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Quilting With Strips & Strings: What’s the Difference?

Posted by on Sep 22, 2014 in Quilting |

Do you have a pile of scraps you want to turn into a work of art but don't know which technique is best? We describe the two techniques and give easy directions so you can try them out yourself!

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Celebrate Fall With 6 Fun (and Free!) Appliqué Designs

Posted by on Sep 21, 2014 in Quilting |

Appliqué a shirt, coasters or a wall hanging with these festive, fall patterns! These FREE designs are beginner-friendly and ready for your creative touch.

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And the Winner of the Best Modern Quilt Award Goes to…

Posted by on Sep 20, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

We have some very exciting news! Kimberly Einmo, one of Craftsy's most treasured online instructors, was recently recognized for her achievements in quilting! We checked in with this prize winning quilter to find out her thoughts on the award, as well as where she finds her quilting inspiration. Keep reading to find out more!

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How to Color Fabric With Crayons for Unique Fabric Art

Posted by on Sep 20, 2014 in Embroidery, Quilting | Comments

Discover how you can use crayons like paint in this tutorial to creatively color appliqué and embroidery. You will be amazed by the realistic results you can achieve with this technique!

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7 Free Autumn Patterns to Get You Excited About Fall Weather

Posted by on Sep 19, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

Happy Friday crafters! Don't let the coming fall weather leave you feeling chilled — these fall-themed free patterns are sure to warm you right up!

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5 Quick Quilted Gift Ideas to Make Someone Special Smile

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in Quilting |

Do you love to make gifts, but don't have enough time for large projects? The quilter in you will breathe a sign of relief with these small projects designed to delight! From fashion to function, these gift ideas will do the trick.

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