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  • Free Project: Painted Butterfly Mask
    Free Project: Painted Butterfly Mask
    This Venetian-style butterfly mask made of Natural kraft-tex is decorated in vibrant colors. While delicate and mainly decorative, it can be carefully worn, and it would be the perfect costume piece to...
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  • Fun Free Tablet Sleeve
    Fun Free Tablet Sleeve
    Finished size: 10" wide x 7 3/4" high These sleeves are perfect for cell phones and tablets! They have hook-and-loop tape closures, allowing users easy access to their devices. What’s more, this pattern is easy to...
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  • Bluebird of Happiness Free TAP Project
    Bluebird of Happiness Free TAP Project
    Let spring soar into summer with this delightful bluebird created by author Lesley Riley, using her TAP™ Transfer Artist Paper. So simple a project you’ll be tempted to take flight and create a flock...
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  • Rectangular Sofa Pillow Pattern
    Rectangular Sofa Pillow Pattern
    I am obsessed with pillows! Lately I want to make pillows of every shape and size, but my favorite is the rectangular sofa pillow. Let’s put together three of my paper-pieced blocks to create the rectangle. This pillow...
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  • ABCs as Easy as 1, 2, 3! Free Project
    ABCs as Easy as 1, 2, 3! Free Project
    I’ve taken the inspiration for this project from my book Alphabet Zoo…Lions and Tigers and Quilts for You. The book features an embroidery alphabet where the capital letters are shaped like...
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  • kraft-tex Folding Table
    kraft-tex Folding Table
    Summer’s coming and that means more time outside! Here’s a nifty pattern designed by popular blogger Jamellia Hilfiger to up-cycle a former camping chair into a cute side table using kraft•tex. Try it in the...
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  • Free Project: Babies On The Way
    Free Project: Babies On The Way
    As a momma bird gathers scraps to build her nest, this piece too is made from scraps! Creative Troupe member Jeanelle McCall has combined a little free-motion embroidery, hand embroidery and a photo transfer...
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  • Bead Couching Free Tutorial
    Bead Couching Free Tutorial
    Continuing our beading series on the blog, today Mary Stori shares the couching stitch from the All-in-One Beading Buddy, a way to add braid or other trim to fabric...
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  • Single Foundation Piecing with Free Project
    Single Foundation Piecing with Free Project
    Curious about different kinds of foundation piecing? You're in luck! This free project from Every Quilter's Foundation Piecing Reference Tool teaches the basics of single foundation piecing while creating a...
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  • Free project with mul‰-tex‰—Homescape art quilt
    Free project with mul‰-tex‰—Homescape art quilt
    Lydia Carlsgaard, a member of our Creative Troupe, used the transparent quality of mul•tex™ to add layers and depth to her wonderful art quilt. The fusibility of mul•tex also simplified the...
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  • Free Project: mul‰-tex Belt
    Free Project: mul‰-tex Belt
    How cool is this belt that Creative Troupe member Diane Knoblauch created using fabric and mul•tex? mul•tex not only takes rubber stamping and painting beautifully, but it also is durable enough...
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  • Shamrock Pillow Free Project
    Shamrock Pillow Free Project
    Happy St. Patrick's Day! The Shamrock Pillow is a scrap-busting project featuring reverse appliqué and the option for simple hand embroidery. I had fun digging through my scraps to see what unusual combinations I...
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  • Free Deluxe Pincushion from Sew Organized for the Busy Girl
    Free Deluxe Pincushion from Sew Organized for the Busy Girl
     Deluxe Pincushion  From Sew Organized for the Busy Girl by Heidi Staples. 5 1/2˝ × 6 1/2˝ with 4 1/2˝ pocket  Make your pincushion work overtime by adding a pocket for embroidery scissors and sewing...
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  • Classic Doll Skirt—Free Project
    Classic Doll Skirt—Free Project
    This free project comes from Doll Days! Sew an Everyday Wardrobe for 18" Dolls. Enjoy! The A-line skirt is a classic style that will never be out of fashion—a staple in any doll’s closet. The scalloped hem...
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  • Snow-Covered Popcorn Free Recipe
    Snow-Covered Popcorn Free Recipe
    In my book proposal for American Homestead Christmas I wanted to include some recipes for my favorite Christmas cookies and treats, but they didn't end up in the book. So I'll share one with you...
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  • Valentine Sugar Cookies Free Recipe
    Valentine Sugar Cookies Free Recipe
    Cookies are one of those treats that take me right back to my childhood, when I would come home from school to find a plate of sugar cookies waiting on the kitchen table. For these, try writing out a sweet...
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  • Seaside Beach T-Shirt Tote
    Seaside Beach T-Shirt Tote
    Finished tote: 13 ̋ wide × 12 ̋ tall × 3 ̋ deep Use an old T-shirt and jeans to make a fun tote! This pattern is designed for a T-shirt block that is 9 ̋ × 7 ̋ for the outside pocket. There is an...
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  • Beaded Branched Fringe Free Tutorial
    Beaded Branched Fringe Free Tutorial
    Today Mary Stori, author of the All-in-One Beading Buddy, shares the branched fringe stitch, perfect to use within the body of a quilt or garment and along the edges or bindings...
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  • Free Pincushion Project with Rachel Low
    Free Pincushion Project with Rachel Low
    Rachel Low, author of Girl's Guide to DIY Fashion, shares a FREE project inspired by her new book.  There is a ton of excitement when first getting started to SEW - - especially among the new generation of...
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  • Bird and Flowers Mug Rug
    Bird and Flowers Mug Rug
    To try your hand at the triple straight-line appliqué, I designed a mug rug just for you! A mug rug is a great project to try out a new technique. They are small, easy to complete in one sitting, and functional. They...
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  • Captured Beads Free Tutorial
    Captured Beads Free Tutorial
    Seed beads secure a larger bead in this decorative stitch, perfect for edging or binding. Use it on quilts, ribbon, trim, napkins, pillows, bed linens, or even curtains!
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  • Circle Takes the Square Quilt
    Circle Takes the Square Quilt
    Please enjoy this free project taken from Double Vision Quilts.  Finished Size: 42" x 42"
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  • Beaded Feather Stitch Free Tutorial
    Beaded Feather Stitch Free Tutorial
    We love this feather beading stitch from Mary Stori, author of All-in-One Beading Buddy! How perfect is it to add to a crazy quilt or along the hem of a...
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  • Beading Lace Free Tutorial
    Beading Lace Free Tutorial
    Did you know beading can be used on the binding of quilts to create a gentle frame or a dramatic impact? It can also be used on ribbon, trim, napkins, pillows, bed linens, or even curtains! Mary Stori, author...
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  • Free Project: Wistful Afternoon Shawl Using TAP
    Free Project: Wistful Afternoon Shawl Using TAP
    This shawl carries a dreamy, romantic sentiment, making it the perfect accessory for an afternoon wedding or a cool night on the town. Creative Troupe member Lynn Corona used TAP™ Transfer...
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  • Beaded Fireworks Free Tutorial
    Beaded Fireworks Free Tutorial
    This beaded design adds energy by drawing the eye around and out.
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  • Free Redwork Holiday Star Project for Children of All Ages!
    Free Redwork Holiday Star Project for Children of All Ages!
    The following Holiday Star pattern includes instructions for children and teens who can handle a sharp needle. To do this project with younger children, you can use a long, fairly blunt craft needle with red...
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  • Lovely Water Lily Appliqué
    Lovely Water Lily Appliqué
    This content is an excerpt and a free pattern from Euphoria Tapestry Quilts by Deborah Kemball. In a way, this is the anomaly in my repertoire. I like to try to give all my flowers some sense of movement and flow,...
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  • Free Tutorial: Halloween Pillows
    Free Tutorial: Halloween Pillows
    For me, September means Fall and the start of the holiday season. I’m from Michigan and that’s usually the month we get the first chill in the air and the apple orchards are prime for picking and warm...
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  • Monogram kraft-tex Journal Cover
    Monogram kraft-tex Journal Cover
    This is an easy kraft•tex® project that is simple to resize based on the dimensions of your journal. (If you’re using the 8 1/2˝ × 11˝ sheets from the sampler pack, you can make a cover for a...
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  • Lazy Bead Stitches Free Tutorial
    Lazy Bead Stitches Free Tutorial
    Beading is perennially popular, and no wonder–you can use it to embellish quilts, clothing, bags, home decor, and so much more! Today, Mary Stori, author of All-in-One Beading Buddy, shares two of...
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  • Crown Project Free Tutorial
    Crown Project Free Tutorial
    Enjoy this free project, perfect for Halloween! Made with kraft-tex in Chocolate or Stone...
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  • Stenciling on mul‰-tex Free Project
    Stenciling on mul‰-tex Free Project
    Rebecca Parsons is a mixed media artist and a member of our Creative Troupe. She shares her stenciling tips with us, which she used to paint mul•tex to incorporate into these lovely miniature shoes with...
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  • Free Create a Card Project
    Free Create a Card Project
    With this free project from the second edition of The Best of Sewing Machine Fun for Kids, children can create their own one-of-a-kind greeting cards and discover stitching around curves and corners...
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  • Free Leaving-Home Sewing Kit Pattern
    Free Leaving-Home Sewing Kit Pattern
    September is National Sewing Month. It is also the month when many families launch their children into independent lives. One of the things I am sure young adults miss most when they leave home is the on-call sewing services...
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  • Diagonal Strips Baby Quilt
    Diagonal Strips Baby Quilt
    Taken from Make Baby Quilts, this little quilt is sure to be loved by babies and their parents. Diagonal strips, further emphasized by diagonal quilting lines, make a lively design...
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