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I’m back in Seattle after another whirl wind Quilt Market in Houston. It’s an incredible undertaking each and every time participating in the exhibiting process – it always seems like I’ve suddenly joined a traveling circus during these events. I … Continue reading
Learning something new can be kind of (ok… very) intimidating, but there are times in life when we have to bite the bullet and learn something new if we want to get from here to there. I spent a lot … Continue reading
It’s hard to believe it’s been more than a month since I returned from trip to Sweden & Finland. My goal for this trip was to immerse myself in the Scandinavian design aesthetic and culture, which is what inspires much … Continue reading
Last week during a trip to San Francisco, I had the pleasure of visiting the office of Oliso Iron and spending some time with the owners Shann and Ehsan Alipour. Ehsan is the inventor of this amazing iron and Shann … Continue reading
Our days in Stockholm were spent roaming the streets and waterways, visiting Skansen (Sweden’s largest open air museum), and doing A LOT of window- shopping! We arrived in the midst of the Mid Summer (or Mid Sommar) celebrations and next … Continue reading
I’m finally coming up for air after a couple of wonderful, inspiring weeks traveling with my Mom to Stockholm, Sweden and Helsinki, Finland. Having strong family roots in Scandinavia – my Mom is 100 percent Swedish and my Dad… half-Swedish … Continue reading
Quilt Market Recap Quilt Market was held in Portland, Oregon on May 16 through 19. This amazing event is the quilt industry’s semi-annual trade show. It is here that designers of quilt-related patterns, fabrics and notions gather to showcase their … Continue reading
Was so great seeing so many of you at Market in Portland! Thank you everyone for all the luv that makes it happen!!
It’s hard to believe we are heading off to Portland and Spring Quilt Market once again NEXT week! We’ve got some friendly dinosaurs who are eager to get out of the studio and meet everyone! We’ll be hanging out in … Continue reading