When I Saw How Much This Craft Storage Bag Holds, I Had To Do A Double-take!

When I Saw How Much This Craft Storage Bag Holds, I Had To Do A Double-take!

This just looks like a regular sewing or toiletry bag, right? It’s not. ¬†Hiding inside is a genius storage solution you will wonder how you ever lived without. Seriously – Look how much this thing holds! And it even includes a little extra pouch that fits inside to keep small items tidy. No wonder this pattern is a Craftsy award winner! Click here to learn more and get the pattern on Craftsy.

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3D Aquarium Mug Rug Pattern

3D Aquarium Mug Rug Pattern

Ok…I KNOW everyone is thinking holiday right now, but sometimes inspiration hits me. Sometimes it’s super random. Like this project for example. I thought “How can I create a mug rug that looks 3D and lets a more intermediate sewist play a bit?” Then I walked by my son’s fish tank. This mug rug pattern is a fun one and made easy by using the Heat N Bond method I talk about here: How To…

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15 Free Christmas Applique Patterns

15 Free Christmas Applique Patterns

I am guest posting today on The Sewing Loft, showing readers how to applique with felt. I have also included 15 free applique patterns you can download below to get you started. You can use these designs whether using felt or fabric, just apply a fabric stabilizer first if you are using thinner fabric. A special thank you to Heather for asking me to share this fun project! If you are not familiar with Heather…

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Quickie skills: digitize or resize your sewing patterns

Quickie skills: digitize or resize your sewing patterns

Have you ever wondered how to digitize your patterns, make additional sizes, or do other cool sewing stuff in Photoshop? Look no further! The lovely Lauren Dahl is offering this awesome (and free!) series of tutorials on her blog to help you learn how to do that and more. Learn something brand new or simply refine your digital skills. Now you will be able to share your patterns with friends or even sell them online….

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