Free Sew Kind of Wonderful Patterns!

We want to remind all of our fabulous costumers that we have several fabulous free patterns always available on our website and make great gifts at this time of year! :)

This pattern is "Mini Trees" and it uses the QCRMini. 

(made by @shanschlosser)

(made by @imfeelincrafty)

This is "Fun Poinsettia" and it continues to be a favorite! This pattern uses the original QCR.

(made by @theunlikelyquilter) 

December 01, 2016 by Jenny

International Quilt Market and Festival! Always A Party!

International Quilt Market was a huge success and soooo much fun!!

After hours and hours of market prep we are always satisfied with the final result! 

Of course we can't let Halloween go by without a little bit of spooky fun! ;)

Meeting our quilting friends in person is one of our favorite things! 

And having the privilege to use Tula Pink's new line, Tabby Road, for our butterfly quilt was awesome!!...
November 19, 2016 by Jenny

The Big Reveal

Yes! Finally! Our big pattern reveal! We hope you will love our new patterns as much as we do! We're very excited about them! :)

Our new sampler pattern is called, Urbanologie. There are 12 different themed blocks and 3 different layouts to choose from!

Here are a few close ups of some these great blocks.

 Each block can be made into a beautiful quilt on its own!

How about these beautiful butterfly's...
October 25, 2016 by Jenny

New Themed Quilts and Life's Big Events!

Our machines have had quite the workouts!!
We're so excited about our new patterns that will be available the first part of November. Yay!!   

Here are a few sneak peeks! 

At the top is our very fun, brand new, 
Mod Strawberries! Yummy!!

 More scrumptious pineapples! 
Anybody hungry yet?? ;)

We had a lot of fun with themed patterns this time around, can you tell? And, there's so many more to show you!...
October 05, 2016 by Jenny

And the WINNER is.......

Thank you for all your comments and exploring our designs on Pattern Jam!

We are very pleased to be working with Emily Taylor of Pattern Jam.  We love her infectious passion for the quilting industry and the variety of ways people can be involved in this fun industry!

Our winner is Jodi!  

She said....

Blogger Jodi said...
I am very new to quilting (haven't finished one yet) but one of the things i find...
September 19, 2016 by Jenny

We LOVE Pattern Jam!

We are excited to announce we are partnering with Pattern Jam!  Pattern Jam is the world's easiest quilt design software.  One of its many features allows the user to access pre-loaded patterns and customize the fabrics and color layout..... How COOL is that!  Then the quilt is printed as a panel and sent directly to you :-)

Pattern Jam now has several of our original pattern designs. Check out the...
September 12, 2016 by Jenny

Tuesday Tip - Invisible Join Binding with Mitered Corners - Start to Finish

Yet, another binding technique! So many to choose from!

There are many different ways to bind a quilt. In fact, all three of us here at Sew Kind of Wonderful, bind our quilts just a little different from each other. Today's tip is just one more way to bind a quilt. This method uses the sewing machine from start to finish. 

Begin with your desired width of binding. 2 1/2 inch binding is pretty...
August 02, 2016 by Jenny

Digitized Quilting Designs by Sharon Perry for Sew Kind of Wonderful!


Last January, Jenny and Helen had a chance to meet up with the very famous Sharon Perry and her friend, Susan Smith, in Everett, Washington at Jenny's new quilting studio for a few hours.  Sharon was doing a little world traveling and made a special trip to Washington to meet us in person and take some photos of our quilts with custom quilting that has become our signature style. :-)

July 13, 2016 by Jenny

Tuesday Tip - Sharpie Markers and Squaring Up Blocks

Once again, a sharpie marker is so very useful and quite satsfying! :)

We recommend keeping a sharpie marker handy to place important square up marks on your QCR, QCRMini and square up rulers.

Place a small dot on your rulers at the square up mark's indicated in each of our patterns. 

We are using the blocks from each ruler's free table runner patterns, as examples.

These Sharpie marks will help you...
June 21, 2016 by Jenny

A Whole Lotta Chic Country Love!!

It's safe to say we and many other quilters have fallen in love with one of our newest patterns, Chic Country

We have made several ourselves!

We (Jenny, Helen and Sherilyn) have each made a Chic Country baby quilt for some special babies in our lives.

We perused IG and found so many awesome Chic Country creations!! 

This beauty was created by @rosecityquilter We love how she made the circles spin...
June 05, 2016 by Jenny