Posts tagged: "seasonal quilts"

  1. Ring in the season: 8 gorgeous spring quilts to make (and more)

    Posted by on February 23, 2018

    Raise your hand if you’re ready for spring to arrive! (We’re guessing that’s everyone?) Let’s see, March 20 is the first day of spring. That means 25 more sleeps until it’s officially spring. Sigh. But wait . . . we know a wonderful way to send winter packing—by making a springtime project! We can’t think […]


  2. Snow day? Sew day! 8 projects for winter’s final weeks

    Posted by on January 19, 2018

    How’s winter been treating you? For some it’s been a season similar to winters before . . . but we’ve watched others endure frigid temperatures, mountains of snow, and a chilly case of the winter blues. For those going through it, we send you our warmest wishes—and we want to help you send those winter […]


  3. 14 quick Christmas sewing ideas to get in the holiday spirit

    Posted by on November 3, 2017

    It’s November. Let that sink in! The hubbub of Halloween is over and now we turn our thoughts to the wintertime holidays. Where’s that panic button when I need one? Panic and planning aside, I can’t think of a better way to get yourself into the festive season mindset than to make a fun little […]


  4. Kim Diehl. New book. Enough said. Come see! (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on October 11, 2017

    In her 11th “Simple” book, Kim Diehl is in her happy place—the autumn season! Packed with projects, decorating ideas, sewing tips, and even recipes, Simple Harvest is your gorgeous one-stop guide to capturing the colors, the warmth, and the cozy feel of fall. Mix snuggly wools and crisp cottons in 19 pretty projects that will […]


  5. Halloween humor: cute quilts and more for the not-too-scary season

    Posted by on October 6, 2017

    A little fright can be fun on Halloween—but there’s a sunnier side to the holiday too. Kids in hilarious getups, school costume parades, and of course, the candy. Oh, the CANDY! Today we’ve rounded up several Halloween-themed projects that capture the less-scary side of Halloween. Start stitching one today to add a little beauty and […]


  6. National Sewing Month ideas: put on your Santa hat early this year!

    Posted by on September 11, 2017

    Have you been celebrating National Sewing Month? There’s no better excuse to carve out some extra time to sew in September. In fact, you can tell everyone it’s your duty and responsibility to sew. It’s a national month, people! Today we’re thinking ahead to the hustle and bustle of Christmas—and how every year, we wish […]


  7. Free sewing patterns for fall autumn-inspired kitchen set

    Posted by on August 23, 2017

    Crunching leaves. Hot apple cider. Sweaters. The pumpkin patch! Perhaps an autumn chill isn’t in the air just yet . . . but it’s coming. And today we’ve got a great way to celebrate the cooler season on the way—with needle and thread, of course! Download the Harvest Spice Trio patterns for free when you […]


  8. Patriotic patchwork: celebrating the Red, White, and Blue

    Posted by on June 12, 2017

    Summer is here—hooray! We all look forward to fun in the sun, but here in the USA we also enjoy celebrating our country’s independence on the 4th of July. Picnics, barbeques, fireworks, and oh YES, a day off! If you’re in need of some new holiday decorations, a new picnic quilt, or maybe just a […]


  9. Sew a holly-jolly holiday! Sweet Santa embroidery patterns (+ fabric giveaway!)

    Posted by on May 17, 2017

    It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas . . . when Santa’s the inspiration for your needle and thread, every day feels like the most wonderful time of the year! First Robin Kingsley charmed us with a flurry of sweet snowmen in her best-selling book Snow Happy. Now Robin is back to share more […]


  10. Long may she wave: quilts to make for Flag Day

    Posted by on May 12, 2017

    Looking for an American flag quilt-block pattern for summer celebrations on the way? You’ve come to the right place—and now is the right time to make one to celebrate a special day arriving even sooner than the Fourth of July: Flag Day! National Flag Day is celebrated every June 14; it commemorates the adoption of […]