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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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What Skills Do You Need to Make a Quilt?

By Kathy Mathews Apply these skills to your first labor of love! Quilts are eternal. They’ve been a part of our country for centuries, and people love them. If your family is lucky, you own a quilt made by a … Continue reading

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Spring Quilting Fever: Rabbit Dance Baby Quilt

By Terry White Let spring dance its way in with this seasonal quilt project!   This design is about spring, budding trees and the way our rabbits dance and play across my backyard. I used a color palette that’s popular … Continue reading

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Free and Easy Craft Project to Create This Spring:

Fly Your Own Flag this Spring By Jamie Fingal I am excited to tell all of you that I am a new fabric designer and my very first line is titled Home is Where Your Story Begins ,by Hoffman California Fabrics.  So … Continue reading

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Quilting: Conquering Quilt Doubts and Inner Critics

Conquering Quilt Doubts and Inner Critics By Kathy Mathews Recently my quilt guild had the opportunity to apply to have quilts with a pre-chosen topic be shown at a Major Quilt Show. It was pretty exciting and I submitted mine … Continue reading

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