Posts tagged: "meet us"

  1. Staff Stitch + Show: kids and baby gifts we’ve made!

    Posted by on February 27, 2015

    It’s baby season, and we’ve been inspired to make gifts for staff kiddos, from growing grandchildren to new arrivals. Here are some of the knit and crocheted gifts recently stitched by our staff for special little ones! P.S. Guess who’s next on our list? Tiffany, copy editor, is due in August—congratulations, Tiffany! We can’t wait […]


  2. National Quilting Month: start your bucket quilt (and see ours)

    Posted by on February 26, 2015

    March is National Quilting Month! With 31 days to celebrate quilting—including the crowning jewel of the month, Worldwide Quilting Day on Saturday, March 21—we got to thinking about our “bucket quilts.” What’s a bucket quilt, you ask? A bucket quilt is an all-time favorite quilt. Perhaps you’ve pinned a picture of one; maybe you’ve purchased […]


  3. 7 super-quick crafts for Valentine’s Day (yes, that quick)

    Posted by on February 12, 2015

    Valentine’s Day is only two days away—but there’s still time to give your valentine a gift with a handmade touch! Simply register or log in to our Freebies page and get access to how-tos for all 7 fast, fun valentine crafts below. We’re proud to point out that these projects were made just for you, […]


  4. Staff stitch + show: recent pictures of quilts we made!

    Posted by on January 8, 2015

    The weeks leading up to Christmas sure did inspire us to sew quilts of many sizes! Here’s a look at some of the little, lap, and large quilts our staff recently completed. LITTLE QUILTS Senior account manager Kara says: “I got creative with my own setting for this quilt pattern from Country Threads. It perfectly […]


  5. Still stitching on Christmas Eve? A song (and video) for you

    Posted by on December 24, 2014

    “Argyle” from Simply Modern Christmas by Cindy Lammon
 A very merry Christmas Eve to you! Still quilting, sewing, knitting, or crocheting? Some of us are too. Whether your handmade holiday gifts are under the tree or still in several pieces, every Christmas stitcher has the same goal: to complete a project, wrap it in pretty […]


  6. In gratitude: thank you

    Posted by on November 27, 2014

    Quilt featured: “Rhubarb Crisp” by Jo Morton, from Skinny Quilts and Table Runners II As we celebrate this season of giving thanks, our thoughts turn to you. We are deeply grateful for your continued support of our goal: to bring the best designers, projects, and techniques to your local quilt shop, your mailbox, and your […]


  7. The wonderful, whimsical world of Quilt Market: fall 2014 recap

    Posted by on November 6, 2014

    We went. We saw. And we’re back from Fall 2014 Quilt Market to share what we experienced with you! (For those of you who aren’t familiar, Quilt Market is a twice-yearly event where people who make quilt stuff—like us—and people who sell quilt stuff—like your local quilt shop—get together and find ways to get the […]


  8. Staff stitch + show: look what we made!

    Posted by on October 29, 2014

    It’s been a few months since I’ve done a staff show-and-tell post. The finished projects are piling up around here, so it’s time for another! Perfect for Retreats Let’s start with Karen Burns, our acquisitions editor. Karen’s favorite time to stitch is at quilting retreats. She returns from a three-day weekend and amazes us with […]


  9. Quick quilt projects to show you care

    Posted by on October 7, 2014

    Do you know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month? It sometimes seems as though we’re bombarded with ads, articles, and stories about breast cancer. We hear it so often we almost become numb to it. But I for one am glad to hear those stories. We need a reminder, at least once a year, […]


  10. Craft Book Month blog hop! A quilt goes viral

    Posted by on September 10, 2014

    Practically every Monday around here is show-and-share day. When we complete something over the weekend, we bring our projects to the office to share with each other. Usually there’s squealing and “where’d you get that fabric?” chatter. When Karen Burns, our acquisitions editor, brought in her finished quilt top from the book Modern Quilts from the […]