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  1. Lace knitting for the rest of us (+ giveaway!)

    Are you a lace knitter or just a wannabe? Do you gaze longingly at gorgeous lace scarves and shawls displayed in your local yarn shop, proudly posted on Ravelry, or fashionably tossed around the necks and shoulders of your friends? If you’re intimidated by the thought of even attempting to knit lace, you can relax […]

  2. 501 quilting design motifs + 8 ways to mark a quilt (+ giveaway!)

    If you quilt by hand or machine—or if you’re one of many quilters who is ready to try her hand (or machine) at quilting your own quilts—you simply must get to know our #1 bestselling book on the art of quilting. Why now? Because it’s finally available in paperback for a new low price! Whether […]

  3. Quirky question: your quilting mentor

    Posted by on February 26, 2014, 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! Left: “Ocean Waves” from Fast Fat Quarter Quilts. Get the printed book for $6.49; get the eBook for $3.99. See a slideshow of quilts from the booklet below. […]

  4. 14 awesome quilting tutorials—from our authors!

    In nearly two years at Stitch This! we’ve put together quite a few quilting tutorials (see a roundup of 52 of them here). But we’ve yet to share one massive network of helpful, clever, eye-opening tutes from a group of true pros: our exceptionally talented authors! From how-to-make-a-quilt basics to smart ideas for specific projects, […]

  5. Save big on quilting booklets: half off now

    Need go-to patterns for making quick quilts? We’ve got you covered—both pattern-wise AND pocketbook-wise! This week only, we’re slashing prices on six popular booklets filled with easy quilt patterns that you’ll use again and again (and again). Take 50% off these gems in print or eBook form—get print versions for just $6.49 each and eBooks […]

  6. The secret to having more fun with crochet

    Posted by on February 21, 2014, in crochet & knitting, , ,

    There’s a little secret that prolific crocheters know. It’s a secret that allows them to put their own spin on almost anything using crochet, including afghans, scarves, hats and more. Plus, they can easily modify or embellish a pattern to fit specific tastes or styles with little to no effort. The secret? A really good […]

  7. Corduroy quilts: new fabric to stitch, stroke, and stash (+ fabric giveaway!)

    Have you seen the new corduroy fabrics at your local quilt shop? It isn’t the fabric you remember from the ’70s. Still velvety and tactile, yes, but the new generation of corduroy is lightweight, cuddly soft, and available in an array of—get this—prints! You know what that means: it’s time to make space on your […]

  8. Quirky question: what’s your signature color?

    Posted by on February 19, 2014, 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! Today we’re spotlighting Color for the Terrified Quilter by Ionne McCauley and Sharon Pederson (eBook only). Below, see a slideshow of quilts from the book. It all starts […]

  9. Want $40 to spend right now? Join the book club!

    Hi there, Cornelia from the Martingale customer service department here! In addition to my customer service duties, I’m also the coordinator for our Insider Book Club. Did you know that we have a Book Club? And did you know that by joining our Book Club, you can receive a 35% discount on every order you […]

  10. Over-the-top creative quilts: the Q factor (+ sale)

    When you see a quilt you love, do you pause to wonder exactly what draws you to it? Maybe it’s the color palette; perhaps it’s a motif. Or maybe you’re quick to notice a tweak to a traditional design or an unusual block pairing. Sometimes it takes just one bright idea—let’s call it the “Q” […]