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    Rococo Gardens Quilt Free Quilt tutorial

    This free quilt tutorial pattern is a quick and easy one girls!  there are a few blocks you make a few times– sew them together in columns and whola! your quilt top is done!  It’s a great pattern for beginners too. Super simple.  The Rococo Garden Quilt is on the bigger size.  Could be a very snuggly lap size or…

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    Hankie Baby Quilt Free Quilt Tutorial and Pattern

    Issue 3 of The Sewing Cottage is out!!! Phew. The Hankie Baby Quilt is one of the quilt patterns included and is this months free sewing pattern! Snatch up Grandma’s Hankies and Vintage Sheets— you can whip this baby out in one evening. Promise. There is a bit of hand stitching with super fat thread — if you want to….or…

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    Picnic Pack Free Tutorial

    This little set is a great one.  If you have a little one who loves to have outdoor picnics, or tea parties with plushies and dolls…this is for you! The tutorial includes instructions for making your own picnic cinch backpack, a set of napkins and the cloth to sit on. Everything fits perfectly inside the cinch backpack and is easy…

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    5 Minute Sewing Machine Cover Free Tutorial

    This past week or so I have been kicking around the sewing machine cover thing.  I did purchase one and had it in my christmas stocking…but my mom caught site of it’s cuteness and ran off with it.  {it was a bit big for my machine though…so} anywhosies. I took a look at some free sewing machine tutorials around the…

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    Matching Towell and Hotpad Tutorial

    I had signed up for the Easter Swap {you’ll see what I recieved later on} and while making my little gift I thought it would be a perfect tutorial to share! You can whip a few of these up for showers, presents or hey….if you are a hoarder, I mean lover, of your own handmade goods then keep them! Materials…

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    Free Sewing Patterns

    Just thought I'd share a few links to help you find some wonderful Free Sewing Patterns. Over here on my quilting blog – www.patchworkposse.com/blog/blog/blog  I have a great collection of my own Free Sewing Patterns and Free Patchwork quilt pattern  Rococo Gardens Along with these links, there are some other quilting blogs where you can find some fantastic Free Sewing…

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    Posie Pins Tutorial and Swap

    Looking around the internet there are a lot of cute pins out there.  I came up with a little flower pin topper– a posie flower.   Made with fabric scraps and a few quick stitches and you will in no time have a whole bundle of them!  Whether or not they are useful, who cares….. they are cute standing there…

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    NINTENDO DS Bag Tutorial

    Jerika got a cute little pink Nintendo DS for Christmas this year and the ziploc carrying case just isn’t cutting it anymore.  Time to step it up and make her something cute, right?! Right.  She is old enough to not carry around a sling carrier…. just needs something to stuff into the purse or back pocket of the car…or slip…