Had Your Coffee?

Aug. 30_You Haven't Had

Heat Up Your Window Treatments

roller shade


 Fuse-A-Shade is fun, fast, and easy to use.  Fabric and stabilizer are cut to size and fused together in just 10-15 seconds. Fuse-A-shade also comes with complete hardware to create your own roller shade! For beautiful custom window shades in just minutes, visit: www.htc-retail.com


Stop Spreading Germs Sew Your Own Reusable Shopping Bags

Sew reusable bag

Most reusable shopping bags are not washable, which costs money to replace when they get too dirty to use. This fabulous step-by-step tutorial walks you through the process of sewing your own reusable bag. Save money and prevent your family from getting a cold. Handles can be made from webbing or if you want to create handles from the same fabric, reinforce them with Veri-Shape, a sew-in, woven, durable press interfacing/underlining that offers firm support. Offered by HTC Retail, you can check it out at http://www.htc-retail.com/product-info.php?pid29.html.


For project instructions, go to: http://sewing.about.com/od/bagstotespurseproject/ss/grocerybag.htm

Quilters Have Priorities

Aug. 23_Susan's Quilt

Protect Work Surfaces With Multipurpose Ironing And Craft Sheet

bonash ironing and craft sheet

Made by Bo-Nash, this fiberglass nonstick ironing and craft sheet is a must have for protecting work surfaces. Nothing sticks to it including paints, varnishes, glue, fusibles, starch, or sizing. When finished, just rinse residue off. It’s transparent and it can be used again and again on virtually every crafting, sewing, or quilting project.

It comes in three sizes. Get more info at http://bonashstore.com/shop/angelina/giant-sheet-fiberglass-non-stick-ironing-craft-sheet/

Sew News Offers Free Sewing For Kids Ebook


Enjoy sewing these four cute and simple projects with your kids! With just the click of your mouse, you will help your kids develop motor skills and have hours of fun. The “Sewing For Kids” ebook has four projects that provide fun learning opportunities. This ebook includes “Tic, Tac, Toe,” “Ready, Set, Sew,” “Pillow Primer,” and “Q&A Child’s Play.”

Check it out at http://www.sewnews.com/sewing-for-kids.html

Quilts As Tax Deductions

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