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Tutorial: Baby Jesus in the Manger (a felt ornament for your Christmas tree)

I realize it’s February but last fall was crazy, so you’re getting your annual Christmas ornament tutorial three months late.  Better late than never, right? This year, I decided that we should add a manger to the nativity scene that … Continue reading

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July Sewing: Cute Fabric, Boring Project

Now that we have two kids, we needed to have two car seat bags for checking the car seats.  I sewed one for Ellie’s new car seat in July, just before we left on our Alaska trip.  It was one … Continue reading

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Tutorial: A Flock Of Sheep (for your Christmas tree)

This year, I decided that we should have a sheep as part of our church’s annual ornament sale.  Because we made angels last year, I figured it would be fun to have some sheep, too  And there were shepherds living … 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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Tutorial: Embellished, Lined Drawstring Backpack

This tutorial is for my sister and anyone else who wants to know how to make a fancy lined drawstring backpack!  This tutorial is actually an adaptation of the In Color Order Lined Drawstring Bag tutorial.  You’ll need to go … 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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