Saturday, March 3, 2012

Starting on Sunday . . . "Farmer's Wife in Your Life" bloghop!

Farmer's Wife in Your Life is a series inspired by The Farmer's Wife Sampler Quilt by Laurie Aaron Hird. The series will focus on using 6" quilt blocks in everyday sewing projects. 

It starts with a preview post on Jolly Jabber on Sunday, March 4th! 

There will be three full weeks of fun!

Here's the schedule:

Inspiration and Tutorials from Designers
Blog Hop
Week 1
March 4-Sunni is guest-posting on Jolly Jabber
Week 2
March 14-It's Sew Kiki
Week 3

Linky Party
Linky Party will be open from March 24-31 with 2 winners announced the next week. You can link up any project that is inspired by The Farmer's Wife Sampler Quilt and uses anywhere from just one, to nine of the  6" finished quilt blocks. The blocks do not have to come from the book. 

Please link up a blog post or Flickr photo for your entry.

Sunni says, "I just nearly died when both of these amazing ladies agreed to act as judges!"
Laurie Aaron Hird, author of The Farmer's Wife Sampler Quilt  
Michele Foster, Quilting Gallery
The third judge will be Sunni Bolger, Love Affair with my Brother 


The Intrepid Thread is sponsoring a FQ bundle of the amazing Cosmos by Dan Bennett for Rowan.

Fat Quarter Shop is sponsoring a FQ Bundle of gorgeous Poetica by Pat Bravo for Art Gallery Fabrics.

Padsworth and I are looking forward to seeing the projects the designers have completed, and we hope you will jump in and enter a project in the linky party, too! There are some great prizes there!



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