Posts tagged: "sewing for kids"

  1. Every baby needs a quilt. Here are 14 adorable ideas for beginners

    Posted by on July 26, 2017

    Know a beginning quilter? Already a beginner? Want to be a beginner? Ask any quilter and they’ll tell you: a baby quilt is the perfect place to begin. And in the new book Baby Quilts for Beginners, you—or your wannabe quilter friends—will find oh-sew-sweet success on the first try! In Baby Quilts for Beginners, newbies […]


  2. Kim Diehl + Pat Wys + baby sewing projects = Adorbz 😍 (+ fabric giveaway!)

    Posted by on June 22, 2016

    What happens when two best-selling quilt-book authors—and proud grandmothers—team up for a book brimming with baby sewing projects? Adorableness! Slurp and Burp Boy Bibbies Grandmas sew the sweetest things! From smart and practical to simply adorable, there are lots of fun projects to choose from in the new book Baby Bliss by Kim Diehl and […]


  3. Sewing baby quilts: so sweet – so speedy! (+ giveaway)


    Posted by on October 21, 2015

    The author of the popular book Cute Quilts for Kids is back with more baby quilts that are oh-sew-sweet—and easier to make than you might think! Focusing on three quick tricks in her latest book Sew Sweet Baby Quilts, Kristin Roylance shows you how to create adorable baby quilts with huggable, tuggable details. You won’t […]


  4. Let’s pretend! Role-playing toys to sew for kids (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on August 25, 2015

    “Let me try!” It’s an often-heard phrase from the mouths of curious kids. Whether you’re at work or at play, if you’re doing something, they want to do it too! Now you can use your sewing skills to let the little girls and boys in your life “try” on for size what grown-ups do. The […]


  5. 
Back-to-school sewing (+ sale on 4 fun books!)

    Posted by on August 10, 2015

    Heading back to school, no matter if it’s to fifth grade or freshman year of college, is always both a bit exciting and a bit daunting. Give the kids in your life an extra special send-off by making them a gift that’s just as practical as it is heartfelt. To kick-off your back-to-school savings with […]


  6. What’s new? Lots! New quilt books coming soon (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on August 4, 2015

    Welcome to Wish List Day! Take a peek at new books coming from Martingale—all headed to your local quilt shop right now. Usually we’d tell you to add a book to your wish list, but guess what? No need to wish: all of August’s books are available now! Enter to win your favorite at the […]


  7. Sewing games for kids: batteries not required (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on December 9, 2014

    How can you inspire kids to unplug from that video game, TV, or computer and choose to play together instead? With your love of sewing! And with the holidays at hand, there’s no better time for introducing new fun and games—that you make yourself. “Pancake Party” For about the price of one commercial game, the […]


  8. Mom tested, baby approved: 20 ways to sew for Baby (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on October 30, 2014

    Today is all about cute babies. And fun sewing. And fun sewing for cute babies. “Super Bibs” from Baby Says Sew As a mom to a three-year-old and a baby born in March, Rebecca Danger is smitten with her new role. Already a three-time bestselling knitting-book author, her little ones inspired her to return to […]


  9. Back-to-school cool: cute sewing projects

    Posted by on July 29, 2014

    Is it me getting older or do the days seem to go by faster all the time? Just when I get into the swing of summer the stores start advertising back-to-school supplies. But if the season is changing that quickly, then it’s time to think about stitching up something special to help your little ones […]


  10. Celebrate grads with cool quilts (+ sale)

    Posted by on May 26, 2014

    Seriously, where does the time go? Another school year is coming to an end and children are moving up—elementary school to middle school, middle school to high school or <gasp!> high school to college or whatever other “grown up” plans they may have. All of these moving-up occasions call for the perfect gift. Or, perhaps […]