This just in! Check out the awesome book trailer for This is Mouse - An Adventure in Sewing! This is Mouse is the perfect book for any kid who wishes that their story-time friends would come to life. With this book, they can!
Easy instructions will show you how to make Mouse, his clothes, and all [...]
I don’t know about you, but when anyone mentions Crazy Quilts, I immediately think of Judith Baker Montano—the go-to authority on all things Crazy Quilt and embroidery (thread and silk ribbon).Judith wrote the first edition of the Crazy Quilt Handbook 28 years ago, revised it 13 years ago, and now she’s created the Revised 3rd Edition. What an [...]
Please welcome Senior Designer April, who is talking about her favorite project from Modern Appliqué Illusions, what inspires her, and much more!1. Please introduce yourself. What is your role on the book team and, in one sentence, tell us what you do?I am a senior graphic designer. I work with the photo studio and book [...]
I am the lucky Technical Editor that got to work on This Is Mouse—An Adventure in Sewing. The author, BrAs you might have guessed, the critters in the first 3 books are all made with socks. Not so for this new version. These new animals are made with all kinds of fabrics. Brenna and I worked [...]
We have a very special guest here today! Please welcome Sujata Shah, who is kicking her blog tour off right here. Take it away, Sujata!
Hello everyone! My name is Sujata
Shah. Welcome to the
blog tour! This is my first book and I am excited to be the guest
blogger on C&T Publishing's blog.
My book is [...]
We are so excited to help Trish Preston kick off her blog tour today! Introducing Because I love You Sew with a bang...check out the book trailer!
Follow along during all of the blog tour stops to see more book images, how-to's, behind the scenes, and get to know Trish a little better over the next two weeks!
December 3rd: [...]
Christine Copenhaver wants to surprise you.That’s one of the reasons she wrote Necktie Quilts Reinvented. The projects in this book play with our preconceptions of the traditional necktie quilt. Christine offers fresh new ideas to help you make beautiful, inventive quilts from your own tie stash! Don’t have a tie stash? Just wait. You’ll want one!Christine [...]
Here you are! More than 20 cheeky pickle sewing projects. What’s a cheeky pickle? I was never quite sure but it made me smile. Then I saw Ali Benyon’s designs for her book Stitched Paper Art for Kids, and I kept smiling. The kiddos can make some cute things if they follow Ali Benyon's lead.And I think I know [...]
What I REALLY like about Sewing to Sell is that the author, Virginia Lindsay, gets into the nitty-gritty details of what you need to do to sell your sewing work—from finding your sewing style and identifying your customers, talking about essential equipment, all the way through to selling, pricing, and packaging. There’s also a section on business [...]