DIY Christmas Elf

We think this cheery little elf is much cuter than the one who sits on shelves! Prop this adorable Santa’s helper next to your sewing machine. If you’re lucky, he might even use a little magic to do some stitching while you sleep!


JOY YoYo Count-Down to Christmas Calendar

Do you realize that Christmas is barely eight weeks away? Fill each yoyo “pouch” of this Counting Down to Christmas Calendar with candy or other small treats, to be opened one each day starting with December 1. When all the treats are gone it’s Christmas Eve!


Chandelier Quilt Along: Week Three – Quilting

Welcome to the third and final week of our Chandelier Quilt-Along with Lee Heinrich. This week we’ll add the small diamonds at the end of each row and complete the piecing of the quilt top, then quilt it using a machine-sewn scallop design.


DIY Color-Blocked Halloween Candy Corn Pillowcase

Make a pair of candy corn pillowcases to celebrate Halloween!


DIY Happy Jack Door Hanger

Here’s a super fun and simple fabric pumpkin painting project to embellish with free-motion stitching. No carving required.


diy Christmas Elf

DIY Christmas Elf

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We think this cheery little elf is much cuter than the one who sits on shelves! Prop this adorable Santa’s helper next to your sewing machine. If you’re lucky, he might even use a little magic to do some stitching while you sleep!


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JOY YoYo Count-Down to Christmas Calendar

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Do you realize that Christmas is barely eight weeks away? Fill each yoyo “pouch” of this Counting Down to Christmas Calendar with candy or other small treats, to be opened one each day starting with December 1. When all the treats are gone it’s Christmas Eve!


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Chandelier Quilt Along: Week Three – Quilting

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Welcome to the third and final week of our Chandelier Quilt-Along with Lee Heinrich. This week we’ll add the small diamonds at the end of each row and complete the piecing of the quilt top, then quilt it using a machine-sewn scallop design.


DIY Halloween Color-Blocked Candy Corn Pillowcase

DIY Color-Blocked Halloween Candy Corn Pillowcase

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Make a pair of candy corn pillowcases to celebrate Halloween!


DIY Happy Jack Halloween Door Hanger

DIY Happy Jack Door Hanger

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Here’s a super fun and simple fabric pumpkin painting project to embellish with free-motion stitching. No carving required.


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Chandelier Quilt Along: Week Two – Make the Blocks

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It’s Week 2 of our quilt-along with Lee Heinrich. This week we assemble the blocks for our Chandelier Quilt.


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How To Decorate For Fall with DIY Fabric Leaves

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What better way to decorate your home for fall than with do-it-yourself fall leaves? We’ve gathered together our favorite fabric fall leaf tutorials, including how to make your own simple leaves from fabrics – and what to do with them.


How to Digitize Your Own Split-Letter Monogram

How to Digitize Your Own Split Letter Monograms

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It’s surprisingly easy to digitize your own split-letter monogram following Rhea Lucovsky’s excellent instructions. Stitch them on pillows, burlap or linen for framing, blankets, and more for personalized gifts that are sure to be treasured.


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Chandelier Quilt-Along: Week One – Fabric Requirements and Cutting Instructions

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Join Lee Heinrich of Freshly Pieced for Week One of our Chandelier Quilt-Along.


Whimsy Houses Quilt

How to Make a Whimsy House Art Quilt

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Have fun making this free-flowing whimsy house art quilt that teaches a little bit about design, color selection, and free-motion machine quilting.