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Zipper Top Tote Bag

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Great bag to take to work, or to school or college. Perfect size to carry a couple of magazines or books, plenty of pockets both inside … continue reading

How to add a zipper pocket to any bag pattern

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So you have a basic purse pattern, or have a pattern that includes a basic slip pocket and you would like a zipper pocket. Not a proble… continue reading

DIY Liberty Shoulder And Elbow Patch Tee

Vicky @ Mad For Fabric
Use your favorite fabric scraps to accent a plain tee with shoulder or elbow patches.… continue reading

Tips for buying fabric online

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Learn how to compare all the fabrics together, add and remove fabrics, see what worked together as a package and what was a glaring erro… continue reading

The perfect maxi skirt pattern

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This is the perfect formula for a flattering low-volume maxi skirt that is fitted through the waist and hips but still allows you room t… continue reading

How to make and use piping

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Piping can be made ahead of time and stored, just the same way you make bias tape from fabric left-overs and save it for the perfect pro… continue reading

DIY Quilting Cotton Jacket

Vicky @ Mad For Fabric
If you find a lovely quilting cotton that you absolutely must have as a garment, consider sewing a quilting cotton jacket like I have he… continue reading

Insulated ‘Keep Warm’ Baby Bottle Cover

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If you have friends expecting new arrivals to their families, making them a insulated baby bottle cover that could help to keep a feedin… continue reading

How to print and assemble a PDF Pattern

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There are a lot of things you have to get right, and in the right order, for your pattern to be correct. Let’s have a look at all the s… continue reading