Blog Cuddle Infinity Scarf December 12, 2016 Create a beautiful handmade Cuddle Infinity Scarf in fifteen minutes (or less if you’re speedy). Here’s an awesome how-to video by Sarah at Heirloom Creations. We have kits in the store, and the island’s largest selection of cuddle. Receiving Blanket June 8, 2016 So you’ve got your hands on one of our awesome receiving blanket kits and now you’re ready to get sewing. Lucky for us, Jenny Doan at Missouri Star Quilt Company has put together this great tutorial. Just follow along with the video below and you’ll be the proud creator of an adorable receiving blanket in no time. [...] Update: World Wide Quilting Day 2016 March 20, 2016 Hello to all of our wonderful quilting friends! As you know, yesterday was World Wide Quilting Day and we at Kismet celebrate this day with a quilt-a-long on our blog. You may have noticed that yesterday there was no quilt-a-long to be found. For this, I must express our most sincere apologies. At 9am yesterday [...] WWQD FAQ’S March 18, 2016 Tomorrow, March 19th, is World Wide Quilt Day! The Kismet crew is revved up and ready to start quilting with our friends around the world. Before we all sit down at our machines tomorrow morning, we wanted to answer some of the questions we’ve been fielding. Are kits still available? Yes, kits are in store for [...] World Wide Quilting Day 2016 February 23, 2016 It’s time once again for Kismet Quilts annual blog quilt-a-long in celebration of World Wide Quilting Day! For those of you who haven’t participated in this event with us before, here’s the scoop; On Saturday March 19th tune in right here to follow along with us as we construct a quilt together. Watch your blocks [...] The Chilli Pepper Quilt February 14, 2016 Here is a blast from our Kismet past. I love this photograph of these two vivacious ladies, Darlene Coulson and our very own Miss Sue holding a very precious quilt that we had a hand In finishing. Another great story for my preserving an heirloom series. Although this quilt does not meet the entire definition [...] Preserving an Heirloom September 3, 2015 One of the most rewarding aspects of being a part of Kismet Quilts is the opportunity to bring our customers’ visions to fruition, whether by helping them to choose a pattern, fabric or quilting motif, or actually teaching them the art of quilting. More rewarding still is having families bring us their treasured heirlooms to [...] VIVID. Vancouver Island Shop Hop August 21, 2015 We had an absolute blast this past week visiting with all of the Hoppers participating in this years Vancouver Island Shop Hop, “VIVID.” For us, this is a fantastic opportunity to see old friends and meet new ones too. If you aren’t familiar with the Vancouver Island Shop Hop, this is an event that us Island [...] Paper Piecing West Coast Rain July 14, 2015 The Row by Row Experience came to BC for the first time this summer and we are excited to be participating. I designed our West Coast Rain pattern using a paper piecing technique. If you have never paper pieced before or just need a little refresher, here is our favourite tutorial from Fons and Porter [...] Countdown to Christmas in July! June 23, 2015 We have officially started our countdown to Christmas in July. Well, to be honest, we have been counting down since last January when we placed out first 2015 Christmas order. However, the boxes are now starting to arrive and its feeling a lot like Christmas (in July)! You already know how much we love the [...] Load More Having trouble finding what you’re looking for?