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7 Sewing Safety Tips: How to Avoid Injuries

Posted by on Oct 22, 2014 in Quilting, Sewing |

We've asked Craftsy sewing and quilting instructors about their worst sewing room mishaps, as a reminder to take it slow and stay safe while sewing! From iron burns to cuts and slices, these pros are sharing their stories to help remind all of us to be careful while sewing.

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Make Easy Half-Square Triangles Without Squaring Them Up

Posted by on Oct 21, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

Have you ever wondered how you can make accurate and easy half-square triangles without the agony of squaring them up? This five-step tutorial is the answer to many of your questions and can teach you how to make stunning quilts with ease and efficiency.

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5 Tips for Making Quick Quilting Projects

Posted by on Oct 20, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

Do you love quilting beautiful patterns but don't have the time to spend months and months on one project? Implement these five tricks for quick and easy quilting that you can finish in a relatively short period of time!

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Stitch Your Fill With These Modern Quilting Filler Designs

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

There are many more quilting filler designs that will help you keep the modern design of your quilt. You can use a single fill across a quilt — but that adds little interest. We'll review filler designs that can differentiate areas of the quilt and make your modern design shine!

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Starry-Eyed: Simply Stunning Paper-Pieced Star Quilt Blocks

Posted by on Oct 18, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

Are you smitten by paper-pieced star quilt blocks? From simple to ornate, these gorgeous foundation-pieced blocks are ready for your creative touch!

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Showcase Your Talent in the First Craftsy Pattern Design Awards!

Posted by on Oct 17, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Embroidery, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

This October, we want to celebrate the amazing pattern designers whose hard work and creativity has given us the tools we need to create incredible projects. Read on to find out more — including how you can be entered to win the Craftsy class of your choice!

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