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O Christmas Tree Coasters | Giveaway Day 8

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The countdown to Christmas is happening fast and it's no secret that shopping days are limited. That's why easy to make gifts like these O Christmas Tree Coasters are so popular. Smaller projects like these are perfect for using up your scraps and stitch together quickly. I find that assembly style stitching is perfect for batch sewing. Create the handmade holiday of your dreams! … [Read more...]

Sewing Machine Mat | Giveaway Day 7

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Hello, day 7 of the Creative Giveaway Class countdown! Each day we are exploring another popular class offered on Annie's Creative Studio platform and today is all about the sewing machine. Modern technology has really transformed our machines. Now instead of stitching a simple straight stitch, they can offer hundreds of stitch patterns including embroidery. Now, I know that folks … [Read more...]

Argyle Christmas Quilt | Day 6

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Making its way on the online sewing class countdown list is the Argyle Christmas quilt. This easy to make quilt is perfect for anytime of the year. Simply switch out the colors and you are all set. The classic quilt design features s few fundamental quilting techniques. In class, you'll learn how to: Sew mitered seams.Harness the power of strip piecing.Create and assemble argyle … [Read more...]

Classic Logs | Giveaway Day 5

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There is something about the classic log cabin that instantly says "I quilt". This fundamental piecing technique is the cornerstone of so many quilt designs. So it comes as no surprise to see the Log Cabin Table Runner pop up as the popular class of Day 5 during the Creative Giveaway. Now just because something is considered a traditional technique does not mean it is old, out of date, or … [Read more...]

Strip Roll Rug | Creative Giveaway Day 4

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While I love to sew, I've always wanted to speed right past the cutting process. That's why I love me some pre cuts and based on today's class, I'm sure I'm not alone. The Strip Roll Rug sewing class has landed its place on the most popular list. The best part is that you can win a seat in class! That's right, I've teamed up with my friends at Annie's Creative Studio and we are giving away … [Read more...]

Cleaning Bobbin Lint | Creative Giveaway Day 3

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With all of the sewing we do throughout the year, it is super important to keep our machines clean. That's why it's no surprise to see the Cleaning Out Bobbin Lint quick tips & tricks class make the top 10 list. For those of you just joining the fun now, I've teamed up with my friends at Annie’s Creative Studio to bring you 10 days of creative giveaways! Each day, I’ll be … [Read more...]

Monster Zipper Bags | Creative Giveaway Day 2

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Welcome to Day 2 of the Creative Christmas Countdown! Today is all about installing the scary zipper. I'm not exactly sure why but if there is one notion that most folks seem to dread installing it's the zipper. Honestly, this is something that has always left me scratching my head because with a little bit of prep work, they can be so easy! To help get you started, here are the zipper … [Read more...]

Learn How to Sew a Scrunchie | Giveaway

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Even though 2020 has been one heck of a year it's time to talk about the silver lining... more folks are finding their way back to sewing! That means, more creative interest, new designers will emerge and more hair accessories are on the horizon. 😜 As I mentioned in my earlier post, I've teamed up with my team at Annie's Creative Studio to bring you 10 days of creative giveaways! Each day, … [Read more...]

Online Sewing Classes | Annie’s Creative Studio

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Teaching and inspiring others to sew is one of my favorite things to do. Honestly, just being in the company of other creatives really inspires me but these days, thanks to Covid all in-person teaching has taken a backseat. Luckily, there are online sewing classes! That's why I'm so thankful for my partnership with Annie's Creative Studio. Together, we create easy to follow, inspiring … [Read more...]