Our 2nd Sneak Peek of The Old Glory Show

In Decorating, Favorite Things, Life by Lisa Burnett

For our second preview of the Old Glory Show, I thought I would show you these adorable chalk boards we are making. Each has a painted word and measures 24" x 36".         We only have 1 week before the show.  If you live in Colorado, it is definitely worth the trip.  Hopefully the weather won't be …

Snacks, Snacks, Snacks

In Cooking, Life by Lisa Burnett

We (me and my kids) just got done slaving away (not really) over this scrumptious treat called Puppy Chow People Food.  Here they are  – Happily making the snack Until the peanut butter wouldn't come out of the cup –   Then they started arguing about who could get it out!  I really think we needed the wonder cup from …

It’s Summer Time!!!

In Life by Lisa Burnett

Or is it??????? Here in the northeastern plains of the great state of Colorado it has been a rather cool start to summer.  This is what we have been seeing practically every day –   But, I am not going to complain because we definitely need the moisture and we will take it anytime we can get it.  The only problem …

Announcing our winner plus a new contest (Free giveaway!)

In Contests, Quilting by Lisa Burnett

Thanks to all of you who posted a reply to our first giveaway.  We used the this fun website to randomly choose the winner.  The lucky entry is: Debbie who posted on June 2 that "Bare Feet Only" was her favorite pattern.  Debbie has won a set of 30 fat quarters from our au.then.tic line plus we are throwing in …

Paperclips

In Favorite Things by Lisa Burnett

Paperclips? Yes, paperclips.  I found the cutest paperclips while looking on etsy  and just had to share them with you.  It could be that I have a thing for polka dots but these are darn cute!   You can find these lovelies on jackandjane's etsy site.  And then while looking at the same siteI found these cute ponytail holders.  The …

Our Old Glory Antique Show sneak peek

In Design, Life, Quilting by Lisa Burnett

Way back in February I came to work and immediately overheard my mom and sister discussing what we were taking to the show.  Show?  What show?  Turns out it was The Old Glory Antique Show in Denver.  I then quickly and completely realized they had both lost their minds.  The reasons: First of all, we don't exactly sell antiques.  The …

A peek at the International Quilt Market in Pittsburgh

In Quilting by Lisa Burnett

Before it gets really late (Quilt Market was a couple of weeks ago), I wanted to share some of the images in Pittsburgh.  By the way, the city of Pittsburgh was way cooler than I had imagined. Beautiful downtown.  This was the entrance to an apartment building across from our hotel. Moda madness at sample spree.  I don't even want to …

Our new fabric line for Moda & a free giveaway

In Uncategorized by Lisa Burnett

From a conversation at our office last October: Moda.  You mean the Moda?  Yep.  The one and only.  No way.  Seriously?  Yes, I mean Moda Yeah!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I can't tell you how incredibly surprised and excited we were when we got the news that Moda requested us to design a line of fabric for them.  It has definitely been the highlight of our …

Finally! Our new blog is here!

In Life by Lisa Burnett

We know, we know.  We should have had this blog up long ago.  As much as we read and enjoy other blogs, you would think we would have enough time to get ours up and going.  So here it is:  the Sweetwater Blog.  The purpose of this new blog is to celebrate all things we love; the people, events and …