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  1. Worldwide Quilting Day 2015: 3 ways to celebrate

    What’s so special about this coming Saturday? It’s Worldwide Quilting Day! How will you celebrate? We’ve gathered a few fun ideas for making this year’s Worldwide Quilting Day your best yet. So clear your schedule and make time for a little sewing, a little shopping… and maybe a little selfie? SEWING. The first thing to […]


  2. One-step method: how to sew rounded corners on quilts

    Have you ever noticed that in antique quilts, sometimes it’s the little things that take a design from ordinary to extraordinary? Occasionally you’ll find an unexpected element—an off-center layout, an unusual motif, or a zinger of a color—in quilts of yesteryear. Whether the makers of these quilts chose these details out of necessity or for […]


  3. FREE knit + crochet tutorials (+ anniversary SALE)

    Have you been following our third-anniversary celebration this week? We’re wrapping up the festivities today with our top knit and top crochet posts of the past year, plus a roundup of FREE knitting and crochet tutorials. Woohoo! But the fun doesn’t stop there—yesterday we shared some staggering stats: 798 posts, 1.4 million (yes, MILLION) page […]


  4. Happy anniversary! $1 ePatterns + top 5 posts

    Hi there, Stitch This! readers. If you get our blog posts by email, you may have accidentally received this post twice. Our sincere apologies–it’s a technical glitch we’re working to resolve. Thanks for sticking with us as we sort it out. Today we’re celebrating our third anniversary at Stitch This! YAY! To date, we’ve written […]


  5. Free quilting tutorials roundup, day 3: finishing your quilts

    Welcome to day three of QUILT TUTORIALS WEEK! Each day during our anniversary week we’re sharing free quilting tutorials from the past year. Bookmark them, pin them, however you save them—but keep this week’s posts handy for the times when you need them! Today’s quilt-tutorial roundup topic: finishing your quilts Deplete that UFO pile—learn the […]


  6. Free quilting tutorials roundup, day 2: smart techniques


    Welcome to day two of QUILT TUTORIALS WEEK! This week—all week!—we’re sharing free quilting tutorials from the past year. Bookmark them, pin them, however you save them—but keep this week’s posts handy for the times when you need them! Today’s quilt-tutorial roundup topic: smart techniques 
 Tips for sewing quickly, accurately…and piecefully. Stop by tomorrow […]


  7. Anniversary week! Free quilting tutorials roundup, day 1

    Welcome to day one of QUILT TUTORIALS WEEK—and our weeklong blog-anniversary celebration! Our official anniversary arrives on Thursday, so before we officially celebrate, we’re reminiscing by sharing a week’s worth of free quilting tutorials from the past year. Bookmark them, pin them, however you save them—but keep this week’s posts handy for the times when […]


  8. Here’s why 2015 is a great year for yarn

    Posted by on March 6, 2015, in crochet & knitting, , , ,

      Did you know that the Chinese New Year is the most important social and economic holiday in China? February 19 marked the celebration of the new year in Chinese culture, and with it, a 2015 zodiac symbol: the sheep! Needless to say, yarn lovers everywhere are pretty excited. The original Mandarin word for this […]


  9. Poof! Add a magic color to your quilts (blog hop + giveaway!)

    Welcome, all A Modern Twist blog hop-ees! We’re excited to be a stop on Natalie Barnes’s blog hop for her new book. Natalie is a contributor to popular Martingale books including Fun-Size Quilts, Kitchen Stitches, and Set the Table. We’re thrilled that she now has a book of her very own, which includes a special […]


  10. A quilter’s journey Beyond Neutral: #makingallthequilts part 1

    Have you ever loved a quilt book so much that you wanted to make EVERY quilt in it? Beyond Neutral author John Q. Adams (aka QuiltDad) found someone who did just that. Her name is Deb Robertson, a quilter from Christchurch, New Zealand. And she’s joined up with us to share her story about making […]