A team of people have spent the last several months working on a major step for C&T: A new website.Completely redesigning a website is a massive task. Aside from regular, day-to-day book work, a team of people have been putting together the new site piece by piece, little by little, from design to copy to [...]
In honor of #NationalSewingMonth, please welcome Shannon Brinkley, who is sharing how she keeps her quilt projects organized! We're all ears (ahem...eyes), Shannon!
When I was writing
Scrappy Bits Appliqué (and, let’s be honest, always!) I had multiple quilts that I was working on at any given time. I know I'm not the only one in this boat. [...]
Looking for the perfect gift for the quilt-lover(s) in your life? Look no further! The Alex Anderson Playing Cards are designed by Alex with unique quilt patterns that any quilter will love. Check out Alex's new video all about her cards:
...Continuing #NationalSewingMonth with a guest post from our super talented author,
Erin Hentzel! Erin is here to share a free pattern for 18" dolls. Take it away, Erin!
Hip bags are so trendy right now, which means it's only fitting that your child's doll should have one, too. Accessories complete any ensemble and always make play time [...]
Sometimes my product ideas come from familiar surroundings…like my best friend’s house. A couple of years ago, while sewing together with my BFF Sam, in her sewing/art studio in her incredible Victorian farm house in Upstate NY, I saw a lovely birds nest similar to this one.Intrigued to see all the little pieces of fabric [...]
We're thrilled to have Abigail Long, author of Modern Prairie Sewing here to share a FREE pattern that she created for this gorgeous bag! Take it away, Abi!
Send a Little Message Bag
Finished flat measurements: 11” x 13 ¾” x 2 ½” handle 39 ½”
When I designed the Send a Little Message bag, I immediately thought of something [...]
It's September, and that means it's National Sewing and Quilting Month! We're celebrating by sharing some exciting features from some of our best-selling authors, free patterns, and big giveaways!
To kick off our celebration of National Sewing Month, please welcome
Jera Brandvig as our first guest poster this month! Take it away, Jera!
Hello, and thank you for [...]
Cassandra Ellis said that quilts were—and still could be—the absolute summation of homes, families, communities, and individuals. She went on to study quilting methods and designs from different cultures all over the world; from Amish to Korean quilt styles. Inspired by the diversity in the art of creating quilts from different areas of the world, [...]
If you know Carrie Bloomston, you know how enthusiastic, creative, and hardworking she is. We loved working with her on her upcoming Stash book, The Little Spark—30 Ways to Ignite Your Creativity, which inspires you to practice creativity in everyday life.Then Carrie told us about a special upcoming event and her involvement in it:His Holiness the Dalai [...]