Tag Archives: project

    • Spring Cleaning Challenge 2

      The second challenge is a fun one. Take a moment to clear your sewing table of everything but your sewing machine. Think about what you really need at hand when you are sitting and sewing. (Usually it's pins, needles, thread nips, pin cushion, and seam ripper.) Go gather those things from the far regions of your sewing area, or home, and bring them back to your sewing table. Find a fun pencil cup or glass and pincushion while you're gathering. Set your collection of tools up in a pleasing manner with in arms reach of your sewing station. Continue reading

    • What can I do with a Charm Pack?

      Fabric Coasters!

      I was in the store the other day and overheard a customer ask "What do you do with these?" The customer was referring to a charm pack. Then our own Kris Harris came in with these great coasters and shares this "Here is a quick, easy project that would be great for a hostess gift or a gift exchange. I've made mine using three coordinating fabrics. Each coaster requires six 5" squares so I used three 10"x40" strips to make 8 coasters. Or you could use a charm pack to make six unique coasters- even easier, no cutting!! Check out this link for great instructions on how to make these coasters. Continue reading

    • A handmade holiday

      Have you taken the pledge? Have you noticed this badge on the website?

      In the shop, we were discussing fun quick projects for handmade gifts. Here are a few of my suggestions.

      I liked the vintage lines of this clutch purse. It would be a great present for a mom, friend, sister, or yourself. ;) Continue reading

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