Install Pillow Piping from The Sewing Loft: National Sewing Month 2013

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It’s Day Twenty-Nine of National Sewing Month! Don’t forget to visit our blog every day to enter to win our daily prize from Coats & Clark. Find the contest rules and enter below. Also look out below for details on how to receive additional entries for our National Sewing Month grand prize from BERNINA! Too […]

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National Sewing Month 2012: Reading Pillow With Pocket Tutorial

It’s day 7 of the National Sewing Month blog series and today’s post is so much fun. This reading pillow packs everything you need for some serious “me” time. Not to mention, it’s going to make your relaxation session much more comfortable. Before we get to it, I just want to remind you that along […]

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Upcycle Pants into a Quilted Pillow!

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This guest post was written by Phyllis Dobbs from Phyllis Dobbs Art & Design Studio. *This giveaway is now over. Please enjoy the free tutorial below. Hi, I’m Phyllis Dobbs.  I was delighted to meet Jessica Nichols, the editor of FaveQuilts.com at the International Quilt Market. I was even more delighted when she asked if […]

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Make Your Nest—17 Ideas for DIY Home Decor

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Sometimes all you need to make a room feel like yours is to add a new piece or two. Ideas for DIY home décor will help you add unique style to any room in the house. With some craft materials, you can create your own accessories rather than resorting to manufactured, store-bought items. Make your […]

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Link Love: Pillow Talk

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Let’s talk about pillows, shall we? They’re there for you when you need to rest your head, they spruce up a boring old couch, and they are a great to practice sewing on. Plus, they’re quick to make and even quicker to rotate as the seasons change. Here are some cool DIY pillow ideas from […]

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Link Love: Beautiful Bedding

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Don’t neglect your bed when creating beautiful home decor! After all, you spend roughly 1/3 of your life asleep, so you might as well have a gorgeous bed covered in pretty pillows and a fluffy duvet cover. Here are some cool DIY projects for bedding that I found this week. Anthropologie Inspired Knotted Bedding from […]

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How to Make a Pillow for Mom

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Learning how to make a pillow is a great idea for Mother’s Day. Pillow crafts are quick, easy and make perfect homemade gifts. You can practice your new skills in crochet, knitting or sewing by learning how to make a pillow from scratch, or embellish a pillow with beads, buttons, fabric paints and other materials. […]

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Home Decor Tuesday: Patterns from Our Sister Site

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Some of you may or may not know this, but we have a new sister site called AllFreeCrochet a website dedicated to the best free crochet patterns, tutorials, tips and articles on crochet. Find all varieties and skills levels, from easy to crochet afghan patterns to complex Tunisian crochet patterns. All the patterns on this […]

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How to Sew a Giant Squid

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Lordy lordy, I think certain members of the crafting community share the squid fever rampant in my house! This *amazing* out-of-control tutorial by Emily G shows you how to sew an 8 foot Giant Squid pillow. I simply had to share this on Tutorial Thursday. I think I’m going to start a Flickr pool called […]

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