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.


Chandelier Quilt Along: Week Two – Make the Blocks

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


How to Make a Whimsy House Art Quilt

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


DIY Adjustable Patchwork Camera Strap

We all have little pieces of fabric we can’t bear to throw away – scraps that remind us of special people or events, or that just make us happy for no reason at all. This strap is the perfect way to turn them into something functional that you’ll enjoy every time you use your camera.


DIY Free-Motion “Faceted Fabric” Panel iPad or Tablet Cover

Turn a pile of fabric scraps into a shimmering faceted panel evocative of quartz and opal crystals, then use it to make a padded cover for your iPad or tablet.


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.


Chandelier Quilt-Along

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.


DIY Handmade Halloween Crafts

DIY Handcrafted Halloween

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Halloween is just around the corner, and we’ve gathered our favorite fun and spooky links for handmade Halloween projects!


DIY Adjustable Patchwork Camera Strap

DIY Adjustable Patchwork Camera Strap

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We all have little pieces of fabric we can’t bear to throw away – scraps that remind us of special people or events, or that just make us happy for no reason at all. This strap is the perfect way to turn them into something functional that you’ll enjoy every time you use your camera.


DIY Faceted Fabric iPad or Tablet Cover

DIY Free-Motion “Faceted Fabric” Panel iPad or Tablet Cover

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Turn a pile of fabric scraps into a shimmering faceted panel evocative of quartz and opal crystals, then use it to make a padded cover for your iPad or tablet.


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DIY 1950s “Hepburn” Buttonhole Scarf

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I call this the “Hepburn” scarf because you can channel either Audrey or Katherine when you wear it. It all depends on the fabric you choose and that je ne sais quoi you give it with a flick of the wrist.