This article is all about how to use fusible adhesive to apply appliques to your projects. Why would you add appliques to a project? Appliques may be a part of the design element or strictly embellishment. This tutorial will cover: Choosing an applique design Materials needed Transferring the design to[Read more]
Looking for a quick patriotic project? This quick sew flag banner/door hanger or table runner is the ticket and some of you may already have enough in your stash to get started now.
Go beyond the typical denim patch quilt and make something a bit more sophisticated.
It is glorious!…if I may use an expression from Ann of Green Gables. This article is all about exploring the world of half square triangles: what they are and how they are made. The following construction options will be explained so you can make a decision on what option would be[Read more]
Do you have a little down-time this weekend? Maybe you’re looking for a knitting project to do in the evenings? You will love this easy no-nonsense sweater pattern. Let me tell you about my experience so you can get started as soon as you can get your hands on the materials[Read more]
Autumnal weather is upon us sporadically in Nebraska. I’m gearing up for my favorite season with its crisp cool air, warm sunshine, changing colors, and rich foods. I made a really simple and quick table runner to dress the table for the season. A really simple and quick table runner[Read more]
Pillows, Pillows, Pillows…don’t you just love pillows! Pillows are great for that pop of color to brighten the room. They are perfect to finish the “look” and if you have several, you can lounge in them and take a little nap. Are you interested in learning how to make awesome pillow[Read more]
I love bed linens – crisp and clean. The best is when you crawl into bed and they are nice and cool! I have been using this easy Hot Dog Style Pillowcase as a sewing project for my 9th grade classes. They make pj pants too, so it’s a great[Read more]