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Tips and Tutorials Tuesday #9

My co-host for the 2017 New Quilt Bloggers Blog Hop, Beth from Cooking Up Quilts shared a fantastic photo tutorial for how to spin seams last …

Bella Solids Skill Builder Quilt

Have you all heard about the new Bella Solids Skill Builder Quilt that my friends over at Fat Quarter Shop designed? I generally don't participate in …

Quilting

scattered hearts

Another old finish! This is the third for 2017, though only the second that I’ve shown (still have yet to take the time to locate the photos for that …

Quilting

The best apps of 2014 for Android, iPhone and iPad

If you’ve unwrapped a new smartphone or tablet for Christmas, here is the Guardian’s guide to the best new apps to download<p>For most people with a smartphone or tablet, their most-used apps weren’t released in 2014. Facebook, Twitter, Google Maps, Candy Crush Saga, Kindle, Spotify, Clash of Clans, …

The Best Biographies, Memoirs, and History Books of 2014

After the year’s best reads in science, children’s books, psychology and philosophy, and art, design, and photography, here come the finest memoirs, biographies, and history books of the year — our most inviting bridge between past and present, personal and universal.<p>1. A LIFE WORTH LIVING<p><i>“To</i> …

Crispy Baked Chicken Wings

Makes about 60 Servings<p>Baking wings yields crisp skin without the mess and constant tending of frying. Divide the wings between our two sauces, or double one sauce recipe and use it on all 60 wings.<p>February 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Buffalo Sauce<p>1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted<p>¼ teaspoon cayenne …

Soysauce

The St. Louis Rams Enter the Ferguson Fray

A fight between St. Louis’ cops and football players highlights how needlessly divisive the issues raised in Ferguson have become.<p>Sometimes …

St Louis police investigate Michael Brown's stepfather

<b>US police are investigating the stepfather of black shooting victim Michael Brown for inciting illegal activity during protests in Ferguson.</b><p>Video of Louis Head shows him yelling "Burn this [place] down!" before last week's riots over perceived racial injustice in the Missouri town.<p>He spoke as a …

Justice

Michael Brown's stepdad apologizes for inflammatory remarks

<b>FERGUSON, Mo.</b> - The stepfather of Michael Brown has apologized for angry comments he made after the grand jury decided not to indict the police …

Eric Garner, Ferguson, and why whites just can’t relate

What white people need to know, and do, after Ferguson

In the days before the grand jury’s decision in Ferguson, when Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon decided to impose a pre-emptive state of emergency, a white relative posted on my Facebook page, “Better to be prepared for the worse, than to have racially charged riot. [<i>sic</i>] At that point, no one cares what …

15 Years, 179 Police-Involved Deaths, and Just One Convicted Officer

A new investigation by the New York <i>Daily News</i> identified 179 possible-related deaths over the past 15 years. Only 3 of those 179 cases lead to charges, and only one officer was convicted. The sole convicted officer, Bryan Conroy, never served any jail time for shooting and killing West African …

The Great Police Violence Cover-Up

It’s a federal law, but most departments refuse to divulge data on cop shootings.<p>“I <i>have a 20-year-old son, and I have a 12-year-old son, and I’m so afraid for them. … This is about a war machine. It is us against the [expletive] machine!”</i><p>—Rapper Killer Mike<p>Perhaps the saddest thing is: We don’t …

Longreads Best of 2014: Here Are All of Our No. 1 Story Picks from This Year

<i>All through December, we’ll be featuring Longreads’ Best of 2014. To get you ready, here’s a list of every story that was chosen as No. 1 in our</i> …

Learn Embroidery With Helpful Stitch Instructions

01 of 32<p>The <b>Back Stitch</b> is a basic embroidery and sewing stitch used to produce a thin line of stitching, to outline shapes that will be filled with …

Sewing

COLOUR SHADES QUILT PATTERN

Colour shades quilt<p>Quilt patterns don’t have to be difficult. Sometimes you canmake a beautiful patchwork quilt just through colour placement. I’ve …

Quilting

Simple Stripes Quilt Tutorial

The Simple Stripes Beginner Quilt Tutorial <br>THIS TUTORIAL IS AVAILABLE AS A FREE PDF HERE.<p>This is an easy-peasy beginner quilt. I made only 16 blocks …

A Few Tips on Choosing Fabric - Virtual Quilting Bee part 2 - Diary of a Quilter - a quilt blog

This week for Part 2 of our Virtual Quilting Bee, we’re going to talk about choosing fabric.<p>If you’re wondering what in the world the Virtual …

Basic Quilting Supplies

As we kick off our Virtual Quilting Bee (click here to see the introduction post), today I’d like to talk a little bit about basic quilting …

{Reader Tutorial} Quick Piece Herringbone Block Tutorial

Actually Amy (1188 Posts)<p>When Amy is not blogging here on And Sew We Craft you can find her over at Actually Amy where she blogs about her life and …

How-To: Easy Quilted Pillows

Turn random doodles into a pretty piece of quilting with this easy quilted pillow tutorial from Melly Sews!

Quilting

Free Motion Machine Quilting Tutorial

Machine quilting takes practice, but it's much faster than hand quilting and I love the look when it's finished. It's probably a good idea to make …

How to Get in Shape Using Psychology: 6 New Tricks From Research

Why is there an obesity epidemic? It’s not because we eat the wrong things or we lack exercise.<p>Research shows that, plain and simple, most of us just …

Nutrition

The 20 Must-Read Fitness, Health, and Happiness Books of 2014

Book nerds, unite! We admit that while we love surfing the net and audibly groan whenever the WiFi goes down, our joy in curling up with a great book …

Food

The Bizarre Tale of Ben Bradlee, JFK, and the Master Spy

When the editor’s gorgeous sister-in-law was killed, Bradlee rushed to find her diary. But why was James Jesus Angleton looking for it too?<p>On October …

Did Neanderthals Hunt With Projectiles?

NORMANDY, FRANCE—Arm bones that may have belonged to a Neanderthal 200,000 years ago have been recovered from silts close to the River Seine in …

Homemade Frappuccino!

Guess what? I have something to tell you! It’s very important. Are you ready? Here goes.<p>Today is National Coffee Day!<p>No really. It is. And while …

33 Sci-Fi Stories by Philip K. Dick as Free Audio Books & Free eBooks

"Adjustment Team"<p>“Beyond the Door”<p>"Beyond Lies the Wub”<p>"Breakfast at Twilight"<p>"Exhibit Piece"<p>"Foster You're Dead"<p>"Human Is"<p>"James P. …

Martin Scorsese's Silence lined up for Oscars... in 2016

According to Deadline, Paramount is in talks to release Martin Scorsese's next film, and are looking to do so around the end of 2015 – traditionally a sweet spot for film releases ahead of the awards season.<p>The film, Silence, is adapted from the 1966 Shusako Endo novel of the same name, and …