Jennifer

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Easy Reversible Bib, with Free Pattern - The Sewing Rabbit

Looking for the perfect, easy baby gift to make? Elisa of the Sewing Rabbit Team is here with a fabulous sewing tutorial for a reversible bib with …

night-night too-whoo

I've toyed with the idea of toy-making for a while, without actually taking the plunge and making anything. But what about my Owl pyjama-case? Well, …

Catnip Baby Snakes Kitty Toys

Place the felt forked tongue in position at the tip of the baby snake's head. The straight end of the tongue should be flush with the raw edge of the …

Sewing

Star of Virginia Block Tutorial // Summer Sampler Series

Thanks for stopping by! I hope you love the Summer Sampler as much as I do. While you are here, check out my book, Vintage Quilt Revival, consider …

Cross Roads Block // Tutorial

Today I am happy to share a tutorial as part of the Sew Red for Women Blog Hop. Leah of Burgundy Buttons organized the Sew Red for Women blog (and …

Amish Diamond Tutorial

<b>Step 1:</b> Cut fabric as follows:<p>Fabric A: cut 4 - 3.5”x3.5”<br>Fabric B: cut 4 – 3.5”x6.5”<br>Fabric C: cut 4 - 3.5”x3.5”<br>Fabric D: cut 1 - 6.5”x6.5”<p><b>Step 2:</b> …

Modern Star Block Tutorial

I posted my trial bee block on the 4x5 modern quilt bee flickr page and was so surprised when the gals asked me to put together a tutorial for the …

Savvy Star Bee Block Tutorial

TYSS: Card Trick

The Card Trick block features half square triangles in the corners, a quarter square triangle in the center, and a Y component on all four sides. “Y …

TYSS: Turnstile fillers

The Turnstile block is a cross between a half square triangle (HST) and a quarter square triangle (QST). It’s very easy to make, with one little …

tutorial: 'bear paw' quilt block

i really like this block – it’s traditional, and it has character.<p><b>cutting</b><p>red fabric:<p>eight 2-7/8” squares<p>yellow fabric:<p>four 4-1/2” squares<p>background …

Stargazer Quilt Block Tutorial

I love this quilt by Monica Solorio-Snow of Happy Zombie. When I saw Constealltions by Lizzy House, I knew it had to be made into a star quilt! To …

Sisters Ten

Half-Square Triangle Block of the Month: November

<i>Welcome to the Half-Square Triangle Block of the Month! For each month in 2012, I'll present a quick tutorial for a traditional quilt block using</i> …

{QAL} Block 5: Jack in the Box

This weeks block for the How Far Will You Go QAL is called Jack in the Box. All of the techniques used in this one have been covered in other blocks, …

Gudrun´s World

Welcome to my post in Quiltmaker's 100 blocks blog tour! I am very honored to be included in yet another fantastic issue of 100 blocks.<p>My block in …

Ironing Board Thread Catcher & Caddy

During any given project, I figure I log at least five miles running back and forth between my sewing machine and my ironing board. <i>Crap... need</i> …

Sewing

4X5 Bee, Winter Round for Em

Best free sewing patterns online

You're new to sewing but don't want to spend a fortune on patterns. The answer's easy (and unsurprising) – the internet, and some generous sewing enthusiasts, have come to the rescue<p>You're new to sewing, but don't want to spend a fortune on patterns, so, what do you do? Trawling the internet is a …

Sew Pajamas - with Free Pattern!

I don’t know about you, but I tend to wear my pajamas until they can’t be worn anymore. And the boxers and tank tops I’ve been sleeping in for the …

How to Make Cloth Napkins for Your Child's Lunch Box

I’m so excited to share a simple <b>cloth napkin tutorial</b> with you, perfect for making cute napkins for your child’s lunch! You can even make special …

FREE sewing tutorial: how to make a "stylish" draft stopper!

One of my October weekends was devoted to a project I like to call "<b>Now-that-it's-getting-winter-get-rid-of-the-freaking-drafts-in-your-house</b>". …

Pattern Weights Tutorial

In all the years I've been sewing, I'd never heard of pattern weights until I saw them on Project Runway.....and I just started watching Project …

Make a sweatband headband

Here's to lookin' pretty while sweatin' off your New Year's resolution.<p>I can't wait to get started, so let's go…<p>I used two types of terry cloth. The …

Make a Children's Play Tent with a Hula Hoop & Curtains!

Hello all, hope every one's having a wonderful summer so far. I have been super greedy with my time and spending it all with the kids outdoors as …

DIY: Soap Pouch

Yesterday's Washcloth Travel Pouch was SUCH a fast & easy project for Crafty Night, that I decided I needed to come up with <i>another</i> project, …

Pieced Batting – Part 1 of 2

Because I make a lot of quilts, I have a lot of leftover batting that I hate to throw out. The small pieces are great for hot pads and placemats. I …