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  1. Perfect quilter gifts: 2015 quilting calendars (+ 4 giveaways!)

    Welcome to day four of Christmas in July week! Remember to enter our daily fabric giveaway at the bottom of this post. (Moda sends you their “Hearty Good Wishes”!) The holidays wouldn’t be complete without a proper ringing in of the New Year. And because our 2015 quilting calendars have arrived, we’re ready to don […]


  2. Free printable Christmas gift tags (+ giveaway!)

    Welcome to day three of Christmas in July week! Remember to enter our daily fabric giveaway at the bottom of this post. (New from Clothworks: American Made Brand!) For quilters, the holidays often revolve around making gifts for those we care about. And what special final touch does every handmade gift need? Why, a gift […]


  3. Easy fusible-appliqué Christmas: a tiny tip (video + giveaway!)

    Welcome back to our second day of Christmas in July week! Remember to enter our daily fabric giveaway at the bottom of this post. (Riley Blake is back!) But first, we’ve got a little tip for you today—big emphasis on little: “Home for Christmas” bed runner Imagine spreading this gorgeous runner across the foot of […]


  4. Quilt patterns for Christmas: let’s get started! (+ sale and giveaway!)

    Welcome to Christmas in July week at Stitch This! We’re hosting a free fabric giveaway EVERY DAY this week, so be sure to enter today’s giveaway at the bottom of this post. We counted—it’s 163 days ’til Christmas. Who will be lucky enough to land on your handmade gift list in 2014? Now’s the perfect […]


  5. Summer fun: teach crafty kids to knit!

    What’s on your kids’ summer bucket list? No doubt you’ve got plenty of plans for pool days, trips to the zoo, and lots of outdoor fun. But you might also need something to do when your kids (and you!) need a respite from summer frolicking. Why not teach them to knit—with help from Gigi? Knitting […]


  6. How to design your own quilt? 4 ways to begin (+ giveaway!)

    Have you dreamed of designing your own quilts? Maybe you’ve wondered where other quilters get their ideas. If there’s one thing for certain, it’s this: Every quilter has a designer inside, waiting to come out and play. So, how can you coax her out? Dreaming up one-of-a-kind quilts seems second nature to designer and popular […]


  7. An all-in-one ruler for quilters? It exists!

    Rotary rulers. How many do you own? It seems like there’s a different ruler out there for every cutting task. But did you know there’s one ruler designed to do the job of many? It proudly proclaims its mission in its name: the All-in-One Ruler™. The ruler measures 6″ x 18″—no bigger than many rectangular […]


  8. Wish List Day! Martingale quilt books coming soon (+ giveaway!)

    Welcome to Wish-List Day at Stitch This!, where we give you a sneak peek at new books coming in July, August, and September. Keep track of the books you want to remember by using the “Wish List” and “Notify Me” options at ShopMartingale. Ready to check out the latest batch of Martingale books and calendars […]


  9. Fresh ideas for your fabric stash (thread too!) + sale

    Posted by on July 7, 2014, in quilting & sewing,

    Looking for fresh ideas for your fabric stash—and your thread stash? Get inspired to step outside the box! The projects we’re showcasing today might seem unrelated, but they all have one thing in common: they’ll take your creativity in a new direction. A bowl made from threads; a quilt based on Sudoku; a structured jacket […]


  10. July 4 + fabric or yarn = pure bliss!

    Happy Fourth of July to all of our crafty buds! Today we’re out of the office, enjoying the holiday—which might mean stitching away on our machines, needles, or hooks. That’s what a day off is really for, right? If you, too, want to celebrate sweet freedom with a quilt, knit, or crochet project, check out […]