Lolly Jane Offers Camera Strap Cover Tutorial

Elizabeth and Elizabeth have provided their Lolly Jane blog with a quick Camera Strap Cover tutorial. This simple project is ideal new sewers. It requires five squares of random fabric cut into 5-inch by 5-inch squares making it a great project to use up scraps.

HTC Fusible Fleece 9720-1, http://www.htc-retail.com/product-info.php?pid22.html , is a 100% polyester fusible fleece that is made for projects that require batting and can be machine washed and dried, making it perfect for a project like this.

For more information, visit http://lollyjane.com/diy-camera-strap-cover/

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Anita Goodesign Announces Embroidery Party In October

Anita Goodesign has announced an Embroidery Party for October 19-20, 2017. Using a team sewing environment, party goers will learn from specially trained educators as well as each other. Full-color tutorial books will be provided, which include the designs taught in class as well as additional designs to make at home.

For more information, visit https://www.heirloomcreations.net/class/anita-goodesign-embroidery-party-2017/

Studio Fabricana Offers Video On Making A Swimsuit Without A Serger

Myles at Studio Fabricana has made a video covering the steps on making a swimsuit without a serger. Providing information on fabric choices, and tips on better ways to assemble and sew the swimsuit, including the elastic, this video also has a link to full instructions.

For more information, visit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N286BIBENQk&feature=youtu.be

Debbie Shore Offers eBook ‘Half Yard Gifts’

Sewing guru Debbie Shore has provided the latest in her “Half Yard” book series. With 22 projects to make and give, each using a half yard or less of material, these projects range from pincushions, bags and paperweights to aprons, kneeling pads and tool belts. Advice is given for customizing the projects.

For more information, visit https://www.amazon.com/Half-Yard-Gifts-Debbie-Shore-ebook/dp/B013JXFB8A/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1492274962&sr=8-3&keywords=sewing+projects+book

We All Sew Offers Dad’s Zippered Travel Pouch Project For Father’s Day

Melissa at We All Sew has posted a Zippered Travel Pouch project for Father’s Day. It is lined and made of duck cloth with leather accents. Add an embroidered monogram to make it even more special.

For more information, visit http://weallsew.com/how-to-make-a-zippered-travel-pouch-for-dad/

Worldwide Embroidery Traditions Exhibit Announced In San Francisco

The de Young Museum in San Francisco has announced an exhibit “Beyond The Surface: Worldwide Embroidery Traditions.” Running until August 31, 2017, this display presents a selection of embroidered costumes and accessories from around the world, exploring craftsmanship and cultural connotations.

For more information, visit https://deyoung.famsf.org/beyond-surface-worldwide-embroidery-traditions

Martha Stewart Offer Kids’ Towel Tote Project

Martha Stewart offers a project to make a Kids’ Towel Tote, which doubles as a beach towel with storage pockets. You choose the towel size, and you’ll need cotton bias tape and 3 yards (or 94 inches) of 1-inch-wide webbing straps.

For more information, visit http://www.marthastewart.com/265327/kid-towel-tote