Posts tagged: "quilt roundups"

  1. Got LOTS of small quilts? Try these quick-to-create decorating hacks

    Posted by on July 19, 2019

    Ever wondered how to display small quilts . . . when you’ve got what seems like a million of them? We get it—small quilts are addictive to make! They’re easy to start, fast to finish, and oh-so cute when they’re done. We imagine that Kim Diehl has a mountain of mini-quilts; her best-selling book Simple […]


  2. 5 patriotic quilts you can make TODAY. . . and enjoy all summer long 🇺🇸

    Posted by on July 3, 2019

    Wishing you had a patriotic quilt to display for the 4th of July? Start sorting your red, white, and blue fabrics—we’ve rounded up five quilts that you just might be able to finish today! Even if you start it now just for fun and finish it later, the little quilts below are perfect for popping […]


  3. Kim Diehl’s mystery sampler revealed 😍 see the quilts from makers like you!

    Posted by on June 17, 2019

    It started as a mystery . . . Just a peek at the beginning . . . And now that mystery is history! The full reveal! Kim Diehl’s Simple Friendships II Mystery Quilt-Along is coming to a close. If you played along for the past six weeks, you’ve seen all the beautiful blocks quilters made: […]


  4. 10 charming ideas . . . for your charm packs!

    Posted by on January 4, 2019

    Got charm packs? Mini-charm packs? Got yardage that you can cut into 5″ or 2½" squares? Then you’re ready for our “charming” roundup of quilt patterns for those pretty piles of fabrics! Today we’ve chosen 10 quick, super-cute projects to make with charms and mini-charms. These patterns are perfect for those days when you just […]


  5. Give thanks: 11 sewing projects to make Thanksgiving special

    Posted by on October 31, 2018

    Halloween is here! We wish you a happy and safe one. After all the little ghosts and goblins have gobbled up their goodies, it’s time to start thinking about the next holiday on the way—Thanksgiving! Are people coming to your home, or are you going to theirs? Sweet potatoes or mashed potatoes? Pumpkin pie or […]


  6. 🎄 O Christmas tree, O Christmas tree 🎄 A freebie from dear Santa 🎅

    Posted by on August 31, 2018

    In anticipation of the holiday on the way (okay, not for 116 more days—but it IS on the way!), we’d like to share a special gift with you. A new free pattern for Christmas sewing! Designed and pieced by Adrienne Smitke; machine quilted by Lisa Sipes. Finished wall hanging: 28¼" x 44½". Download your O […]


  7. Sewing podcasts 2018: five we’re loving right now 🎧

    Posted by on July 13, 2018

    Do you listen to podcasts? There’s nothing that goes together quite like an afternoon of quilting while listening to people’s related stories. We’ve rounded up some of the quilting and sewing podcasts we’ve been listening to lately—read on to learn more! American Patchwork & Quilting Podcast with Pat Sloan Pat is where it’s at! Pat […]


  8. 10 great scrap-quilt patterns for beginners

    Posted by on June 22, 2018

    Aren’t scrap quilts wonderful? They’re an all-time favorite and present a terrific opportunity to play with fabric. If you’re a beginner, the idea of a scrap quilt might be somewhat daunting. Not to worry, we’ve got you covered! Read on for a collection of scrap quilts that are beginner-friendly, with pieces that are mostly squares […]


  9. 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 […]


  10. What can you do with a charm pack? 8 fun projects to try

    Posted by on August 9, 2017

    Got a stack of charm packs but no inspiration in sight? Whether you’re an accumulator of precut charm squares or a saver of 5″ squares from your scraps, we’ve got bundles of “charming” ideas to get you sewing something fun! Pillow party ahead Charm squares needed: 42 In this cute Country Threads pillow, the raw […]