Category Archives: Gifty Galore 2014

Gifty Galore – Project 13

Hello!  I am Shannon Mower of Modern Tradition Quilts and it is an honor for me to be the guest-host for this Gifty Galore project.  I am excited to share with you my Punky-Wunkin Wall Hanging Quilt.  I am sure it will make a great gift for anyone this holiday season–including yourself!

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Gifty Galore – Project 12: Fabric Snowflake

Today’s Gifty Galore project is inspired by the above papercraft snowflake on this French blog. It seemed like a simple and fun conversion into fabric, so I was game to give it a whirl! These are the basic supplies you will need: Two complementary fabrics! (I chose Snowflake Checks in patriot blue from our new 

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Gifty Galore – Project 11

Hi I’m Sue Marsh of Whistlepig Creek Productions. I had a great time creating this project – Holiday Snuggler for Gifty Galore!  Not only were the fabrics beautiful to behold, they were beautiful to work with. You can download the pattern here: Holiday Snuggler. Holiday Snuggler in the Forest I started by selecting ...

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Gifty Galore – Project 10

Not just for holiday gift giving, this quilted wine tote is a quick project you can whip up on short notice as a hostess gift all year round.  You can find the complete tutorial for this project on the Needle and Spatula blog. Kate’s instructions and helpful pictures are easy to follow; I particularly like the way ...

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Gifty Galore – Project 9

Sew Lovely Hi there. I am Nancy Rink, a quilt pattern and fabric designer who has been sewing and quilting for oodles of years. Connecting Threads has several of my patterns available for download and you can visit me at my own website nancyrinkdesigns.com. So, let’s get started on our Gifty weekend project, Sew Lovely, a 33″ square wall hanging. My design process usually begins with fabric. When I saw the sewing themed fabric with images ...

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Gifty Galore – Project 8

Yep, it’s me again. I told you I’d be back! My second project is from a fun Selvage Mug Rug tutorial from the Fussy Cut blog. Of course if you know me at all you know mine will not look exactly like the original tutorial 😉       I had a really good time digging through my ...

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Gifty Galore – Project 7

Hi! I’m Christine Conner with Amélie Scott Designs. I am so excited to be part of the Gifty Galore Program. I have designed an raw edge appliqué, Autumn Table Topper with 6 fall leaves to choose from. You can use 1 leaf over and over, or have 6 different leaves. Super easy, quick, and fun to ...

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Gifty Galore – Project 6

Recently, I attended a quilt retreat where everyone took some time out and made these lovely potholders! This is an amazing project and SO doable in a few hours! That is from cutting to finished! All you need is two coordinating fat quarters and cotton batting. This project comes from the blog of Syzygy of Me and she has all ...

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Gifty Galore Pinterest Page

We have a very fun addition to our Gifty Galore seasonal projects this year! Just saying… A Connecting Threads Pinterest Board was created for all the quick and clever projects posted by the members on Gifty Galore who were so kind to share. Projects such as a Gift Card Holder,

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Gifty Galore – Project 5

Sew Let’s Sew Quilted Wall Hanging Designed by Barbara Weiland Talbert of Jo-Lydia’s Attic Celebrate your passion for sewing and quilting with this week’s Gifty Galore project: a colorful quilted wall hanging, featuring fabrics from the Mary Jo’s Sewing Room collection from Connecting Threads. As soon as I saw these prints, I knew just what to do for my Gifty pattern project. Sew Let’s ...

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