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DKQ- Quilt A Long Part 12- Carolina Lilly

In this installment we are going to do a Carolina Lilly block. I needed more novelty blocks for my sampler quilt to give it more visual appeal.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Sunday Herald

Craft workshop

Pin cushions can be decorative as well as practical, so I chose some cute fabric and I keep this on display when not in use.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Examiner.com

Free Christmas in July Crochet, Knitting, Sewing, Quilting and Craft Projects

Free pattern Friday this week is a selection of free patterns includes 8 Christmas in July Patterns and Projects .

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Design News

Fast, Cheap, Stretchable Electronics Made With Sewing Machine

Engineers at Purdue University have come up with a novel way to make stretchable electronics that expand to five times their original length.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

KISU-TV Pocatello

Sewing with Nancy

SEWING WITH NANCY, TV's longest- running sewing program, continues the tradition of bringing the best in contemporary sewing, quilting and home decorating ideas to public television viewers.

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Alabama Live

It's not a wrap, but Amanda Browder's 'Magic Chromacity' coming closer to adorning UAB...

Community volunteers pulled, straightened and draped long strips of colored fabric in the lobby of UAB's Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts Thursday afternoon, folding, matching and contrasting colors, preparing for the unveiling of a unique art installation on the UAB campus.

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Patch.com

Summer Fun At Warren Schools

Following in the footsteps of over 20 years of successful summers, the current 2014 Summer Fun program has been shining brighter ever day! This summer, there are 35 teachers and paraprofessionals working with over 300 children enrolled.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Wendy Knits!

A Huge FO

A wee mouse, knit for one of Loki's online pals. I used some Socks That Rock Lightweight in the Lucky colorway that was leftover from the T-Rex I knit a couple of months ago.

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Daily Herald

Glen Crest asks community to take Pillowcase Challenge

Glen Crest Middle School staff members are asking community families to take The Pillowcase Challenge by making pillowcases for chemotherapy patients at the Central DuPage Hospital Cancer Center and the Elmhurst Memorial Cancer Center.

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Ashbourne News Telegraph

Curtain/blind making...

Spacious workroom where you can learn patchwork and quilting, make new cushions, curtains, blinds etc for your home and/or dressmaking.

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Ballard News-Tribune

At Large in Ballard: Artistry

They happen to be all women. They are all artists. But what really links all the women sitting together in the Crafts Room of the Ballard Senior Center is that they cannot just sit.

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InStyle

Whata s Right Meow: Your Cat Will Love These Cute Mini Tipis

With this in mind, Elan Bentov and Megan Mah created Cat Tipi , a line of charming kitty homes that are as practical as they are adorable.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Freshnews

Summer Quilting Vacations Made Easy: QuiltingHub's Route...

QuiltingHub distinguishes itself from other quilting resource sites thanks in part to its route planning tool.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

PSFK

Design Concepts Aim At Creating A More Sustainable Wardrobe

A pen that mends your clothes, a wardrobe that makes new clothes from your throw-aways, and a machine that turns plastic bottles into t-shirts.

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Sew News

Summer Breeze - Sew Along Week 3 Ties, Pleats, Gathering & Notches

This week is a packed post! We will be sewing up the ties, creating the front drape and sewing the shoulder and side seams.

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Threads

Underlining with Fusible Interfacing

I think of underlining as the secret ingredient of sewing. It adds body, support, and durability to a garment; makes most fabrics easier to sew, and can often transform a fabric making it suitable for a silhouette or type of garment that, otherwise, would not have worked.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Big News Network.com

West Virginia camp to teach sewing skills to kids

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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CBS Local

Philadelphia Continues Centuries-Old Tradition of Hand-Sewn Government Flags

The nation's presidential and vice presidential flags are embroidered by hand. And that work is only done in one place: Philadelphia.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Detroit News

Serger a handy tool for those who sew

Velda Kirby, right, helps student Vickie Nesom of Grosse Pointe thread her machine as Elfreda Joy, left, works on a sample piece during a 'Serger Basics' class in Dearborn.

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The Arizona Republic

Phoenix woman labors to give 150 quilts to troops

A Phoenix resident has set out to complete a labor of love: sewing 150 quilts for her stepson's army battalion.

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