Interpreting the theme

About mid-October, Row by Row excitement soars when the new theme is announced. Creative juices flow like crazy. Row design ideas whirl around inside shop owner heads. Rowers start dreaming too, wondering what their favorite shop will offer. Many shop owners design...

Sewing and Snacking During the Olympics

Trying to sew while watching the Olympics on TV?  You can’t do it! Sewing–by hand or machine–while watching other professional sports on TV is quite easy. They actually make you more productive because they move at a brisk pace in measured intervals....

Free Journey Quilt Layout Pattern

Happy New Year!   Scroll down to see the Journey Quilt. As we kick off 2018, you may have a few rows left over waiting for just the right quilt setting.  It’s here and we call it the Journey Quilt.  It comes in three size variations too.  It’s a...

When a whole town falls in love with a row

and when a quilt shop owner loves her town so much… The town is Amherst in Nova Scotia, Canada. The quilt shop is Mrs. Pugsley’s Emporium. The owner is Beth Munroe. Beth, who’s Mrs. Pugsley?  Well, here’s the story. I’m a pharmacist and, in 2001, I bought the...