A Quilting Life Podcast
A Quilting Life Podcast
Sherri McConnell & Chelsi Stratton
Discussions on quilting, fabric, inspiration, creativity and more. Hosted by mother and daughter Moda fabric designers Sherri McConnell and Chelsi Stratton, A Quilting Life Podcast with Sherri & Chelsi is a series of light-hearted and informative conversations that provide the listener with quilting industry news, quilting tips, and creative inspiration.
Sewing with Scraps, Background Fabrics, and Binding by Machine
In this episode Sherri and Chelsi share new projects and discuss how to hang mini quilts, sew with small scraps, decorate with square quilts, and effectively use background fabrics along with information on seam ripping, machine binding, and more. For...
Nov 16
29 min
Quilting Tips Special
In this episode Sherri and Chelsi share their best quilting-related tips on a variety of subjects. For complete show notes, visit the A Quilting Life Blog: https://www.aquiltinglife.com/2020/11/a-quilting-life-podcast-episode-13-show-notes.html/
Nov 2
36 min
Favorite Blogs and IG Accounts, Modern Fabrics with Traditional Decor, & Gifting Quilts
In this episode Sherri and Chelsi discuss a wide variety of inspiring Blog and IG Accounts and share ideas for incorporating modern fabrics and quilts with traditional decor along with gifting quilts and steps to take before you begin to sew a quilt....
Oct 19
41 min
Favorite Notions, Finding Quilt Alongs, and Fabric Trends
In this episode Sherri & Chelsi discuss favorite notions, quilting blogs, sew alongs, using batting scraps, and fabric forecast trends. For complete show notes, visit the A Quilting Life Blog:...
Oct 5
30 min
Quilt Decor, Design Software, and Leaders & Enders
In this episode Sherri & Chelsi discuss using quilts in modern decor, avoiding boredom when sewing repeat blocks, enlarging quilts, difficulty reading patterns, design software, leaders and enders, and more! For complete show notes, visit the A...
Sep 21
35 min
Discovering New Patterns, Quilt Borders, and Quilting on a Budget
In this episode Sherri & Chelsi discuss recent fabrics, new patterns and tips on getting out of a quilting rut, steam when pressing, favorite small projects, border ideas, quilting on a budget, and more. For complete show notes, visit the A Quilting...
Sep 7
42 min
Project Organization, Joy in Quilting, and Storing Quilts
In this episode Sherri & Chelsi discuss works in progress, evening routines, their sewing rooms, project organizing, joy in quilting, storing quilts and more. For complete show notes, visit the A Quilting Life Blog:...
Aug 31
45 min
New "Happy Days" Fabric and Quilts, A Quilting Life Planner, and Quilt Layout Tips
In this episode Sherri and Chelsi share new fabrics, quilts, and the brand new Quilting Life Planner. They also discuss block placement in quilts, time management and quilting, professional quilting versus quilting for fun, quilt photography, and more....
Aug 17
42 min
Staying Inspired, Quilting as a Business, and Favorite Quilt Blocks
In this episode Sherri and Chelsi discuss favorite neutrals, using low-volume fabrics, quilting as a business, staying inspired to quilt, and the special friendships with others in the industry. They also talk about some favorite notions, favorite quilt...
Aug 3
34 min
Quilting Essentials, Fabric Collection Colors, and Projects for Kids
In this episode Sherri and Chelsi discuss their favorite quilting essentials including fabric prep, starch, stitch length, binding, thread, machines, and quilt labels. They also talk about colors in their fabric collections, sewing projects for kids,...
Jul 20
46 min
Load more