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by Kendra

Easy Potholder Project Video

August 16, 2010 in General, Projects

Alright, so potholders may not be the most fun gift in the world. BUT, we're you're looking for a house warming gift or hostess gift, these would be perfect. Pick some fun fabrics that express the person you're making them for and pair it with some kitchen towels (which you can never have enough of) and you've got a great, ...

by Kendra

Cute, Simple Dresses for Little Girls!

July 12, 2010 in General, Projects, Videos

In this short video, Nancy Zieman will sho you the steps to making a simple summer dress for a little girl. It's sew easy -- you'll want to make several!

by Kendra

Sewing with a Double Needle

June 17, 2010 in General, Videos

Double needles are great for decorative stitching, hemming, and heirloom sewing. In this short video: - Learn what size double needle Nancy Zieman recommends for heirloom sewing, hemming, and decorative stitching - Watch Nancy demonstrate how easy it is to thread your machine for use with a double needle - See a quick demonstration on how to stitch a perfect double stitch hem ...

by Kendra

Learn to Embroider a Towel

June 7, 2010 in General, Projects, Videos

When I started embroidering, the first item I made was a monogrammed towel. To this day I still make them as wedding gifts, hostess gifts, and thank you gifts. They're quick and easy, but to a beginner it can raise a few questions. So, to help you out, check out this video on how to embroidery a towel from Nancy's ...

by Kendra

Perfect, No Hassle Buttonholes!

May 24, 2010 in General, Tips & Tricks

Alright all you garment sewers, this post is for you! Creating evenly spaced, perfect buttonholes can be a challenge (so I hear). But, after watching Nancy Zieman's technique video, I'm suddenly inpired to bust out that jacket pattern I stashed away and give it a try! You can get all the notions shown in the video at Nancy's Notions.

by Kendra

Quick Fleece Blanket

May 10, 2010 in General, Videos

I love quick and simple gift ideas that are perfect for people of all ages. A quick fleece blanket is just one project that fits what I'm looking for. Watch as Nancy Zieman takes you through the steps to create these quick no-sew or low-sew blankets. In just five minutes she shows you three different techniques from simple to supper simple! ...
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