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House quilt-block tutorial (new video!)

Quilt blocking is a fun hobby that can turn into an activity for family and friends as well as make fantastic gifts for all occasions! Learning this is simple and almost anyone would be capable of doing it watching this tutorial from the Stitch This blog. Key Takeaways: Today we’ve got a House quilt-block tutorial […]

Free Quilt Patterns: Handsome Stars Backing Quilt

Have you ever made a quilted backing for your quilt? Here is your chance to snag a free pattern for an awesome quilted backing you will want to make as soon as you can. McCalls showcased this pattern – the handsome stars quilt – and it’s the perfect addition to any home, for a gift, […]

How to Applique Words {LOVE YOU Pillow}

A simple word can go a long way to communicate our feelings to someone. A single word, even though it may have a common meaning to most people, can sometimes really strike a chord with us on an individual level. Take the example of these applique’d words “LOVE YOU” – they can communicate a whole […]

Pom Pom Patchwork Pillow Pattern

Like making pillows? Have you tried a patchwork one yet? Polkadot Chair is sharing a great free tutorial here. They’re providing you with a link to download the template of the pillow design for free. It’s a very simple design. The article also reminds of a previous tutorial in which people were taught how to […]

Fussy-cut + Partial Seams Mini Quilt Tutorial

Today we’re featuring a cute little mini quilt tutorial that Jedi Craft Girl made. It’s a perfect summer project when you don’t have a lot of time on your hands but are still in the mood to be crafty. This tutorial lays everything out for you, tells you exactly what materials you will need and […]

Learn How to Sew a Scarf

Have some extra scraps of fabric sitting around that’s too good to toss out? Learn to sew a DIY scarf! Polkadot Chair helps you, starting with the first step of considering which supplies are needed. Then there’s step-by-step instructions and pictures on how to cut the fabric into a square, making sure that it’s the […]

New details about Moda & Martingale’s Quiltstock retreat!

Moda & Martingale’s Quiltstock Retreat is starting soon. They recently announced in their Facebook group that sewing will be available… all night long. The classes are taught by four wonderful designers, Lisa Bongean, Me and My Sister Designs, Carrie Nelson, and Kathy Schmitz. All of them are unique and qualified to impart large amounts of […]