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Kanzashi Flower Maker-Daisy Petal Large 051221784897. Easy Hopscotch Baby Quilt Pattern. Use your imagination when you devise a layout for the Hopscotch Quilt pattern.

Easy Hopscotch Baby Quilt Pattern

The quilt example on the left is made from just three fabrics, while the colorful quilt on the right is fat quarter friendly and makes a wonderful I Spy quilt when you use novelty fabrics in the large squares. The quilt on the left finishes at 40-1/2" x 48-1/2"The quilt on the right includes 4" finished borders so is about 8" wider and taller, perfect for a toddler or lap quilt. There are no triangles in this quilt,...MORE and that means you'll work with patches cut along the fabric's sturdier straight grain.

If you like the Hopscotch quilt be sure to take a look at Scots on Point, an easy Sew and Slice pattern constructed in the same way we create Disappearing Nine Patch quilt blocks. Choose entirely different fabrics to change the quilt's appearance. How to Make an I Spy Quilt. How to do the ladder stitch. FREE Tutorial: How to Adapt a Cross-Stitch Pattern for Quilting. This is a tutorial for adapting a printed cross-stitch pattern into a quilt top.

FREE Tutorial: How to Adapt a Cross-Stitch Pattern for Quilting

This year, I made a couple of cute Star Wars themed quilts using cross-stitch patterns from Jacqueline of Wee Little Stitches. If you are a fan of anything remotely nerdy, from Star Wars and Star Trek to Buffy and the Big Lebowski, the chances are you’ll find a fun cross-stitch pattern for it at Wee Little Stitches. When I shared my creations with Jacqueline, she told me that she receives frequent requests on how to do this type of adaptation of her patterns, so with her permission and encouragement, I decided to create this tutorial. I’ll be using one of the Wee Little Stitches freebie patterns, specifically Captain America from The Avengers. And before I get started, I’d like to remind you that while this tutorial is a free offering, both Jacqueline and I support ourselves by making cool stuff for YOU. 1. I’m using the Wee Little Stitches free Avengers pattern, and I have decided to make Captain America. Zip A Bag Chapter 21: Zippered Pleated Pocket for Wallets.

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Zip A Bag Chapter 21: Zippered Pleated Pocket for Wallets

So, it's taking me a while to get back into the swing of things. I have Zip A Bag tutorials lined up for you guys but, for some reason, it's been hard to make time to blog them. I suspect it's a combination of jet lag (even though that was - what - 4 weeks ago?) Wearing off, and spring allergies kicking in, and adjusting to a full schedule of kids in school, kids in band, kids in swimming, cooking meals, laundry, shopping for elusive fabric . . . Okay, that last one was a bit of a stretch, as far as fishing for sympathy goes. Quilting - Paper piecing Tutorial.

Sock Sloth Plushie - Free Sewing Pattern. We finally owned 3 sloths at home… hmmm….

Sock Sloth Plushie - Free Sewing Pattern

I mean “sock sloth” to be exact! I always wanted to own a sloth, well, not the real endangered species sloth but a sloth plushie that is huggable and less maintenance work. So, here it is, I designed and sewed a sloth plushie pattern from a pair of chenille socks. Check out the free pattern and tutorial of the sock sloth named “Smie”! HOW TO: Make a Fluffy Ribbon Trim Tutu Minnie Mouse Theme Tutorial. QuiltCalc_Loader. Sewing Machine Applique - The Seasoned Homemaker. Large Hot Pad Tutorial - Auntie Em's Crafts. U.S. Map Quilt Tutorial. Created by Flamingo Toes Blog.

U.S. Map Quilt Tutorial

DIY Bunny Lovey. A blanket or special plush toy is a security staple of most childhoods, and experts agree that attachment to these objects is beneficial in soothing toddler anxiety.

DIY Bunny Lovey

In recent years, smaller “lovey” blankets have gained popularity because they’re easy to take along while still providing the child with a sense of comfort. At just 12″ square, this DIY bunny lovey is totally portable and the best of both worlds—it’s a soft, snuggly blanket with some big-eared personality. Read on to learn how you can sew one yourself! Materials: 2 contrasting fabrics (1/2 yard each), smooth fabric (1/8 yard or 4″ remnant), thread, scissors, iron, pins, sewing machine, fabric paint and paintbrush There are no right or wrong fabric choices for this project, but keep in mind that this will (hopefully) become a lovey for your child to snuggle.

Begin by cutting 13″ squares of your two main fabrics. Start with the ears. Tutorials - Swoon Sewing Patterns. Sew-Alongs There have been a number of sew-alongs for Swoon bags, all done by Brianne Matlage at Ali Cat & Co.

Tutorials - Swoon Sewing Patterns

To participate in future sew-alongs, join the Swoon Facebook Group. Make a Santa Bag: A Tutorial. [ TheUrbanAbo.com How-Tos ~ Make a Pair of Mukluks] Tutorial: Sewing a wristlet wrist strap – Blue Calla Patterns. I have seen many different ways to sew a wrist strap thoughout the years and I had an "ah-ha" moment while working on the wrist strap for my latest pattern and decided to whip up a short tutorial to share with everyone.

Tutorial: Sewing a wristlet wrist strap – Blue Calla Patterns

The great part about this wrist strap is that it does not have any exposed raw edges at all - not hidden in the D-ring, not hidden inside the strap. In this example I will be making a strap that is 1 inch wide. (You can adjust accordingly for your project - just keep in mind that you need to quadruple the amount of fabric you want so if you want a strap that is 1/2" thick, you will need to cut your fabric 2 inches high.) How to Sew a Buff. As a part of Sewing Indie Month I’m pleased to welcome Melissa of Fehr Trade to the Seamster blog!

How to Sew a Buff

You may know Melissa from her blog Fehr Trade, where she makes fun running clothing along with great everyday clothing. Recently she started sharing her awesome exercise patterns through her pattern company of the same name. Today Melissa is graciously sharing a tutorial for sewing a buff. What’s a buff? Essentially a tube of fabric loved by runners the world over, well, at least runners who live in colder climates. Part 1 Making a Jointed Teddy Bear - Deconstruction.

Two Brown Birds: FREE PATTERN. Ahhtishoo!!

Two Brown Birds: FREE PATTERN

- Travel Tissue Cover These are soooooo quick and simple to make. They make great gifts for teachers or work colleagues at Christmas time, and are also a nice little thought for a sick friend, or someone who is going on a holiday! You will need: Two cotton fabrics and matching thread. First of all, cut a rectangle that measure 5 ½ “ x 6 ½ “ from the fabric that you have chosen for the outside of your tissue cover. Place the fabrics right side together, and sew a ¼” seam down both the, 5 ½” sides. Turn the fabric piece right side out, and press, so that you have approximately ¼” of the lining fabric showing at the sides (just like in this photo). Now, fold the edges towards the centre (you should be looking at the lining fabric). How to Make a Custom Pillowcase. Rectangle squared – a quilt block tutorial.

Thanks for all the comments about my latest Innocent Crush quilt. I had several requests for measurements, so I’ve put together a quick tutorial showing how to make up the block that makes up this quilt. First, a quick drawing showing the unfinished measurements (for those of you who want to skip the rest of the tutorial!) – This block is a great one for using fat quarters, and I think it works best with non-directional prints, since the blocks end up turned in many different directions when you put together the quilt top. For my Innocent Crush quilt, I used fat quarters of 11 different prints (all the prints from the Charmed palette). He Connected Three IKEA Bookshelves With Wood To Make THIS For His Wife! The Result? So USEFUL! How to make a custom egg gathering apron. Do you have egg laying chickens in your backyard? If so, then this sewing project might interest you… a simple DIY apron for gathering eggs! This custom apron has ten pleated pockets which cup eggs gently, so you don’t have to worry about fallen or broken eggs.

This apron is one of the easiest sewing projects that even those who aren’t fond of sewing can enjoy it. Denim Teddy Bear Pattern DIY Is Easy and Super Cute. These adorable Denim Teddies are a must make and you are going to love the cute results! You won’t be able to resist them and that’s guaranteed! Let’s face it, we’ve all got a pair of denim jeans that have seen better days. Whilst it might be tempting to simply throw them out, why not repurpose them instead? We’ve shared some awesome Denim Jeans upcycles that you have loved including the very popular Farm Girl Apron and we also had lots of love shown for the Denim Jeans Planters too. Today, we bring you something different, but equally exciting.

What You Will Need To Make Denim Teddy Bear -: An old pair of jeansscissorsthread and needlecotton. Baby Washcloth Elephants Make The Perfect Gift. These Diy Washcloth Elephants are the ideal baby shower and they are so easy to make. Easy Zipper Box Bag Tutorial ~ DIY Tutorial Ideas! Box Bag Little Boxy Pouch. Macaron Coin Purse - Free Sewing Pattern. Como fazer artesanato: Caixa de Costura - Passo a Passo. Sock Monkey Sewing Pattern. Lined Drawstring Bag Tutorial. I love making bags! In my opinion, you can never have too many. Boxes and Bags. These craft projects are all about making gifts a visual delight with techniques and ideas for gift wrapping. There are instructions for making boxes and bags in a wide variety of shapes and sizes, along with tips for adding decorative elements.

Stitched Together: Celebrating Baby {Free} Newborn Gown Pattern and Tutorial. Exploding Needlebox Etui Tutorial - No Sew! Vintage Travel Theme Optional! - MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS. Recently I’ve gotten back into making fabric boxes. They are so fun, quick, inexpensive and easy to individualize! Needle Box Kits. Product Compare (0) Prism Needle Box Kit. DIY mini mei-tai baby doll carrier - The Art of Simple - There’s just something so sweet about a toddler and her baby doll (or his, for that matter; my son loves his doll and animals, too). How To Make a WordPress Website - 2015. Fidget Quilts - There was a question on the facebook page about fidget quilts. I kind of knew what they were about, but it got me a bit more curious, so I took a look around and found some great resources and ideas. What is a fidget quilt?

It really doesn’t have to be a ‘quilt’ but the idea is: giving the fingers and hands something to do. These are great for little kids, or olders who have alzheimers, dementia, or need some help keeping busy. It’s all about texture and one must keep in mind that these articles must be able to withstand hot water as they’ll be washed frequently.

Bonus—-> Precise piecing and stitching isn’t necessary so it makes it a perfect project to practice new stitches, if you are a beginner or just want to sew crazy fast and not worry about perfection. They feature zippers, ties, ribbon, strings, buttons, snaps, closures, different textures – like minky, stretchy, pom poms, buttons, pockets, braids…you name it! Anything that can keep the fingers busy and can be washed will work. Lined Drawstring Bag Tutorial. Michele Bilyeu Creates *With Heart and Hands*: Fidget Quilts for Alzheimers: Updated 2016. Michele Bilyeu Creates *With Heart and Hands*: Angel Wraps and Preemie Blankets + NICU Gowns: Updated 2016. Cathedral window pillow tutorial - Warmth in the North.

How to Make an Envelope Pillow. How to hand applique tutorial - Lovely little handmades: cathedral windows pillow tutorial. Nancy Zieman's Annual Stocking Sewing Challenge. Crazy mom quilts: how to make an envelope backed pillow. Potholders and Kitchen Quilts with Kaye Wood.mov. How To: Amish Folded Star Quilted Hotpad / Pot Holder Tutorial. Patchwork Star Ornaments. Folded Fabric Ornaments. Make A Stuffed Lovey and a Pattern-Pack Giveaway - Mabey She Made It. How Designing Smarter Textile Tech Can Help People Living with Dementia. Fig Jam and Lime Cordial. Sew Easy Double Sided Fusible Cotton Batting. Michele Bilyeu Creates *With Heart and Hands*: Angel Wraps and Preemie Blankets + NICU Gowns: Updated 2016. Moda Hunky Dory charm pack quilt using disappearing 9 patch quilt blocks tutorial. Mini Taggie Quilt. Lined Drawstring Bag Tutorial.

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Lottie's Charity Crafts: Instructions for Making A Bereavement Layette. SEW-lutions guidelines for sewing. Christmas Once a Month - January! - The Crafty Quilter. Christmas Once a Month - January! - The Crafty Quilter. Mitred%20bindings%20instructions%20from%20Kiwiquilts. Folded Paper German Star Video Tutorial. Anita's Handy Dandy Inch to Yard Conversion Table. The Best Way to Sew Bias Tape. Topsy turvy doll. *With Heart and Hands* : Free Babies and Childrens Quilt and Sewing Tutorials, Patterns, and Links: Updated 2015. 15 inch doll clothes patterns free. 54 Free Doll Clothes Patterns. The Hungry Bookworm: Doll Clothes Short Cuts - tights from Dollar Store Knee Highs... 100 Free Doll Clothes Patterns to Sew. Seams Inspired: When Your Cute Neighbor Asks. Free Doll Clothes Patterns for American Girl, Sasha, Barbie, Bitty Baby, Raggedy Ann and Andy, and Many More Dolls. How to Make a Label – a Sewing Project Roundup.

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