Category Archives: Fabric

Quilting: What Is The Most Important Part of A Quilt

What’s the most important part of a quilt? By Kathleen Mathews   I have a quilt in my head nearly all the time. I might be thinking about one I’ve made, am making or want to make. Those frisky quilts … Continue reading

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Craft Project – Fly Your Own Flags

By Jamie Fingal Jamie is author, teacher, and now, fabric designer! ┬áBe sure to visit Hoffman Fabrics and check out the Heart & Soul Sisters line. ┬áThis fabric line is also featured in our “Cut to the Point” Quilt Contest … Continue reading

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Free Project: Make a Messenger Bag & iPad Case

Messenger Bag & iPad Case by Liz Kettle Nothing says back to school like a brand new book bag! Times have changed though, and in addition to the traditional bag, we need an iPad or Tablet case too. These simple … Continue reading

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How to make a scarf: Chenille Style!

Chenille Scarf by Ruth Chandler This technique uses a special rotary cutter that has a guide on the bottom of the blade to prevent all layers of fabric from being cut. There are two ways to accomplish the fraying that … Continue reading

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Free Christmas Quilt Pattern Part 8 ~ by Terry White

On The Eighth Day Of Havel’s Holiday Project, My True Love Is The 7″ Serrated Sewing/Quilting Scissors   How To Make the Lining: 1. I used polyester taffeta lining fabric for the lining. I traced the correct size of the … Continue reading

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