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Build-a-Block / Build-a-Quilt

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Build-a-Block / Build-a-Quilt

I want to introduce a new concept I'm calling Build-a-Block, Build-a-Quilt! The first design utilizing this new concept is my Gem Stones Star Sampler.

Here's how it works: In the Gem Stones Star Sampler, the block building begins with a traditional 8-point star that you build upon with 3 different pieced surroundings, creating very unique blocks along the way.

This is a 5 designs in ONE pattern series where we will show the instructions for each of the elements needed for...

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Project Roundup: Majestic & Gem Stones

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Project Roundup: Majestic & Gem Stones

There is nothing I love more than seeing what other people make with my fabrics! Today I am sharing all the lovely projects that were made on the Riley Blake Designs Blog Tours with both Majestic and Gem Stones.

First up are these gorgeous pillows by Cream Craft Goods! Aren't they just too pretty?! Click HERE to visit her original blog post and see more photos from this project.

Next we have these darling summer dresses made by @sarai_hobbies!...

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The Results are IN! Part 2

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The Results are IN! Part 2

If you missed Part 1 of this blog post, click HERE to go back and read it.

For those of you who took our survey (thank you again) you may remember the last question gave you free reign to tell us all about the kind of quilts you most like to make! These answers in particular helped give unique insight to what it is you want when you buy a pattern.

There were so many different answers but in the end your responses fit under three main 'umbrellas': simple quilts, more involved piecing, and appliqué.

I...

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The Results are IN! Part 1

Posted by Gerri Robinson on

The Results are IN! Part 1

A few weeks ago we sent a survey out to our wonderful newsletter subscribers to find out more about all of you! If you are not receiving our newsletters click HERE to subscribe! We promise to only send you fun, beautiful things and exclusive deals.

I want to say THANK YOU to all of you who took the survey and share some of the results with you!

For all 22% of you who are advanced quilters looking for more intricate and challenging patterns- I have the perfect thing!

 

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Here at Quilt Market!

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Here at Quilt Market!

I had a wonderful time at this Spring's Quilt Market in Kansas City! It is always so great to see my friends in the industry and to get to showcase my new lines. 

In my booth this market I had pieces from my Rose Garden collection (available HERE), Gem Stones collection (available HERE), and my brand new line, Serenity, coming soon!

Here's some photos of what I had on display for Gem Stones! These quilts and fabrics are so much...

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