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.


How to Sew an Asymmetrical Ruffle Skirt

Don’t let a long cold winter cramp your style! It’s time to work on your breezy summer wardrobe, and this skirt is your ticket to an easygoing summer attitude.


quilt-along with Amy Smart

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!


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.


aligning centers in hoopless embroidery

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.


Machine Quilting Tips and Techniques

New Video Series: Machine Quilting Tips & Techniques

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Be sure to check out the new Machine Quilting Tips & Techniques video series from Quilters Newsletter Magazine TV, starring our very own Connie Fanders! Click to view the first video: Quilting Features to Consider in a Sewing Machine.


5 tips for quilt photography

5 Tips for Taking Great Pictures of Your Quilt

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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.


Craftcation 2014 - Make It Happen

Craftcation 2014 – Thanks for the Memories!

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Kudos to Nicole and Delilah and the ladies and gentlemen of their talented crew for another outstanding Craftcation Conference!


landscape quilting with Nancy Prince

How to Quilt a Landscape Quilt

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Quilting a landscape quilt is totally different from quilting a traditional quilt!! Remove all thoughts of feathers and crosshatching – you have to think terrain for the quilting to be effective.