Category Archives: Free Projects

Appliqué Tips

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Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned appliqué-er, these helpful tips from Wild Blooms and Colorful Creatures by Wendy Williams will make a big difference in the outcome of your appliqué projects! Wendy drew her inspiration from the Spring blooms during Canberra’s Floriade festival to design the beautiful Overgrown pattern:   The Woolly Needle Case makes […]

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French Braid Quilts with a Twist!

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I’m sure you’re familiar with Jane Hardy Miller’s fabulous first book French Braid Quilts. Well, the quilts in her newest book, French Braid Quilts with a Twist, are even more exciting! She has taken the traditional French braid pattern and made some simple-but-exciting tweaks and changes by adding more center accent squares, changing the placement of the accent squares, […]

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Your Imagination’s the Limit: Creative Image Transfer with Lesley Riley

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When I was assigned as the production editor on Lesley Riley‘s new TAP Transfer Artist Paper book, I didn’t know what TAP was. (Are you a newcomer to TAP like I was? Read about it here.) Granted, I had just joined the C&T team, and I would soon hear TAP‘s praises sung by my coworkers. […]

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In Bargello

Bargello

I love a good twist to an old classic, a nice spin on an good story, a new look for an old style. Bargello quilts have been around for years… decades. They are based on a type of needlepoint embroidery that got it’s name from a series of chairs found in the Bargello palace in […]

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How To Use kraft•tex

Get inspired by Celia Buchanan‘s fun video showing some of the fun projects you can create with kraft•tex! What projects would you like to make using kraft•tex? KRAFTTEX from Celia Buchanan on Vimeo.

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  • january

    All-in-One Quilter's Reference Tool, Updated Second Edition by Harriet Hargrave, Sharyn Craig, Alex Anderson, and Liz Aneloski for C&T Publishing
  • Backyard Birds by Becky Goldsmith & Linda Jenkins for C&T Publishing
  • January – Stash Books

    Quilt Lab--The Creative Side of Science by Alexandra Winston for Stash Books
  • me & my sewing adventure - an intermediate guide by Kate Haxell for Stash Books
  • january – stash products

    fast2clean Brave & Bold Mini Microfiber Static-Cling Cleaners
  • February

    Wild Blooms & Colorful Creatures by Wendy Williams for C&T Publishing
  • February – Stash Books

    Adding Layers--Color, Design & Imagination by Kathy Doughty for Stash Books
  • Essential Sewing Reference Tool by Caria Hegeman Crim for Stash Books
  • February – Pattern Pack

    MODKID™ Summer Fun by Patty Young for Stash Books
  • February – products

    Kraft-tex Black
  • Kraft-tex White - Kraft Paper Fabric from C&T Publishing
  • march

    American Homestead Quilts by Ellen Murphy for C&T Publishing
  • Fresh Family Traditions by Sherri McConnell for C&T Publishing
  • March – products

    Spunbond for C&T Publishing
  • Essential Applique Pins from Piece O' Cake Designs for C&T Publishing
  • March – Stash Books

    Playful Petals by Corey Yoder for Stash Books
  • At Home with Modern June by Kelly McCants for Stash Books
  • March – Stash Books Products

    Posey Patch - Eco Tote by Corey Yoder for Stash Books
  • March – FunStitch Studio

    We Love to Sew--Bedrooms by Annabel Wrigley for FunStitch Studio
  • April

    Quilting... Just a Little Bit Crazy by Allie Aller and Valerie Bothell for C&T Publishing
  • Bargello--Quilts in Motion by Ruth Ann Berry
  • April – Stash Books

    The Better Bag Maker by Nicole Mallalieu for Stash Books
  • Tenny Tiny Megagerie by Noriko Komurata for Stash Books
  • April – FunStitch Studio

    Sew in Style--Make Your Own Doll Clothes by Erin Henztel for FunStitch Studio
  • May – Stash Books

    Free-Motion Quilting Workbook by Angela Walters for Stash Books
  • Stitch 'n Swap by Jake Finch for Stash Books
  • Make & Love Quilts by Mary Fons for Stash Books
  • Boutique Casual for Boys & Girls by Sue Kim for Stash Books
  • May – Stash Books Products

    Orbit Eco Tote designed by Jennifer Sampou for Stash Books
  • May – FunStitch Studio

    The Wonderful Colorful Wonder Wheel of Color by Lynn Koolish, Kerry Graham, and Mary Wruck for FunStitch Studio
  • June

    Pictorial Art Quilt Guidebook by Leni Levenson Wiener for C&T Publishing
  • Emporia Rose Applique Quilts by Barbara Brackman and Karla Menaugh for C&T Publishing
  • June Stash Books

    Because I Love You Sew by Trish Preston for Stash Books
  • Little Fixes by Disney Powless for Stash Books
  • June Stash Books Products

    fast2cut HexEssentials Small Peepers by Kathy Doughty for Stash Books
  • fast2cut HexEssentials 1 1/2" Peepers by Kathy Doughty for Stash Books
  • fast2cut HexEssentials 2 1/2" Peepers by Kathy Doughty for Stash Books
  • June FunStitch Studio

    Sew It! by Allison Nicoll for FunStitch Studio