sew-applique tutorials - bird skirt

EASY Applique Technique from A Few Scraps

A free tutorial from Christina of A Few Scraps creates this pretty bird applique for a skirt easily and without frustration with a technique that makes applique easier.  This is a free tutorial that shows you how to use a dryer sheet when creating your applique fabric shapes.  Simple. Once you see how this tutorial you will … [ Read More at SWN! ]

boo to you mystery quilt video series

Boo to You Halloween Mystery Quilt – Free Video Series + Pattern

  Yvette Niesel of Yvette Rene Creations and the folks from Fort Worth Fabric Studio bring us this free whimsical Halloween mystery quilt project measuring  37.5″ x 37.5″.  A perfect lap quilt for fall.  The videos in the playlist below will take you through each block for five weeks.  At the time of this post, the playlist includes videos … [ Read More at SWN! ]

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Award-winning Quilt by Mary Mayne – “Give Me The Time”

Bernina’s Quilting Tales video series brings us this incredible award-winning quilter, Mary Mayne who created this quilt called “Give Me The Time”. First Place Winner of the Quilter’s Guild Challenge sponsored by Bernina: https://www.thefestivalofquilts.co.uk/winning-quilts-2017/   Shop ARTEZA Quilting Supplies now!

Fun Summer Kite Quilt - Free Video Tutorial

Fun Summer Kite Quilt – Free Video Tutorial

Jenny from Missouri Star Quilt Co., demonstrates how she creates this fresh spring and summer-time quilt using ten inch squares of pre-cut fabrics.  Jenny chose “Date Night” 10″ stackers by Heidi Staples of Fabric Mutt for Riley Blake. This is a simple quilt block pattern that you can stitch with your own style using carefully … [ Read More at SWN! ]

The Sisters Annual Outdoor Quilt Show

The Sisters Annual Outdoor Quilt Show

Since 1975 more than 10,000 visitors from all 50 states and 27 foreign countries flock to Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show that is always held on the second Saturday in July. The annual Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show™ (SOQS) is internationally recognized as the world’s largest outdoor quilt show and quilt sale, displaying more than 1300 quilts … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Butterfly Bunch Quilt Along Video Series with Whole Circle Studio

Butterfly Bunch Quilt Along Video Series with Whole Circle Studio

Butterflies signify resurrection, hope, joy, and new beginnings!  Butterflies are a symbol of; transformation, change, and rebirth. Out with the old and in with the new!   Watch this fantastic (and free!) video quilt-along series with Sheri Cifaldi-Morill of Whole Circle Studio!  Butterfly Bunch is a fun wall-hanging / mini quilt created with foundation paper piecing techniques. Stitch … [ Read More at SWN! ]

LisaCapen's Quilted + Paper Pieced Journal Cover

Quilted + Paper Pieced Journal Cover – Free Video Tutorial with Lisa Capen Quilts

A paper pieced, quilted notebook / journal cover makes a thoughtful gift for Mother’s Day. Lisa Capen shows us how she created this lovely quilted journal cover using a paper piecing method and some beautiful fabrics, walking you through the entire project from start to finish. The PDF pattern download, available from Etsy, provides a … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Modern Dimensions Quilt Block of the Month Series with Quilt Addicts Anonymous

Dimensions Quilt Block of the Month Series with Quilt Addicts Anonymous

Dimensions is an 11-month block of the month series that runs February 2018 through December 2018. There are 11 block designs and the quilt will measure 80-inches square when completed. The quilt used Kinkame Shades and American Made Brand Solids by Clothworks. The color change happens naturally when you cut the fabric apart…”  Quilt Addicts … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Free Christmas Star Quilt Block Pattern by Threadbare

Christmas Star Quilt Block | Free Pattern by Threadbare

Rose Johnston from Threadbare Creations designed a beautiful free Christmas quilt block that you can use to make lots of wonderful Christmas things such as pot holders, hot pads, fresh table runners, mini quilts, festive wall-hangings, cheerful pillows, and sew many more possibilities for this festive holiday season! Go to Threadbare for the Free Quilt Block … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Midnight Quilt show with Angela Walters

Angela Walter’s at QUILT FESTIVAL 2017

Didn’t make it to Houston this year? See what caught Angela’s eye at her first Quilt Festival and SUBSCRIBE to her ✨ NEW All-Midnight Quilt Show channel! Watch the video: The Midnight Quilt Show is a free YouTube series that celebrates late-night cutting, piecing and quilting.  Each week, host Angela Walters brings you a quick and quippy … [ Read More at SWN! ]