Hatch By Wilcom Offers Embroidered Back-To-School Laundry Bag Project

Hatch by Wilcom has provided an embroidered Back-to-School laundry bag project targeted at the college students in your life. Several embroidery design options are provided that may be downloaded for this beginner-level project.

HTC Fun-Dation, 3250-1, http://www.htc-retail.com/product-info.php?pid38.html , is a translucent stabilizer designed for machine applique and embroidery, making it perfect for a project like this.

For more information, visit https://www.wilcom.com/Hatch/Blog/TabId/3573/ArtMID/8936/ArticleID/45/FREE-Back-To-School-Laundry-Bag-Project-With-Embroidery-Designs.aspx

Madeira USA Offers Tips On Comparing Embroidery Thread

Alice Wolf of Madeira USA has written a tip on how to compare rayon and polyester embroidery thread. The inherent differences between the two types of embroidery thread are shown, allowing embroiderers to make the best choice depending on their project.

For more information, visit https://printwearmag.com/features/tips-comparing-good-quality-embroidery-threads?utm_source=SilverpopMailing&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20170424%20PW%20eNews%20(1)&utm_content=&spMailingID=17064828&spUserID=MTczMzAzODY0NjI4S0&spJobID=1001806228&spReportId=MTAwMTgwNjIyOAS2

Mom Endeavors Offers Padded Camera Bag Insert Project

Summer brings vacations and lots of chances to pull out the camera and take lots of photos.  Sara at Mom Endeavors has provided a padded camera bag insert project, allowing you to use a favorite bag to carry your favorite camera safely.  This project is designed to be modified to meet the needs of your own choices of bag and camera.

For more information, visit http://www.momendeavors.com/2012/04/diy-padded-camera-bag-insert.html

Digitizing Made Easy Announces Digitizers Dream Contest

John Deer at Digitizing Made Easy has announced the Digitizers Dream Contest. It’s intended for home embroiderers who have personally digitized an original design. Entries must be submitted by September 24, 2017.

For more information, visit https://digitizingmadeeasy.com/the-digitizers-dream-contest/

Sewaholic Provides Bleuet Dress Sewing Tutorial

Tasia at Sewaholic has provided a tutorial on making a Bleuet dress. Learn what fabrics are appropriate for the dress and how to customize it in this informative blog.

HTC Fusi-Form LightWeight, 1140-1, http://www.htc-retail.com/product-info.php?pid3.html , is a fusible interfacing designed for lightweight knot or woven fabrics and is machine washable and dry cleanable, making it perfect for a project like this.

For more information, visit http://sewaholic.net/summer-sewing-project-2-the-bleuet-dress/

Wellington, New Zealand Craft And Quilt Fair Announced For August 31

The Craft And Quilt Fair will be held in Wellington, New Zealand, August 31-September 2 2017. It will feature demonstrations, exhibitors, seminars and hands-on learning workshops as well as a fabulous collection of quilts and textile arts.

For more information, visit http://www.craftfair.com.au/wp/Wellington/highlights/

Martha Stewart Offers Kite-Making Project

Martha Stewart has provided a project to make your own kite. It has complete materials and instructions, and features a simple alternative to applique. This project is easily customized to feature your own design.

For more information, visit http://www.marthastewart.com/271738/making-a-kite