Posts tagged: "antique quilts"

  1. Let us take you on a Treasure Hunt!

    Posted by on January 15, 2020

    Do you love antique quilts, reproduction fabrics, and all the charm of yesteryear? If so, Treasure Hunt: 13 Quilts Inspired by Antique Finds is for you. Take a look! Linda Collins and Leah Zieber are coauthors of a fascinating new book that offers you a wide variety of patterns based on antique quilts they own […]


  2. Set your DVR––Craft in America: Quilts––Premieres on PBS December 27, 2019

    Posted by on December 26, 2019

    Learn about contemporary quilters from diverse traditions as we celebrate the important role quilts have played in our country’s story. Featuring Susan Hudson, Victoria Findlay Wolfe, Michael A. Cummings, Judith Content, the International Quilt Museum, and special guest Ken Burns. Premieres on PBS December 27, 2019 at 9pm Pacific (check local listings). Fascinated by the […]


  3. Make your own classic two-color quilt (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on December 6, 2019

    Prepare to be WOWed by Blue & White Quilts! This book hosts a stunning collection of two-color quilts from top-notch designers and dedicated collectors. In this follow-up to Red & White Quilts, you’ll get instructions to re-create three vintage quilts and stitch 10 original designs. The projects represent a range of quilt styles, techniques, skill […]


  4. NEW! Folk-Art Fun, scraps, and vintage finds (+giveaway!)

    Posted by on December 3, 2019

        Welcome to Wish List Day at Stitch This! We’re SEW excited to introduce you to new Martingale books coming your way in January—the 30-day countdown begins now! Keep track of your favorites by using the “Notify Me” and “Wish List” options at ShopMartingale.com. Browse the latest batch of Martingale books below; then enter […]


  5. 🧺 Laundry Basket Quilts is back with stellar star quilts! 🧺

    Posted by on October 23, 2019

    The third book in Edyta Sitar’s best-selling “Patches” series celebrates a quintessential quiltmaking motif: the star! 🌟🌟🌟 In Patches of Stars, Star blocks of all varieties first take center stage in a gallery of breathtaking antique quilts, from modest, make-do designs to astonishing showstoppers. Antique star quilt: Star of Diamonds, 67″ × 81½", Sitar Family […]


  6. 14 little ways to meet quiltmakers from the past (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on August 14, 2019

    Re-create a little piece of history with Sheryl Johnson, owner of Temecula Quilt Co. and author of Quirky Little Quilts! Sheryl is back with her interpretations of authentic quilts from yesteryear in Returning to Temecula. Her all-new patterns for 14 little quilts capture the make-do spirit of quilters from the past. From beginner-friendly blocks and […]


  7. NEW! A quilt book with a love story to share: inspired by the Civil War

    Posted by on May 22, 2019

    An old-fashioned love story comes alive in quilts inspired by authentic Civil War letters in Quilts of Love and Valor. Touched by the real-life letters of Jacob and Emeline Ritner, a husband and wife separated by the Civil War, author Becky A. Wright shares quilt patterns based on captivating stories the couple shared. Tales of […]


  8. Quilt history books share stories – here are three fascinating tales from the past

    Posted by on May 20, 2019

    Are you a history buff? We covet quilt-history books, and we’ve published several books about quilt history, one with the help of our friends at the International Quilt Study Center and Museum in Lincoln, Nebraska, American Quilt Treasures. We want to know all we can about our sewing sisters from the past! Most of the […]


  9. A new quilt-along 🤗 Join us to make a mini sampler quilt!

    Posted by on March 8, 2019

    When Sheryl Johnson’s first book, Temecula Quilt Company: Quirky Little Quilts was released, I was so excited. This book is totally my jam. It has quilts made from reproduction fabrics. Quilts that have a make-do quality. Quilts that are all little. Just what I loved about the antique quilts that first inspired me to start […]


  10. New Country Threads quilt patterns! 14 stunning Civil War-inspired quilts (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on February 6, 2019

    Capture the old-fashioned feel of quilts from the Civil War era—and make it fun with this gorgeous collection of all-new Country Threads quilt patterns! Mary Etherington and Connie Tesene’s signature make-do style comes to life in Beyond the Battlefield. Inside, you’ll find 14 stunning quilts, from small, simple tributes to larger quilts featuring hundreds of […]