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Quilting Fundamentals: Quilt-As-You-Go Basics

Posted by on Aug 31, 2014 in Quilting |

The quilt-as-you-go method is a quilting technique that is exactly what it sounds like — you quilt as you go along. It is a great technique to use on table runners, pot holders and other small projects that you would like to make quickly. Read on to learn how to use the quilt-as-you-go method in your next project!

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Pincushion Patterns: Pin & Needle Storage That’s Too Pretty to Hide

Posted by on Aug 30, 2014 in Quilting, Sewing |

Pincushions and needle books aren't just for storing in your craft space. Keeping your needles all in one place means that when you're stitching on the go, you can just pick up the cushion or book and take it with you. Store your pins and needles proudly when you use one of these pincushions and needle books to hold your most precious notions.

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Free Pattern Friday: A Pretty Knit Poncho, Lunch Box & More!

Posted by on Aug 29, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing |

What better way to spend a relaxing weekend than doing what you love — for free! Stitch up the cutest vinyl lunch tote for an adorable back-to-school bag or make an accessory to remember with a gorgeous choker jewelry pattern. No matter your passion, you're sure to find a project that delights and inspires!

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How To Make A Wholecloth Quilt: 5 Easy Tips

Posted by on Aug 28, 2014 in Quilting |

When you see a wholecloth quilt, are you overwhelmed with its simple elegance but have no idea how to create one for yourself? Read on for 5 simple tips on how to make a wholecloth quilt, and discover how easy and fun it is to make one!

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Kick Off The Holiday Weekend Early With 8 New Classes!

Posted by on Aug 28, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Painting, Quilting, Sewing, Woodworking |

Embark on your next creative journey this Labor Day weekend with 8 brand new class, now available for up to 33% off!

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Trend Alert! Beautiful Quilt Embellishments

Posted by on Aug 26, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

I've recently been impressed with the number of quilters using embellishments on their finished works of art. Because the tools and products required for embellishment can get pricy, I’ve come up with some great items to let you get your feet wet. Once you try embellishing I think you’ll be instantly hooked! Here are 6 simple embellishments and ideas for getting started.

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