Disclosure: Post and giveaway sponsored by Pennington Vertical Gardens, but all opinions are my own. Please see below for additional disclosure.
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Post and giveaway sponsored by Pennington Vertical Gardens, but all opinions are my own. Please see below for additional disclosure.
I’m posting over in our Giveaways section with a review of the Pennington Vertical Garden and a giveaway for a …
Last week I posted a review & giveaway of Gooseberry Patch’s Stitching for the Kitchen.
The winner of the giveaway is commenter #35, Cathy Hansen, who says her favorite handmade kitchen accessories are table toppers. Congratulations, Cathy!
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I was so excited when I found out that Michaels was going to be carrying fabrics. They’re called Crafty Cuts, precut fabric pieces in a variety of colors and fabric types (cotton, canvas, burlap, faux fur, felt, tulle, and crushed …
I’ve already written in previous posts (here and here) about my general impressions of the Bernina 780, as well as the low-down on two stand-out features: the Dual Feed and Bernina Stitch Regulator. Now I’m going to talk …
Yesterday I told you about the temporary addition to my sewing room – the Bernina 780. I described some of the more basic features and my general impressions of the machine. Today I want to talk about two …
Teresa from Crafting In My Closet created this retro back-t0-school jumper dress for her daughter. It’s a button front jumpber with a drop waist and a pleated skirt. She calls it her Penny Jumper, and the design is inspired by a …
Have you ever wondered whether Fray Check really works? Shannon from Shannon Sorenson Designs did, and so she created a little experiment. She put some ruffled cotton fabric through the wash, some treated with Fray Check and others pinked, ripped, or …
Heidi from Elegance & Elephants shows how to make a pair of capri pants with pockets for little girls. The pockets are gathered at the top with elastic, creating a cute bubble effect. Get the tutorial.
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Sew4Home shows how to make a color blocked bolster pillow. The dimensions they give are for one that will fit a queen sized bed. You could adjust the length to fit a larger or smaller bed. Go to their tutorial…
The smaller pieces of fabric typically used in applique will send you …
[photo from Things for Boys]…
Claire from Moth & Sparrow shares a free pattern for making a trio of super cute baby hats with animal faces appliqued on them. She includes patterns for making an owl, a raccoon, and a fox. These are SOOOO cute!!! The …
Way back in January, the folks at Janome sent me one of their sewing machines (on loan) to use and review. I’ve spent 6 months sewing on the Janome Memory Craft 6300, learning the ins and outs of this …