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Superhero Dash Costume DIY

July 8, 2014 in Inspiration

Totally Stitchin': Super Hero Dash Costume DIY So, this is what happens when you marry a superhero fanatic and you happen to sew! :) My husband just ran in a Superhero Dash here in the STL a couple of weekends ago and we collaborated up an outfit that would work as a costume and would also be comfortable to run in. So, here he is, Batman's sidekick, and here ...
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2013 Halloween Inspiration & Project Ideas

September 23, 2013 in Inspiration

Halloween Project Ideas It's that time of year again...time to make all-things Halloween! From home decor to cute costumes, we've got you covered. Here are a few resources to get you going on your Halloween projects:   -ONE- Baby Lock has once again published a FREE e-book that offers 8 spooktacular home decor projects. Learn more about Baby Lock's Halloween E-Book here. [caption id="attachment_10500" align="aligncenter" width="461"] 2013 Halloween ...

Shower Decor Ideas

May 9, 2013 in Inspiration

Totally Stitchin': Shower Decor Ideas 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 ...
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Last Minute Easter Ideas

March 28, 2013 in Inspiration

Mer Mag: easy bunny pouch Easter is just around the corner, BUT there's still time to whip up a cute treat or two for decor or as a gift! Check out the ideas below: 1. Easy Bunny Candy Pouch By Merrilee of Mer Mag; Full project instructions here                                         2. Marshmallow Bunny Plushie By Amanda of Dandelions and Lace ; Learn how to make these cute plushies here                         3. Scrap-busting Easter Carrots By Jenny Doan from Missouri Star Quilt Company      

There’s Beauty Everywhere – Even In Google Maps

July 16, 2008 in Inspiration

You've probably heard of a cool technique called landscape quilting. If not, check out Nancy Zieman's books and DVDs on the topic. She's pretty much the master of creating realistic images through quilting. Artist Leah Evans has taken quilting landscapes to a whole new level, however, with her unique and imaginative textile work. She uses actual landscapes as inspiration: Leah combines appliqué, ...