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May 29, 2019
My First Time on the Sewing Machine from Art Gallery Fabrics-The Creative Blog

Hello makers,

The last few days, I’ve decided to tackle something I never thought I would try (at least by myself)... sewing on the sewing machine. As a kid, my grandma loved to sew but she never used a sewing machine, everything she ever did was by hand, and she passed those skills down to me. Growing up, she would have me sit next to her on her bed, set down a pile of socks, shirts, pants, anything with holes, and have me sew up the holes to practice. I really enjoyed that time with my grandma, it was ...

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February 15, 2019
My Favorite Iron for Quilting from Mulberry Patch Quilts

One New Year resolution for 2019 is to organize leftover scraps, so I decided to spend a little time this morning ironing the mess. It just makes it so much easier to find what I need. That made me think about how much I love my iron…and about sharing that with you.

You may remember the earlier blog about the problems I had with the Rowenta Pro Steam Iron. I desperately needed a new iron. There are so many irons out there, I had no idea where to start.

Then I remembered the iron I used while I was ...

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November 21, 2018
How-to: Unpick Machine Quilting from Piece N Quilt

Over the years I've had to unpick machine quilting more than I'd like to admit. Although I'd love to live by the stadard of "it's a design element" there are times that you just have to unpick. In this little machine quilting video I'm sharing the method I like to use to unpick my machine quilting.

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December 21, 2017
5 Things to Know to Improve your Sewing Projects from Art Gallery Fabrics-The Creative Blog

Hi Sewing Friends, 

It's that time of year where we start thinking about the year that has past and what we have accomplished. Reflecting on the year that has past I have had many great accomplishments! One thing that always ends up on my New Year's Resolution list is to sew more and to become better at my craft because we all know,  "practice makes perfect"!   This year I focused on project completion because if you are a perfectionist like me most often times you end up with a million unfinished projects. No matter if you have been ...

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