Tips for Free-Motion Bobbin Work

Check out the new RED bobbin case for 7 Series machines – it’s perfect for bobbin play!


How to Make a Churn-Dash Quilt, Part 1

Join our Churn Dash Quilt-Along with Amy Smart! Learn earn short-cut techniques as you make a modern, updated version of this traditional quilt.


How to Make a Floppy Fedora

Whether you’re beach side sipping mojitos, out shopping your local farmers market, or knee high in farm muck; you’ll want to make and wear this season’s must have accessory – the Floppy Fedora Hat!


5 Tips for Taking Great Pictures of Your Quilt

Whether you use a digital single lens reflex camera, left, or a “point-and-shoot” camera, right, it is possible to get great pictures of your quilt or sewing project.


My New Favorite Notion: My Magnifier Set

Maybe you don’t need new glasses after all ;-) Take a peek at Annie Smith’s new favorite machine accessory – a magnifier set.


Circle Marks the Spot by Luke Haynes

Circle Marks the Spot, Part 1: Mark Making

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Once I have made something that I am super-excited about with all my favorite fabrics I am often daunted by the actual quilting part.. What if I do something I don’t like? So let’s play without that pressure and just make some marks on fabric.


7 Series Bobbin Cases

Tips for Free-Motion Bobbin Work

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Check out the new RED bobbin case for 7 Series machines – it’s perfect for bobbin play!


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How to Put a Little Quilt to Practical Use

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This lovely small quilt isn’t a wall-hanging; it has a more practical purpose.


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How to Make a Churn-Dash Quilt, Part 1

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Join our Churn Dash Quilt-Along with Amy Smart! Learn earn short-cut techniques as you make a modern, updated version of this traditional quilt.


BERNINA Jeans Foot #8

Why Would I Want to Use a Jeans Foot?

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One of my all-time favorite presser feet is my Jeans Foot #8, especially when I’m working with denim, canvas, and home dec fabrics.


DIY Pillows

DIY Decorative Pillows

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If you find your living space needs a little pick-me-up or refreshing, we suggest adding a few personalized throw pillows to brighten your room. Choose from our 12 favorite free decorative pillow tutorials!


floppy fedora - free sewing tutorial

How to Make a Floppy Fedora

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Whether you’re beach side sipping mojitos, out shopping your local farmers market, or knee high in farm muck; you’ll want to make and wear this season’s must have accessory – the Floppy Fedora Hat!


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How to Pivot Around an Inside Corner with your Overlocker/Serger

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WIth a sewing machine it’s easy to pivot around a corner – just drop the needle, raise the foot, and spin the fabric. But can it be done with an overlocker? Sure it can!


Hankie Scarves - WeAllSew

Pretty Upcycled Vintage Hankie Scarf Pattern Give-Away

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Take a peek at the pretty scarf Jo made from part of her vintage handkerchief collection, and enter to win the Indygo Junction e-pattern PLUS a $25 gift certificate for more.


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Embroidery Basics: Two Techniques for Aligning Centers in Hoopless Embroidery

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It can be tricky to align fabric to stabilizer when using “hoopless” embroidery techniques. Here are two simple techniques for achieving perfect placement.