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  • How to Use Your Own Fonts with the Brother Scan N Cut Type Converter
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  • EASY Strip Rag Quilt Tutorial – Step by Step

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Velvet Gypsy Tote Bag Tutorial

Velvet Gypsy Tote Bag Tutorial

  This bag is made from recycled velvet. We visited the local op-shop and picked up some[...]
Snuggle Blossom Crib Quilt- Our First Quilt Pattern

Snuggle Blossom Crib Quilt- Our First Quilt Pattern

We recently spent some time designing and writing up the full instructions for our very first quilt [...]
Readers Post: Jilly's Charm Square Tote Bag

Readers Post: Jilly's Charm Square Tote Bag

Note from Alanda Craft: I love this idea from Jilly. Such a smart way to use up those leftover jelly[...]
Connor's Caterpillar Heavy Hauler Truck Construction Quilt

Connor's Caterpillar Heavy Hauler Truck Construction Quilt

For my eldest great grandson's birthday I decided to make him a quilt featuring the Caterpillar heav[...]
Readers Project: Nina's Embroidered Patchwork Tote Bag

Readers Project: Nina's Embroidered Patchwork Tote Bag

Note from Alanda Craft: I am so loving these photos of the patchwork  charm square bag with embroide[...]

Quilting Tutorials

Rail Fence Block Quilt Tutorial

Just love this Plum Sweet Jelly Roll from Moda.  So decided to make a Rail Fence Block Quilt to showcase the gorgeous colours. To make this quilt … [Read More...]

Quilting Blocks

Quilt Block: Fools Square

I really like  how this square comes together. I did start out doing the centre checkerboard in the usual way by cutting the strips of fabric across … [Read More...]

Brother ScanNCut Tutorials

Brother Scan n Cut 2: What You Need to Know Before Buying the Brother ScannCut 2

With the release of the new Brother ScannCut2, we thought we would write up a quick post to help you decide whether to upgrade to the next model or … [Read More...]

Bag Tutorials

Velvet Gypsy Tote Bag Tutorial

  This bag is made from recycled velvet. We visited the local op-shop and picked up some old velvet skirts and tops that were just ideal for … [Read More...]

Readers Projects

Readers Project: Pat’s Tea Towel Bags & Mobile Phone Bag

Note from Alanda Craft:  We received this lovely compliment in an email from Pat, one of our readers. After having the ego stroked, I continued to … [Read More...]