Jeanne Brown made this cheerful, eye catching strip quilt. The bright strips of floral and geometric prints are surrounded by a frame of fuchsia and it just grabs your attention, I love it! It’s backed with a deep blue tonal floral print and I quilted it with Butterflies & Roses using yellow green thread for […]
Month: August 2016
Dolls From Around The World Quilt
Pat Hammitt’s mother-in-law hand embroidered and painted these beautiful squares with adorable dolls from around the world then stripped them together with pink fabric. I added a border of Tonal Vineyard Yellow and used Tonal Scroll Wine to make the back and binding for Pat & Mike. The squares are quilted in scroll and twine […]
Sewing, Quilting, Creating!
Lady Bird Quilts is your source for the best in cotton fabric, longarm quilting and custom made quilts. Our shop is conveniently located only 5 miles from I-10 in a beautiful country setting. We offer a great selection, low prices and personal service. If you have a question or don’t know how to do something […]
Lisa’s Family Quilt
I made this quilt for my oldest daughter, Lisa in 2014. It is a quilt of love with squares made by her great-grandmother, Audrey Maphis, her grandmother Fannie Maphis, her great-aunt, Ruth Barber, her Aunt, Iris Tye Melvin, her daughter, Alisa Humphrey and me. Their names are embroidered on their squares. The quilt is stripped […]
Get a Jump On Quilting Season!
Usually the “Quilting Season” or peak sewing activity of a lot of quilters seems to run from about the last week in August thru the beginning of June or about the same as the school year. We’re almost there, so why not get a jump on “Quilting Season” and stock up on fabric now? We […]
Leigh’s Cross Quilt
Last week I realized that we never featured the cross quilt that I made for my youngest daughter, Leigh in 2014. I designed it with fields of purple, blue, red and green made with squares of 3 different prints in each color surrounding the cross of gold which is echoed in white. It is quilted […]
Make the short drive to our shop just south of Greensboro for the best in cotton fabric at great prices with friendly and knowledgeable service! Our prices are simple and easy to understand, premium solids and most prints except collegiate & specialty material are $5.00 a yard. Bargain solids are $4.00 a yard. 108” wide […]