Book Review

Not your Grandma’s Gingerbread Man Garland

Every year, without fail, the holiday season barrels through our lives like a hurricane of lights, ornaments, and festivities. Whether you’re someone who strives for a 100% handmade holiday or someone who sprinkles sewing creativity into a select number of decorations and gifts, it can be hard to meet self-imposed goals starting only a month… Continue reading Not your Grandma’s Gingerbread Man Garland

Book Review

Southwestern Desert Medallion Quilt

I’ll admit that one of my favorite parts about working at Urban Spools is the moment when a box of new fabric or notions arrives at the store. About a year ago, I opened one of these packages and discovered Nancy Purvis’s debut book Quilting from Every Angle.  Flipping through the pages, I was struck by the beautiful… Continue reading Southwestern Desert Medallion Quilt