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Quilting with Pre-Cut Fabrics

Quilting with Pre-Cut Fabrics

By: Wendy Chow

As you’re browsing through fabric.com’s quilt shop, you might notice some names consistently pop up such as, charm packs, layer cakes, jelly rolls, and fat quarters. These are the names of the different types of quilting precut fabrics.

Precut fabrics are yardage cut into smaller sizes by the manufacturer or retailer. This makes it more convenient for consumers to use, because they don’t need to think or do too much when it comes

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DIY Upholstered Ottoman

DIY Upholstered Ottoman

By: Amilia James

An upholstered ottoman is such a great DIY project. Upholstered ottomans are super popular and creating one yourself allows you to select the exact measurements, fabric, and style that works for you! The ottoman can be used as a seat, to prop your feet up, or even as a side table. The possibilities are endless! So let’s get started.

finished ottoman

Here's what you’ll need:

  • 2 wood rounds - easily found at any hardware store. Common sizes
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#NationalQuiltingMonth Free Quilting Patterns

#NationalQuiltingMonth Free Quilting Patterns

By: fabric.com

It’s National Quitling Month, and we’ve partnered with our favorite quilting brands and makers to bring you a FREE pattern each week! Check back every week for a new pattern!

The 'Log Cabin Study 001' Quilt Pattern

image of log cabin quilt

Download the FREE pattern (until Friday April 30, 2021) on The Weekend Quilter's online store.

Featured Collection: Kaufman Roll Ups

Log Cabin Study 001 wall hanging quilt pattern is an exploration into the traditional quilt block, Log Cabin,

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Designer Spotlight: Lysa Flower

Designer Spotlight: Lysa Flower

By: fabric.com

Q&A

When did you realize you have a passion for art and design?

I have a very distinct memory of when my mom got her first sewing machine. I was four and not only was I impressed I could sit in the drawers like a boat (which I got in trouble for) but this machine let you make things! My mom was a maker like my grandmother. I always wanted and asked to be doing whatever

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DIY Modern Dog Bed ft. Ultrasuede

DIY Modern Dog Bed ft. Ultrasuede

By: Ultrasuede

Looking for a stylish and practical place for your furry friend to rest their head? Watch this a quick and easy video tutorial featuring Ultrasuede performance fabrics that gives step-by-step instructions.

Choose from 97 colors of Ultrasuede® fabric!

ultrasuede fabric stylishly stacked

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Let's get started!

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Celebrating Black History Month: 4 Makers, 4 Stories

Celebrating Black History Month: 4 Makers, 4 Stories

By: fabric.com

This Black History Month, we're sharing the stories of makers whose creativity, skills and DIYs have inspired us over the past year. Tune in weekly, as we bring you their stories all month long.

Meet Nikki Griffin

image of Nikki

How did you get started sewing?

In celebration of my black history, my story began at age 8 when my granny taught me how to sew - hand sew. I didn't get a sewing machine until I was 13, and

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Quilted Oven Mitt feat. the Kona Cotton Color of the Year

Quilted Oven Mitt feat. the Kona Cotton Color of the Year

By: Wendy Chow from The Weekend Quilter

More than ever, we are spending more time at home. During this period many of us have taken on new hobbies and skills like breadmaking, garment sewing, gardening, and many more fun things. Unfortunately, I didn’t make it on to the breadmaking bandwagon, as much as I would have loved to. This was because my kitchen was midway of construction, and it was takeout all day, every day for months until the

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#DragRace Remake - DIY Jellyfish Fantasy Dress

#DragRace Remake - DIY Jellyfish Fantasy Dress

By: Queen Raja

Try this super easy DIY with the one and only Queen Raja, and make it your own by choosing whichever fabrics and colors to make your skin-pop! Head to the Werk Room Shop to purchase the fabrics you'll need to sew this look!

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Let's get started!

Step 1: Cut & Separate Fabric

Start with

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#CraftedWithLove 4 Crochet Projects from Yarnspirations

#CraftedWithLove 4 Crochet Projects from Yarnspirations

By: Yarnspirations

'Be My Valentine' Throw

The heart is universally accepted as a symbol of love and warm feelings. Crochet this throw for anyone you love or as the perfect engagement, wedding or anniversary gift. Change the hearts to pink or a pastel for a young little miss.

Download the free pattern here.

Lily Sugar'N Cream Love Bugs

Crochet using Red and Rose Pink to finish these fantastic little expressions of love. Lily Sugar'n Cream lets you embark on any

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Tips on Sewing Pajama Sets

Tips on Sewing Pajama Sets

By: Brad Schultz

“Baby, it's cold outside,” and there is nothing better than getting cozy in comfy pajamas, wrapping up in a blanket, and bingeing the latest Netflix craze while candles flicker in the background. Talk about hygge! Well, nothing is better if your pjs are covered in cute little birds (or other adorable prints), that is! These prints by Marketa Stengl for Fabric Merchants turn up the personality volume, creating the perfect mix of coziness and fun!

brad in pajamas

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