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!


How to sew an exact 1/4" seam

Quilting Basics: The Importance of a Perfect Quarter Inch Seam

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What exactly is a “perfect quarter inch”? How does it differ from a “scant quarter inch”? What can you do to ensure your quarter-inch patchwork seams are exactly 1/4″ wide? We have some super tips from Nina McVeigh for you.


Perfect Piecing

How To Make Perfectly Pieced Tiny Squares

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Making projects from tiny pieced squares is a hot trend right now, and here is my favorite easy method for sewing perfect rows of tiny squares every time.


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What is “Wallpaper Piecing”?

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Rethink traditional piecing techniques and try wallpaper piecing, a fun quilting technique that’s fast and doable by anyone, even beginners.


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Log Cabin Patchwork Café Apron by Erika Mulvenna

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Stay clean and dry in the kitchen with a stylish patchwork café apron, pieced with a modern log cabin design.


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Christmas with Kaye: Book and Ruler Give-Away

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If I could only take ten tools to a sewing retreat, at least two of them would be my Nifty Notions Cut for the Cure Rulers, designed by Kaye England.


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A Silly Halloween Riddle

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Check out these adorable Halloween pillows from Betty Stoltenburg, The Sewing Room, Beaverton, OR. They’re BOO-tiful!


Your Mother Should Know: How to Sew Beautiful Zigzags with Triangles #piecing #quilt #sew #diy #chevron #zigzag #zig-zag #perfect points

Your Mother Should Know: How to Sew Beautiful Zigzags Using Triangles

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Do your triangles end up looking more like “volcanos” than “mountains”? Ashley Nickels of Alphabet Summer shows how to sew perfect points every time.


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Half-Square Triangles with LUKE Haynes

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I have been making quilts for 10 years and only in the past few have been learning anything about traditional patterns. I want to show you how I sew half square triangles and the methods [and pitfalls] of how to put them together into just one of the myriad of possible blocks using them.


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Quick “Hexies” Shortcut for Grandmother’s Flower Garden

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Hexagons are “in” now, so I designed a block in the CutWork software that makes a small grandmother’s flower garden flower in just two pieces. When it is embroidered you can’t tell it’s not made from individual hexagons like a traditional block!