Quilting Daily Offers Free Sewing Techniques E-Book

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Quilting Daily has put together a free e-book dedicated entirely to fine sewing techniques. It contains detailed quilt sewing instructions to enhance your quilting stitch and allow you to learn to sew to your heart’s content. Download it at http://www.quiltingdaily.com/Fine-Sewing-Techniques/

When life gives you scraps, make a quilt!


If I sew fast enough, does it count as aerobic exercise?

If I sew fast enough

Nothing Is Better Than Sewing

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Pet Bed Project Offered At Sewing.org Website



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Sew a custom dog bed for your favorite pet with this free project courtesy of Experience The Creativity Magazine. You can find instructions at Sewing.org, http://www.sewing.org/html/pet_dog_bed.html, a website that offers free sewing and craft projects, learn-to-sew articles, guidelines, charitable projects, bridal and kids ideas. and more.

Trans-Web, 4000-7, offered by HTC Retail, is a good choice for tracing the bone pattern. It’s a fusible interfacing that comes on a clear, heat-resistant plastic liner that allows for accurate tracing because you can write directly on the plastic. You can find out where to buy it at http://www.htc-retail.com/product-info.php?pid39.html.

Spoonful Offers 12 Easy Sewing Projects For Kids

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Here’s a link to great article featuring ideas for teaching children how to sew. Written by Cindy Hopper, it’s located on Spoonful, a website sponsored by Disney with ideas for cooking, creating, playing, and celebrating. Go to: http://spoonful.com/crafts/12-easy-sewing-projects-for-kids#carousel-id=photo-carousel&carousel-item=3

Craftsy Offers Free Bag-Making Online Class

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In a free mini-class, Kristin Link, the founder of the popular website Sew, Mama, Sew!, guides you through the process of creating two handy and attractive bags. Even beginning sewers will feel at ease following these precise and simple directions, yet the finished product will look entirely professional.

Check it out at http://www.craftsy.com/class/bag-making-basics-reversible-tote-and-zipper-pouch/148?_ct=sbqii-sqjuweho-qbb&_ctp=148,5

Future Girl Offers Sigmund the Octopus As Free Download

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Download a free pattern to create this darling felt octopus at the blog of Future Girl. Alice regularly posts free patterns and tutorials at her website:


Honor Your Heritage With Vintage 1950’s Style Apron

HTC FusiForm Lightweight Apron

Laurie Pessetto recreates her Grandma Noni’s vintage apron in this free step-by-step pictorial how-to project. Grab it at http://www.htc-retail.com/cmspage.php?page_id=34

How To Create A Pattern From An Existing Garment With HTC Pattern-Ease

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Home sewer Laurie Pessetto shows you how to create a new pattern from an existing garment in this new step-by-step free project offered on the HTC website. You can access it at http://www.htc-retail.com/cmspage.php?page_id=35.