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Creating a Chenille Scarf for Fall

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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Mixed Media Quilt Project: Scrappy Spider Web

By Terry White Using bits of tissue paper, packaging, wrapping paper, travel brochures, stickers and sticker waste, magazine rips, junk mail, catalogs, postcards, and a flea market frame, create this truly unique upcycle project. You Will Need: 1/4″ graph paper … Continue reading

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Free Quilt Project: Pineapple Wall Hanging

By Beth Novak The pineapple is a symbol of friendship and hospitality, making this quilt a welcoming addition to your home. This quilted wall hanging would look great in your foyer, adapted as a table runner for your dining room … Continue reading

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Free Craft: Magnetic Bookmarks

By Beth Novak We now live in an age of e-readers, whether it be a Kindle, a Nook, an iPad, or some other device, but I still find nothing more relaxing than an old-fashion page turner at the beach! As … Continue reading

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Craft Project: Fan Scissor Wrap

By Terry White This project was so much fun that I kept making more in different styles. The first one received enough ooohs and ahhhs from friends that I knew this would have to become presents for my girls … … Continue reading

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