Little Quilts Blog Tour!


It’s time for a little party for little quilts and Little Quilts! We are gleeful over the wonderful reception for our little (am I overusing that??) book so far, and we want the celebration to continue! Sarah and I have devised a blog tour and swap with some of our favorite people. Indeed, in the spirit of Little Quilts, we’ll make and swap wee (see, I didn’t say little) quilts and talk about our progress in blog posts. Our swappers don’t know from whom they’ll receive a quilt, so there will be mystery reveals when the mail arrives. Ooooh, tricksy, it was almost more than my summer brain could handle figuring that out (I know, it’s really not that difficult…).

I’ve already been pondering options for my swap partner. Hmm…


Which of these lovelies shall it be? Should I make one of mine?



Or should it be one of Sarah’s?


Who doesn’t love the Honeycomb quilt? Surely I can manage the embroidery, yes?!

As we all ponder and make, we’ll be checking in, so keep an eye out for our fabulous friends who have joined us. Here’s the Little Quilts visiting schedule for the next six weeks.

September 1: Amy and Sarah

September 8: Pam Vieira-McGinnis

September 15: Nedra Sorenson

September 22: Lynne Goldsworthy and Krista Hennebury

September 29: John Adams

October 6: Katy Jones

Should you care to join us in the making (or make and then send a small quilt to a friend!) and don’t (yet) own Little Quilts, you will find the pattern for Sarah’s Little Red Riding Hood quilt on the Ryland Peters blog.

Little Red


And befitting such a celebration, each stop will have a drawing for a copy of Little Quilts, courtesy of our spectacular publisher, Cico Books! So, if you’d like a chance to win a copy (what? you don’t already own one?) from this stop on the blog tour, leave a comment (making sure I can contact you via email behind the scenes) by the end of the day on September 7 — just before the tour stops off with the ever delightful Miss Pamkittymorning.

We hope you’ll join us in our continuing excitement about our book and have a visit with our lovely bloggers at each stop! I’ll check in regularly too to make sure you don’t miss any of the fun!



  1. Mary said

    I’d love to win a copy of this book.

  2. Joan said

    The book looks awesome!

  3. Ella said

    The book looks fab! (I have a number of swaps coming up.)

  4. I’ve been wanting a copy of this book, and would love to win it!

  5. I would love to win a copy of this book, I love Sarah’s books and her quilts!

  6. Cecilia said

    Your book looks great! I’m looking forward to the blog hop.

  7. Fiona said

    this is such a sweet little book and on my wish list…. adorable little quilts…

  8. Beth T. said

    Love, love, love those little quilts. Thanks for the chance to win your charming book.

  9. Amy said

    I am currently planning my first “little” quilt swap and this book would be so helpful. I have Sarah’s other books and really love them.

  10. Count me in too win! Love anything Sarah!

  11. Sheddy said

    Love the Honeycomb quilt. Would love to win the book. You’ve been an inspiration for years.

  12. marcella said

    Love the big stitch quilting. I so need to try that on a project! Congratulations on your book – it looks lovely!

  13. Such a sweet book! I think this will inspire lots of quilters in the IG mini swap at the moment!

  14. Quilting Tangent said

    Just found out about Mini/Little quilts. They are so cute and look to be a good place to use small scraps.

  15. Kristy said

    Thank you so much for the chance at this lovely book! Love all the wonderful photos, colors and designs!

  16. Chris said

    The book looks wonderful. Too cute!

  17. Emily said

    Super adorable minis! Love the Red Riding Hood 🙂

  18. The book looks so fun and I would love to make a few!

  19. ileen said

    I should purchase a copy but will enter for a try first. Looks lovely ladies!

  20. Lauren said

    These gorgeous little quilts would help to resurrect my sewing mojo!

  21. DeborahGun said

    thanks for the chance to win this book – it looks so fun!

  22. Ali said

    I have never tried curved piecing – the Fans of May would be a fun challenge.

  23. buntyw said

    I like the Honeycomb quilt!
    I’d love to win a copy of this book!

  24. Lyn said

    Looks like there are quite a few neat little quilts to chose from! (And yes, of course you can do the embroidery….I’ve been doing it for umm…20… 30…40…ummm… a long time….)

  25. piroska said

    What gorgeous little quilts! Love the Bee one.

  26. oh I’d love to win a copy of your book – of course I’ll just have to resort to buying one otherwise !!

  27. usairdoll said

    Congratulations on the book, looks awesome! Looking forward to the tour as well.

    Thank you for a super giveaway and a chance to win.


  28. I love little quilts! Beautiful book

  29. amyjoquilts said

    This book looks so good!

  30. MelodyJ said

    I love that you can tell exactly what what the scene is suppose to be.


  31. Cassandra Martinez said

    This book looks so awesome. I love the idea of *little* quilts 😀

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