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This is a great project if you want to make something one-of-a-kind! It’s a great gift idea as well. The principles behind assembling the crazy quilt fabric can be used to make anything with this fabric. In this case, we’re going to make a Christmas stocking, but you can easily continue adding onto it to make something larger like a bed quilt, tote, pillows, clothing, anything! […]
Adjusting pattern length is easy to do on purchased patterns from one of the more popular pattern companies such as Mccalls, Butterick, Vogue, and Simplicity, but these tips can help you to lengthen or shorten ANY sewing pattern. […]
Sometimes you find a pattern you REALLY like, but it never folds up like it did when you first bought it! The result? A wrinkly mess crammed in the envelope. Here I show you how to straighten those pattern pieces back out quickly and easily! […]
Finishing off chiffon fabric can be tricky. Anyone who has sewn with it before will probably tell you that it slips all over the place, that it snags sometimes, that it can get away from you, and that it frays badly. The focus of this particular article is on finishing the edges. […]
This is a simple pillow pattern you can make yourself using leftover fabric or old clothing as the fabric. Because it’s made with leftover fabric, the possibilities are endless for design and style! […]