Posts tagged: "sewing roundups"

  1. Celebrating Mom: 8 handmade gift ideas for Mother’s Day

    Posted by on April 17, 2017

    Mother’s Day is just around the corner—Sunday, May 14! Remember when we were in school and our teachers would always come up with a wonderful crafty item that we could make for our moms for their special day? I know my mom always treasured those childlike (but oh, so cute) elementary-school gifts, just as I […]


  2. The perfect gift: Christmas sewing projects you can finish today (+ flash sale!)

    Posted by on December 16, 2016

    Oooh, only nine days ’til Christmas! If you think there’s little time left to give something handmade to the ones you love, we’ve got a surprise for you: we have an eBook full of wonderful projects that will lead to stuffed stockings, wrapped gifts, and big hugs. Pick up Sew the Perfect Gift for just […]


  3. 🎁Help is here! Get ready for the gift-giving season 🎁 (+ sale)

    Posted by on August 22, 2016

    As soon as I typed the title for this post I instinctively ducked, knowing that somebody was going to want to throw something at me . I can’t lie, though! That season is coming up quickly! Wouldn’t it be nice to NOT be quilting that table runner for your sister or stuffing that pincushion for […]


  4. Sew festive! Wrap up your Christmas list 🎅 with fun gifts to sew (sale)

    Posted by on November 16, 2015

    It happens to me every year. I have big plans to sew fun gifts for friends and family. Then the festive season hits, I run out of time, and it all goes down in flames! This year, I plan on making just a couple of low-stress projects. During the long Thanksgiving weekend I’m going to […]


  5. Sewing gifts for mom: 24 quick-to-make projects

    Posted by on May 7, 2015

    Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 10. Still deciding on a special gift for Mom? With only three days left until her big day, it’s times like these when your sewing skills sure do come in handy! Today we’ve rounded up some fun Mother’s Day gifts that you can sew—and you can complete most of them […]


  6. 5 things to make with a single fat quarter

    Posted by on April 2, 2015

    Fat quarters…oh, how we quilters love them! They’re the quilt-shop equivalent of the candy rack at the grocery store (but without the calories). It’s so easy to pick one up and bring it home. Sometimes, though, you get it home and it either: 1) Doesn’t really “go” with anything in your stash, or 2) It’s […]


  7. 7 days to Christmas! 9 make-in-a-day (or less) projects

    Posted by on December 18, 2014

    Quilt detail from Here Comes Winter One week until Christmas: who’s left on your nice list? You want to make them something from the heart…but is there enough time left? With a little quick-sew magic, the answer is yes! Below you’ll find nine projects to put together in just a few hours. Projects are from […]


  8. Fast, festive, fun!: ornaments, stockings, and tree skirts

    Posted by on December 3, 2014

    Quilts are great to make for Christmas—but what about all the extra little goodies we get to create this time of year? Today we’ve put together a special roundup of smaller-than-a-quilt projects to whip up for gifts, decorating, or simply for spending a few extra hours at the sewing machine. Go classic, modern, or somewhere […]


  9. 14 days to Thanksgiving: sewing for the big day

    Posted by on November 13, 2014

    
Sewing for Thanksgiving? Why not? You’ve made your grocery list and decided what pies to bake. You’ve found the recipes for the green beans Uncle Harry loves and the turkey stuffing your kids crave. And you’ve lovingly washed and ironed the beautiful white linen tablecloth you inherited from Grandma. But what have you done for […]


  10. National Sewing Month: turn fabric strips into beautiful bowls

    Posted by on September 16, 2014

    September is National Sewing Month! We’re celebrating all month long with ideas for out-of-the-box sewing. Watch for fun posts each week about making all kinds of fabulous stuff with your fabric. Today’s focus: your fabric strips—in 3D! Learn how to make fabric bowls, baskets, purses, and more with just two materials: fabric strips and common […]