• Essential Oils

    Young Living Essential Oils – Seed to Seal

    Young Living was the only company that has their own farms (in the regions where the plants should be grown), could absolutely guarantee that no pesticides or herbicides were used in the growing of any of their oils (they use essential oils for pest control and they do all of the weeding by hand), has their own testing equipment (they…

  • fusible web on ribbon tutorial | patchwork posse #howto #ribbon
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    Using fusible Web on Ribbon

    Using ribbon in your sewing projects can be awesome and fun!   They add a little bit of bunch, pattern and color to anything you put in on. Keeping them in place is another issue though.  They come in different widths and can be tricky to get to stay in place while sewing other pieces of the project. Sewing the…

  • 3 d pinwheel quilt block tutorial | patchwork posse | easy sewing projects and free quilt tutorials
    Quilt Blocks

    3-Dimensional Pinwheel Quilt Block

    3 dimensional quilt blocks are a lot of fun.  They add a lot of dimension to the quilt and even though they might be a bit confusing to begin with, once you get the hang of it, they are super simple. This is the 3-D pinwheel quilt  block.  The pinwheel has a bit of a twist though making it a bit…

  • Mug Rug tutorial - learn paper piecing technique | patchwork posse #quilting #tutorial
    quilting,  Quilting 101

    Paper Piecing Tutorial & Free Mug Rug Pattern

    Perfection is pursued by a lot of sewers.  There are a few ways we can achieve perfection is through pinning, cutting corretly and paper piecing. Paper Piecing can be a tricky technique.  But, really when you understand it, the possiblities are endless!  There is no stopping what you can print and sew.  You name the topic, you can find it…

  • how to make your own design wall- it's portable! | patchworkposse | free tutorials and easy sewing projects
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    How To Make A Design Board

    The other day I was shown how to make your own design board.  It is so super simple and such a great idea, I had to share. You might even have a few of the supplies already in your home…or can quickly grab them if you don’t. I don’t have any wall space in the sewing cottage.  It’s all taken…

  • Start Here Quilt Block Tutorail | patchwork posse - free quilt tutorials and easy sewing projects
    Quilt Blocks

    Start Here Quilt Block

    This block was originaly shared with moose quilts in a jelly roll sampler. I took a look at it again and thought of a new name….start here.  If you take a look, the corners all point to the center block which happens to be a 4 patch quilt block. So, in reference to the arrow and a map sort of….the…

  • mile a minute tutorial | patchwork posse #quilting #sewing #tutorial
    quilting,  Quilting 101

    How to Sew a Mile a Minute

    Do you sew a mile a minute? I totally do!  The table shakes and all the fabric bits are flying everywhere.  The fabric bits is where it begins. I don’t know about you, but I find that I keep a lot of little bits.  Fabric pieces that get cut off because they are too small for the project I am…