafty Fox A Crafty Fox blog Westwood Acres – Amanda’s online fabric… Read More