Quick Tips for Simple Quilts

If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to make a quilt, figuring out where to start can be a challenging process. There are so many different designs and so many beautiful fabrics to choose from! Read more

Get Crafty With the Kids This Summer!

Summer vacation is kicking off this month for many kids across the United States. I have many happy memories from my childhood of spending hours upon hours looking for ways to expend the creative energy that was bottled up inside … Read more

Personalize a Baby Gift with Easy Appliqué

Our Spring 2013 issue of Stitch Craft Create is all about life’s big celebrations: graduations, birthdays, weddings and, of course, baby showers! This week, I’d like to share another baby shower gift idea that first appeared in the September/October 2011 … Read more

Six Fun Ways to Repurpose Vintage Handkerchiefs

Nothing can fill a sewer’s afternoon more creatively than sitting around with a pile of vintage handkerchiefs and thinking up ways to repurpose them. That is exactly what we did for a feature in the September/October 2009 issue of our … Read more

Designer Q&A: Sarah Watts

  While attending Quilt Market in Houston last October, I was mesmerized by all of the amazing fabric lines that burst from each booth. I visited familiar favorites while learning about dozens of new and new-to-me artists. One artist I … Read more

Crochet a Sweet, Simple Flower Clip for Spring

Crochet a sweet flower clip that acts as a removable brooch or hairpiece! This flower is the finishing touch on a crocheted wedding garter designed by Salena Baca. You can find complete instructions for the garter in our Spring 2013 … Read more

Designer Q&A: Deborah Moebes

Several weeks ago, I shared with you a few of my personal recommendations for great craft-inspired reads. This week, I’d like to talk more about one of the titles on that reading list, Stitch Savvy: 25 Skill-Building Projects to Take … Read more