Posted on February 25, 2015 by debrasaracen
Artisan Sewing Classes is offering a class called “Pants Perfect”. This two-day workshop will teach how to create pants that fit perfectly combining lecture and hands-on exercises. This class is held several times from March to July.
For more information visit: http://artisansewingclasses.com/
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Posted on February 23, 2015 by debrasaracen
Jenny Doan of the Missouri Star Quilt Co. gives a detailed video demonstration of how to make an Irish chain quilt. Links are provided for the materials needed.
For more information, go to: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pHfIXnk_W4A&feature=youtu.be
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Posted on February 18, 2015 by debrasaracen
Jessica at the Craftiness Is Not Optional blog is offering a tutorial on how to sew a vintage heirloom dress for toddlers. A full list of materials, step-by-step instructions and lots of pictures are included.
For more information visit: http://www.craftinessisnotoptional.com/2011/08/vintage-heirloom-dress-tutorial.html
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Posted on February 16, 2015 by debrasaracen
Amazon.com offers the book “Stitch It For Spring: Seasonal Sewing Projects to Craft and Quilt” by Lynette Anderson. The book offers a collection of Spring-themed quilting and stitching designs from top fabric designer Lynette Anderson, including table runners, wall hangings and larger quilts, as well as smaller, quick-to-stitch gifts.
For more information visit: http://www.amazon.com/Stitch-It-For-Spring-Seasonal/dp/1446303179
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Posted on February 13, 2015 by debrasaracen
Create a family keepsake that children will use for years during the annual Easter Egg hunt. This beginner-level project is available for download at: http://www.htc-retail.com/pdf/htc-intra-face-heavyweight-easter-basket.pdf
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Posted on February 11, 2015 by debrasaracen
Quilt Retreat at Sea is offering a Quilting Cruise of the Eastern Caribbean. This cruise, featuring Karen Gibbs, will provide sun, relaxation and a quilting project from start to finish.
For more information visit: http://quiltretreatatsea.com/karens-caribbean-adventure-sip-sea-sun-stitch/
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Posted on February 9, 2015 by debrasaracen
Heather Parsons at Favecrafts shows how to make a fabric Easter Egg basket. Included is a materials list, step-by-step directions and lots of pictures.
HTC Retail’s Fusible Fleece #9720-1, http://www.htc-retail.com/product-info.php?pid22.html is an ideal choice for this project. Fusible Fleece is a versatile material that offers better loft and is more durable. It is made of 3.2-ounce 100% polyester material and is denser than batting. It can be washed, dry-cleaned and run through the dryer without damage.
For more information visit: http://www.favecrafts.com/Holiday-Sewing/Fabric-Easter-Basket-Sewing-Project
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