DIY Quilted Hot Pads For Your Kitchen

DIY Quilted Hot Pads For Your Kitchen

Changing your kitchen up and want a little something extra special? Why not make your own hot pads?! It’s fun, easy, and you can have the exact design you want! Follow along for this easy peasy project :)
DIY Halloween Costume: The Harry Potter Robe

DIY Halloween Costume: The Harry Potter Robe

Get ready for Halloween with this Harry Potter Robe pattern for all sizes! And if you can find cheap fabric, you can make this robe for about 10 dollar, including the patch which I got for 3 dollars on Etsy.
Rotary Cutter: Tips for safe & accurate fabric cutting

Rotary Cutter: Tips for safe & accurate fabric cutting

Learn the ins and outs of using your rotary cutter safely, and effectively.
Joining Blocks Using the ¼” Foot with Guide

Joining Blocks Using the ¼” Foot with Guide

Hello all! I’m Ana, a new quilter here to share some quilting adventures with you. I have lots of sewing experience in other areas: I’ve don...
How To Make An Accent Pillow Cover

How To Make An Accent Pillow Cover

For this tutorial, I decided to do a cute accent pillow that can either sit on my couch, in the corner chair, or on my bed.
How To Appliqué… For A Man

How To Appliqué… For A Man

Making a t-shirt or a sweater for him, that was the plan :-) I’m not quite there.. yet. And I wanted a print on it. Appliqué always has thi...
Pin Basting a Quilt with Curved Pins

Pin Basting a Quilt with Curved Pins

Using curved pins to baste a quilt is your best bet! Read the blog post to find out why.

Last Minute Sewing Projects That Are Perfect For The Back To School Season!

Back to school time is here - take a look at our favorite projects for this time of year!
Quilting With A Walking Foot with Guide Bar

Quilting With A Walking Foot with Guide Bar

Using a walking for for quilting on a domestic machine makes the sewing go so much smoother and easier than a regular foot. Newer quilters...
Using An Open Toe Walking Foot For Garment Sewing

Using An Open Toe Walking Foot For Garment Sewing

You think a walking foot is a quilters-only presser foot? Hell no! Whether you are topstitching through multiple layers or are trying to matc...
How To Free Quilt For Beginners

How To Free Quilt For Beginners

We’ve all seen those gorgeous quilts on Pinterest, at a quilt show, or even at a relative’s house that have been machine quilted. Ever think to yourself- “Man, I wish I could do that.” Well stop wishing, gather your materials and tools, and follow along to start making that wish a reality!
How To Create A Sharp Seamed Edge With Understitching

How To Create A Sharp Seamed Edge With Understitching

You want your home made garment to look more professional? This easy skill will make the difference.
Sewing a Vinyl Zippered Bag

Sewing a Vinyl Zippered Bag

This week's project is brought to us by Carole Carter - join us and create a vinyl zippered bag!
Madamsew’s Fine Selection Of Sewing Bloggers

Madamsew’s Fine Selection Of Sewing Bloggers

Follow them for some great sewing inspiration! 1. Sew Mama Sew The blog is full of tutorials and patterns. Apart from these reg...
How to Self Bind a Quilt

How to Self Bind a Quilt

Ever get tired of messing with quilt binding? Sometimes you can’t find the right color or if you do, you have to buy multiple packages an...
Use Your Seam Ripper Like A Pro!

Use Your Seam Ripper Like A Pro!

Last week I practiced in the art of making and correcting mistakes and I gathered some material on seam ripping.. or unpicking, because they aren’t always seams, the sewing mistakes I make. Taking out stitches is an unavoidable evil.
The Reversible Summer Hat For Kids Tutorial

The Reversible Summer Hat For Kids Tutorial

Summer is there and we are ready to go camping. We’re hoping for sunny days and my little blond girl needs a new summer hat. In this post I’m sharing a tutorial with you based on a pattern by Miekk (www.byMiekk.nl). It’s a fisherman's hat that will work for both girls and boys.
Discover Fast Hemming With The Wide Hem Foot

Discover Fast Hemming With The Wide Hem Foot

For a couple of months now, we have this great little set in our store, 3 wide hemmer feet. In this blogpost I tried to collect all there is to know about these feet.
How To Make Beautiful Zero-Waste Napkins

How To Make Beautiful Zero-Waste Napkins

So, for a while now I’m trying to take steps towards less waste in my household, especially less plastic waste. My next step is replacing paper napkins and disposable towels with cloth napkins.
Free Motion Quilting Using Heat Erasable Gel Markers and a Hopping Foot

Free Motion Quilting Using Heat Erasable Gel Markers and a Hopping Foot

Marking. It is one of those things that often brings dread to quilters. Of course we want pretty quilting on our quilts, and most free motion tutorials for domestic machines emphasize doing loops and swirls so you don't have to mark. But, lets take the angst out of marking.
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