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Easy Way To Transfer Embroidery Design Pattern Items needed: Design you wish to embroider by hand. I googled images to select one and printed it out in the size I desired) Fabric of choice (I tend to use fine muslin, or linen fabrics) Embroidery...

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Make Easy Grip Sewing Washer Weights Sewing weights are wonderful tools for arranging and holding your patterns on fabric.  They allow making adjustments easy, since pins are not used to secure the pattern to the fabric. There are...

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Mark With Ink And Remove With Heat I was introduced to this pen at a Quilt Show.  Marking fabric is always something I am interested in, so I had to own a few of these pens     Pilot FriXion Ball Erasable Gel Pens,...

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Latch Hoop Fabric Tube/Strap Turner There are a number of fabric turners and methods.  I was just at a quilt show where one was being sold upwards of $50. Yes, people have used little safety pins and cord to turn fabric tubes, but this...

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Seam Rippers, YES there are different kinds and they... Robert Kaufman Fabric   Seam rippers are a new sewers handy dandy tool.  The seam ripper does just what the name says, it rips out the mistaken sewing stitches.  Over the years methods...

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My Sewing Room: Stuffed Toys

Category : featured, My Sewing Room

“Grandma, what are we going to make today?”

When the GRAND girls come over, they want to do things!  Making Felt Stuffies has been popular these days.  I have been sewing these on my Janome Mini, since I bought if for them to learn on someday.  They see it used, and what it can sew. I always throw in little learning lessons, like how to thread a sewing machine.  They love designing, selecting the colors, stuffing and rummaging through my buttons!  (I take the huge jar of buttons and pour it into a wash pan to make their searching easier!)  Life is Good if your a turquoise cat with a little girl to love you.