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Batik table runner

I have always loved batik fabrics, but couldn’t figure out how to use them.  Then I saw directions for making a quilt using a design called “Yellow Brick Road”.   230 more words

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Scrappy pencil case

I made a pencil-case with the same fabrics I used in the clutch.  I saw directions for making a flat pencil-case online some time ago, and once I figured out the basics of attaching the zipper to the two front edges of the top fabric and attaching the lining to the zipper, too, the rest is just a matter of making the case any size you like.  99 more words

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Two new totes

I “inherited” a stash of lightweight men’s suiting fabric.  Since it isn’t “suit”able for quilting fabric, I’ve been at a loss as to what to do with it.   371 more words

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Country Quilting

This week was rather crazy.  Home on Monday, but Tuesday brought a funeral and used car shopping.  Wednesday was a hair cut and more used car shopping.  361 more words

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Pink baby lovie with green frogs

I made this baby lovie some time ago, but just recently someone ask me to share the instructions for making one.

For reference, this is the front, 478 more words

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Lined pencil case from A Spoonful of Sugar

I stumbled upon these instructions for making a pencil-case while I was looking for something else.  I used the basic idea to make several of these.  68 more words

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Table runners, coasters, mug rugs, and wallets

I have worked on and completed a variety of projects this week.  The first thing I finished was this mug rug.

Mug rugs are a great way to use up small scraps of fabric.  624 more words

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