Coastline Blog Tour

It may not be spring yet but for the next three weeks it will sure look like it! Starting Monday, February 1st, Coastline fabrics will shine on 16 different blogger's posts. Extremely talented sewers from around the globe will showcase their projects using the various fabrics from my Coastline fabrics collection from Art Gallery Fabric.

Here's the schedule to help you follow along:


Feb. 1  Heidi Staples -

Feb. 2  Bethany Raymond -

Feb. 3  Lisa Mabey -

Feb. 4 Corinne Sovey -

Feb. 5 Raedene Averitt -

Feb. 8 Sue Stone -

Alexis Wright -

Feb. 9 Jennifer DeShazer -

Feb. 10 Kristen Wright -

Feb. 11 Katie Skoog -

Feb. 12 Cristy Stuhldreher -

Feb. 15 Sharon Mcconnell -

Feb. 16 Candice Ayala -

Feb. 17 Anorina Morris -

Feb. 18 Aida A. Valverde -

Feb. 19 Jessica Stewart -


What an awesome line-up hey? Are you excited? I sure am!!! There's been sneak peeks on some of the projects already on the makers social medias and they're gonna blow you away like a warm tropical breeze.

But wait, there's more! With each new collection I like to giveaway fabric and have a 20 piece bundle of fat quarters waiting for some lucky winner. Starting Monday, February 1st and running till the end of the tour on Friday, February 19th you can enter into a chance to win a bundle of Coastline fabrics. 


Rules to enter:

  • Be an Instagram user (sorry, private IG accounts do not show up in hashtag pool)

  • Repost your favorite image(s) from the Coastline Blog Tour on your Instagram account and include the hashtag #CoastlineFabricsGiveaway in your post to qualify - enter as many times as you like - entries from outside the USA are also welcome to enter 

I love getting comments here on my blog posts but sorry, those comments will not be counted as part of the drawing entries for the fabrics. So you will want to head over to Instagram and follow me there to see all the projects, easily follow your favorite makers, and repost your favorite tour pics to enter. Don't forget to also include the hashtag #CoastlineFabricsGiveaway when you repost!

I will randomly select the winner from the #CoastlineFabricsGiveaway hashtag pool on Friday, February 19th at 6:00 pm EST. The winner will be announced on my IG account and also here on the blog on Saturday, February 20th. 


July Recap and What's Coming in August

Whew, July was a busy month! I enjoyed playing Santa and giving away Sketchbook Aurifil thread sets, Sketchbook fabric fat quarter bundles and free quilting and sewing patterns.

Congratulations to the 5 lucky winners of this weeks quilting and sewing pattern giveaway!


Did you get to see the LookBook Art Gallery Fabrics put together for my Sketchbook collection? See the inspirational and beautifully compiled e-magazine here. Flip through the gorgeous pages and find sewing and quilting ideas.


Every Art Gallery Fabrics collection has a free quilt. I have designed Falling as the free Sketchbook fabrics quilt and you can get the pattern here.


Falling by Sharon Holland


Art Gallery Fabrics is giving away a fat quarter bundle of Sketchbook fabrics! Visit their blog for giveaway details and enter today! 

You can enter the give away by simply: 

  • Browsing the Sketchbook Lookbook
  • Leaving a comment below with the project you would like to make.

Giveaways ends August 10th at 3 pm EST. and the winner will be chosen using and announced on this very post. 


Sketchbook fabrics

Look ahead, August will also be an exciting month. I am honored to be part of Bonnie Christine's Cultive Blog Tour. I will be posting a new project using her beautiful Art Gallery Fabrics Cultivate fabrics. I love Bonnie's work and she is as lovely as she is talented. Be sure to check out her site and fabrics as I know you will love her too!

I will also be a guest blogger on award-winning author and sewist, JUNE McCRARY JACOBS blog as well as a guest blogger on McCall's Quilting blog--both later this month. Don't worry, I will post about the events so you don't miss a thing!

And, one more awesome event for August will be my own Sketchbook Blog Tour. I have joined forces with 5 talented ladies who will create swoon worthy sewn items with Sketchbook prints. You don't want to miss that or the chance to win more fabric!!!!! More detail to come, so stay tuned!