XOXO Mini Tutorial from Gotham Quilts

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I’d like to welcome Ivete from Gotham Quilts today. She has offered to share a free tutorial with my readers just in time for Valentine’s Day! Ivete says: “I’ve had an idea for a simple XOXO mini wall quilt for a while now, and with Valentine’s Day around the corner … Read More

Iron On Vinyl Apron Tutorial

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I’m sharing a free tutorial for this Iron-On Vinyl Apron for your favorite toddler to kindergarten aged cooking assistant.  The apron was inspired by my daughter who wished that Santa would bring her cooking things that could be used with real food.  She now has her own spatula, scrub brush, … Read More

Nautical Skirt Tutorial

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Today I am sharing a tutorial for this Nautical Skirt to help Jo-Ann Fabrics celebrate National Craft Month.  There are so many spring trends in crafting.  We were asked to focus on either Geometric, Floral, the Pantone Color of the Year, or Nautical.  As you can see, I went with … Read More

Valentine’s Day Tutorials

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  It’s nearly that time already, isn’t it?  I thought I would do a little round up of some Valentine’s Day tutorials that I have available on my blog. To start, from left to right, top to bottom, Valentine’s Day Crossword Pillow Sham Shades of Love Table Runner Be Mine … Read More

Woodland Table Runner Tutorial

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I love all the patchwork evergreen trees that always appear at this time of year but I haven’t yet made any so I thought that I’d do that this year.  I made this little woodland table runner using the new Sizzix Small Simple Wedge die. If you visit the Sizzix … Read More

During Quiet Time Christmas Tutorials

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I’ve shared a number of Christmas sewing tutorials over the last couple of years and thought I would do a little round up in case you are looking for something to sew!  These are all free tutorials and the links to my original posts with full project directions can be … Read More

Take Me to the Sea

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I made this pillow for my sister as a housewarming gift. The pillow project was also intended for a series of fun posts by Moda called Measure Twice, Cut Once featuring the Thermoweb notion, Ruler Tape. You can find the post on Moda’s blog here and the full tutorial is … Read More