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Random Acts of Quilt Kindness: Quilted Postcards

Mail that isn’t junk mail is a luxury these days, but still how do you make snail mail more exciting? QUILT IT! What better way to show your faraway friends that you’re thinking of them than to send them a quilted postcard with a sincere, handwritten note. Here’s a quick and easy tutorial for how to make your own quilted postcard to send to the people that you love! This tutorial is great for using scraps and you can mix it up by using any combination of colors or prints that you have on hand. You can also find a BONUS free printable version of this tutorial at the bottom of the page, so keep reading! Tools: Fabric scissors (or rotary...

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Random Acts of Quilt Kindness: Pocket Hugs

Sometimes the people you love are far away, but you still want them to know how much you love and care about them. What better way than to send them a Pocket Hug – a little tiny quilt they can carry around with them, give a little squeeze. Also included with is a FREE BONUS printable version of this tutorial.

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How to: Sew a Zip Up Pouch

It's a great day for a quick (cute) sew! Carry your computer or tablet in style with a zip pouch made from your favorite fabric...I'll show you how easy it is to make and some fun ideas for making yours personal. You can use the same techniques to make a tablet case, portfolio, or hold-all for anything you need handy!

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Sew Your Love this Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day is one of those holidays that kind of has it all: pretty colors and sparkly gifts to give, chocolate and flowers, tons of crafty potential for homemade giving…and it’s ALL about the ones you love. What can be better than that? This year we are pulling out the fabric scrap bin to make extra special cards for the extra special people in our lives. This cute project is easily done on a weekend afternoon and sure to send a caring message to the lucky recipients. Making cards with fabric scraps is super easy, but the cuteness payoff is off the charts. You can use supplies you already have on hand: fabric scraps, scissors, thread, rotary cutter supplies and your sewing machine. You’ll...

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