Posted on February 29, 2016 by debrasaracen
Simply Sewing Magazine announces that Issue 12 has been released. With articles ranging from embroidery to a fitted bodice dress to playtime creations, 24 downloadable patterns are offered, as well as full sized templates. This magazine is available in the UK, as well as the Apple Newsstand and Google Play.
For more information, visit http://www.simplysewingmag.com/downloads/simply-sewing-issue-12-templates/
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Posted on February 24, 2016 by debrasaracen
Anissa of GrowMama blog has provided a tutorial on how to turn a vintage pillowcase into a handy shopping bag. Providing step-by-step instructions with lots of pictures, this handy tote will be great for your next shopping trip.
For more information, visit http://growmama.blogspot.co.nz/2012/12/tutorial-vintage-pillowcase-to-bag.html
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Posted on February 22, 2016 by debrasaracen
Crazy Little Projects has put together a series of lessons to teach kids and teens how to sew. With lessons ranging from sewing a straight line to sewing ruffles and zippers, your kids will soon be able to tackle the associated projects like notebook covers, messenger bags or pajamas.
For more information, visit http://crazylittleprojects.com/2013/05/learn-to-sew-the-kids-edition.html
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Posted on February 17, 2016 by debrasaracen
We All Sew has posted a tutorial on how to sew Easter napkins. It has a list of materials, full step-by-step instructions, and a downloadable bunny template.
HTC Retail’s Stitch Witchery, 3000-28, http://www.htc-retail.com/product-info.php?pid21.html is an ideal choice for this application. It is a fusible web that bonds to any fabric without stitching.
For more information, visit http://weallsew.com/how-to-sew-easter-napkins/
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Posted on February 15, 2016 by debrasaracen
FaveQuilts.com has selected six of its best beginning quilting videos available to help you learn how to quilt or improve your abilities. With topics ranging from using a rotary cutter to the differences between hand and machine quilting to how to bind, there is something to learn for everyone interested in quilting.
For more information, visit http://www.favequilts.com/Beginner-Basics/6-YouTube-Quilting-Videos-for-Beginners
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Posted on February 10, 2016 by debrasaracen
Sew It All website is offering the book “The Complete Photo Guide To Clothing Construction.” This book provides the techniques needed to sew clothes including tops, dresses, pants, skirts, and even outerwear. This book follows the entire process of clothing construction from working with patterns to the final button.
For more information, visit http://www.shopsewitall.com/product/the-complete-photo-guide-to-clothing-construction/new-arrivals?utm_source=emedia_blast&utm_campaign=sia-msh-hs-160108-clothingconstruction&utm_content=811192_SNO160108+-+Photo+Guide+to+Clothing+Construction&utm_medium=email
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Posted on February 8, 2016 by debrasaracen
Quilt Expo announces its Quilt Contest for 2016. The Expo, scheduled September 8 – 10, 2016, features the Black and White Plus One challenge, a Kids’ Quilt Challenge, and eight other categories. Rules and entry forms are available.
For more information, visit http://wiquiltexpo.com/?q=quiltcontest
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