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Color Book Tutorial/Sew-Along, Part 3: Sewing The Cover and Trimming the Pages

This is Part Three of my Color Book Tutorial/Sew-Along.  For an introduction to this tutorial plus the finished book and links to all the other parts of this tutorial, see this post. It’s time to finish sewing the pages by … Continue reading

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Color Book Tutorial/Sew-Along, Part 2: Sewing the Pages!

This is Part Two of my Color Book Tutorial/Sew-Along.  For an introduction to this tutorial and to see the finished book and a table of contents for all the parts, see this post. Don’t forget to enter the giveaway! In … Continue reading

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Color Book Tutorial/Sew-Along, Part 1, bonus material, continued: more fabric inspiration

This is the second bonus edition of Part One of my Color Book Tutorial/Sew-Along.  For an introduction to this tutorial and to see the finished book and a table of contents for all the parts, see this post. Next week, … Continue reading

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Color Book Tutorial/Sew-Along: Stop Cutting!

I just realized that my cutting directions are incorrect for the color book tutorial.  Sorry about that! Rather than cutting twelve 8.5 by 8.5 inch squares of muslin, you really need to cut ten of those plus two 9×9 inch … Continue reading

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Color Book Tutorial/Sew-Along, Part 1, bonus material: some more fabric tips

This is the bonus edition of Part One of my Color Book Tutorial/Sew-Along.  For an introduction to this tutorial and to see the finished book and a table of contents for all the parts, see this post. I’m currently writing … Continue reading

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Color Book Tutorial/Sew-Along, Part 1: Selecting and Preparing Materials

This is Part One of my Color Book Tutorial/Sew-Along.  For an introduction to this tutorial and to see the finished book and a table of contents for all the parts, see this post. Your first step is to collect the … Continue reading

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Color Book Sew-Along/Tutorial

Over a year ago, my Aunt Zona requested that I post a tutorial for how to make a color book like the ones I sewed for Ellie and her cousin Luke.  I’m finally getting ready to sew one again so … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Simple Angel Felt Ornament

This year, when we decided to have an angel ornament as part of our annual ornament sale, I was surprised by the lack of simple angel ornament tutorials available.  All that I could find were either extremely cutesy and stylized … Continue reading

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A Flock of Felt Birds: A tutorial just in time for Christmas!

It seems fairly ironic to me that the first tutorial I’ve put on this blog is for a hand-sewn item when I love to machine sew and very rarely do any hand sewing anymore.  But regardless, I’ve loved making these … Continue reading

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