Posts tagged: "gift quilts"

  1. Send them to school with memories from home 🎓

    Posted by on July 7, 2017

    Graduation day is behind us, and those grown-up kids ready for college, work, or their first move from home are preparing to strike out on their own. If you look back at that time in your own life, you might remember feeling excited—but also a little anxious—about starting life beyond home, sweet home. (Do I […]


  2. Memories of making a memory quilt (get the tissues)

    Posted by on June 23, 2017

    In March, PaperGirl (aka Mary Fons) put out a challenge to her followers: write about the last quilt you made. Our director of marketing (aka Karen Johnson) was up for the challenge. You see, Karen was in the midst of making a very special quilt. A quilt for her parents’ 60th wedding anniversary. A quilt […]


  3. Patchwork for Pop: quick Father’s Day gift ideas

    Posted by on May 22, 2017

    Now that we’ve finished honoring Mom (ok, that’s never really finished but you know what I mean!) it’s time to turn our attention to Dad! Father’s Day is coming up fast, and we’re here to help you with some quick projects that the dad in your life is sure to love. First up is this […]


  4. Celebrating Mom: 8 handmade gift ideas for Mother’s Day

    Posted by on April 17, 2017

    Mother’s Day is just around the corner—Sunday, May 14! Remember when we were in school and our teachers would always come up with a wonderful crafty item that we could make for our moms for their special day? I know my mom always treasured those childlike (but oh, so cute) elementary-school gifts, just as I […]


  5. We 💘 quilts! Perfect pairs of Valentine’s Day gifts for the loves in your life

    Posted by on February 1, 2017

    It’s February 1st—almost time to shower all the darlings, dears, sweethearts, and honeys in your life with a special gift. And of course a gift from you will be the creative kind! We’ve rounded up some pretty (and pretty quick) projects to sew in plenty of time to bestow your adorations and affections on someone […]


  6. 7 easy quilt patterns to whip up in a weekend 💨

    Posted by on December 12, 2016

    This week we’ve got some sweet little stocking stuffers for you—but you won’t need a stocking. The stocking is your computer, and YOU can be the Santa! Right now you can grab seven of our most popular whip-up-in-a-weekend ePatterns at a steal: just $1.99 each. Instantly downloadable ePatterns mean you can start stitching right away, […]


  7. Super-quick Christmas gifts to sew for the ones you 💕 (+ sale!)

    Posted by on November 28, 2016

    We hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend filled with fun, family, tasty food, and maybe even some time to stitch. Perhaps there’s a piece of pumpkin pie left over to dig into this afternoon! Now that we’re just a few days away from December, the countdown to Christmas has begun. Do you have a […]


  8. 🎅Christmas is coming🎄a sleighful of sewing gift ideas ahead!🎁

    Posted by on November 14, 2016

    Christmas is just around the corner—the time to sew for the holidays is now! Whether you want to make something new to grace your holiday home this year or you want to bestow a handmade gift on someone special in your life, we’ve got a sleighful of inspiration for you. Four of our most popular […]


  9. 🍴Give thanks – for fast, fun table-topper sewing! (+ sale)

    Posted by on October 17, 2016

    We’re closing in on that busy time of year—the holidays! Even though we have lots of planning, cooking, shopping, and decorating ahead, it’s important to carve out a little space for ourselves and spend time in our happy place—in front of our sewing machines. We all deserve a little escape from the insanity, don’t we? […]


  10. Jump-start your holiday: Christmas in July BOGO sale on now 🎅

    Posted by on July 18, 2016

    Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! We know, it’s July . . . you still have 160 sleeps until Christmas. But remember last year? When you’re smack-dab in the middle of it all, sometimes it feels like there aren’t enough hours in the day to sew, bake, shop, and otherwise celebrate! If the string of year-end […]