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Layer and stitch fabric to create custom journals. Designer Jessica Levitt shows off her Timber collection for Windham Fabrics in...
This bright, funky wall hanging is a like a glimpse into a tropical garden through a wrought-iron gate. Fuse solid black appliqués over a background fabric from Ricky Tims' Rhapsodie Colorée II...
Wool pincushions pose as spring hats, making them perfect party favors for a Mother's Day luncheon or sewing circle. Or, make several for yourself and keep one in each of your sewing baskets.
Combine a fruit shape with pastel floral fabrics to create a well-balanced design. Use the same cream tone-on-tone for the appliqué foundations and the rectangles and Four-Patch units in the...
Don’t be afraid to choose a strong print or plaid as an appliqué foundation. Here, appliqués in the rich colors of the Farmhouse 2 collection by Buggy Barn for Henry Glass & Co. hold their own...
A great last-minute gift idea! Personalize the wool design on the front to match the recipient's interests.
North, south, east or west, working with wool for appliqué is best-for some quilters. Why? It's easy to handle, doesn't fray, and is quite forgiving. Give it a try on this charming wool wall...
Use a 3-D fabric-folding technique to make stunning Sunburst blocks with ease-and with perfect points. This table runner features the Fiesta collection from Blank Quilting.
Combine hard lines and soft curves as well as machine piecing and appliquéing methods in a batik throw. Fabrics are hand-dyed batiks from the Enchanted Journey Batiks collection by Patricia Lueker...
In an entryway or on the front door, this wintry wall hanging celebrates the frosty season.
Cotton scraps, buttons, and batting for the snowman's body give this delightful jingle-bells door hanger one-of-a-kind character. What a great gift for family and friends!
Make it personal, a monogram adds personalization to any quilt. Give this quilt to a special little one that you love.
Fusible web makes this appliqué project a fast and easy one to complete. Choose vibrant colors and sassy prints to make it an eye-catching addition to your decor.
You don't even need a sewing machine to make this charming wool table appliqué centerpiece.
Bring spring into any space with this appliqué wall hanging. Use freezer paper to prepare pieces for machine appliqué.
A spider’s smiling face adorns a cute felt bag, perfect for trick-or-treating.
In no time, you can create an interactive quilt using a playful mix of prints that reflect a few of your child’s favorite things. To enhance the illusion that the novelty prints are actually being...
Hang this drawstring bag on the front door to welcome visitors or use the woodsy delight indoors to collect holiday cards.
What looks like intricate curved piecing on this table runner isn't actually piecing, but rather curved appliqués layered atop an easy-to-make foundation block. Each block features a print and...
No matter which pillow you choose-pieced squares or machine-appliquéd circles- each is a snap to create.
Black pumpkin silhouettes on a creamy white tablecloth bring an elegant touch to a Halloween table.
No-fray felted wool makes this appliqué project quick to stitch. Glass beads and hand-embroidery further embellish the heart.
If working with wool is new to you, designer Avis Shirer's table mat is the perfect project to get you started.
Make sure your passion for quilting shows-even at your desk! Save those bits of fabric and turn them into a customized mousepad that tells your story.