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The Quilt Kit: Quilting ‘Gateway Drug’

The Quilt Kit: Quilting ‘Gateway Drug’
Some of us grew up with mothers or grandmothers that stitched. Others of us may have known a family friend or a distant relative that identified as...

On Point

On Point
Matching up seams and creating sharp points when working with triangles is one of the cardinal tenants of intermediate and advanced quilting, but i...

Celebrating Quilt Diversity

Celebrating Quilt Diversity
Since we created Curated Quilts our goal has been to highlight quilt makers who make beautiful, meaningful, and enlightening modern quilts. We care...

Sew: A Needle Turning Thread

Sew: A Needle Turning Thread
There’s something about the art of appliqué that provides an innovative maker with many open-ended possibilities. Suddenly, the shapes available to...

Far From Understated: Minimalistic Gallery Review

Far From Understated: Minimalistic Gallery Review
Minimalism is not a lack of something, it’s simply the perfect amount of something.  -Nicolas Burroughs Sometimes the hardest things to say are al...

Artful Attachment

Artful Attachment
The term ‘appliqué’ is derived from the French and Latin words appliquer and applicare, which both mean to join or attach. Within the world of quilting, appliqué is ornamental needlework in which pieces of fabric are sewn or stuck onto a large piece of fabric to form pictures or patterns. 

Youth Mini Quilt Challenge - Call for Entries

Youth Mini Quilt Challenge - Call for Entries
Curated Quilts is now accepting entries for our next Mini Quilt Challenge. All quilts submitted should be square, 10" x 10" up to 16" x 16" to be f...

Curated Quilts Library

Curated Quilts Library
Our main goal at Curated Quilts is to provide quilters with modern, and thoughtful quilting inspiration in a journal format free from advertising....

Finding Peace Through Minimalism

Finding Peace Through Minimalism
Quilting can bring comfort in times of distress. In this time of tumult and uncertainty throughout the world, we recommend the peaceful serenity of...

All Lined Up

All Lined Up
When is a line, not a line? When thinking about what a ‘line’ is, most of us think of straight ones. Once we take a moment to really think about th...

Sharpening the Needle

Sharpening the Needle
We live in interesting and anxiety-inducing times. As more schools, churches, and businesses temporarily close their doors to stop the spread of th...

Quilts that Connect: Bee Quilts from QuiltCon 2020

Quilts that Connect: Bee Quilts from QuiltCon 2020
We love to see the different ways that members of the modern quilt community come together to create group quilts. Here are some of the impressive...