QuiltCon 2015 Recap

QuiltCon 2015 Recap

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I attended QuiltCon 2015 as a member of my local Chicago Modern Quilt Guild, and it was amazing! Here are a few highlights!


Fabric Fortune Cookies

How To Create Fabric Fortune Cookies

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These adorable fabric fortune cookies make unique hand made gifts in medium to large quantities. Whether it is for weddings, showers, birthday or a hostess gift, they are a great idea for any occasion where you need an inexpensive and quick little present.


Embroidered Boot Cuffs

How to Make a Removable Monogrammed Boot Cuff

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Bring a punch of personality and versatility to your closet by creating a removable faux leather boot cuff. This easy to make accent can transform your favorite boots to create a two toned look perfect for walking through the rest of winter and straight into spring.


pleated bodice sewing tip

How To Add Pleats To A Bodice

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Pleats add a nice textured element to your wardrobe, especially when using solids. Learn how easy it is to add pleats to a dress pattern bodice.


nute DIY Valentine's Brooch

20 Minute DIY Valentine’s Day Heart Brooch

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Do you know what to wear on Valentine’s Day? Add the final touches to your wardrobe by stitching up this cute DIY Valentine’s Day Heart Brooch. This easy to sew project takes only 20 minutes!


How to sew a skirt waistband

How to Sew A Faced Waistband

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Making a waistband is an integral skill within your library of sewing knowledge. Learn tips and tricks, master your new technique and look fab in your custom wardrobe.


How to stitch up a tote

How to Stitch Up a Sassy Button Tote

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This fun little bag is a great way to use up some of your vintage buttons, or a wonderful project to have your daughter or granddaughter make with you. Get that button foot out and lets make this bag together in an afternoon.


dancing log cabin

How to Make a Log Cabin Quilt Block Dance!

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This “twist” on a traditional log cabin block shows what a big difference can be made by just a little change.


artlnk

3 Reasons You Need Embroidery Software (And It’s Free!)

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Who needs software? Anyone who embroiders!


Andrea Davis

Meet Andrea Davis of Sew-To-Fit

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A recent addition to our panel of WeAllSew Experts, Andrea Davis (a.k.a. A.D. Lynn) shares her passion for sewing – and custom pattern fitting – in her Sew-To-Fit blog as she relates the challenges and successes of constructing clothing for herself and others.