Posted on September 30, 2015 by debrasaracen
SewItAll, in conjunction with Jennifer Paganelli and Carla Crim, is offering Sew With Me, a series of four complete projects. Comprising four exclusive videos, patterns and kits, these projects range from flouncy skirts to weekender totes.
For more information, visit http://view.e.sewdaily.com/?j=febc1377706c037c&m=fe92157370600c7575&ls=fdfc157475660d7a76157576&l=fecb15717267067b&s=fe1f167470630d757d1475&jb=ff9c1671&ju=fe57177271630c7b7c15&et_mid=775871&rid=245798805&r=0
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Posted on September 28, 2015 by debrasaracen
Craftsy is offering an online class, “Sewing Lingerie Essential techniques”. Led by Alison Smith, the class investigates patterns and fabrics, stabilizing the work, adding lace, and finishing touches.
For more information, visit http://www.craftsy.com/class/sewing-lingerie-essential-techniques/5076?_ct=sbqii-sqjuweho-dum&_ctp=1&rceId=1440214500655~5otfefzf
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Posted on September 23, 2015 by debrasaracen
Lynette Jensen has written a book of harvest-themed quilting projects, “Thimbleberries Quilting for Harvest: 20 Great Projects from Harvest to Halloween”. With 20 quilts, table toppers, and pillows themed for autumn, each project is accompanied by complete step-by-step instructions, full-size patterns and dozens of full-color photos and illustrations.
For more information, visit http://www.amazon.com/Thimbleberries-Quilting-Harvest-Projects-Halloween/dp/1890621161
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Posted on September 21, 2015 by debrasaracen
Mary Fons has announced that she is starting a new blog dealing with all things quilting related. “The Quilt Scout” will provide a blend of news, commentary and stories, all in Fons’ unique voice.
For more information, visit http://quilts.com/home/viewer.php?page=../quiltscout/column
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Posted on September 18, 2015 by debrasaracen
Susan Geddes at Quilters News Network demonstrates how to reduce fabric waste by using smaller fabric patches when foundation piecing. She shows how using freezer paper helps you address the issues that often cause challenges for foundation piecing, also known as paper piecing. A variety of other helpful hints also are provided.
HTC Retail’s Fun-Dation, 3250-1, http://www.htc-retail.com/product-info.php?pid38.html is an ideal choice for this application. It is specifically designed to do foundation piecing for hand sewn and machine embroidered quilts.
For more information, visit https://www.qnntv.com/courses/foundation-piecing-tips?utm_source=email&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=qn-bga-nl-150730-FoundationPiecingTipsQNConQNNtv&et_mid=772136&rid=237279808
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Posted on September 16, 2015 by debrasaracen
Kelsey Norwood at Vanillajoy.com has provided a project showing how to make a Minion costume for your little ones. With step-by-step instructions and plenty of pictures, this project is fun and quick to make.
For more information, visit http://www.vanillajoy.com/tutorial-despicable-me-costumes.html
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Posted on September 14, 2015 by debrasaracen
Fun-Dation makes it easier to create quilt squares that are consistent and accurate for faster project completion. Learn how in this free tutorial by going to http://www.htc-retail.com/pdf/HTCFun-DationQuiltSquareProject.pdf
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