Hi! I'm Melissa Averinos. 

Please click here for Longarm Quilting info!

I'm a longarm quilter and fabric designer for Andover Fabrics. I wrote Small Stash Sewing. I illustrated The Family Doodle Book. I wrote and illustrated DIY Mason Jars and DIY Wine Corks. I am a lifelong painter. I am a Cape Codder, good listener and lover of pie. I love yoga and gardening. Let's be friends!





subscribe to the blog

subscribe by email

(pssst! don't forget to confirm your subscription when you get the email asking you to do so!)


Yummy Goods Newsletter!

keep in touch

I mean it. I love your emails, so keep 'em coming. I may not always be able to respond to each one (though I usually do!) But I truly love hearing from you.



still haven't found what you're looking for?
« 414: zazzle + yummygoods = awesome | Main | 412: omg my birthday »

413: sneaky peek of my next fabric line!

This is from one of the (hopefully) three colorways.



p.s. no, it's not called Sneaky Peek, silly!

Reader Comments (25)

such happy, vibrant colors! and i heart the brown...
can't wait until the sneaky peek ends up being a reveal and with a click of a mouse i can snatch some up!
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered Commenterliz elayne
love it, how did u get to be so creative?
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered Commentereileensideways
So pretty! Love the pink and brown combos. Can't wait to get some!!
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterBusty LaRue
You should TOTALLY create a fabric line called Sneaky Peek, though :)
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterBethany
Oh my! This is the best sneaky peek ever!!
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterCrystal
Love it!! So excited to get my hands on some!!
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterNicole
love, love, love those colors!!
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterTammy
Me Likey!
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterJeanelle
oooh! My girls will LOVE that hot pink!!
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered Commentersivje
love, love, love!!
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterJill
Sneaky Peek is a good name. What ever you call it the fabric is beautiful!
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered Commentercorinnea
I love these prints! Andover is so smart to have stolen you from that last company you were with. Can't wait to see these on fabric!
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterJeff
I can hardly wait to see the whole wonderful line!! and do I know that last commentor??? I think I do....he sent you wallpaper samples I think,yes?? :)
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered Commenterscott
Oh Melissa - it's fabulous!! And I mean that!!!
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterMary on Lake Pulaski
ooo...looks good! :)
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterErica K
Oh my...Yummy! Your new fabrics are perfect! Wanted to come in after my clay class today, but had to run off to an art camp to help! Do you do your designing while you are at the shoppe?

Nettie B.
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterNettie B.
This is going to be a fantastic line. Looking forward to seeing the other colorways.
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterMarcia W.
It looks great! I can't wait to see more!
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterHeather
pinks, oranges, yellows and browns, oh my! love sneaky peak!
July 27, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterColleenCollect
oooh - pretty, pretty!
July 28, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterAmber

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
All HTML will be escaped. Hyperlinks will be created for URLs automatically.