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Dandelion Drift has the eye for finding, and matching cute prints and colors!  Each bag feels special and unique, almost like a quilt.  She knows what she’s doing when it comes to pairing her prints.  Check out the projects below and you’ll see for yourself what I’m talking about! Who says that you have to.. read more →

When we’re looking for sewing projects to share with you we will often jump over to Kollabora.com.  The DIY community is filled with fun fresh ideas. As Christmas approaches you read more →

It happens every year without fail. A friend knocks on the door, gift in hand and you frantically wrack your brain for what you could possibly regift and reasons why “sorry, it’s not wrapped yet!” See Kate Sew saves the day with quick and easy last-minute gifts. They work as stocking-stuffers, and for This polka dot leather.. read more →

Marsala We are celebrating Marsala, Pantone Color of the Year for 2015 by sharing our threads and zippers that are best to use in your sewing and quilting projects! Much like the fortified wine that gives this color its name, this tasteful hue embodies the satisfying richness of a fulfilling meal, while its grounding red-brown roots emanate.. read more →

10 Dec 2014
December 10, 2014

Sewing Metallic Threads

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Shine on! Nothing adds a little shine to a project like metallic thread, whether you use it as an accent or as the primary embellishment. It’s great for decorative stitching, topstitching, serging, and even quilting, both on a regular machine and a longarm machine. Metallic thread is actually not made from metal, but from nylon,.. read more →

10 Dec 2014
December 10, 2014

Holiday Book Giveaway


Win a copy of ‘Little One-Yard Wonders’ by Editors Rebecca Yaker and Patricia Hoskins, from Storey Publishing! PHOTO CREDIT:  Photo Courtesy of Storey Publishing I made a one-yard fabric suitcase for the ‘Little One-Yard Wonders’ book edited by Rebecca Yaker and Patricia Hoskins and published by Storey Publishing in June, 2014. Santa brought me a.. read more →

09 Dec 2014
December 9, 2014

Joyful Wreath


Celebrate the joy of the season with this Joyful Wreath.  Phoomph for Fabric makes it quick & easy to do.  Creating the Joyful Wreath is as simple as peel, cover and cut with Phoomph. There is no glue or fusing required. Designed by Kezia Whitteker SUPPLIES & TOOLS: 10 pkgs. Phoomph (TM) for Fabric, soft.. read more →

08 Dec 2014
December 8, 2014

Zipper Cuffs

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Zipper Cuffs are quick and easy to create.  If you have a 7″ zipper, cute button and a needle and thread– you have everything you need to make this stylish zipper cuff  that is fun to wear or give to a friend. Coats Fashion zippers give you many options to choose from when making zipper.. read more →

In my opinion it’s always leather season (decoration-wise), but I just pulled out my leather jacket again and remembered it was time to write another leather post! Leather doesn’t just warm your body but it also warms your house. Check out our favorite leather DIYs from Almost makes perfect. If you ask me, these leather projects.. read more →

We always rely on Ikatbag for little tips and tutorials here and there. We’ve brought you an assortment today, from strawberry bags to princess seams. Enjoy!                                       Who says strawberries are just for the summer? Keep summer.. read more →