kd dids Favorite Quilting Links

Fabric and Notions:

Christian Lane Quilters They offer a nice selection of wide backings (108") so you dont have to piece! I have samples of each fabric offered in this line.
Fat Quarter Shop Online Fabric, specializing in quite the selection of fat quarter bundles ~Latest and greatest lines of fabric by all designers.
Hancocks of Paducah The best selection of everything quilts.
The Quilting Connection Hobbs Batting supplier
Ideas and Support:
  APQS American Professional Quilting Systems -- (birthplace of Matilda!) They offer great support for Longarm quilters and quilting in general.
Try joining the chat.
Quilters Cache A wealth of information about quilting and 1,000 plus quilt block patterns with full instructions
Quiltropolis.com Chats and Forums for all kinds of quilters.
Quiltville Custom Quilting Bonnie Hunter's website has great ideas for organizing and using up your scraps. Good instructions for borders and binding.
Gorgeous Longarm Quilting:
  Linda's Electric Quilters Linda Taylor's site
Superior Quilting Studios Karen McTavish's site ~ inventor of "McTavishing"
Guilds and Associations:
  American Quilter's Society A strong voice in the quilting community with members in all 50 states and 80 different countires.
International Machine Quilters Assoc Sponsers of the annual Machine Quilters Showcase
Media:
  Quilters Village McCalls, Quiltmaker, Quick Quilts, and Quilters Newsletter all on one site!
Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting Probably my favorite quilters periodical. I'm anxious to visit their shop next time I travel to my parent's home in South Dakota, or to APQS in Des Moines, IA.
Lessons and Advice:
  Zeffie's Quilts Good instructions on borders and binding
Longarm University Bringing teachers and students together to promote the art of longarm quilting
Patterns & Pantograhps:
  Willow Leaf Studio Store Jody Beamish designs...my favorite designs. You will find most of the patterns I offer on this site
Golden Threads Patterns, Stencils and Pantograhps by size or author