Note from Alanda Craft: S Sushila's charm square tote bag and zippered pouch are made from our free tutorials. She made these items for her daughter and the pretty lilac fabric is ideal for a young lady. Your bag and pouch look really lovely. Thank you for sharing your photos with us. Zippered Pouch Watch the video below on how to make a Charm SquareTote … [Read more...] about Readers Project: S. Sushila’s Charm Square Tote Bag & Zippered Pouch
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Note from Alanda: Oh wow, I love the fabric that Michelle has used for her journal cover. Black and white always look nice and it stands out, so she will always be able to see where her journal is. Thank you for sharing your journal cover photo with us Michelle. These journal covers are not only great to use to personalize your own journal but they make great gifts for … [Read more...] about Readers Project: Michelle’s Easy Fabric Journal Cover
What are Quilting Notions? If you are fairly new to quilting you may have only just come across the term ‘quilting notions’ and wondering exactly what that means. Fortunately, this is a simple one to answer. Quilting notions are all of those tools and accessories that are used when making a quilt. Some examples of quilting notions include: Scissors Thimble … [Read more...] about What are Quilting Notions that Every Quilter Should Have?
Quilting gloves are worn by quilters and are used when sewing together the layers of a quilt. They assist in providing a firm grip on the quilt to prevent slippage and ensure greater precision when quilting out the stitched design. However, having said that, it’s important to note that there is another type of quilting glove whose purpose is to protect your hands from cuts … [Read more...] about What are Quilting Gloves?
Note from Alanda Craft: I'm yet to try my hand at creating a t-shirt quilt, but Cindy has done an amazing job here. I love the use of the crumb quilting technique around each of the featured t-shirts. She has used 15 x15 squares and contrasted it with green sashing to make it pop. The second quilt below is appliqued hearts using the same crumb quilting technique. If you … [Read more...] about Readers Project: Cindy’s Crumb Quilting Quilts