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Are you ready for some football?

If you love football as much as I do, you ARE ready for some football!  A chill in the air (unless you live in Florida!), cheerleaders, drill teams and school bands…and NFL Fantasy Football!  I love it all – getting together with friends to watch the games, nibbling on not-so-healthy snacks, and maybe sipping on […]

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Applique Patterns – Not Just for Fabric Anymore!

Have you ever seen a really cute applique pattern and thought “If only I could sew….” or “I wish I could find a pattern like that for (insert your favorite crafty pursuit here)!”?  Well, get ready for some great news – you can use just about any applique pattern for painting, paper crafts and more! […]

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Tutorial: Purchased Decorative Cord Pillow Finish

A little decorative cord can really dress up a pillow!  There are so many beautiful decorative cords available – visit your local fabric store (home decor and fashion trims) and I’m sure you’ll find the perfect finishing touch for your project.  Follow these simple steps to apply your purchased cord like a pro.  If you’d […]

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Tutorial: Easy DIY Bias Covered Cord

Bias covered cording is SO much easier than most people think, and it’s really not scary at all!  DIY cordings allows you to use matching or coordinating fabric to create the perfect accent.  Simply cut the bias strips, fold them around cord filler and stitch.  For a 14″x14″ pillow you will need about 64″ of […]

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Tutorial: Envelope Back Pillow

An envelope pillow cover is designed to be removed and used as an easily changed decor accent.  Use one pillow form (or an existing square pillow) and switch out covers depending on the season, your decor, or a whim.  Easily remove the cover for cleaning.  Follow these easy steps to create an envelope back for […]