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How to Sew a Quilted Laptop Sleeve

How to Sew a Quilted Laptop Sleeve

This easy DIY is perfect for transporting your laptop to school or the office! You can create this quilted laptop sleeve using a variety of fabrics, from quilting cotton to canvas.

Check out the video and tutorial below to make your very own quilted laptop sleeve!

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Snack Pack and Lunch Tote Tutorial

Snack Pack and Lunch Tote Tutorial

Hi, it's Kimberly from Sweet Red Poppy and I'm here to share some back to school sewing inspiration with you today!

The Hungry Caterpillar is one of my children's favorite books to read. When I found this fabric on fabric.com I knew I had to have it.

It's just too perfect for a lunch tote and snack bag, right?

Designer Spotlight Heather Givans

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Designer Spotlight: Heather Givans - Crimson Tate Studio

Designer Spotlight: Heather Givans - Crimson Tate Studio

In today's Designer Spotlight, meet Heather Givans of Crimson Tate Studios, who designs gorgeous fabrics for Windham Fabrics!

About Heather

Heather Givans is a creative force; fabric designer, quilt designer, national instructor, artist, and art educator. Heather creates community wherever she goes. Crimson Tate : Modern Quilter was born out of an obsession with creating non-traditional quilts from contemporary, modern, and repurposed vintage fabrics. Engineered by Heather Givans, Purdue University graduate of Art History, Art Education, and Fine Arts (Printmaking), Crimson

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Fabric 101: Linen

Fabric 101: Linen

Today we're going to talk about one of our favorite fabrics- linen!

Derived from the stem of the flax plant, linen is one of the world’s oldest textiles. Linen is one of the most breathable and absorbent fabrics, ideal for hot temperatures.

Fabric 101 Linen

Easy to sew with, linen is an ultra-versatile fabric that can be used in home décor, fashion and even quilting. Watch the video below to learn more!

Linen is one of the strongest and most durable natural

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Tips for Sewing Swimwear

Tips for Sewing Swimwear

Created by: Trash to Couture

Have you always wanted to sew your own custom swimwear? These tips and tricks will have you relaxing poolside in a custom DIY suit in no time!

Tips for Swimwear

Not only can you sew a custom suit fit to your style and measurements, but there are lots of fun printed and solid fabrics that work great for swimwear. You can also create a swimsuit with a basic sewing machine- no special machines necessary. Let's get started!

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Summer Dinner Party DIYs

Summer Dinner Party DIYs

Host your next dinner party with handmade accessories that will wow your guests, or give that drab dinnerware a stylish refresh with these fun free pattern downloads from Art Gallery Fabrics! These placemat and potholder patterns are the perfect thing to add to your project list.

Designer Spotlight

These kitchen accessories were created with the Mediterraneo Collection by Katarina Roccella for Art Gallery Fabrics, which is one of our absolute favorite collections for summer. This collection will transport you to the Mediterranean

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Sewing 101: Hem Basics for Woven Fabrics

Sewing 101: Hem Basics for Woven Fabrics

In this tutorial, we will show you 3 basic techniques for hemming! The finishing touches on any project secure the construction of the piece as well as provide a clean, functional finished look. Watch the video below for the full tutorial!

Tip: Always press a hem before and after sewing for easy stitching and a clean finish. If you’re concerned that the fold of the hem will indent the face fabric once ironed, use a press cloth.

Topstitch Hem

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Designer Spotlight: The Scott Brothers

Designer Spotlight: The Scott Brothers

Get to know The Scott Brothers, Drew and Jonathan Scott in today's Designer Spotlight Q&A! Find out what sewing projects are inspiring them, their favorite fabrics in their Scott Living fabric collection and some fun facts that may surprise you!

About The Scott Brothers

Multi-faceted entrepreneurs, best-selling authors and twin television personalities, Drew and Jonathan Scott are co-founders of Scott Brothers Global, which includes Scott Living and Scott Brothers Entertainment.

Designer Spotlight

Scott Living is Jonathan and Drew’s rapidly

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Modern Crosses Quilt Tutorial

Modern Crosses Quilt Tutorial

Create a modern crosses quilt featuring trendy plus sign designs that can be used for top of bed quilts, baby blankets and so much more with this quick and easy tutorial!

This project is perfect for beginners. It's great for combining solid fabrics with a fun print for the backing and binding, or you can even use a print for the crosses for a bolder look! This tutorial uses 5” finished squares for a crib sized quilt, but you'll want

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Weekender Duffle Bag Tutorial & Free Pattern

Weekender Duffle Bag Tutorial & Free Pattern

Created by: Trish Stitched

Whether you're road tripping or jet setting, take off on your next getaway in style with this perfectly portable tote bag tutorial. Let's get started!

Weekender Bag

Weekender Bag

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Visit fabric.com to customize your tote bag with our vast selection of fabrics!

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