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Fabric Storage Box – Free Tutorial

Fabric Storage Box – Free Tutorial
by Tina Craig + MIssouri Star Quilts I hope you enjoy this little fabric box tutorial. I thought it would be something we could make for teachers to put on their desks or for daycare, etc. A million uses come to mind which makes this tutorial and sewing project incredibly useful – practical. This handy storage box is simple enough to sew up in about an hour, which makes it perfect for a last minute hostess gift too. Fill it with cello-wrapped candy or baked goods! Beginner Free Motion Quilting (Machine Quilting) by MissouriQuiltCo Bagmaking Techniques: Completed Bags @ Find more inspiring sewing photos like this on

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Fabric Box Tutorial I hope you enjoy this little fabric box tutorial as much as I do. It is simple enough to complete in about an hour, which makes it perfect for a last minute hostess gift. Fill it with candy and you are ready to go! A friend gave me the pattern* a couple of years ago, but after I made the first sample, I lost the pattern! Luckily, I remembered what to do, and wrote up my own instructions. There was no indication of who had designed it, so if you know whose pattern this is, please do let me know.

Scalloped Edge Basket Tutorial Sherri from Thread Riding Hood designed these little baskets, complete with a PDF pattern and full tutorial! They’re perfect for gift-giving, for organizing and we also think they’d make lovely little Easter baskets. Learn more about Sherri in her introduction, and have fun with the baskets! Hi, I’m Sherri from Thread Riding Hood and I’m happy to be here to share this tutorial with you! Your favorite fat quarters can be used to create this pretty zakka-inspired basket. a string quilt block tutorial – paper pieced method I’m so blown away by all the wonderful comments on my string quilt, now aptly named ‘Kaleidoscope’ (many thanks to Kerri who was the first to suggest it, followed by 9 others of you who had the same thought!) I think it’s just perfect. And now, a quick tutorial – I had a few requests for a tutorial on making this type of quilt, so I figured I’d oblige (it’s the least I can do, right?). This shows the paper piecing method, which is my preferred method. To start, you’ll want to decide on the size of your blocks. For the Kaleidoscope quilt, my blocks were 11″ square.

Pat Sloan's Free Pattern Page Note from Pat How can I give away FREE patterns? I'm very pleased to be able to offer these free quilt patterns to you. For me it's fun to share them and I just love seeing your finished projects. Itty Bitty basket tutorial Many of you have been asking me for a tutorial on making my storage boxes. I have put together a little tute here. This is a basic version of the storage bucket and can be adapted to any size. For now i'm going to keep it small and simple. I will post back later and explain how to change up the basket to make it bigger and add holes for carrying. This basket is about 5.5" x 5" finished. Block Patterns Articles 1 - 10 of 204 << Prev 1 | | | 8 of Our Favorite Quilt Block Patterns + 20 Top Patterns There are endless numbers of quilt block designs you can use in your quilt patterns, but sometimes it can be hard to find the real winners. That's why we've collected 8 of our Favorite Quilt Block Patterns, so you can try the most popular quilt blocks we have. If there's one thing these quilting blocks all have in common, it's their stashbusting power. Most of our top quilt squares are scrap quilt blocks, so you can use them to give leftover fabric a new purpose.

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Quilted Fabric Tray Giveaway Day (Week!) runs through Friday so don’t miss your chance to enter to win hundreds of different fabric, pattern and handmade item giveaways. Sherri from Thread Riding Hood designed this Quilted Fabric Tray that can be used for serving or as a decorative organizer for any room in your home. The tray has a hard base that works for food and drinks, making it perfect for outdoor entertaining. 1.414: every quilter’s magic number Numbers. I confess a love/hate relationship with them. They are so unyielding; so absolute. Tutorial: How To Draw Hexagon For Quilt Block I can’t remember if I learned this during primary school, but I definitely remember the way my mum taught me while making hexagon quilt blanket for us… using a compass to draw…. My first lesson to sew a hexagon flower quilt block is to draw this cardboard hexagon templates. Till today, I still hear my mum’s voice mumbling in my ears….

DIY.. Reversible Fabric Storage Bin I’m addicted to making fabric storage bins. How about you? I made smaller versions of these last year and have always wanted larger ones. I finally had a few free hours to work on the pattern and get a few made. I love how they turned out and how they look with the top edge rolled down.

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DIY.. Fabric Bin With Handles Alright! It’s time for another storage bin tutorial. I know, I know.. Didn’t I just post a storage bin tutorial? Well, my “Glimma” canvas fabric from Lotta Jansdotter has been eye-balling me for MONTHS! I love sewing with canvas fabric and Lotta’s Glimma collection is the perfect weight for a storage bin.