Archive for the 'Ruching' Category


* Fun New Fabrics *

February 27th, 2013 at 10:22 am

What fun I have had creating projects for our new book due out in August. Shown here are fabrics from In The Beginning Fabrics and Moda, that we used in the samples of pintucks, pleats and Coin Ruching.

* Coin Ruching *

January 15th, 2013 at 1:04 pm

There are several styles of Ruching. When most people hear Ruching, they think of the traditional zig zag style made with ribbon, but Ruching can be done with all types of fabrics, laces and other trims. In this photo I have a prepared strip (basted and marked with the scallop stitching line using the Piecing […]

* Finally Learning WordPress *

November 20th, 2012 at 12:50 pm

I’ve been so anxious to get this blog going, but it has taken me some time to get the hang of the program. Meanwhile I have been working on many applique projects, developing new patterns to be released at Spring quilt Market in Portland, OR. Hopefully as I progress through the WordPress class I’ll be […]

* Welcome To Sage Country, Where Heirlooms Grow *

February 3rd, 2012 at 6:42 pm

Welcome to our blog. I hope you will visit us often to see what new things we are creating with Coin Ruching and other dimensional applique techniques. Each week I will give you an update on new patterns and what shops and sites are carrying them. I’ll post some photos of quick projects and some […]