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Fabric Yo Yo Tutorial
A Yo yo is a circle of fabric that is gathered around the edge to create a puffy, two-layered circle. They can be sewn together to create a whole quilt as well for making smaller projects such as place mats or a table runner or for embellishing clothing and other crafts.
Spring Flower Felt Pin
Here is another installment in my series of seasonal and holiday felt pins. This time, in celebration of spring and Mother's Day.
Contrast Pocket Tissue Cover Sewing Instructions
Sewing instructions for the contrast trim pocket tissue cover with boxed corners.
Pocket Tissue Cover with Contrast Trim
This free pattern and tutorial shows you how to make an attractive pocket tissue cover with contrasting trim. Add some style to your purse while protecting your tissues!
Sewing History - Symbolizing a Nation
While sewing has obviously played a pivotal role in the survival of our species by providing warmth and protection from the elements, especially in harsh climates, it has also had an important cultural and historical role throughout history as well.
Free Patterns - Wedding Accessories
Links to free sewing patterns for garters, ring bearer pillows, decorations, flowers, gift items and party favors, and other bridal accessories
Sew for Your Wedding
Weddings, like everything else, have gone up in cost due to inflation. You can save some money while making your wedding unique by sewing wedding accessories. Here is a list of free sewing patterns for wedding accessories.
Introduction to Hand Stitches
Hand sewing is a bit of a lost art these days, but there are a few essential stitches that every sewer should have in their toolbox. This is part of an ongoing instructional series on hand sewing.
Don't take a chance on being pinched on St. Patrick's Day (unless you want to be)! Make this easy shamrock pin and show your love for all things Irish!
Women's Fashion 1910 - 1920 - Corsets
The fashions that women wore during the second decade of the twentieth century reflected some of the pivotal changes occurring in people's lives in the US and Europe after the turn of the century. This segment focuses on the evolution of the corset.
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