• 3-d Flying Geese Quilt Block Tutorial | patchworkposse | easy sewing projects and free quilt patterns
    Quilt Blocks

    3-D Flying Geese Quilt Block

    I love this block. ¬†It looks harder than it is….which makes you look like a professional quilter ūüôā The seam in the center is hidden behind the flying geese part, making it an illusion. Materials Needed: 2- background 3″ X 3″ 1- flying geese 3″ X 5 1/2″ 3-D Flying Geese Quilt Block Tutorial~ 1) ¬†Fold the rectangle in half…

  • Over 20 fabric yoyo projects and tutorials | patchworkposse | easy sewing projects and free quilt patterns
    Printables,  Round Ups,  sewing

    20+ Fabric YoYo Projects

    Let’s face it. ¬†Yo-yo’s are a lot of fun to make…..but they have a tendancy to sit around and not be used in anything. Fabric Yoyo projects are perfect for summer sewing. ¬†Pack some fabric scraps, templates, needle and thread and you have the perfect sewing on the go project. When the summer is over though, you might find your…

  • water bottle holder with clip | patchwork posse | easy sewing projects and free quilt patterns
    sewing

    Water Bottle Carrier with Clip Tutorial

    Water resistant fabric can be a bit tricky sometimes. ¬†Not really sure what to make with it other than a table cloth. ¬†During the summer we are going on hikes, riding bikes, camping and doing other outdoor activities…which means you need to bring along a water bottle. This oil cloth or laminate/waterproof fabric is perfect for making a little heavier…

  • 8 half square triangles tutorial | patchworkposse | easy sewing projects and free quilt patterns
    Quilt Blocks

    8 Half Square Triangles at Once Tutorial

    8 half square triangles sewn at one time? ¬†Can that really even happen? I am one that sews fast. ¬†The faster the better. ¬†I even have been accused to shaking the table with my sewing machine speed. This is the neatest little trick ever! ¬†Half square triangles can get a little boring. ¬†Especially if you need a lot of them!…

  • Bags

    Sling Library Bag Tutorial

    Today I’m over on Skip to my Lou and sharing a quick tutorial on making a sling library bag. It’s great for hands free shopping on the shelves, loading with good summer reading material, or just for outdoor playtime. The bag is easy enough for a kid to sew….if they are just starting out and are a beginner sewer. The…

  • 10+ ways to keep your bobbins under control | patchworkposse | easy sewing projects and free quilt tutorials
    Round Ups,  sewing

    10 + Tricks for Keeping Your Bobbins Under Control

    Are your bobbins out of control? ¬†Thread making you crazy? ¬†Tangles and knots? ¬†Let’s talk about Bobbin Storage!!! I find that they quickly get unruly. ¬†Thread is everywhere and before I know it there are knots and tangles. What a serious mess…and of course it seems to not ever happen until I am needing to use one. And usually my…

  • 9 Plus 1 Quilt Tutorial | patchwork posse |easy sewing projects and free quilt patterns
    quilting

    9 Plus 1 Table Quilt Tutorial

    For the past little bit I have been fussing over and re-doing a few things in the living room.  You can see the reveal here. One of the projects was to make a co-ordinating table quilt.  I had already updated the pillows and moved things around, and this was kind of the last thing on the list to do to…