My favorite tips for using decorative stitches
My favorite tips for using decorative stitches
Tutorial: Machine Wrapped Cording
Tutorial: Machine Wrapped Cording
Free Tutorial – How to make a Fabric Tray
Free Tutorial – How to make a Fabric Tray
How to Sew Beads onto Fabric so they don’t fall off
How to Sew Beads onto Fabric so they don’t fall off
Create One-of-a-Kind Bags and Purses using Digital PhotoArt
Create One-of-a-Kind Bags and Purses using Digital PhotoArt
Conversations with my grandmother
Conversations with my grandmother
Embellishing with Fabric Yo-Yos
Embellishing with Fabric Yo-Yos
An alternative to pinking shears – pinking rotary blades
An alternative to pinking shears – pinking rotary blades
Need a quick weekend project? Try Some Fabric Beads
Need a quick weekend project? Try Some Fabric Beads
Make a Temporary Teflon Sewing Foot
Make a Temporary Teflon Sewing Foot

Creatively Recycled: From Tablecloth to Applique to Tote

Creatively Recycled: From Tablecloth to Applique to Tote

I get a strong sense of satisfaction when I finish a project to completion, and I'm sure you do also, but in opposition I also feel a strong sense of dissatisfaction when I don't finish a project. Because of this, I tend to put my ufos away out of sight so I'm not...

“Daisy” Revisited

“Daisy” Revisited

If you remember my recent post about The Making of “Daisy” The Art Bag, then you'll recognize the design on this new art bag. This is "Daisy" Version 2. I just loved the "Daisy" design and wanted to try it out on a different bag shape so I chose the original (and my...

The Making of “Daisy” The Art Bag

The Making of “Daisy” The Art Bag

As I mentioned the other day, I just purchased a new wide format printer - an Epson Workforce 1100. I've been playing around with it this weekend, putting it to the test, and it's done *really* well. In fact it has a very nice feature that I didn't notice first time...

“Poppy” Art Bag

“Poppy” Art Bag

I posted the other day about a journal cover I made using a digital art piece called "Poppy". I really like this particular design so I used the design again to make this art bag. These art bags are made using digital art printed onto fabric treated with Inkaid and...

Beaded Purse Handles

Beaded Purse Handles

I wrote the other day about how to attach invisible magnetic snaps which are a great closure for purses, bags and other items where either you don't want the closure to be apparent or that have no obvious closure flaps. For that particular project, which was a bag, I...

Curved Checkerboard Tutorial

Curved Checkerboard Tutorial

Adding curved inserts to your sewing projects is a perfect way to dress up basic or plain designs, and can be used for bags and purses patterns, and even art quilts or quilted backgrounds. In this sewing tutorial I'm going to show you how to make curved checkerboard...

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