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Contemporary quilts

Discover Pinterest’s 10 best ideas and inspiration for Contemporary quilts. Get inspired and try out new things.
The Quilting Edge: When In Doubt...Just Start Slashing

Don't worry...it's only fabric. Things were starting to look way too botanical for my taste, so the option I chose was, get the rotary c...

AHIQ: Improvisational Utility Quilts: Inspi(RED) is a Finished Quilt!

Inspi(RED) is my quilt for the early 2019 RED challenge and it is finally finished. There's a complete post for this one on my blog with more photos and links to the project's back story. Come on over and visit! Quiltdivajulie

Idea for challenge

Pictures - All from the scrap pile..... - I am definitely a scrap quilter and saver of scraps of all sizes... usually nothing less than an inch tho, thats pretty much my limit.... the colored strips finishes at 1/2 inch... I basically used the leftover scraps when i cut down my strip blocks that i made using phone book

Heather Kinion, handwork, quilt, hand quilted, modern, art

Enjoy 15 of some of my favorite modern quilts from QuiltCon 2018 in Pasadena, California. All descriptions were written by the makers. Do you have a favorite quilt you s

One Done, One to Begin

The above Cherrywood Great Wall quilt is all bound, washed and gifted to a friend's daughter who is graduating from medical school this weekend! Thanks to Shout Color Catchers, none of the colors ran onto the other colors! 😅 https://cherrywoodfabrics.com/search?q=great+Wall Up next, I'm going to start quilting Spice Market Warm - hurry! This is a very happy quilt 😊

Gathering Ideas for Modern Scrappy Quilts

This winter I'm in a bit of a sewing slump. I've decided instead of buying more fabric--I want to use what I have on hand, but use it differently. I don't have lots of solids, but I do have lots of fabric. Research: I've been gathering photo ideas to build Modern Scrappy Quilts this year. I'm looking for random--unexpected color combinations and simple construction. Here are some quilt photos from Pinterest that caught my eye. This first one I like. Its simple, simple construction. Take an…

How to Make An Improv Quilt – Quilting

Have you ever wanted to learn how to make an improv quilt? This article from world-renowned improv quilter Cindy Grisdela can get you started. Once you read about her inspirations and techniques f…


​The Sew Mojo #1 mini quilt pattern is available for purchase in the shop! This is the first in a four part mini quilt series, each one with a different creative "lesson."​Most of us probably know what mojo is, but sew mojo? According to the Williams dictionary of made up things Suzy says (that's me):Continue Reading...

Are You Losing Yourself in Your Art? | Designs by Heidi

Are You? And does that mean, in your sewing space, surrounded by all things related to sewing? Maybe, sometimes during these doggone HOT days of August, I can’t BE in my attic studio space…

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