Posts tagged: "gift roundups"

  1. 7 days to Christmas! 9 make-in-a-day (or less) projects

    Posted by on December 18, 2014

    Quilt detail from Here Comes Winter One week until Christmas: who’s left on your nice list? You want to make them something from the heart…but is there enough time left? With a little quick-sew magic, the answer is yes! Below you’ll find nine projects to put together in just a few hours. Projects are from […]


  2. 12 last-minute Christmas gifts to knit or crochet

    Posted by on December 12, 2014

    There are only 12 days until Christmas! How are your handmade gifts coming along? If you’re crunched for time and still want to give something handmade, here’s a roundup of last-minute handmade Christmas gifts. With six quick, easy crochet projects and six quick-knit projects, you can make one every day between now and Christmas. Don’t […]


  3. The perfect quilter’s gift

    Posted by on November 12, 2014

    What special gift do you give to a quilter who has it all? Inspiration. It’s something all quilters search for (and sometimes run out of). Our 2015 quilt calendars will give your quilting pals a monthly muse to help them stay creative throughout the year. Browse this year’s new wall calendars below. Choose one for […]


  4. Free quilt-pattern roundup: our top 5 freebies

    Posted by on October 9, 2014

    Are you in need of some handmade-holiday inspiration? With Christmas marching toward us (let’s put it in perspective: 77 days and counting), we’re all starting to think about gifts—and how much time we have left to make them. Start your gift-giving idea search right now by browsing our top-five free patterns below. These patterns aren’t […]


  5. Make-in-a-Day Gifts to Sew for Christmas

    Posted by on December 10, 2013

    When your sewing machine is Santa’s workshop, stitching quick and easy patterns makes the elf work run smoothly—and with elf-appropriate cheer. So in this post we’re sharing 12 ideas for gifts you can sew in just one day or less. Whether you’ve got time to spare or next to no time at all, you’ll find […]


  6. Quirky Question: your traditions (+ roundup)

    Posted by on December 6, 2013

    Thanks for joining us for Knit and Crochet Friday! You’re just in time for the Quirky Question—where questions are just for fun, answers are always welcome, and you could win a free eBook. Left: From Knitting Circles around Mittens and More by Antje Gillingham You know, it’s holiday crunch time: just 19 days until Christmas! […]


  7. What’s a guy to buy? Perfectly paired gift ideas for quilters

    Posted by on December 5, 2013

    It’s a wonderful feeling to receive the perfect holiday gift. But often, it’s even more satisfying to give the perfect gift. If you have a loved one who’s all heart—but all thumbs when it comes to choosing holiday gifts for you—we’re here to help them wow you this year! Today we’re putting on our elf […]


  8. 5 instant gifts for quilters: quilt calendars

    Posted by on December 3, 2013

    When the holidays arrive, quilting friends often face a common question: what do you get for the quilter who has it all? No matter how many fabrics, books, tools, and gadgets a quilter owns, there’s always one thing she seldom stops searching for and occasionally runs out of: inspiration. Below you’ll find 5 quick, affordable, […]


  9. Focus on fun! Easy sewing gifts for kids (+ sale)

    Posted by on November 18, 2013

    Can you believe that the gift-giving season is almost here? Are you starting to panic because you promised yourself you were going to give handmade gifts this year and haven’t even started (see my hand waving frantically)? Have you resigned yourself to shopping by keyboard (more hand waving)? “Little Horses” from Felting for Kids Take […]


  10. Even MORE quick Christmas quilts: part II

    Posted by on November 5, 2013

    We’re starting to feel the Christmas spirit—are you? Here in the office, everyone’s buzzing about decorating, giftmaking, and party planning (remember last year’s office party?). Some staffers are really on the ball; they’ve already been to the sewing machine and back! Author liaison Cathy stitched up this beautiful tree skirt from Simply Modern Christmas. There’s […]