Stitch Winter 2013


Downloadable Patterns

Icicle Wall Art
Quilted Winter Purse
Topography Pillow
Polar Baby Snuggle Sack
North Pole/South Pole Duvet Cover
Swingy Tweed Capelet
Tweedy Townhome Pillows
Seal Softie
Forest Friends Room Divider
Iceberg Pillow
Fancy Plaids Party Dress
Collage Knit Cardigan
Bohemian Satchel


material world: the season's natural fabrics 
Susan Beal

technique spotlight: mad for plaid 
Linda Turner Griepentrog

technique spotlight: diy plaids
Linda Turner Griepentrog

artist profile: carolyn friedlander
Linzee Kull McCray


Arctic Reflections

Take icy inspiration for these 9 wintry fashion projects.

iceberg pillow
Amy Struckmeyer

tea time costers
Charise Randell

icicle wall art
Heidi Boyd

ice crystal potholder
Kevin Kosbab 
nordic trail quilt
Tina Lewis
north/south pole duvet cover
Alyce Graham
seal softie
Heidi Boyd
polar baby snuggle sack
Lucy Blaire

Tweeds + Plaids

Tweeds and plaids are the true textiles of winter. These 8 projects play with time-honored patterns and woolen fabrics.

sewn plaid pillow
Kevin Kosbab

asymmetrical neck wrap
Amy Struckmeyer
tweed flower handbag
Lindsay Conner

swingy tweed capelet
Rose Beck

plaid barrel tote
Linda Turner Griepentrog

tweed townhome pillows
Kerry Smith

wonderfully warm
infinity scarf

Kerry Smith

fancy plaids party dress
Tina Lewis

Goddess Style

Create these 4 fantastic and romantic projects.

crescent city necklace
Kaelin Telschow
  bohemian satchel
Tina Lewis
goddess headpiece
Eliane Pinto
ribbon cuff
Rosemarie DeBoer

Hands-On Nature

Use embroidery and appliqué to echo the natural world with these 6  projects.

forest friends room divider
Berene Campbell

graphic animal throw pillows
Heidi Boyd
button tree tote
Sarah Minshall
topography pillow
Madeleine Roberg
nature silhouettes quilt
Michelle Freedman
tree ring footstool
Madeleine Roberg

Sustainable Fashion

Move your focus from acquisitive to sustainable with these 5 projects.

multi-use mat tote
Tina Lewis

collage knit cardigan
Marcia Van Oort
reversible woven plaid pillow
Erin Schlosser
frosted hexagon cup cuff
Emily Breclaw
winterscape vase cozies
Anne Deister


editor's note 



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Abby Kaufman

About Abby Kaufman

Abby Kaufman is assistant editor of Stitch magazine. When she's not scoping out new fabrics for her collection, Abby enjoys outdoor activities, and spending time with her husband and two dogs.