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Beat the Winter Chill: How to Sew a Cozy Neck Warmer

Posted by on Dec 17, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

It's winter,again, and it looks like it's going to be a cold one! Here's a simple neck warmer you can make in a jiffy to snuggle around your neck to beat the cold this season!

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Last-Minute DIY Gifts for Everyone on Your List

Posted by on Dec 16, 2014 in Crocheting, Knitting, Quilting, Sewing |

You can make DIY gifts for everyone on your list in time for Christmas, even those who are toughest to buy for. No matter how you stitch it — knitting, crochet, sewing, or quilting — here are great last-minute DIY gifts for everyone on your list.

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Perfect Party Outfits: Sewing a Tulle Skirt

Posted by on Dec 15, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

Need an outfit for an upcoming holiday party and don't want to spend a fortune? Consider sewing a tulle skirt. Not only is it an inexpensive option, it is fun and easy to make. Here's how!

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Sew Very Vintage: Machine-Themed Quilt Patterns

Posted by on Dec 15, 2014 in Embroidery, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

Not only do many quilters own a vintage sewing machine, but they use them and incorporate them into their quilting and sewing patterns. Check out these oldies but goodies taking on a second life!

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Sewing an Adorable Children’s Apron for Your Little Kitchen Helper

Posted by on Dec 14, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

Get ready for holiday baking by sewing up something sweet: Learn how to make a simple, reversible children's chef apron, right here!

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Pressed to Perfection: How to Sew an Ironing Board Cover

Posted by on Dec 13, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

Is your ironing board starting to look a little raggedy? Learn how to sew your own ironing board cover in the fabric of your choice in this fun tutorial.

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