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Sewing with Betty Cotton

Sewing with Betty Cotton

June 2011

This past weekend I was at the Puyallup Store and Audrey was giving a class on Cotton Theory by nationally sought after Author and Designer Betty Cotton. It has been...

Crafting
Sewing with Betty Cotton

This past weekend I was at the Puyallup Store and Audrey was giving a class on Cotton Theory by nationally sought after Author and Designer Betty Cotton. It has been...

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Pinless Pin Weaving

Pinless Pin Weaving

May 2011

Do you remember, back in elementary school, how much fun it was weaving construction paper strips together to make a checkerboard placemat? I always loved that project. There was something...

Fast Projects & Gifts
Pinless Pin Weaving

Do you remember, back in elementary school, how much fun it was weaving construction paper strips together to make a checkerboard placemat? I always loved that project. There was something...

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Vacuum Survival Tips for the Holidays

Vacuum Survival Tips for the Holidays

December 2010

It's that time of year that we are all scurrying around trying to clean our houses before company comes over! It's work enough preparing to entertain, but when your vacuum...

How To Guides
Vacuum Survival Tips for the Holidays

It's that time of year that we are all scurrying around trying to clean our houses before company comes over! It's work enough preparing to entertain, but when your vacuum...

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Bobbin Work

October 2010

Add texture, depth and individual style to all your projects A new spin in decorative sewing is Bobbin Work. Bobbin Work allows sewers to use various threads, yarn and ribbon...

How To Guides
Bobbin Work

Add texture, depth and individual style to all your projects A new spin in decorative sewing is Bobbin Work. Bobbin Work allows sewers to use various threads, yarn and ribbon...

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Embellishing Delicate Pashminas with Success

Embellishing Delicate Pashminas with Success

October 2010

In September Sew Fun we featured embellished Pashmina scarves. In November Sew Fun you will see more samples of embellished Pashminas. There have been questions about how to care for...

Fast Projects & Gifts
Embellishing Delicate Pashminas with Success

In September Sew Fun we featured embellished Pashmina scarves. In November Sew Fun you will see more samples of embellished Pashminas. There have been questions about how to care for...

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Hoop Embroidery in a (Quick) Snap!

June 2010

I love having gadgets and gizmos to make my embroidery world easier. It is so nice to take advantage of great innovations to aid with hooping and speed up the...

Machine Embroidery
Hoop Embroidery in a (Quick) Snap!

I love having gadgets and gizmos to make my embroidery world easier. It is so nice to take advantage of great innovations to aid with hooping and speed up the...

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