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How to Make Sashiko Pot Holders

Learn to make stunning Sashiko-inspired pot holders with fiber artist and sewing educator Ellen Osten with Daily Craft TV. In this DCTV webinar, you will learn how to: Translate the Sashiko pattern from a square to a pot holder Construct a grid … Continue reading

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Learn to Make a New York Beauty Quilt with Pattern

Quilters don’t always sit at home piecing patchwork; a lot of us, including Marianne Fons and Mary Fons, love to get out and see the world. This quilt was inspired by a fabulous trip to New York City. On this … Continue reading

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Make a Maxi Dress in One Afternoon!

Learn how to make a maxi dress by following the measuring instructions to match your figure perfectly without a pattern. This dress is easy to make by simply sewing in a straight line. Also, expert Brett Bara will teach you … Continue reading

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Win an APQS longarm quilting machine with all the options worth $21,695

Our friends at APQS brought back the much-anticipated APQS Longarm Giveaway earlier this month and this time they’re giving away a Freedom longarm machine equipped with all the bells and whistles. To sign up for the contest, visit the APQS … Continue reading

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Learn How to Make Curtains with Endless Panel Variations

In this tutorial, learn to make curtains with a basic panel and see the endless variations as Pam Damour shows you how to create different styles in a snap. In this Daily Craft TV webinar, you will learn how to: … Continue reading

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Make a Baby Blanket with a Serger Machine

Experiment with an embroidery machine and a serger to create a keepsake baby blanket. In this DCTV webinar, you will learn how to make a baby blanket with one of the best instructors, Rebecca Kemp Brent! In this tutorial, you … Continue reading

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Needles and Thread: What Your Mother Never Told You

The right tools help your sewing and quilting projects progress smoothly and to look their absolute best. Grab a hold of these tools with Lynn Marie Buckley of Sew Déjà vu! Lynn will enlighten you with some great information that … Continue reading

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Make a Bucket Hat for Baby

We all have baby showers to attend and baby gifts to give, so make gift-giving easy by creating a one-of-a-kind, charming bucket hat for baby! In this DCTV class, you will learn: How to assemble the hat How to make … Continue reading

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How To Use Precut Chenille Strips to Make a Shawl

Learn how to use precut chenille strips to make a unique openwork shawl that only looks complicated. Daily Craft TV‘s Eric Drexler will walk you through the process that is sure to be a hit. In this DCTV class, you … Continue reading

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Make a Pillowcase Tote with Daily Craft TV Staff!

Learn how to sew a simple and stylish grocery tote from a pillowcase as Daily Craft TV‘s Jodi Kahn walks you through the process. In this DCTV class, you will learn: • How to upcycle a pillowcase into a fashionable … Continue reading

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