Circular Appliqué the Easy Way

An Easy Way to Do Circular Applique with Bernina

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Lisa Capen Quilts - Be Mine - Valentine's Day Art Quilt

Valentine’s Day Fridge Art Quilt + Adding Magnets to Your Quilts with Lisa Capen

Stitch a mini Valentine’s Day art appliqued quilt with Lisa Capen Quilts! This fun mini quilt fits perfectly on the front of the fridge. In this free video Lisa demonstrates how she adds pockets for the magnets on the back of the quilt…

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! ]

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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/   Thanks for installing the Bottom of every post plugin by Corey Salzano. Contact me if you need custom WordPress plugins or … [ Read More at SWN! ]

33 DIY Gift Sewing Tutorials with Rob Appell from ManSewing

33 Free Sewing Tutorials for Great Holiday Gifts!

33 DIY Gift Sewing Tutorials with Rob Appell from ManSewing:   Gifts to Sew for Everyone on Your List! Sew a Quilt for a Doll Bed – KIDS Sew a Workshop Apron with Leg Straps – MEN Sew a Basic Doll Bed Ruffle – KIDS Stitch an Awesome Knitting Tool Caddy – – EVERYONE Sew and … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Pretty Fall Pumpkin Pillows to Sew

Pretty Fall Pumpkin Pillows to Sew by Beverly Mc Cullough

  Add a touch of Fall to your decor this season with this lovely envelope pumpkin pillow. Easily remove this pillow slip-cover and swap it for something for the holidays in December!  A quick project to sew, skipping any hand sewing by making a slip-cover. The pretty pumpkin on the pillow front, is a simple pieced applique and Beverly provides a free PDF download … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Free Halloween Wall Quilt Patterns

Free Spooky Halloween Wall Quilt Patterns to Download

 1. That Cat Halloween Wall Quilt Pattern: This spooky quilted wall hanging was inspired by an acrylic painting by Donna Mibus (donnamibus). Try some assorted orange Halloween fabrics to create a spooky yet scrappy background for the black cat! Try solid orange for the small appliqué accents so they really pop. Pam Lincoln’s That Cat wall quilt pattern … [ Read More at SWN! ]

St. Patrick's Day Mug Rug

Lucky St. Patrick’s Shamrock Mug Rug – Free Quilting Tutorial from The Way I Sew It

A free tutorial for a quilted St. Patrick’s Day mug rug by The Way I Sew It that coordinates perfectly with your drink of choice, be it Irish coffee, Guinness, or minty green milkshakes for the kids!  The Irish flag, a shamrock, and a nine-patch block is incorporated into this Lucky St. Patrick’s Shamrock mug rug.  Step-by-step quilting … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Winter Snowflakes Applique Wall Hanging or Pillow - Free Pattern + Video

Winter Snowflakes Applique Wall Hanging or Pillow – Free Pattern + Video

Leslie and Lynn share the GO! Snowflake die featured in the GO! Snowflakes wall hanging or pillow pattern! Subscribe to the AccuQuilt Newsletter.  AccuQuilt offers quilters, fabric crafters and retailers a premiere line of fabric cutters, dies, quilting patterns and other quilt and fabric cutting solutions that help quilters quickly and accurately cut shapes for quilting … [ Read More at SWN! ]