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Stitch, Summer 2012

Check out what’s inside Stitch Magazine Summer 2012! Downloadable Patterns Features technique spotlight: sew up summer Linda Turner Griepentrog Tips for Sewing Summer Fabrics material world: smocking Mary Walter Tips, Techniques, and a Bit of Smocking Lore artist profile: alfred shaheen Gretchen Hirsch Meet the Creator of the Hawaiian Bombshell Dress Fabulous Florals From poppy…

Corrections: Stitch, Spring 2012

For the Baby Layette set by Marcia Van Oort (shown on page 50), please note these updates to the instructions (pages 100-101): Step 12: Change 3/16" to 3/8"Step 21: Change 3/16" to 3/8"Step 23: In the fourth sentence, change the first word “Trim” to “Clip” so it reads: Clip the seam allowance… [continue as written].

Stitch, Spring 2012

ON THE COVER: Citrus Place Mats by Donna Babylon Features material world: sashiko Carol ZiogasLittle Stitches with a Humble History scandinavian style + fabricMarlene BlessingSew Modern, Sew Handmade artist profile: joel dewberryNicole SmithA Fresh Spin on Classic Design For the Birds Using a variety of techniques from appliqué and embroidery to quilting and patchwork, explore…

Stitch Gifts, 2011

Get ready for the holidays in style with Stitch Gifts, a special 148-page publication packed full of contemporary sewing projects perfect for gift-giving. You'll find gift projects for the entire family, with a focus on small projects and stash-busting projects that can be completed quickly. Offering over 50 gift projects and ideas, the issue also…

Stitch, Winter 2011

Stitch, Winter 2011     features luxe look-alikes Linda Turner Griepentrog Techniques and tips for sewing faux leather and suede drafting a custom skirt Sandra Geiger Learn how to drape and sew a skirt customized to your measurements sewing in 3 dimensions Nicole Smith Meet felt designer Anne Kyyrö Quinn projects fabulous felt Get creative…

Stitch Gifts, 2011

Get ready for the holidays in style with Stitch Gifts, a special 148-page publication packed full of contemporary sewing projects perfect for gift-giving. You'll find gift projects for the entire family, with a focus on small projects and stash-busting projects that can be completed quickly. Offering over 50 gift projects and ideas, the issue also…

Stitch, Winter/Spring 2011

          features top 10 Linda Turner Griepentrog Ten techniques + tips every sewer should know different by design Elaine Lipson Alison Willoughby transforms the skirt into a work of art projects the art of appliqué Get a handcrafted look with appliqué piece by piece Fabric piecing goes graphic + bold knit…

Stitch, Fall 2011

ON THE COVER:  Drop-Top Messenger Bag   features seams right Nicole SmithChoose the best seams and seam finishes for your projects inside project runwayAlissa Haight CarltonFollow contestants from casting to life after TV  twinkle's big starNicole SmithMeet design triple-threat Wenlan Chia of Twinkle projects cocoonGet cozy with soft textures and relaxed wearables in the bagSew…

Stitch, Spring 2010

features Vintage ModernMarlene BlessingDiscover endless sewing inspiration in fashions from the past Sewing PlaygroundAnne MerrowMeet children's wear designer Liesl Gibson of Oliver + S projects Modern BabySew 7 stylish prjects for hip kids Lace it UpSew pretty with lace fabric and trims In the KitchenCooking in style with 8 fresh projects Ruffles and PleatsGet fancy…

Stitch, Fall 2010

features quilting the modern wayAlissa Haight CarltonContemporary quilting goes graphic + bold fabric visionaryMarlene BlessingChristina Kim of global inspired design house Dosa projects off the couchTransform home décor fabrics into unexpected designs designs in denimHumble denim goes stylish in 7 clever projects modern plaidA fresh take on a classic print getting fancyGet your sparkle on…