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Snuggle Up and Plan a Cozy Wardrobe: Must-Have Fall Sewing Patterns

Posted by on Sep 28, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

It seems like summer just slipped away! Thankfully, the creative geniuses at some of my favorite indie pattern companies have come up with fall sewing patterns to keep us feeling cozy and looking stylish this upcoming season! Check out these 10 essential fall patterns!

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It’s in the Details: How to Choose the Right Thread for Sewing

Posted by on Sep 27, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

The success of a sewing project can be traced all the way back to the raw materials chosen, including the thread. The importance of thread is not to be underestimated, as it is the fiber that is literally holding everything together. Matching the correct thread for the task at hand is just as important as matching the fabric to the pattern. Here are some key tips on how to pair the thread to the project for a successful outcome!

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Free Pattern Friday: 7 Patterns to Share With Friends!

Posted by on Sep 26, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

Looking for something new to try with your friends? From jewelry to mug accessories, check out these FREE patterns to share!

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Sale Alert: Build Your Stash Fast, While Supplies Last!

Posted by on Sep 25, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Knitting, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving | Comments

Stock up on the yarn, fabric and kits you love at prices you'll love even more — save up to 70% on ALL kits, fabric and yarn. Hurry and shop while supplies last!

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Beauty in the Bag: 6 DIY Travel Makeup Bags to Sew

Posted by on Sep 25, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

You may forget your mascara, but you definitely don't want to leave home without these adorable DIY travel makeup bags! Check out the assortment of cosmetic case sewing patterns and make your own.

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Get Better at What You Love With 8 New Craftsy Classes!

Posted by on Sep 25, 2014 in Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Woodworking | Comments

Make your next project the best one yet with eight brand new online classes, now available at limited-time discounts!

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