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Free Motion Quilting Clamshells tutorial

So one time I wanted to quilt something other than zig zags and straight lines so I figured out <b>free motion quilting clamshells</b>. Turns out free motion …

Vintage Quilt Stockings Tutorial

Hi All! It feels so GOOD to finally sew something again! I was up late the other night making these Christmas stockings, and then I got so excited I …

How to Share Calendars from iPhone, iPad

Sharing Calendars offers an easy way for family members, coworkers, or partners to see what’s on each others schedule. The shared calendars will even …

Operating Systems

Super Fast Rotary Cutting

Spray Basting Your Quilts

Have you ever heard a quilter say that basting is their favorite part of quilting? There are several methods for basing — many quilters swear by pin …

English Paper Pieced Ball

This just might be my favorite thing I have <i>ever</i> made. Love. Love. Love it. I love the fabrics, the rainbow of color and each and every little hexagon …

How-Tuesday: Needle Felted Eyeballs

Adjustable Sliding Knot Necklace (Tutorial)

by Rena Klingenberg.<p>I love adjustable necklaces because you’re not limited to always wearing them at the same length.<p>In this tutorial we’ll make a …

Jewelry

Make a Quick Garden Apron From Upcycled Jeans

If you’re just itching to get back into the garden, and need an appropriate apron in a hurry, then go ahead and grab an old pair of jeans and a pair of scissors and make yourself a quick garden apron with this handy video from CHOW.com!<p>It might help to use an old pair of jeans that are a little too …

Crafting

DIY Lighting: Wooden Bead Pendant Light

Create your own custom lighting with colors to match your decor with this DIY wooden bead pendant light project!<p>Pendant lamps are a great option for areas that need a little extra light, and, with a bit of know-how, it’s surprisingly easy to assemble one from scratch so you get exactly the look you …

DIY Infinity Travel Scarf

Hello Tatertots and Jello readers! It’s me, Melissa from the Polka Dot Chair. Today I’m going to share with you a tutorial on how to make one of my …

Love Rock: Faux Stone Jewelry

Now that spring in the air, we look forward to spending more time outdoors, and re-kindling our love of nature. So why not show off how down to earth you are with a rock shaped polymer clay pendant?<p>While this project is not made from a real stone, it is certainly doing a good job of tricking the …

Jewelry

How to Make A Minky Backed Baby Quilt

Handmade quilts are a great way to welcome a new baby, and this simple quilt backed with baby-soft Minky fabric is sure to be a favorite.

Charm Box: Free Quilt Pattern with Fat Quarter Shop

Happy Friday quilters! We're introducing a new Shortcut Quilt today that's full of charm, called Charm Box. This charming quilt uses two charm packs …

It's a Quilt? It's a Pillow? It's a Quillow. What's it for? My Vote is Foot Warmer! 3 Videos Make Them TOO Easy to make. - Page 2 of 4

Rose Smith of Ludlow Quilt and Sew teaches how to make her Quillow pattern. Rose put her own spin on this popular sewing project by adding some nice …

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The SpiderPro Hand Strap, A Dream For DSLR Owners

About a month and a half ago, I received the opportunity to get my hands on a pre-production version of the new SpiderPro Hand Strap from Spider …

Cameras

DSLR Guide for Beginners: The Best Entry Level DSLR Tips

So, you’ve purchased your first DSLR camera, have you? You most likely read the manual, watched tutorials, asked your fellow photographer friends for …

Aperture

How to set up Family Sharing on iPhone and iPad

With Family Sharing, you can not only share all your iTunes and App Store purchases with your family, but you can set it so that parents require that …

Best manual camera apps for iPhone

What if you want to manually adjust focus, white balance, or ISO on your iPhone? Shoot in RAW or just with the iPhone 7 telephoto lens? Easy, get one …

Consumer Reports puts ‘bendgate’ to bed, finds iPhone 6 easier to bend than Plus model

Consumer Reports released a new video today taking on claims of overly-flexible iPhones that have appeared online recently. Apple noted that only a handful of complaints have come in and gave journalists a look at its testing procedures. Regardless of Cupertino’s claims, Consumer Reports kept its …

Tips on Using Circular Polarizing Filters

One of the major challenges in landscape photography is managing reflected light, especially when working around water. The single best way to subdue …

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Easily Replace The Sky in Your Photos Using The Gradient Tool

In my previous article, I talked about how powerful luminosity masks are in blending multiple exposures. However, using the same exposures as last …

Tutorials

Funny things to ask Siri, from jokes to Easter eggs [iOS Tips]

There are plenty of funny things to ask Siri. One of my daughter’s favorite things to do with Siri on my iPhone, besides rename me all sorts of ridiculous names, is to ask it questions.<p>“Siri,” she’ll say, “what is your real name?” Siri will reply with how she really doesn’t like talking about …