Sweet, Quilty Home will last for 10 weeks this summer (July 6-September 13, 2020). This program focuses on creating your best home -- a beautiful place to relax and be creative. Each week, we'll issue a challenge: one small step you can take throughout the week to brighten your home and set your space up for sewing success. See below for all the details!

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Sweet, Quilty Home is easy to play along with. We'll be posting info about each week's challenges on this page, as well as our Facebook and Instagram, weekly newsletter, and podcast. So you can join in however is most convenient for you!

How to Play Along

  • Visit this page every Monday for the week's challenge. We'll post links to articles, videos, and patterns to help you on your journey to creating your best quilty home!
  • Follow us on Facebook and Instagram. Each Monday, we'll announce the week's challenge and also post additional resources throughout the week. Social media is a great way to share pictures of your challenge with us -- either as comments on the posts or on Instagram using the hashtag #sweetquiltyhome.
  • Each Monday on the American Patchwork & Quilting podcast, we'll dive deeper into the week's challenge with a fun discussion with our staff members.
  • On Tuesdays, our weekly quilting newsletter will include resources for the week's challenge.

Week 1 (July 6-12)

Challenge:

Add a quilt to your bed (or make your bed stylish)!

Resources:

Week 2 (July 13-19)

Challenge:

Display a quilt outdoors.

Resources:

Week 3 (July 20-26)

Challenge:

Create a handwork sewing kit.

Resources:

Week 4 (July 27-August 2)

Challenge:

Clean your sewing work space.

Resources:

Week 5 (August 3-9)

Challenge:

Hang a quilt on your wall.

Resources:

Week 6 (August 10-16)

Challenge:

Pull a color palette from your stash based on inspiration from your home or neighborhood.

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