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  1. 15 unexpected uses for a single quilt block

    Posted by on October 17, 2013, in quilting & sewing, ,

    "Use me! Use me!" What’s that? It’s your stray quilt blocks calling! We’re betting many of you have an assortment of lonesome quilt blocks nestled in boxes and closets. Maybe your blocks are left over from completed quilts, or perhaps they were the beginnings of something wonderful…that never quite panned out. Maybe you stitched up […]


  2. Quirky question: quickest quilt ever!

    Posted by on October 16, 2013, in quirky question,

    Thanks for stopping by for the weekly Quirky Question—where questions are just for fun, your answers are always welcome, and you could win an eBook for free! Right: “Twilight in the Garden” from Bed and Breakfast Quilts (only $6.00 for the eBook through October 20). See a slideshow of quilts from the book below. There’s […]


  3. Sew Gifts!

    Posted by on October 15, 2013, in quilting & sewing, ,

    When the holidays come around, it can be hard to make time for ourselves (and for our sewing machines). That’s what makes sewing gifts for others so appealing. We get to stitch love and friendship into fun, practical gifts that recipients can use and cherish—and that we can thoroughly enjoy making. Here’s how Mary Green […]


  4. Six-buck eBooks all October! This week: appliqué

    WEEK THREE: APPLIQUÉ! What kind of appliqué do you like best? This week during our October eBook sale, treat yourself to fun appliqué patterns that will get your needle and thread flying! Choose from any of the eBooks below; this week they’re all only $6 each. Download an eBook instantly and start stitching just minutes […]


  5. Let your fiber flag fly! (+ yarn giveaway!)

    So, how will you celebrate I Love Yarn Day? Will you knit in public, teach someone to crochet, spin a special skein of yarn? Will you organize a charity drive, or perhaps donate crocheted squares to Warm Up America? Maybe you’ll wear a button that proudly declares “I Love Yarn!” However you choose to celebrate, […]


  6. 9 super-cool quilty things on the Internet

    Ah, the Internet. So much inspiration, so little time! When I was asked to write a post about exciting quilting sites, I said, “I have to restrict it to 9?” Seriously, I could have easily made it 90! However, in the interest of time, I will restrain myself. I hope you enjoy these sites and […]


  7. Quirky question: does your stash talk?

    Posted by on October 9, 2013, in quirky question,

    Thanks for stopping by for the weekly Quirky Question—where questions are just for fun, your answers are always welcome, and you could win an eBook for free! Right: “Bright Garden” from Sweet and Simple Baby Quilts. See quilts from the book below. Last week we asked about your current project. This week, let’s focus on […]


  8. Astoundingly simple strip quilts (+ fabric giveaway!)

    In last week’s Wish-List Day post you got a peek at the sequel to last year’s wildly popular bestseller Strip-Smart Quilts. Today, Strip-Smart Quilts II is officially available—and quiltmaking rule-breaker Kathy Brown is visiting Stitch This! to tell us all about it! The strip-quilt patterns in Kathy’s latest book are quite magical—her designs are all […]


  9. October six-buck eBooks! This week: baby & kid quilts

    WEEK TWO: BABY & KID QUILTS! Newborns, babies, toddlers, big kids. Tweens, teens, almost grown-ups. There may be many different kinds of kids, but one thing’s certain—they all need quilts from the quilters who love them! This week during our October eBook sale, treat yourself to a bounty of fun, youthful quilt designs that will […]


  10. A Quirky Question for fiber artists!

    Posted by on October 4, 2013, in crochet & knitting,

    You spoke up—and we listened! Many of you let us know that you’d love to see Quirky Questions for knitters and crocheters. So today we’re kicking off a monthly giveaway just for you, our dedicated fiber artists. Not familiar with the Quirky Question we host weekly? It’s pretty simple: the questions are just for fun, […]