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July 15, 2016
How To Make Selvedge & Fabric Christmas Cards from madebychrissied

Handmade Fabric and Selvedge Cards

Making your own cards can be economical and fun and is a great way to use up fabric scraps and selvedges.  Today I'm making Christmas cards but you can easily adapt the technique to make cards for any occasion.

How To Make Selvedge and Fabric Christmas Cards

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scrap fabric - I'm using 5" squares so Christmas charm packs are ideal, and if your scraps are smaller than this you can sew them together ...

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April 13, 2016
Put some patchwork in your pouch from Craft Gossip

Put some patchwork in your pouch

Put some patchwork in your pouch

Amy Smart at Diary of a Quilter uses patchwork smartly (excuse the pun) in this pouch bag design. Of the project she says,

It’s a great one for using small scraps or mini charms.

True. And if you keep your selvedges, you could cut them so a bit of the fabric shows, then patchwork those. I’m sure you creatives can come up with all kinds of good ideas for this bag.

Click the link below to get the know-how.

Draw-string Shoulder Bag Tutorial, by Amy

{Image credit: Diary of a Quilter}

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