Our crafty selves will thank us for any cute easy projects. Coasters are easy and quintessential “Must Do” of all time. Cheryl explains all about making coasters with patch work on zitzmanfam.blogspot.com.This requires a basic sewing skill and can be whipped out in an hour. For six coasters you would need 12 fabric pieces of 4.5 inches each.whether you want a monotone or multi hues you can choose any colour of your choice to match or can pick bold prints and patterns.Fusible batting is needed for these coasters alternatively you can also skip using it. These easy quilted coasters can make wonderful keepsakes.Find cheryl’s tutorial HERE.
This is a non traditional type post as this is not a free pattern. You have to pay to get this quilt pattern. No, I am not an affiliate on this website. I decided to share this pattern with you as it is worth mentioning here. Pleasant Valley Creations have some quilt patterns which are totally worth paying for as they are so great looking and look advanced. I am just sharing one cool quilt design here and don’t be surprised if you easily distracted with other stunning designs there. 🙂 Have fun.
HERE is the website.
No matter you had a great pattern to quilt, sew or for any fabric DIY project, if you used a material which doesn’t suit with the pattern it all mess up. You have to choose the right fabric pattern for each and every project you do for the best results. If you are struggling with what fabric pattern to choose with your next project HERE is a tutorial on how to mix fabric patterns like a pro.
Picking fabric for your quilt is the best part. Seriously, I could choose and purchase fabric for projects all day long and never actually make them, but still feel like I was being artistic and crafty.
Picking fabric can also be frustrating. Where do I start? What if I pick something that looks bad? What if others don’t like it?
Let’s take the mindset of “just do it” when it comes to choosing fabrics for your quilt. Be bold. Go with what you like. Even if your friend tells you that it doesn’t look right.
Here are some tips for you. This is not an exhaustive list, but rather some starting points for you.
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If you own a Sewing Machine then you might be interested in this tutorial. If you don’t have a cover for your sewing machine you should consider making one as it is good for the machine. Covering up your machine can save your sewing machine from dust and it will also improve the look of your sewing space. HERE is a simple but elegant looking Sewing Machine cover tutorial you can follow to make your first sewing machine cover.
When it comes to patchwork I always imagine cusions as patchwork cusions are famous in our country. I guess it is the same in your country too. There are many patchwork designs available in the internet. Among those, these patterns took my mind because they looked different. Do check the original sources as ou may get many more patchwork ideas from there as well.
If you are new to this crafty world and being amazed by how wonderful those DIY projects are, then I am sure that you are searching for a starting point to try crafting. Starting is the most difficult part for anyone. Once you start anything, then you can continue your work if you like it a lot. Here are 19 extremely easy DIY projects to try if you are a beginner. Read the projects details HERE.
If you’ve got a really small living room but lack of seats then poufs might be a perfect solution to add up extra seats while not eating up much room. What’s so special about poufs? Those are extremely easy to make. This pouf has been made with upcycled materials by Ama from OhOhBlog. In this blog post she shares how she made it and how you can make one too.
Having a mad day with small fabric pieces which ruin your room? You might want to throw them away? Well, not yet. This tutorial may change your mind as you see what you can do with them. This is a patchwork tutorial made by MadforFabric.
Well, this is not a tutorial but I thought to share this as an inspiration for the fellow crafters. English paper piecing is an old technique which is popular right now. This purse is designed with this old technique and as you see it looks fabulous. From http://www.tildasworld.com/english-paper-piecing/