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Curves Ahead: Freeform curves

It's about time to kick off this sewing curves series and we're going to start with (what I think is) ...
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Dear Jane: My Favorite EPP Tools and Tips

I'm still plugging along, albeit very slowly, on my Dear Jane and already I'm a whole month behind. I'm trying ...
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How to: Deal with PDF patterns

When they first really hit the market a half dozen years ago, PDF patterns were new and exciting and usually ...
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Three Ways to Make that Fancy Fox’s Nose

We started with the Fancy Fox this week for the Fancy Forest Quilt Along because it's the easiest of the ...
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Thoughts on: Making the Bartow

As part of the 30th anniversary of Kona Cotton, 30 different designers were asked by Robert Kaufman Fabrics to design ...
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How to: Add Weight and Emery to Your Pincushion

So I have a little pincushion addiction. I love making these little guys and after making a few dozen of ...
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Handmade Holidays Time!

I'm excited to be the one to kick off the Handmade Holidays over at Sew,Mama,Sew! If you're new to the ...
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How to: Add Hexy Bottom Bag Pockets

The pockets for the Hexy Bottom Bag are not a part of the original design but as I worked through ...
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How to: Flat Fell Seams

I've been working on mastering the Negroni shirt pattern and the flat fell seams were one aspect that I just ...
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How to: Make a Needle Book

For the Sew Mama Sew needle testing blog post I made up a few little needle books. They'll be giving ten ...
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