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    Dolls & Plushies

    Ribbon Bugs Stuffie Free Pattern

    This  free pattern is Ribbon Bugs Stuffies!  They are super easy and a great pattern for beginners.  The free sewing pattern has templates for both– the Lady bug and the bee. Their construction couldn’t be any easier– use up your fleece fabric scraps {they are 5″ X 7″ in size}, grab some ribbon for the wings and antenna, and some embroidery floss.…

  • applique

    How to Applique Raw Edge Technique Tutorial

    Raw edge applique is a great way to quickly stitch down your applique. The raw edge will ravel a bit with use. Super cute and simple, plus a video to help. Since I have been doing the Foxie Adventure Quilt…..my love for raw edge applique has grown! I love this process. Snipping small bits of fabric into shapes, glueing them…

  • quilt along,  quilting

    Round Robin Row 7 with Jean

    This week Row 7 has been designed by Jean Jean has been designing and publishing patterns since 1997 and has also designed patterns for new fabric collections by Northcott Fabrics and several magazines. Jean holds a Fibre Arts Certificate in quilting and has taught extensively throughout Canada, including six national Quilt Canada conferences. She was named “Canadian Teacher of the…

  • Dolls & Plushies,  quilting

    Little Purple Pansies

    I had this pile of wonderful purple fabrics hanging around {given to me by Carol– Hi Carol- Thank you XOXO} and thought of this song:  Little Purple Pansies with a touch of gold…… oh yea. love primary. It's a catchy little tune and one that once sung, will stick around in your head only to be remembered after you see…