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Men's Necktie Craft Ideas - My Mom Made That. Jane brocket: garden party quilt. It's quite a while now since I wrote the post about cutting up old, hand-embroidered tablecloths, the one that caused a certain amount of adverse comment.

jane brocket: garden party quilt

I looked for the post but couldn't find it which make me think I must have decided I couldn't countenance any further negativity about what seems to me to be a non-starter in the outrage stakes. Anyway, while sorting out almost every room in the house in the past week or so - you know what it's like, you start off trying to make space for a few more books and suddenly the whole place ends up rearranged in knock-on Rubik's Cube-style solution - I unpacked some large boxes of projects I've made for various books. Out came the crochet and out came the cushions to be put to good use, and out came lots of quilts that I haven't seen for a while. One them is the Garden Party Quilt.

This is what happened to the squares of embroidered cotton I cut out of tablecloths and tray cloths and tea cosy covers. 25 *More* Things to Do with Fat Quarters. I have one post on my blog that is hands down, almost every single day and certainly over time my post popular post.

25 *More* Things to Do with Fat Quarters

Like nothing else even compares to it for popularity. I didn’t know when I put it together that it would be so popular! 25 things to do with Fat Quarters. Why are fat quarters so tempting?

25 things to do with Fat Quarters

Do they tempt anyone else? I mean, fat quarters are for quilters right? And I don’t even quilt, but I still find myself buying them! Today I am going to show you 25 things you can do with fat quarters other than quilting. Maintaining And TroubleShooting Your Sewing Machine. – Crafty House. Rag Quilt for Project Linus - Fairfield World Blog. Olivia's Organizers-XS-S-M-L Pattern. Now Available!

Olivia's Organizers-XS-S-M-L Pattern

Free Shipping on Orders of $99 or More + Free In-Store Returns Standard Delivery. Cozy DIY Ruana Tutorial. There are currently no images from other crafters. close Terms & Conditions You must enter into this Agreement if you want to submit digital images or other content to Prime Publishing through Sharing Customer Images (the "Service").

Cozy DIY Ruana Tutorial

As used in this Agreement, "we" or "Prime Publishing" means Prime Publishing, LLC. and "you" means the individual or entity submitting materials to Prime Publishing. Any individual or entity that wants to use the Service must accept the terms of this Agreement without change. 1) Eligibility. 2) Definitions. 3) License Grant for Materials. How to make a rag quilt (easy beginner's guide) Learning how to make a rag quilt is easy!

How to make a rag quilt (easy beginner's guide)

Rag quilts are a wonderful for a first time quilting project. They’re simple to make! This rag quilt uses cuddle or minky fabric for extra warmth. The combination of flannel and cuddle is wonderful to touch. DIY: Flannel Baby Rag Quilt REPOSTED. Ok.. so strange, but many people have not been able to get to the older link for this baby rag quilt.

DIY: Flannel Baby Rag Quilt REPOSTED

We have contacted blogger with no luck. I think that if we direct traffic to this link as well as the other we might solve the problem, and more people will be able to view this tutorial. Please let me know if you still have trouble accessing the directions for this quilt. DIY: Flannel Baby Rag Quilt This is the softest little quilt made of flannel. How to Make Fleece Blankets from Scraps - Cutesy Crafts. Our women’s group at church just participated in a little service project for the local children’s home.

How to Make Fleece Blankets from Scraps - Cutesy Crafts

When the kids leave the children’s home, they get a drawstring bag with a blanket, a stuffed animal, a book, and a hygiene kit. We got together about a week ago to sew the bags and some blankets. One of the women from church makes and sells fleece blankets, so she donated a huge bag of scraps for us to use. My challenge: figure out how to make fleece blankets from just the scraps. So if you’ve got a bunch of fleece scraps laying around, here’s something that you can do with it! DIY Heat Pack. I had a belly ache the other day and decided a heat pack would be the only rememdy… except we didn’t own one.

DIY Heat Pack

Cue sad face. So I went hunting for a DIY. There are stacks out there, but this one on The Johnston’s blog was what I referenced before I started. You can make so many versions of this once you know how – like not creating segments, adding different oils, or even adding herbs and tea. I decided to give the segmented pack a go, and added lemongrass oil because I had it here with me. Chris's Interests: Pretty Cuff on Cut-Off Jeans. Pretty Cuff on Cut-Off Jeans Quite simple to do ~ take the width of the leg of your Jeans, add 6" to each end (for tie) ~ decide how wide you want your cuff (usually about 3-4") then double the width of that measurement ~ so width would be 6-8" ~ double fabric matching right sides of fabric~ sew the ends together ~ TURN the cuff so it is right side out ~ press ~ mark the center of your cuff and start it a the inside seam of the jeans (leg inside) pin or baste it matching the edges of the fabric to the edges of the jeans, (have fabric or cuff part up inside the leg) Sew around until you have about 1" on each side of the tie or the outside seam, turn the cuff up and press!!

Chris's Interests: Pretty Cuff on Cut-Off Jeans

An Old Comforter Gets a New Life. At our home, we like cozy! Snuggling on the couch, blankets and throws, fuzzy bathrobes and thick soft socks. And boy oh boy, have we needed them lately....it has been COLD! Poor Little DIY...we have had to pile blanket after blanket on her bed to keep her warm at night. Her room is very chilly. When we repainted her room, her old quilt didn't match anymore. Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers. Maintaining And TroubleShooting Your Sewing Machine. – Crafty House. The DIY Tailor: An Easy Way to Fix Holes in Your Jeans and Other Garments. Hey ManMakers! We're spending this week in the workshop creating some new projects, and so, in addition to new content and cool inspiration, we'll be sharing some classics from ManMade's all-time greatest hits.

There are two basic principles to the ManMade approach to style and dress: fit is everything, and buy high-quality, universal items that will last. In order to help you hold on to those investment items, and make sure they suit you as best they can, ManMade is happy to present our latest series: The DIY Tailor. This summer and fall, professional tailor and alteration specialist Danni Trester will teach us some basic sewing principles and easy DIY repairs that every guy should know. It happens. Sew Old Pillowcases Together To Make Floor Cushions. Throughout the years I have collected dozens of pillowcases. Mostly due to the fact that my tastes have changed or I've had to purchase excess pillows for visitors, I have quite the stockpile in my linen closet. Now that I'm moving into a smaller space, I won't need to keep such a large inventory of pillows and pillowcases, and I found the perfect use for them.

Inspired by the Bed In A Bag from Great Life Trading Co, my pillowcases would be perfect for these floor cushions. It's such an extremely easy DIY that there's honestly no point in purchasing an already constructed one. Tips on Hemming Pants With Original Hem. Copyright-All Rights Reserved I'm thrilled to say that my blog post Hem Jeans Fast and Easy has become very popular.

In fact I'd say that it has turned into sort of a forum about hemming jeans. I never thought in a million years that that post would be so helpful to people all over the world and I want to thank everyone for sharing tips and giving great advice on the subject. PATTERN Oslo Craft Bag. Easy DIY Infinity Scarf - with just a yard of fabric! {tutorial}

Let's face it, sometimes moms forget to accessorize. Well, this infinity scarf made with just a yard of soft cotton voile is an easy accessory that you can wear anywhere. And it has fine french seams and a neat 1/4'' hem. How to Make a Pencil Case. With the new school year nearly upon us in Australia, I am making up a few easy zippered patchwork pencil cases. The Best Kept Secret on Your Sewing Machine. Have you ever had silk charmeuse and chiffon slither away from you, oblivious of the feed dog traction, or struggled to sew a bulky denim or wool seam? How to Make a Perfect Narrow Hem – SBCC Patterns. QM Shorts: No-Mark Stitch & Flip. Today’s QM Short comes courtesy of Donna Amos, a member of the 2011 QM Scrap Squad. Basket Liner. If you’d like to know how to line one of your billion baskets you have cluttering up your house, you’re in the right spot.

Now seriously, you can tie together a whole bunch of random baskets by lining them with matching fabric. It’s quite a beautiful thing. All you’ll need is some fabric, a sewing machine, and some thread. THE FASHION RUANA WRAP. This is a very easy ruana to create. Select a wool or cashmere blend fashion fabric where both sides of the fabric look good. You will love the feel and look of this comfortable wrap – make it very warm and soft. Fuzzy Pillows from a Surprising Source. Judging from yesterday’s comments, there are faux fur haters and there are faux fur lovers, and not much in between. If the former is you, please come back tomorrow because you will simply detest my latest creation.

I happen to fall into the latter category – I am a lover of faux fur, just as long as it is used in very small doses and in a chic and casual way. These days, it’s not just faux fur on my mind, but texture. How to Make Your Own Fleece Ear Warmers - Smashed Peas & Carrots. Supereasy and soft fleece baby blanket tutorial. One of the things I've made for Savannah that has gotten the most use over the years is a double-sided fleece blanket (okay she has at least four of them). How to Sew a Fleece Blanket With 3 Edge-Finishing Options. Baby, its cold outside and there's nothing like a warm and comfy throw to take the chill off. Life in the Hundred Acre Woods. Whimsical Zippered Pouch using the BERNINA 380 - MASTER CRAFTSTERS.

Heating Pad Tutorial. The Easiest Way to Repair a Split Zipper. Quilting Instructions for Easy Quilting. Everything You Need To Know About The Insanely-Popular Antique Singer Sewing Machines! – Dusty Old Thing. Absolute Easiest Way to Hem Anything! How to ladder stitch (invisible stitch) - Cucicucicoo. Why Sewing Machine Thread Bunches Up and How to Fix It. - Itchin' for some Stitchin'

The Best Kept Secret on Your Sewing Machine. V and Co. N' stitches designs: Lined Purse with Zipper Tutorial. Facepalm Sewing Tips. Rice Shoulder Heating Pad, with Lavender Project. Understanding Thread Tension. Understanding Thread Tension. Winter Warmers. How to Sew Hems by Machine - 12 Methods for Sewing HemsFreePatterns.com. 12 Free Online Basic Sewing Classes for Beginners.

10 Tips to Prevent Frustration When Sewing — Sew DIY. Threading My Way: Pillowcase Tutorials. The Creamer Chronicles: More sewing for baby. Rag Quilts - How to make a Denim Rag Quilt. Easy Flannel Burp Cloths Tutorial. Quilt, Knit, Run, Sew: A Tutorial - Hemming Jeans - a quilters technique. Sewing with Vintage Sheets: A Few Tips I Learned Along the Way. 50 Sewing Projects for Beginners. How I Serge W/Out A Serger ‖ TLS. How to Cut Fabric PERFECTLY STRAIGHT...and Square It Up! 10+ Sewing Gadgets You Never Knew Existed - Sew What, Alicia? Magnetic Bookmark and Pen Holder Tutorial - Lorelei Jayne. Sewing a lovely Kindle case. How To Make Placemats {Reversible} 15 Bad Sewing Habits You Need To Quit Doing - Bella Sunshine Designs. How to Hem a Pair of Pants.

TUTORIAL - Liberty Print Baby Comfort Blanket - Behind the Hedgerow. DIY: Kimono (How To Sew A Kimono) Reusable Hanging Kitchen Towels. Made in Home: Cross-stitched Cushion. The perfect Baby Burp Cloth pattern. Insulated window blind tutorial. Infinity Bow Wrap. DIY FAUX FUR HAT : CHAPKA. Cozy Flannel Blanket - Tutorial! Jojoebi designs: Cosy Slippers Tutorial. DIY: A Colorblock Infinity Scarf Tutorial - Sharon Sews. World's Best Burp Cloth Tutorial. Recycled DENIM Party Decoration. DIY Interchangeable Scented Hot Pads. 1 hour bag- tutorial.

30 Ways to Learn How to Sew a Scarf + Infinity Scarf Patterns. Fashion Sewing Projects. How to Sew a Reversible Cowl Scarf. How To Sew A Reversible Tote Bag With Adjustable Strap. Winter Warmers. The frugal heating pad. - Surviving and Thriving. Christmas prezzies 6 + 1 for you! 15 House Slipper Sewing Patterns & Comfy Sewing Ideas + 6 Rice Bags and Hand Warmers. 30+ Free Fleece Patterns To Help Stay Warm This Winter. Design Fixation: Pashmina Refashion Tutorial /// Easy DIY 6-Way Convertible Scarf. Simple Fleece Scarf. 24 Patterns to Make Dish Towels. Lil Mop Top: Cozy Flannel Blanket - Tutorial! Faux Chenille Baby Blanket – TUTORIAL. Heirloom Cut Chenille Baby Blanket.

Reusable Kitchen Towel Wipes. Flexi [Fabric] Stash Coin Purse Tutorial. Tangible Pursuits: Hanging Letter Sorter: Free Tutorial and Pattern. Reusable Kitchen Towel Wipes.