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travel sewing kit

travel sewing kit

I used fabrics from my scrap basket to make a purse-sized sewing kit.  I didn't use a pattern, I just pieced bits together like a puzzle.  I made the cover first and then added the scissors pocket...

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My M2 Jacket

My M2 Jacket

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My version of this jacket began with the M2Again jacket pattern by Elaine Waldschmitt, which seemed the perfect scrappy stash jacket. I used many many different fabrics both batik and quilting cotton...

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Tantalizing Tote

Tantalizing Tote

This tote bag was inspired by seeing a photo of a guild hand quilting a project for a charitable raffle. I loved the block they were using and set out to find it. A similar block is pictured in the...

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RAINFORESTCOUTURE green rose

RAINFORESTCOUTURE green rose

Green Rainforestcouture rose: This rose is made with silk organza. Perfect to add a delicate, femenine accent to any dress, or for your hair, or pin it on the side of your party little handbagTo...

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How to Use Pins the Right Way

How to Use Pins the Right Way

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Sometimes it's the simple things that need to be given a little thought.

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Great Gift Ideas for Sewers

Great Gift Ideas for Sewers

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The holidays are upon us! If you are looking for a gift for the sewer in your life (even if it’s yourself), one of these items might fit the bill!

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Gifts for Sewers - A Gift Guide to the Holidays

Gifts for Sewers - A Gift Guide to the Holidays

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Find out what our editors are craving this holiday season.

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Cupcake Party Dress & Coat

Cupcake Party Dress & Coat

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Talk about I love to sew! I am a Grandma of 8 beautiful grandkids. and Thank you for giving me this oppunity to make my 2yr old grand daughter this party dress. Dress- is a 2T Cupcake pattern lined...

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When downsizing, consider a new home for your stash

When downsizing, consider a new home for your stash

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Here are some ideas for your excess stash when downsizing is in your future.

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Teach Yourself to Sew 2: How to Apply Elastic

Teach Yourself to Sew 2: How to Apply Elastic

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Learn several ways to apply elastic in this excerpt from our beginner sewing video series.

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In honor of our Soldiers

In honor of our Soldiers

I was asked to make an Army costume for one of my grandsons for Halloween, if I could.  I didn't have a specific pattern for the costume, I just used a basic shirt and pant pattern that I had...

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Another costume for another Grandson!

Another costume for another Grandson!

My second grandson wanted to be "Superman" for Halloween, I looked for patterns for the costume and could not find any, so I took a vintage pattern that I had of the old pajama's that snapped at the...

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BooBerry Cereal Ghost Costume

BooBerry Cereal Ghost Costume

Boo Berry is super easy to make! Just paper mache a helmet, cut the eyes, nose and mouth out. Glue while fleece cut to drape to the knees (I airbrushed it very lightly with blue) and glue circle...

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Coupons On The Go

Coupons On The Go

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Jo-Ann’s store app—which now works for Android phones, as well as iPhone—lets you save and organize coupons.

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Specialty feet can do amazing things!

Specialty feet can do amazing things!

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We asked our authors which specialty sewing machine foot they value the most

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Quick Cuts for Applique and Quilting

Quick Cuts for Applique and Quilting

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The AccuQuilt GO! Fabric Cutter looks like a handy way to cut multiples of fabric shapes fast.

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What Makes a Sewing Space Great?

What Makes a Sewing Space Great?

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What would you like to learn about the sewing workspaces of authors, experts, and your fellow readers?

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A New Improved Seam Roll

A New Improved Seam Roll

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I love pressing over a seam roll. Here's how to make a new and improved version!

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This IS Your Grandmothers Sewing Machine

This IS Your Grandmother's Sewing Machine

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In the exhibit "Tools of the Trade," the University of Alberta has assembled a fascinating collection of notions and more.

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Online Shopping and Resource Guide

Online Shopping and Resource Guide

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Check out this newly updated list of great online fabric and craft supply resources.

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