How To Create Fabric Fortune Cookies

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.


How To Add Pleats To A Bodice

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.


How to Draw Flowers with Free-Motion Stitching

Here’s a fun little exercise to help build your free-motion stitching skills.


Made to Create Pillow Featuring Eyelet Embroidery Set #82

Another beautiful pillow from the Made to Create series, this one featuring embroidery and eyelets.


How to Select the Right Digital Cameras for Stitchers

This is gift season, and many of my students want to know, what is the best camera to give or receive for a fabric artist? A camera is a tool and like a sewing machine, it enables us to fulfill our creative vision. The better the tool, the easier it is to take a picture or stitch a project.


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.


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How to Organize Your Sewing Pins

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Brand Ambassador Lisa H. Calle shares some tips on what to do when it’s time to part with your old sewing pins. And if parting with your pins sounds a bit crazy, just read on to get some fabulous tips and tricks for keeping the simplest tool in your sewing room – the lowly pin – in tip top shape.


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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.


Press Sheet

Why a Press Sheet Can Save Your Sewing Project

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Brand Ambassador Diane Gloystein shares one of her sewing tips on how to protect your sewing project when pressing.


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Business Secrets from Successful Sewpreneur Melissa Mortenson

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Our BERNINA Ambassador Melissa Mortenson shares tips to be a successful sewpreneur.


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How to Draw Flowers with Free-Motion Stitching

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Here’s a fun little exercise to help build your free-motion stitching skills.


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Learning Free Motion Quilting with BERNINA!

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Free-motion quilting can allow you endless possibilities in adding texture and design to your quilting projects. If you’ve always wanted to learn how to free-motion quilt but aren’t sure where to start, check out all of our BERNINA tips, tutorials, and projects to get you started.


Meet Pam Damour

Meet BERNINA Ambassador Pam Damour

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Meet the Decorating Diva, Pam Damour, who’s also a teacher, author, and BERNINA Ambassador. Watch for great accessory tip videos from Pam in 2015!


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How to Pair Thread Weight with Needle Size

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How many times have you been quilting, thread painting or for that matter working on any machine project and the thread keeps shredding, breaking or skipping threads? The most likely culprit to your dilemma is the wrong size needle that is paired with the thread you are using.


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7 Reasons to Love the BERNINA 750 QE – Video Tutorial with Lisa Calle

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Expert quilter Lisa H. Calle of Stone House Quilting shows us seven of her favorite features on her new BERNINA 750 Quilting Edition sewing machine.