Swirls of Scraps with Melissa McGill {tutorial}

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This last weekend Melissa McGill joined us in-store to show off her fun Swirls of Scraps technique. You can try it yourself to make a quick table runner or wall hanging.

To make your very own, you'll need:
• a variety of batiks
• batik for backing
• tulle
• basting spray
• small, sharp scissors
•...

Project of the Month: Tumbling Trees Table Runner

Tumbling Trees Table Runner

The leaves are changing, the fog is rolling in and it's feeling like winter is on its way; it's a perfect time to make a table runner for the season. October's Project of the Month is the Tumbling Trees Table Runner kit, designed by The Fat Quarter Gypsy, includes fabrics from Maywood Studios'...

Some tips for September's Project of the Month

Turkey Crossing Table Runner

September's project of the month is perfect for fall holidays! The beautiful autmnal tones of the Sandy Gervais' Perfectly Seasoned fabric collection blend delightfully in her Turkey Crossing table runner pattern. 

One of sample sewists, Paula, whipped up our own in-store sample from the...

Sewing for Super Bowl Sunday

Seahawks Sewing

With the Super Bowl coming up this Sunday, February 1, we have been busily working on projects to inspire you. Our in-store display features table runners, apron, banner, fabric tray, embroidered jewelry, potholders plus plenty of our Pacific Northwest favorite--Seattle Seahawks--fabric, with...