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Farmhouse Fresh
Sku #: b1510

Janelle has designed a new toweling collection, Rock Pool, for Moda. And, has this new book showing you many ways to use this popular fabric.

Tea towels, placemats, and tablerunners have always been a go-to project, but Janelle has so many more ideas: pretty pillow, a cute laundry bag, a quilt block storage book, a tech travel roll, a sewing machine cover, an apron and oven mitt, mini fabric tubs, a take-along pouch, and of course tea towels, tablerunner, and place mats.

It's chock-full of great ideas.

80 pages with full-size templates for applique and embroidery

Price: $25.99 each

25 Ways to Sew Jelly Rolls, Layer Cakes, & Charm Packs
Sku #: sewjrlccp

If you are looking for ideas on how to use your fabric stash, these modern quilt designs will inspire you to dig into your collection of pretty pre-cuts.

Pre-cut bundles are so appealing, but just imagine how much better they will look made up into a finished quilt. So go on and tske the plunge - unravel that jelly roll and get sewing!

Transform your pre-cut stash into beautiful quilts.
Create small projects to use up leftover strips and squares.
Discover time-saving tips for successful quilting.

Book by Brioni Greenberg.

Price: $24.99 Each

A Kid's Guide to Sewing
Sku #: ct11003

This is a great book for kids ages 11 and up. And, I would add that it is perfect for anyone who hasn't sewn before and wants to learn no matter what your age.

The layout of the book makes it easy to read and learn. You'll find discussions of different types of fabrics, notions, and tools. Plus, a guide on parts of the machines, basics of sewing, and safety tips.

There are 16 fun projects that kids (and kids of all ages) will love to make and actually use.

An excellent book!

Written by Sophie Kerr with her parents Weeks Ringle and Bill Kerr

144 pages

Price: $21.95 each

All About Strips
Sku #: b1266

15 versatile and colorful quilts from strips of many sizes. Each project includes specific tips for fabric selection and placement. Quilt sizes range from throws to king.

All About Strips is by Susan Guzman.


Price: $24.99 Each

Aunt Martha’s Embroidery Patterns: Great Outdoors
Sku #: b406

Easy to use, iron-on embroidery patterns featuring designs of the great outdoors.

Over 250 different designs to choose from!!


Price: $6.00 Each

A-Z of Ribbon Embroidery
Sku #: spribbonembroidery

A comprehensive manual with over 40 gorgeous designs to stitch.

Includes step by step instructions and clear photos show every stitch and technique, with advice from experts on the ribbons, fabric, and other materials you need.

Embroidery key, index of stitches, order of work, and template provided.

Price: $19.95 Each

Cozy Wool Applique Pillows
Sku #: la5647

Elizabeth Angus provides 8 fun and cozy embroidery embellished designs, sure to make a statement in your living spaces.


Price: $14.95 Each

Cute Quilts for Kids
Sku #: b1167

Cute Quilts for Kids by Kristin Roylance provides basic applique and embellishing techniques for beginners to make these adorable, colorful and bright baby-toddler quilts. Make a quilt that is fun and functional. Great gift idea.


Price: $22.99 Each

Embroidery & Crazy Quilt Stitch Tool
Sku #: ctpubstitchtoolbook

Tips for needles, thread, ribbon and fabric. Illustrations for both left and right handed stitching. Stand up for easy use! Over 180+ stitches and combinations.

This small, table-top spiral book would be a great gift idea for any sewist.

Emroidery & Crazy Quilt Stitch Tool is by Judith Baker Montanos.


Price: $22.95 Each

Embroidery Garden
For The Dream Machine

Sku #: bembroiderygarden

This book was created to give a deeper understanding of how to use My Design Center! The original designs will take you step by step through the process to a finished project.

This includes a USB drive with the design files on them.

Embroidery Garden, My Design Center Projects for The Dream Machine, Featuring My Design Center.

Price: $119.99 Each

Farm Girl Vintage
Sku #: ise906

Give your creativity free range with this book full of projects from quilts to potholders. Mix and match blocks as you please.

Farm Girl Vintage is by Lori Holt.


Price: $29.95 Each

Favorite Embroidery Stitches: Project Book
Sku #: br183

Looking for some small hand embroidery projects? Look no further... in this little book of projects are patterns and instructions for some favorite embroidery stitches.

Four projects. Included are some great tips on floss and needles as well.


Price: $18.00 

Hello Sunshine! Book
Machine Embroidery Version

Sku #: kd802

This book includes 7 "oh sew cute" projects.

The Hello Sunshine! quilt is made with the cutest fabrics, dozens of designs, and so many fun techniques: mylar balloons, fringe flowers, chenille pineapples, vinyl mason jars, prairie point grass, dimensional pinwheels, ruched watermelons, and more. It measures 52” x 67”.

There are 6 more bonus projects: Bicycle Bliss Bench Pillow, Slice of Summer Table Runner, three Happy Thoughts Bench Buddy Pillows, and Pinwheel Wishes Wall Hanging.

This is the Machine Embroidery version book with a CD. It includes the embroidery designs in the following formats: ART, DST, EXP, HUS, JEF, PES, VIP, VP3, XXX. Each applique and “sentiment” comes in 3 sizes: 4x4, 5x7, and 6x10 hoops. SVG files for electronic cutting are also included.

Here are the hoop sizes needed for each project:
Hello Sunshine! Quilt = 4x4 and 5x7
Bicycle Bliss Bench Pillow – 5x7 or 6x10
Happy Thoughts Bench Buddy Pillows = 5x7
Slice of Summer Table Runner = 5x7 or 6x10 (2 size options)
Pinwheel Wishes Wall Hanging = 4x4 or 5x7 (2 size options)

Price: $79.99 each

Hello Sunshine! Book
Sewing Version

Sku #: kd718

This book includes 7 "oh sew cute" projects.

The Hello Sunshine! quilt is made with the cutest fabrics, dozens of designs, and so many fun techniques: mylar balloons, fringe flowers, chenille pineapples, vinyl mason jars, prairie point grass, dimensional pinwheels, ruched watermelons, and more. It measures 52” x 67”.

There are 6 more bonus projects: Bicycle Bliss Bench Pillow, Slice of Summer Table Runner, three Happy Thoughts Bench Buddy Pillows, and Pinwheel Wishes Wall Hanging.

This is the Sewing Version book. If you do machine embroidery, there is a different book available for you that includes the embroidery designs.

Price: $19.99 each

Holiday Wishes
Sku #: ise912

Are you looking for Holiday quilts to make your home festive this winter? Here is a book full!!

This book offers 12 quilt patterns.

These projects make for great gifts.

Holiday Wishes is by Sherri Falls of This & That Pattern Company.


Price: $19.95 Each

Hot Chocolate Sewing
Sku #: hotchocolatesewing

This book is a selection of 20 projects that will bring a little magic to your sewing. Sew comforting quilts, bags and adorable soft toys and dolls all in the Tilda style.

Price: $24.99 Each

Learn to Quilt With Panels
Sku #: aq143172

This book shows you easy options for creating incredible quilts using either whole panels or panels cut into smaller settings.

Explore the endless possibilities panels offer when you give yourself permission to play. Learn to design with panels as they were intended. You'll never think of panels the same way again.

Book by Carolyn S. Vagts

Price: $14.99 Each

Learn to Tat
Sku #: w3766

With this book and an included interactive DVD, you could learn the beautiful art of tatting.

Includes an interactive DVD and step-by-step instructions with color photographs.

Learn to Tat is by Janette Baker.


Price: $14.95 Each

Lovely Little Patchwork
Sku #: tplovelylittlepatchwork

This book is filled with darling and fun projects!! Give your creativity something to do this season. You will love these for yourself or to give as a gift!!

This book includes 18 projects will you will love.

Lovely Little Patchwork is by Kerri Horsley.


Price: $21.95 Each

Moda All-Stars All in a Row
Sku #: b1352

Have fun creating your one of kind quilt with these row patterns by some of your favorite Moda designers.

Includes step-by-step instructions and illustrations for 24 row designs in three fun categories.

Moda All-Stars All in a Row was complied by Lissa Alexander.


Price: $26.99 Each

Organic Applique
Sku #: ct11345

Here's another inspirational book that is probably going to make its way home to my book shelves.

Designer Kathy Doughty of Material Obsession fame shares intermediate and advanced hand applique techniques with simple instructions that anyone from beginner on can follow.

Chapter 1: Seeking Interest is all about choosing fabrics. The discussion is fabulous and she has three exercises here for you.

Chapter 2: Make it Happy explores different techniques.

Chapter 3 discusses design and layout.

Chapter 4 has eight projects.

Chapter 5 is a design exercise.

Reading this book and doing the exercises will help you develop your own unique style.

by Kathy Doughty

143 pages

an excellent book!

Price: $27.95 each

Pajama Pants for Kids
Sku #: tmb178

Whip up a pair of adorable jammies in no time. With 3 variations and endless fabric options, let your mind go crazy. Includes PJ & top pattern for 18" doll and bonus projects including a bag, pillowcase and flag banner.

For sizes 5-14.

Pajama Pants for Kids is by Cindy Taylor Oates.


Price: $15.99 Each

Ricky Tims' Convergence Quilts
Sku #: ctpubconvergencequilts

This book is full of mysterious, easy and fun projects. Perfect for that artist quilter in you.


Price: $23.95 Each

Sewing School 2
Sku #: sewingschool2

The authors are bringing their sewing school to you via this book. Written for kids 7 to 13. The younger the child, the more adult help will be needed.

The basics of machine sewing are covered with many step-by-step illustrations.

Written by Amie Petronis Plumley and Andria Lisle

20 kid-friendly projects

159 pages; wire bound to open flat; full-size pattern sheets are in an envelope bound into the book

Price: $18.95 each

Sewing School Fashion Design
Sku #: sewingschoolfashiondesign

This book is all about teaching kids ages 8 and up how to make wearable projects.

It's written for students who already know the basics of sewing with an adult sewing machine. It begins with 11 sewing lessons and then moves on to 17 projects or design elements.

Projects include a top, shorts, two skirts, hoodie, swing coat, hat, apron, bow tie, plus ways to change or add design elements.

An excellent book to start kids sewing garments.

Written by Amie Petronis Plumley and Andria Lisle

159 pages, wire bound to open flat, full-size pattern pieces are included in an envelope bound into the book

Price: $22.95 each

Simply Redwork
Sku #: simplyredwork

Redwork designs are so easy and fast to do. They are created with simple hand stitches using an embroidery needle, floss, perle cotton, or a #12 thread.

This book is filled with cute designs and a variety of projects: quilts, bags, pillow, tote, etc. There are 19 projects that you will enjoy doing.

Helen has included how-to's, good instructions and photos for the projects, and full-size patterns on an insert.

by Helen Stubbings with Hugs 'n Kisses

80 pages

ps - I love hand work, but also love doing machine embroidery. The line drawings can be used to digitize the redwork for your embroidery machine. It's just another way to be creative!

Price: $21.95 each

Six Halves Make a Whole Sampler
Sku #: qb145

With this book you will be in a series of lessons how to perfect the use of the House Ruler. Included are instructions for the Sampler Quilt, Table Runner and Tote Bag.


Price: $15.00 Each

Smash Your Precut Stash
Sku #: ctpub11093

This book offers a collection of 13 fresh quilts using your Charm Squares, Jelly Rolls and Fat Quarters with yardage. Don't waste your precuts again!

Smash Your Precut Stash! is by Kate Carlson Colleran and Elizabeth Veit Balderrama.


Price: $27.99 Each

Stitches to Savor
Sku #: b1353

This book is a celebration of Sue Spargo and her amazing designs. Enjoy looking through the acclaimed folk-artist's extraordinary quilts and detailed handwork.


Price: $34.99 Each

Striking Strip Quilts
Sku #: b1347

Every quilt in this book was created with 2 1/2" strips! Quick and simple with a beautiful outcome. Helpful illustrations and great photos, make these super fun to assemble. Go stock up on some precuts!!!

This book offers 16 inspiring quilt patterns.

These projects make for great gifts.

Striking Strip Quilts is by Kate Henderson.


Price: $24.99 Each

Strippy Stars
Sku #: dh151001

These quilt patterns use the Creative Grids Strippy Stars Tool so you can now create floating stas with ease using squares and strips.

Strippy Stars is by Deb Heatherly.


Price: $19.99 Each

Take a Stand
Sku #: pba273

I haven't met a byAnnie pattern yet, that isn't amazing. They are professionally constructed and actually stand up because of the Soft and Stable that is used as an interfacing.

This is a stand-up tote that has a zippered top. When the top is unzipped, it opens up wide. It has an adjustable, detachable carrying strap plus two outer zippered pockets and two inner mesh pockets.

There are instructions for two sizes. The small version is 8 3/4" high, 12" wide, and 6 1/2" deep. The large version is 12 1/2" high, 16" wide, and 8" deep.

There is a $5 coupon included. Redeem it at the byAnnie website to watch an add-on video with technique tips.

Supplies for Large Version:
1 yard main fabric for body of the tote and pockets
1 yard lining for body and pockets
3/4 yard coordinating fabric for bindings, straps, handle, and zipper pulls
36" x 58" by Annie's Soft and Stable
3" x 15 1/2" fusible interfacing
18" x 17" mesh fabric for inner pockets
One 24" or longer single-slide zipper
One 40" or longer double-slide zipper
3 yards of 1" Polypro strapping
2 yards Fold-over Elastic, 20mm
7 3/4" x 14 3/4" Base Stabilizer, Optional
Two 1" D-Rings or Triangle Rings
Two 1" Swivel Hooks
One 1" Wide-Mouth Slider

The bags shown on the pattern cover also used an additional fat quarter of contrasting fabric for the borders.

Price: $10.99 each

Tatted Snowflakes
Sku #: 9781782212270

Learn how to tat these beautiful snowflakes with lovely embellishments, with these step-by-step instructions and clear diagrams.

Quick and easy to make and a variety of beautiful designs.

Tatted Snowflakes is by Jennifer Williams.


Price: $9.95 Each

Teach Me to Applique
Sku #: b1284

Learn fusible techniques for machine-stitched quilts with these 8 fun and beautiful quilts patterns.

Teach Me to Applique is by Pat Sloan.


Price: $26.99 Each

The Best of Sewing Machine Fun for Kids
Sku #: ct11173

This is a FUN book.

If you want to get the children in your life excited about sewing, this book is a great way to start.

There are games, puzzles, and lots of stitching practice to help remember what has been learned. Plus, there is a website where the pages in the book can be printed so no tracing is needed. (How nice is that!)

You'll find 14 sewing projects and 37 activities for kids and teens. Suitable for ages 9 and up. The younger the child, the more help will be needed. There are cues in the book to let you know!

I would recommend this books for the younger kids.

by Lynda Milligan and Nancy Smith

127 pages

Price: $16.95 each

The Making of a Peaceful Day
Sku #: hpmaking

Anni Downs is back with another cute book.

Inside, you'll find 11 projects - some fast and some which take time. They include a Peaceful Day quilt, Peaceful Day Case, a pinkeep, scissorkeep, thread case, needle case, Fun in the Sun bag, water bottle cover, Pat the Cat Cushion, Little Jug Notebook Cover, and Flower Jug Bookmark.

The Day Case is probably my favorite. It's what I would call a fabric suitcase with room inside for projects. You get to choose which designs go on top. Annie has included alternative layout options, but of course, you can do your own.

The projects have simple piecing, applique with wool or cotton fabrics, and a bit of hand embroidery. I'd be happy making any of of them!

40 pages with full size templates for applique and embroidery

Price: $27.99 each

Wild Blooms & Colorful Creatures
Sku #: ctpub11047

Projects for all skill levels: quilts, pillows, bags, sewing kit, needle case and more. Give your applique a fresh new look with these 15 projects and 13 embroidery stitches to help you make your most enchanting project yet.

Wild Blooms & Colorful Creatures is by Wendy Williams.


Price: $29.95 Each