Posts tagged: "quilting news"

  1. 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 […]


  2. Wishes, dreams, and selfies—at your LQS this Saturday

    Posted by on January 21, 2015

    Ditch your plans. Clear your schedule. Call your quilting friends. Visit Your Local Quilt Shop Day is this Saturday, January 24, and you’ve gotta be there to lend your support! Quilt shops around the U.S. are hosting special events for their celebrating customers. Visit one favorite store or hit every shop in a 100-mile range. […]


  3. Wish List Day! New Martingale quilt books (+ giveaway)

    Posted by on October 1, 2014

    Welcome to Wish-List Day! Get a sneak peek at new books on the way to your local quilt shop in October, November, and December. Keep track of the books you want by using the “Notify Me” and “Wish List” options at ShopMartingale. Browse the latest batch of Martingale quilt books below—then enter to win your […]


  4. And the 2015 Quilters Hall of Fame inductee is…

    Posted by on August 19, 2014

    We’ve been keeping a secret for many weeks. Now that the exciting news is officially official, we can ditch the hush-hush and shout it out loud: The Quilters Hall of Fame inductee for 2015 is… MIMI DIETRICH! Congratulations, Mimi! The mission of The Quilters Hall of Fame is to celebrate quilting by honoring the accomplishments […]


  5. Wish List Day! Martingale quilt books coming soon (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on July 8, 2014

    Welcome to Wish-List Day at Stitch This!, where we give you a sneak peek at new books coming in July, August, and September. Keep track of the books you want to remember by using the “Wish List” and “Notify Me” options at ShopMartingale. Ready to check out the latest batch of Martingale books and calendars […]


  6. 5 hot trends from Spring Quilt Market 2014

    Posted by on June 4, 2014

    We searched every aisle of Spring Quilt Market (a wholesale show that quilt shop owners attend) to see what’s hot. Here are five top trends that you’ll soon see coming to quilt shops: 1. On fabric, in quilt designs, BUTTERFLIES were everywhere! They were most definitely the “special species.” You couldn’t flutter by a booth […]


  7. Wish List Day! New quilting books coming soon (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on April 1, 2014

    Welcome to Wish-List Day at Stitch This! Today we give you a sneak peek at new books about quilting and more coming out in the next three months. Click on any cover to use the “Wish List” and “Notify Me” options at ShopMartingale—they’ll help you keep track of the books you want to remember. Now, […]


  8. Quilters, congregate! Visit Your Local Quilt Shop Day is on…

    Posted by on January 23, 2014

    Ditch your plans. Clear your schedule. Toss your to-do list and call your quilty friends. Saturday, January 25, is the second-annual Visit Your Local Quilt Shop Day, and you’ve just gotta be there to lend your support! Quilt shops around the country are hosting special events and lots of fabric-filled fun for their celebrating customers. […]


  9. Wish-list day! New quilting books coming in 2014 (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on January 7, 2014

    Welcome to Wish-List Day at Stitch This! Time for a sneak peek at new quilting books and more coming out in the next three months. Click on any cover to use the “Wish List” and “Notify Me” options at ShopMartingale—we’ll help you keep track of the books you want. Now, let us introduce you to […]


  10. Lift your spirits: stories of charity quilts, shared by you

    Posted by on December 17, 2013

    In September, as part of our second Share the Warmth Charity Quilt Drive, we invited you to tell us about your charitable giving in the form of quilts—and you responded with great passion. Today we are honored to compile your ideas for giving to charity-quilt organizations into a list that all quilters can use to […]