Category Archives: For Beginners in Sewing

Creating with Havel’s Sewing Pinking Shears

In thinking about a few of my favorite things in the studio, there is one tool that some might considered old fashioned, and wonder what to do with it in making quilts. It is one of my favorite things, because … Continue reading

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Free Quilt Pattern – A Whimsical Pumpkin Centerpiece

Free Quilt Pattern: A Whimsical Pumpkin Centerpiece By Terry White ©2012 This bright modern pumpkin patch centerpiece can stay on your table all season long. It can be also be used as a wall hanging. The design also works well … Continue reading

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Make An Incredibly Easy Table Runner

By Liz Kettle This design can easily be adapted to other sizes such as a placemat, or smaller table mats to put under a special bowl or plant. I have to admit that I have never had any interest in … Continue reading

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Free Project: How to Make a Memory Book

by Liz Kettle Make a Marvelous Memory Book to celebrate that special occasion or person in your life. For those people for whom we would like to create something special rather than grab another gift card from the sea of … Continue reading

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How To Make Basket Weave Pillows

By Beth Novak *Editor’s Note: We are well into spring and summer is just around the corner. Getting an itch to freshen up your rooms or patio? Need to add a pop of color to a drab room? MAKE PILLOWS! … Continue reading

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