Kate Colleran

Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs

Kate Colleran publishes a line of best selling patterns under the name Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs. Her patterns are known for their complete, easy to follow instructions with an eclectic design style inspired by traditional elements with a modern twist.

She has had quilts in numerous quilt magazines and has online classes on Bluprint and Quilting Daily. She is the designer of the popular Braid and Mini Braid Templates. She is the co-author of the book Smash Your Precut Stash from C&T Publishing. Follow her quilty shenanigans via her blog at seamslikeadream.com.


Current Retreat – Fall into Sewing 2020

Your retreat registration includes a mini-project session with each instructor. These sessions will be recorded & you’ll be able to watch them later!


Stack O’ Jacks Mini

Stack O’ Jacks is a fun fall banner pattern. With adorable fusible appliqué pumpkin faces, this banner is bewitching! it In class we will be making a mini version of the banner.

Past Retreat – Sew in Your Jammies 2020


Head Rest Pillow

Make a decorative pillow sure to brighten up any room! Grab your scraps and create a pieced front with a braid accent. Finish your pillow with a simple envelope back or a hidden zipper.

Kate in Action

She has a happy and bubbly personality, coupled with a knack for making complex things simple. You’ll want to make ALL THE THINGS after this!