Lucinda At IndieSew Discusses Interfacing For Tailored Coats

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Lucinda at IndieSew has provided information on the use of interfacing with tailored coats. Covering the differences between custom tailoring, machine tailoring and fusible tailoring and the respective advantages of sew-in, fusible and hymo/hair, this explanation will help you to understand the uses of these techniques.

For more information, visit https://indiesew.com/blog/coat-month-interfacing-basics-for-tailored-coats

Nancy At EmbroiderIt Shows Sweetheart Candy Cane Holder Project

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Nancy at EmbroiderIt.com has provided a video on making Sweetheart Candy Cane Holders with in-the-hoop embroidery. This is a fun, easy project to get you started with that embroidery machine Santa brought for Christmas.

HTC Retail’s Tear Away, 3190-7, http://www.htc-retail.com/product-info.php?pid35.html , is a premium grade tearaway stabilizer that is ideal for stable fabrics and can be machine washed and tumble-dried, making it perfect for a project like this.

For more information, visit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UBdgZuDw5FM&feature=youtu.be

JoAnn Offers Making Children’s Clothes Book

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JoAnn is offering the book “Making Children’s Clothes” by Emma Hardy. This book features 25 easy and stylish projects, aimed at young children from newborn to five years old. Projects range from booties and bibs to hats, dresses, shirts and more. Full-sized patterns are provided for the clothing and appliqués.

For more information, visit http://www.joann.com/making-children-s-clothes/2429439.html

Original Sewing & Quilt Expo Announces Atlanta Show In March

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The Original Sewing & Quilt Expo has announced its Atlanta, Georgia show March 9-11, 2017.  Featuring a textile arts display gallery, stage presentations, runway fashion shows, and make-it take-it projects, as well as plenty of exhibitors for all textile crafts, there is something for everyone at this show.

To view, go to http://www.sewingexpo.com/Events/Atlanta,GA.aspx

Protect Hands With HTC Veri-Shape Pot Handle Covers

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Learn how to make a custom pot handle cover out of HTC Veri-Shape. This is an easy project using gathering, pinning, and hand-stitching skills. It may take up to three hours if you hand baste the ribbon.

Go to http://www.htc-retail.com/pdf/HTC-Veri-Shape-Pot-Handle-Covers-Project.pdf

Protect Hands With HTC Veri-Shape Pot Handle Covers

veri-shape-pot-handle-covers-product-shot

Learn how to make a custom pot handle cover out of HTC Veri-Shape. This is an easy project using gathering, pinning, and hand-stitching skills. It may take up to three hours if you hand baste the ribbon.

Go to http://www.htc-retail.com/pdf/HTC-Veri-Shape-Pot-Handle-Covers-Project.pdf

Emma Jeffrey Offers New Year’s Dress Project

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Emma Jeffrey of Fiskars has provided a New Year’s Resolution Party Dress project on AllFreeSewing.  Featuring a yoke top and pleated skirt, this project has complete instructions to guide you.

For more information, visit http://www.allfreesewing.com/Dress-Patterns/New-Years-Resolution-Party-Dress-from-Fiskars