May 24, 2013 in Sewing Basics
We're back with another Sewing Basics post today! This time, you'll learn how to install a slot, or centered zipper.
Click here to download the instructions!
May 23, 2013 in Tips & Tricks
Minky fabric can be hard to work with and sometimes frustrating. So what better than a few minky fabric tips to help you out!
1. Minky doesn't shrink after being washed so you can "buy and sew". Just remember, if you are sewing it to other fabrics such as flannel, you must still wash your other fabric. Otherwise, your project may ...
May 10, 2013 in Sewing Basics
You've got your quilt top pieced and fabric sandwich quilted, but what about the binding? It's easier than you think!
Learn how to add bias binding here.
May 9, 2013 in Inspiration
One of my most favorite things to sew are decorations. I love to add a little personal touch to parties, holidays and showers. I am a wanna be designer so I pretend to be one sometimes...especially when I get to throw the shower or party! One of my favorite kind of parties?? - bridal showers. Seriously though - the bride-to-be ...
May 9, 2013 in Stitchin Women
Meet Amy Ellis!
Although her mom (a left-handed sewer) refused to teach her to sew “backwards”, Amy Ellis still chose an unconventional quilting route. Amy’s known for her modern quilting techniques and trendy style. In fact, she has contributed to numerous publications and has written three modern quilting books. Amy has sewn for years using the Baby Lock Melody, and now ...