Posts tagged: "kids’ quilts"

  1. Tame those tees! How to make a t-shirt memory quilt (+ giveaway)

    Posted by on March 23, 2016

    The T-shirt: it’s a classic American collectible. Most everyone owns a stack of tees they can’t bear to part with. And why would we? So often, the logos and images on t-shirts capture events or times in our lives that are precious to us. T-shirts are filled with memories! So we beg you—DON’T say goodbye […]

  2. Baby’s first Christmas: “sew” fun to be Santa! (sale)

    Posted by on November 23, 2015

    Have you had any sweet new additions to your family this year? Or is a grandbaby, niece, or nephew scheduled to make his or her debut any day now? Baby’s first Christmas is a wonderful occasion to commemorate and an especially lovely occasion to sew for. But with December 25 fast approaching, time for finishing […]

  3. Adorable applique animals for baby, take 2 (special giveaway!)

    Posted by on November 11, 2015

    IT’S NEW RELEASE DAY! Are you ready for a dose of downright darling baby quilts? There’s only one thing that can take baby-appliqué quilts to the tippity-top level of sweetness: a dash of appliqué animals. “Sweet Tweets” from Animal Parade 2 See what we mean? Sew very sweet! You’ll smile at the happy hedgehogs, rambunctious […]

  4. 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 […]

  5. 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 […]

  6. So you think you can stash?: novelty prints

    Posted by on September 4, 2014

    Today we’re starting a new series at Stitch This! If you’ve got a stash of a particular style of fabric that keeps growing instead of shrinking, this series is for you! We’ll focus on one style of fabric in each “So You Think You Can Stash?” post, and offer ideas for how to cut it, […]

  7. Welcome, baby! Weekend quilts, heirloom quilts

    Posted by on September 1, 2014

    Do you know someone who’ll celebrate a birthday this month? I do. In fact, I’ll be celebrating my birthday, and so will two of my grandchildren, a sister-in-law, a cousin, and several friends. I used to think I was unique because I didn’t know many people who were born in September. Now I’ve learned that […]

  8. 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 […]

  9. Handprint quilts + more ways to delight kids (sale!)

    Posted by on April 28, 2014

    Ask a group of quilters how they started quilting and one of the answers you’ll invariably hear is that they had a child (or a grandchild, niece/nephew, or friend’s child) on the way and felt the need to make something handmade with which to wrap them in love. One of the things we quilters love […]

  10. Baby animal quilts on parade (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on April 15, 2014

    Twice a year, I have the privilege of attending International Quilt Market. It’s part of my job and there’s a lot of work involved, but it’s fun work that results in a satisfying exhaustion. We’re there to showcase our books and authors, meet our customers, and see what’s new in design trends, fabrics, and notions. […]