Bobbin In Quilts Blog

Visit to the Utah Quilt Guild Museum

Utah Quilt Guild Museum
You should go check out the Utah Quild Guild Museum at the This is the Place Heritage Park in Salt Lake City, Utah. There are so many cool historical quilting things to see there!

Utah Quilting and Sewing Marketplace (aka UQSM)

UQSM prize bag
UQSM is my favorite quilting show. I always save up my money and plan out a day to go. 

Counterbalance Quilt Pattern - Formally the Violet Burst Quilt

Counterbalance Quilt Pattern
My most recent finish is the remake of the Violet Burst Quilt Pattern. It is now known as the Counterbalance Quilt Pattern.

Weekly Update - More Polyester Pants!

Seven polyester throw quilts
Seven more throw quilts made out of polyester pants!

The Second (of two) Holiday Ornament Table Runners

The second holiday ornament table runner
This is a continuation from this post where I tried to make a holiday ornament table runner.  To sum it up, I made it and didn't like it, so I finished it and decided to make another one. 

The First (of two) Holiday Ornament Table Runners

Circle Holiday Table Runner
For December, I wanted to make a holiday themed table runner. I couldn't decide on what kind to make. Ornaments seemed like they would be fun to make. Check out how it turned out!

How to Make Mitered Corners on Quilt Binding

How to make mitered corners on a quilt binding
Don't know what a mitered corner is? Think of it like an envelope closure for the corners. I will show you two ways to make them. 

Free Quilting Tutorial - Easy Fall Mini Quilt

Free Quilting Tutorial - Easy Fall Mini Quilt

Its starting to get cooler outside. I am ready for Fall!  This mini quilt or mug rug is the perfect for the season. It is quick and easy, and it looks harder than it is!

My Three Favorite Presser Feet for Quilting

One of the three main presser feet that I use while quilting.

When I am putting together a quilt, I always have a few key tools right at hand. Included in those tools are three presser feet. 

Free Tutorial - Simple and Fast Sunflower Mini Quilt

Sunflower Mini Quilt
A free tutorial on how to make this fast and easy Sunflower Mini Quilt! Perfect for summer home decor!

Weekly Update - Quilt Show and Sewing

Quilts hanging from a balcony at the quilt show.

I had the opportunity to go to a quilt show that was put on by a lady from the quilt guild I am in. Her name is Cheryl Barlow.

Technique Tuesday - YoYo Tutorial

Fabric YoYo tutorial
Yoyos are so much fun to make. They are quick and easy, and add a splash of texture and dimension to any quilt.