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A Handy Piecing Trick!

by Emily Lang Use this piecing trick anytime you want perfectly matching patchwork, especially when using small pieces. What you’ll need: Scraps, or cut squares Lightweight fusible interfacing – such as Pellon’s Quilter’s Grid (Pellon 820) Havel’s Ultra-pro seam ripper … Continue reading

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Great Gifts for the Grad!

Messenger Bag & iPad Case by Liz Kettle Looking for something more personal than a check or cash for the high school graduate in your life? Why not send them off to college next fall with a stylish messenger bag … Continue reading

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A Fun Project For National Serger Month!

I used Havel’s 5-1/2″ curved scissors as the pattern for my appliqué design. By tracing the actual scissors, I can easily identify what’s in the pocket. There are several techniques presented here, some may be new to you or a … Continue reading

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Award-Winning Laura Hartrich joins the Havel’s Team!

by Luv2Sew, Last fall Havel’s Sewing went in search of today’s brightest, young talent in quilting and instantly fell in love with Laura Hartrich’s fresh, innovative quilts. So when she agreed to become one of our newest ambassadors we were over … Continue reading

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Simple Strip Blocks Using Havel’s Fabric & Quilt Ruler Cutter

Simple Strip Blocks Using Havel’s Fabric & Quilt Ruler Cutter by Laura Hartrich One of my current quilts-in-progress is a medallion quilt made with all cat-themed fabrics. It’s a silly idea but it has actually been a real challenge to consider … Continue reading

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