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“Silly Goose” Fleece Pillow

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I love making these pillows. All of my grandkids have some for their bedrooms and they love to cuddle up with them. For this pillow I used two pieces of fleece and embroidered one with a design from OESD’s “Words of Whimsy” embroidery collection #12292.

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Join us at Sew Expo in Puyallup, March 1-4

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Join us at this year’s Sewing & Stitchery Expo, March 1-4! Sew Expo is the largest consumer sewing show in the USA and features a huge vendor floor, numerous demonstrations, and six free-style shows every day. It also features several hands-on sewing seminars by BERNINA educators and experts. We hope to see you there!

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DIY Shower Cap with Optional Ribbon Rosette

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It’s no secret that you love to sing in the shower…and now you can do it in fabulous style. A bit of rip stop nylon and polyester chiffon will set the stage for an over-the-top, yet practical accessory. You can sing your heart out secure in the knowledge that your hair will emerge impeccable!

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Freearm Embroidery Made Easy

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I love adding embroidery, appliqué and embellishments to inexpensive ready-made t-shirts for my daughters. However, small garments can be challenging unless you have a built-in freearm or a Freearm Embroidery Attachment.


The BERNINA WeAllSew Challenge Begins!

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Upcycle your wedding gown or bridesmaid dress and enter for a chance to win a $1,000 BERNINA Gift Certificate plus a chance to be featured on!

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Topstitching “Envelope” Quilts

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Wallhangings seem to have been on my radar lately so I thought I would share a great tip with you when it comes to topstitching them. Patchwork Foot with Guide #57D makes this method super simple!

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A Project Worth Waiting For — My Leather Jacket

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Sometimes it is rewarding to just take your time and work on a project that can’t be done in a day, such as this leather jacket. Thank goodness BERNINA has special presser feet that are great for sewing on leather!

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How to Sew an Upcycled Ring Bearer’s Pillow

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Create a beautiful yet simple Ring Bearer’s Pillow using upcycled fabrics from your family heirloom garments or thrift store finds.


Hawaiian Appliqué Quilt – Suzanne Jarvis

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My daughter goes to Hawaii often with her job and every time she brings me back a few fat quarters. I ended up with a drawer full of them! When I saw Amanda’s Hawaiian Appliqué quilt project on the BERNINA USA site, I thought, “What a perfect project for those fat quarters.”

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Make New Hotpads from Old

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Dana from Made has a fabulous idea for taking plain old hotpads and spicing them up by cutting them into a new shape and adding fresh bias tape trim,