Posts tagged: "patchwork"

  1. Civil War fabric fanatics, meet your kindred spirit (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on April 13, 2016

    Madder reds, poison greens, cheddars, shirtings . . . if you’re like best-selling author Carol Hopkins, you can’t bear to toss a single scrap of that Civil War reproduction fabric you love. And now you can pat yourself on the back for saving them. Why? Because they’re perfect for the jaw-dropping quilts from Civil War […]


  2. Efficient quilt techniques for remaking antiques (+ sale)

    Posted by on April 11, 2016

    Authentic antique quilts inspire us—and they inspire many of our authors too! With help from our authors, you can remake vintage quilts into your own heirlooms. Simply follow the streamlined techniques of the popular authors we’re highlighting this week. Their eBooks are 40% off through Sunday, April 17. Take a look at the gorgeous quilts […]


  3. Patchwork + Christmas hand embroidery = ♥ (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on April 6, 2016

    It’s never too soon to start stitching for Christmas! From Christmas Patchwork Loves Embroidery by Gail Pan The bestselling author of Patchwork Loves Embroidery is ready to help you celebrate the holidays with sweet designs that will spread the delights of Christmas throughout your home. And throughout the homes of those you love! Star Birds […]


  4. Tame those tees! How to make a t-shirt memory quilt (+ giveaway)

    Posted by on March 23, 2016

    The T-shirt: it’s a classic American collectible. Most everyone owns a stack of tees they can’t bear to part with. And why would we? So often, the logos and images on t-shirts capture events or times in our lives that are precious to us. T-shirts are filled with memories! So we beg you—DON’T say goodbye […]


  5. Free patchwork quilt pattern – love, Kim Brackett 😘

    Posted by on February 26, 2016

    We ❤ freebie Fridays and we hope you do too—because we have a fun and free patchwork quilt pattern waiting for you! Tiny Table Topper by Kim Brackett Bestselling author Kim Brackett’s Tiny Table Topper is small, scrappy, and sweet as can be—and it’s strip pieced too! Kim says: Sign in or register at our […]


  6. Log Cabin block ❤ + 16 giveaways!

    Posted by on February 10, 2016

    Today’s a day for Log Cabin LOVE! The Log Cabin block is SO easy to adore. If you’ve ever made one, you know why. They’re easy. They’re fun. And Log Cabin quilt-pattern variations are practically endless—there are SO many amazing ways to make them your own. That’s why we think any quilter with a Log […]


  7. How to make a scrappy quilt: 2016 is your year to learn! (+ sale)

    Posted by on January 4, 2016

    We checked the quilting calendar—2016 is the year of the scrap quilt! Okay, so maybe we made that up. But starting off the year with scrap quilts is smart. Why? So you can use what you have in wonderful ways—and make room for all the new fabric that’s coming to your local quilt shop in […]


  8. 🔺Triangle troubles?🔻Try Pat Sloan’s triumphant techniques (+ BIG giveaway!)

    Posted by on November 20, 2015

    We’ve all made that half-square triangle. You know the one. The one with the unintentionally curvy edges? The one you can’t press flat, even if you doused it with water and kept it under a brick for a week? The one that’s too small/too crooked/too frustrating to use in the quilt you’re making? Would you […]


  9. Skip the binding: frame that quilt! (tutorial + fabric giveaway)

    Posted by on November 13, 2015

    Shortcuts. Time-savers. Beelines! Around the holidays, quilters look to make lots of gifts—and they look for ways to make those gifts more quickly. Choosing smaller quilts is a smart start (size matters). But what if you could also cut out an entire quiltmaking step—one you thought had to be completed every time? Now that’s starting […]


  10. Classic, cozy, comforting quilts – the “Sloppy” way! (sale)

    Posted by on November 9, 2015

    Classic, cozy, comforting quilts. Quilts you can wrap around your shoulders at sundown, nestle under as you nap, offer to loved ones to warm them inside and out. These are the kind of quilts that five-time bestselling author Evelyn Sloppy loves to design. Evelyn’s books have sold an astounding 185,000 copies, and we think we […]