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Easy Peasy Whole Cloth Quilt

February 25, 2017

Quilting

If you need a quick baby gift, this whole cloth quilt will be your go-to choice. A simple appliqué, free motion quilting and a binding are all it takes!

Oh Selvedges, you are beautiful!

July 30, 2015

Quilting, Sewing Tips, What Inspires

I’m sorry, but I just love projects made out of selvedges. I don’t know why, but it gets the thrifty Dutch part of me excited. It might also have something…

Christmas in July?!

July 17, 2015

Quilting, Stitching Clothes, What Inspires

Only 160 days till Christmas! Yup, I just said that. Are you one of those incredibly organized people who start planning gifts and decor this far ahead? If so (or…

Cross Crafting Part 1… Sewing into Scrapbooking

June 18, 2015

Embroidery Ideas, Personal Projects, Product Knowledge, Quilting, Sewing Tips, What Inspires

One of the most wonderful things about the craft industry is that there is next to no one who does just ONE craft. We all dabble, and we are always…

Why do I need a serger?

June 05, 2015

Product Knowledge, Quilting, Sewing Tips, Stitching Clothes, What Inspires

Not everybody does, you know… need a serger, that is. We have some good reasons for and against, depending on the type of sewing you do.

Spring Clean Your Scraps Up!

March 27, 2015

Charity Work, Quilting, Sewing Tips, Stitching Clothes, What Inspires

No matter what kind of sewing you do, if you are like us, you are bound to have fabric. Fabric in beautiful lengths ready to be turned into something stunning.…

Oh you, with the generous heart…

March 13, 2015

Charity Work, Quilting, Stitching Clothes, What Inspires

Yup, that’s you. We are so privileged to work in an industry that has giving back and sharing talent as part of it’s core. Time and again we are amazed…

Have you tried printing on fabric?

March 06, 2015

Personal Projects, Product Knowledge, Quilting, Sewing Tips, What Inspires

Have you tried printing on fabric? If not, start now and create this easy baby ball project!

Quilting and Embroidery - A Hybrid that WORKS!

February 27, 2015

Embroidery Ideas, Embroidery Software, Quilting, Sewing Tips

Often as crafters, we define ourselves into categories… “I make clothes, I would never get into quilting”. But you might be interested in making whole clothe to turn into a…

What oh What to Print on Fabric?

March 02, 2014

Quilting, Sewing Tips, What Inspires

It’s not just for family photos! There are so many reasons to print on fabric, and the products (and resources!) to do so just keep getting better and better.

Long Arm Rental Program is Going Strong

February 20, 2013

New and Noteworthy, Quilting, What Inspires

The long arm quilt frame rental program is going strong at Sewing Machines Etcetera.

The new Platinum 3000 and Quilt Sew Clever II Robot are a pleasure to use with…