Posts tagged: "quilting news"

  1. Everyone has an OLFA story – what’s yours? Quilt-along, video, more!

    Posted by on February 15, 2019

    Let’s face it: our quilts wouldn’t roll along as fast—or be as much fun—without the rotary cutter! Throughout 2019, our pals at OLFA are celebrating 40 years of rotary cutting. The company invented the rotary cutter in 1979. If you were quilting back then, you know what a revolution the rotary cutter was to your […]


  2. Eat, shop, get, give: welcoming the giving season

    Posted by on November 23, 2017

    Happy Thanksgiving, Stitch This! readers! As we reflect on the holiday season, we want you to know how much we value your support of our publishing family. You continue to fuel our passion for creativity, beauty, and excellence. You are part of our family! Thank you for allowing us to be a part of your […]


  3. 5 fun ideas for celebrating Worldwide Quilting Day (tomorrow!)

    Posted by on March 17, 2017

    Worldwide Quilting Day is tomorrow! Just think of all the quilters . . . all the fabric . . .  all the happily humming sewing machines! Tomorrow that humming will be heard ’round the world—we all need to make some noise, right? We’ve been celebrating Worldwide Quilting Day on our blog for five years running, […]


  4. You have spoken! Our top 10 quilt books of 2016 (+ BIG BIG giveaway!)

    Posted by on December 19, 2016

    Our annual top ten list is here! Today we reveal your favorite quilt books of 2016—the ones you voted for every time you bought a new book. So thank YOU for being a passionate quilt-book lover! Which books reached the top of the list? Read on to find out—then enter our BIG giveaway to win […]


  5. APQ’s 24-Hour Sew-a-Thon is on the way!

    Posted by on August 24, 2016

    Are you ready to sew for a good cause? Gather some colorful fabric and mark your calendar because it’s almost time for American Patchwork & Quilting’s third annual 24-Hour Sew-a-Thon! APQ’s heartwarming mission to donate one million pillowcases to communities around the country is going strong. Last year, during sew-a-thon events held around the United […]


  6. Spring Quilt Market trends update!

    Posted by on May 26, 2016

    International Quilt Market is a trade show where quilt-shop owners, designers, and quilt-industry professionals gather to show the latest and greatest offerings coming soon to quilt shops near YOU. You might say it’s where independent quilt shops go to shop—looking for new fabrics, notions, books, club ideas, and more! This May, Quilt Market was held […]


  7. National Quilting Month: perfect time for a precut party (+ sale)

    Posted by on February 29, 2016

    Who needs a reason to party? We’ve got one for you—the party starts tomorrow, it lasts all month long, and everyone who has a love affair with fabric is welcome. If you haven’t guessed, we’ll tell you: March is National Quilting Month! (Better still, today is Leap Year day. Count it in March and you […]


  8. Fall 2015 Quilt Market: arrows, elephants, rainbows, and more

    Posted by on November 5, 2015

    Right before Halloween we were in Houston for Fall Quilt Market, and it was blustery and rainy all around town. But inside the exhibit hall, new ideas and inspiration were everywhere. Martingale sent a team of seven employees to the show to scope out new authors, showcase soon-to-be-released books, and spot new trends. So what […]


  9. Who’s the Quilters Hall of Fame inductee for 2015? (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on July 10, 2015

    Who’s the Quilters Hall of Fame inductee for 2015? Let’s see if you can guess: She started out with a dream to write a single quilt book. That first book has sold nearly 250,000 copies and is Martingale’s best-selling book of all time. She’s written 15 more books during her career. . She’s a master […]


  10. Spring Quilt Market! Top 10 trends

    Posted by on June 4, 2015

    Quilt Market is a trade show where shop owners, designers, and quilt industry professionals gather to show the latest and greatest offerings coming soon to quilt shops near YOU. You might say it’s where independent quilt shops go to shop—looking for new fabrics, notions, books, club ideas, and more! The Martingale booth, where we shared […]