Readers Project: A Kaffe Fasset Scrap Quilt Made by Barbara
Our readers project by Barbara is a quilt using Kaffe Fasset scraps left over from her other quilt projects. Using scraps to make a quilt is a great idea.
Art Journal Tutorial – Background Ideas: #1 Using Ink Sprays
Use ink sprays to build up the background for your scrapbooking or art journal projects. Add a spray of color or use stencils to get the desired effect.
How to Make a Quilt Design Wall Tutorial
Learn to make your own diy quilt design wall with our step-by-step tutorial. Lay out your blocks with or without pins and stand back to view before sewing.
How To Make Unique Shibori Indigo Planters - Pillar Box Blue
Make some gorgeous Shibori indigo planters using just tin cans and repurposed socks. No sewing needed to make these cool indigo plant covers.
sweet and sassy macrame lawn chair - My French Twist
This is an easy tutorial for making a macrame lawn chair. Revampan old chair into a bold, bright one with colorful macrame cord.
DIY Scrap Paper Cards | Paper Strip Card Designs
Use scrap paper (or not) to create handmade cards. These modern DIY card ideas use up colorful cardstock for eye-catching paper crafts.
DIY Painted Sea Shells - Imitation Hawaii Sunrise Shells
DIY painted sea shells to look like imitation Hawaii sunrise shells. A fun way to paint scallop shells into beautiful painted shells for decor or crafts.
The Magic of Using Mylar in Embroidery & Quilting Projects
Mylar is a medium that can be embroidered over to add pop and pizzaz to your embroidery and quilting projects. It's easy to use. Our tutorial shows you how.
The Number One Best Serger For Beginners Under $250
The Brother 1034dx has been rated the best serger - overlocker for a beginner. Don't be intimidated by the 4 threads and the dials. Serger reviews.
Readers Project: Joan's Patchwork Quilt
Our reader made her lovely quilt from fabric she had on hand. It's almost a charm square quilt, she used 6" squares instead of 5". A nice quilting project.
Seashell Christmas Tree Craft - Christmas in July
While many of us can't go to the beach to collect shells, we can still visit our local craft store or order seashell online to create a fun Christmas in July Seashell Christmas Tree craft!
Top 10 Quilting Tools for Beginners
If you are just beginning to quilt, here are our top 10 quilting tools for beginners. Suggestions to help you get the most from your quilting experience.
Easy DIY Shaker Birthday Cards
Here’s a tutorial on how to make easy DIY shaker cards. These handmade greeting cards are simple and quick to create and are perfect for birthdays or any occasion. I’ve made multiple shaker cards before. Some were really dimensional and some were basic. This type of shaker card is a frameless card which I saw […] Read more...
foldable market tote - My French Twist
There are lots of ways to go green, but perhaps one of the easiest ways is to use this foldable market tote that is both easy to make and easy to carry.