vintage fabric texture

Textures Within A Memory Quilt

So often, it feels almost like a surprise present when I receive the shipment of clothing items and fabrics from a client to make their unique custom memory quilt. It is a grab bag of colors and textiles of various weights and textures.  The cloth could have come from a tailored suit, a prairie dress; […]

wildflower, quilt inspiration

Springtime, Wildflowers & Quilts

It’s springtime! That means that the Oregon wildflowers are in bloom. Here at Timeless Thread Design, mother nature’s elegant beauties offer unlimited inspiration for designing many quilted items. There is nothing better than to take a forest walk to find many of our native flora such as Trout Lily, Trilium, and Oregon Iris to name […]

Don't sweat the small stuff, it is all light wait.

Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff

We hear it all the time, “don’t sweat the small stuff”.  However, we are all guilty of not actually living up to this, to one degree or another.  We live in a busy world and living in rural Oregon is no exception. Our days are dictated by the clock, and these hours are filled with […]