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How to Block Quilts

When I finished quilting my Outlined Plus mini last week, the quilt did not lay flat due to the straight line quilting on the bias. You can see the …

Intro to Needle Felting

<i>Whether you’re an experienced crafter looking for a fresh outlet or a novice hoping to find the best avenue to channel your creative urges, there’s no time like the present to pick up a new craft. In the Learn From the Experts series, we poll some of the most skilled and inspiring sellers on Etsy</i> …

Knitting

scrappy make-up pouch tutorial - Noodlehead

{Just re-posting this tutorial today in case you missed it over at A Lemon Squeezy Home a few weeks ago}<p>I’ve made tons of these little zippered …

Sewing Tips: Get Sharp Points in Triangle Piecing

Piecing triangles can be a bit fussy, especially if, like me, you’re picky about points being actually pointed. Luckily, there are a few simple tricks that you can use to ensure sharp points and aligned seams, and this helpful sharp triangle points sewing guide from Kate at See Kate Sew will walk …

Flashback: Make a Project Keeper

<b>By Diane Gilleland</b><p>If, like me, you tend to accumulate projects-in-progress, you might want to stitch up a bunch of these easy oilcloth holders. They keep all the needed supplies together, neat and tidy, and they’re structured so little things can’t easily fall out. They store easily on a shelf or …

Sewing

DIY.. Storage Bins With Piping Trim

If you’ve been hanging around for awhile you can see that I have a thing for storage bins. Well, I think what I really have is a thing about …

How-To: Sew with Laminated Fabrics

I have always been a bit stand-offish when it comes to sewing laminated fabric, a.k.a oil cloth, a.k.a coated fabric. But this blog post from Melissa Mortenson at Polkadot Chair is chock full of great and easy to follow advice. I know I’ll be trying this out very soon!<p>A Teflon foot is a key …

Sewing

Little Hanging Basket Pattern - It's Free!

This little hanging basket is perfect for storing your cell phone, headphones, keys or other small but very important accessories. Hang it on a …

Tutorial: Reusable round fabric gift box

Looking for a unique way to package a special gift? This round fabric box might be just the thing. It’s fully lined so it’s just as pretty on the …

Folk Modern Table Runner by The Long Thread | Project | Quilting | Sewing / Coasters & Tableware

Sewing