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What We’re Making! Hawthorn by Colette Patterns

What We’re Making! Hawthorn by Colette Patterns

By on Sep 12, 2014 in Sewing, What We're Making | 3 comments

Kristen made the Hawthorn by Colette Patterns using  Tina Poppytot 4280-B from Liberty Of London. Isn’t it dreamy in Liberty! The perfect dress for her friends rehearsal dinner. The fitted bodice with a semi-circle skirt gives the dress a curve hugging feminine fit.  There are many sleeve options, short, 3/4 length and sleeveless. Kristin lowered the neckline...

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What We’re Making! Canvas Quilt by She Can Quilt

What We’re Making! Canvas Quilt by She Can Quilt

By on Aug 26, 2014 in Sewing, What We're Making | 3 comments

I made my first quilt gift. The Canvas Quilt downloadable pattern by She Can Quilt was made for my daughter’s best friend Ashley who moved into her first apartment in Arizona. To get just the right combination of prints my daughter helped pick out the fabrics from my stash. We then I added 4 solids for the center blocks and a pretty Kona Cotton Blueberry for...

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What goes with what? Framework by Ellen Luckett Baker

What goes with what? Framework by Ellen Luckett Baker

By on Aug 11, 2014 in Sewing | 1 comment

What solids coordinates with Framework by Ellen Luckett Baker? Kona Cotton Zucchini Robert Kaufman Essex Linen Grey Robert Kaufman Essex Linen Steel Andover Chambray Coral Kona Cotton Charcoal Michael Miller Cotton Couture Grass Robert Kaufman Essex Linen Med Aqua Kona Cotton Bluegrass Andover Chambray Ocean Kona Cotton Deep Blue Framework is available in double...

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Where I Sew – Caroline Hulse of Sew Caroline

Where I Sew – Caroline Hulse of Sew Caroline

By on Jul 23, 2014 in Sewing | 46 comments

  Caroline Hulse is the author of the creative lifestyle blog, Sew Caroline. She’s enthralled with the world of handmade fashion and has recently released a line of women’s PDF sewing patterns. Caroline also debuted her very first line of fabric for Art Gallery Fabrics at spring quilt market that will release in July! Her line of fabric, Gleeful, is full...

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Where I Sew – Elizabeth Olwen

Where I Sew – Elizabeth Olwen

By on Jul 21, 2014 in Sewing, Where I Sew | 82 comments

I’m a Toronto-based surface pattern designer and would describe my work as delicate, romantic and modern with a hint of vintage. I’ve loved sewing since I was a girl so having my own fabric lines with Cloud9 has been a dream! My first line, Grey Abbey, came out last winter, and my next, Wildwood, ships in September. I also design for other product categories, like...

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Where I Sew – Luke Haynes

Where I Sew – Luke Haynes

By on Jul 19, 2014 in Sewing, Where I Sew | 76 comments

LUKE Haynes makes works pulling from the histories of design and craft. Using quilting as a medium he creates art piece that travel the world pushing the boundaries of what the medium means to viewers. Luke’s Links: Website Where I Sew is a month long celebration of the spaces we create in. Leave a comment and be entered to win one of 50 $20 Pink Chalk Fabrics...

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