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Sew ruffled keychain fob. Use scraps of fabric or a fat quarter. Great for putting on you wrist. Make it longer and hang sewing scissors around your neck

Ruffled Keychain Fabric Key Fob

this is an awesome DIY gift idea! just a few dollars, and it's awesome - - tutorial on how to make your own Ruffled Keychain Fabric Key Fob - Sugar Bee Crafts

Learn how to make bias tape. It may seem tricky at first, but once you learn you won't be able stop making it.

Have been making my bias bindings like this for years. I call it the magic binding. It amazes me each time how much binding you get out of a small sq of fabric

How to Sew with Laminated Fabric, A Sewing Lesson on polkadotchair.com

How to Sew with Laminated Fabric, A Sewing Lesson on polkadotchair.com

Melissa Mortenson from Polka Dot Chair likes to sew with laminated fabrics. They’re easy to wipe clean and they have a sheen to them to adds a nice touch to a project.

A Homemade Christmas Gift: Fleece Ear Warmers

A Homemade Christmas Gift: Fleece Ear Warmers


How to make felt and fabric brooches: Apply similar technique to felt pieces of Advent calendar to make them sturdier.

Finishing the top edge of a zipper. (Invisible zips with facing, and/or lining.)

Finishing the top of a zip: “Fiskars Unzipped”

Perfectly lined invisible zipper! Lined invisible zipper technique – Burda Style Love sewing? See more sewing hacks HERE.

Handmade gift ideas for friends that love to sew - square pin cushion & sewing machine cover

25 Colorful Scrap Fabric Gift Ideas -

Super tutorial for Ruffling and Gathering on your sewing machine with no threads to pull and no special foot needed. Can't wait to try this.

This sure beats the "old fashioned way" of ruffling! Super tutorial for Ruffling and Gathering on your sewing machine with no threads to pull and no special foot needed. A winner! set your sewing machine to longest stitch with the tightest tension.

A whole series, free #tutorial, on drafting and creating your own sloper.

(By ikatbag!) A series of posts to drafting your own patterns. Plus a link to a post on how to estimate yardage for your own patterns.

Diary of a Quilter - a quilt blog: Beginning Quilting Series >> everything from tools to batting to binding. The beginners guide to quilting in easy to follow steps.

Beginning Quilting Series

Quilting Basics Basic Quilting Supplies Choosing Fabric 101 How to work with quilt patterns Rotary Cutting 101 Piecing a Quilt 101 Adding borders 101 (Quick method) Batting 101 Introduction to Quilting 101 Machine Quilt Binding 101 Bias Binding 101

25 Sewing Hacks You Won’t Want to Forget

How to turn fabric right side out without getting mad. ✄ Just take care not to poke a hole in your fabric with the skewer. Be gentle.

Hand sewing brilliance. No knots. Why haven't I learned this one before? Brilliant.

No Knot, No Tail~ sewing tutorial for eliminating the annoying knot-tying step in hand-sewing. Use the "no knot, no tail" technique in all sewing projects.

The SECRET to a Better Applique! | Applique Cafe Blog  Posted by Rosemary on January 26, 2011

For cameo to shirt fabric projects! tutorial - secret to a better applique - heat n bond LITE for appliqués

Pattern Marking ... by The Sewing Loft | Sewing Pattern - Looking for your next project? You're going to love Pattern Marking Decoder Info-Graphic by designer The Sewing Loft. - via @Craftsy

Informacion importante para la lectura de patrones de revistas o varias medidas I This info graphic decodes the mystery behind commercial pattern markings. Click through for more detailed information. The Sewing Loft

Turn flat head thumb tacks into button push pins

Button Push Pins Makes your cork board prettier! Glue buttons to Push Pins