Iowa Star Quilts is an on-line quilt shop that focuses on gorgeous background fabrics and also on designing scrap quilts.

Romance novels and quilts!  Could there be a better combination?  Patience Griffin (author) and Cynthie Stary Drajna (quilt designer) have teamed up to offer both to you in the first book of the Kilts & Quilts Series.  This is where our collaboration started -- and who knows where it will end!  I received an advance copy of the book and can honestly tell you that it's a really good read!  It's on Amazon for pre-order ( and will be released on June 3rd.

Don't forget to sign up on Patience's website ( -- you might win a quilt!