Posts tagged ‘food’

Austin Guide for Quiltcon, Part III: Food Further Afield

Part I: Essential Austin Experiences Part II: Food Near the Convention Center I have pretty much been living under a rock since I had my first son 5 1/2 years ago, and in that time the Austin culinary scene has really come into its own. I know it involves exotic game, and a Top Chef [...]

Austin Guide for Quiltcon, Part II: Food Near the Convention Center

Quiltcon-goers may not have the time to pursue an Essential Austin Experience, but you’ll certainly be wandering about near the Convention Center looking to eat at some point. Here are your choices that will get you back to your workshop on time. … Cafe Crepe - Crepes. GOOOOOD. { Easy Tiger, by Jon Tintin Jordan on Flickr, [...]

Austin Guide for Quiltcon, Part 1: Essential Austin Experiences

{ Austin Skyline from Lady Bird Lake, by jrandallc on Flickr. Licensed under Creative Commons 2.0 } I’m so excited to have everyone coming to MY town for Quiltcon! I don’t get to be an ambassador very often so I thought I’d do a little series of posts with recommendations on where to eat and [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Michael Miller – Color Stories and Novelties

And finally, here’s the Michael Miller Studio novelty prints and color story groups we can expect this season. They will be arriving in stores now through January 2013. { It’s a Boy Thing }       { Retro – Kids - complete with girl scientists, yay! }         { Sorbet Color Story [...]

Two Foodie Prints From Timeless Treasures

Here are two recent supercute one-off novelty prints from (arguably) the masters of one-off novelty prints, Timeless Treasures. Sushi and Picnic Time are in stores now. Related posts: Fall Quilt Market 2010 – Timeless Treasures – More (Mostly Kids’) Novelties Timeless Treasures: Elephants on Parade Fall Quilt Market 2010 – Timeless Treasures – Alice Kennedy [...]

Daily Swatch: Mushrooms

Mushrooms from the collection of mylaar (blog) on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Mushrooms Daily Swatch: Mushrooms Daily Swatch: Birds Week Daily Swatch: Mushrooms Daily Swatch: Mushrooms

Daily Swatch: Rayon

The Daily Swatch shows one piece of vintage fabric (almost) every day. Themes change periodically. You are welcome to add your own examples of the theme to the True Up and/or Vintage Fabric Flickr Pools. I don’t know much about rayon other than it’s a garment fabric. It’s high time I found out more! It’s [...]