Tag Archives: Fabric

Tinsel Tuesdays: Satin & Brocade Tucked Fabric Ornaments

These ornaments are truly a Christmas classic. The technique for making Tucked Fabric Ornaments has been around forever, but like a classic designer dress, they’re always in style. A little tweak here and there, like updated fabrics and trims, and … Continue reading

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Have you watched our “5 Ornaments in 5 Minutes” video?

In just five minutes, you can learn how to make five different Christmas ornaments in our video “5 Ornaments in 5 Minutes”. I think we have a hit on our hands – I recently learned that the video has been … Continue reading

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A pretty, stash-busting, Scrappy Christmas Wreath – perfect for a snowy morning!

I have a pile of fabric scraps, trims, ribbons and such that are too small for most projects, yet too pretty to toss. If you do, too, then you might want to try Rebekah Meier’s Scrappy Fabric Christmas Wreath. Like … Continue reading

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DIY a Fabric Christmas Wreath in your favorite fabrics

I don’t think it’s too early to start sharing Christmas crafts, is it? I have several stash busting, “scrappy” Christmas crafts planned for this week, starting with this Retro Fabric Christmas Wreath designed by Rebekah Meier. Rebekah chose retro style … Continue reading

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Christmas in July finale: Make a Zipper & Fabric Christmas Ornament

Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah, today wraps up Christmas in July. I had a lot of fun selecting the projects to share these last two weeks, and these Zipper & Fabric Christmas Ornaments are one of my favorites. They are very similar to last … Continue reading

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Hang this no-melt ice cream cone on your front door

Doesn’t this Ice Cream Cone Door Décor sing out “hello summer”? It’s a really cute alternative to a summer wreath, don’t you think? You make the ice cream by punching fabric squares into the foam. It’s one of those easy … Continue reading

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Wreath round up: Eight more St. Patrick’s Day Wreaths

Last week, I shared a St. Patrick’s Day Rainbow Yarn Wreath, and I have eight more St. Patrick’s Day Wreaths to share today. With snow still covering the ground, I think I need this infusion of bright green in my … Continue reading

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How to make an easy (and romantic) Valentine Topiary

Raise your hand if you have a stash of pretty, leftover bits of fabrics and ribbons. I know I do, which is one reason why I fell in love with Rebekah Meier’s Sweet Valentine Topiary made with assorted fabrics and … Continue reading

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DIY wall art inspiration: Pretty Garden Collage Wall Art re-imagined in fabrics

Does your New Year’s resolution revolve around your home? If updating your home is on your 2013 “to-do” list, maybe this Garden Collage Wall Art will inspire you. Kathleen George designed this original DIY wall art with scrapbook papers, and … Continue reading

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More flower crafts: Make a needlefelted flower pin for Mother’s Day; plus, three chances to win your own flower pin

We’re back with more flower crafts, and a great idea for Mother’s Day.  I love the retro fabrics designer Rebekah Meier used to create these three needlefelted flower brooches. This is a fast project that uses fabric scraps you already have at … Continue reading

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