Learn How to Make Curtains with Endless Panel Variations

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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:

  • Identify the differences between sewing garments and sewing draperies
  • Cut, press, and insert the lining into a curtain panel
  • Pair the correct lining with any given curtain panel

Every home can use a lovely set of curtain panels. Learn how to make your own today!

You can see one of the many curtain design options in the photo below.

Make your own curtain panels.

 Watch a preview for this informative DCTV tutorial here! 

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Make a Baby Blanket with a Serger Machine

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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 will learn how:

  • Style and function come together during the sewing process
  • To cut and create ruffles as edging using your serger
  • To add embroidery that suits your tastes

Create a quick and easy baby blanket for gifting or giving! An example of a completed baby blanket is shown below.

A home made keepsake baby blanket by Daily Craft TV.

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Needles and Thread: What Your Mother Never Told You

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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 your mother never told you. Follow along to ensure a fabulous finish for every sewing and quilting project!

In this Daily Craft TV webinar, you will learn how to:

  • Identify needle types and sizes
  • Identify thread types and sizes
  • Take advantage of tips for working with specialty threads
  • Select the right needles and threads for specific projects
  • Identify stitch quality according to thread tension

The knowledge you will gain from this episode about various needles and threads will benefit you for your entire crafting career!

Watch the video preview here! 

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Make a Bucket Hat for Baby

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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 and attach the brim
  • How to finish the hat by bringing it all together

Personalize your hat by making it reversible or adding a pocket on the outside. The sky’s the limit! Any way you sew it, it’s a fun and versatile project.

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 Watch the preview for this DCTV class here!

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How To Use Precut Chenille Strips to Make a Shawl

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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 will learn:

• What type of stabilizer is right for the job
• How to prepare and sew stabilizer and chenille strips together
• How to prepare your finished shawl for wear

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Shawls are so versatile – wear for warmth or add pizazz to an outfit. They can be functional and stylish! Watch this how-to class to learn more.

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Make a Pillowcase Tote with Daily Craft TV Staff!

DCtv_logo5Learn 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 and modern accessory
• How to accurately measure fabric for a load-bearing bag
• How to add colorful edging for a fabulous finished tote

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Save yourself some money by making your own grocery tote from an old pillowcase and having fun while you do it!

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 How to Make a Tote Bag for Groceries

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Essentials for Your Sewing Studio

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Your sewing studio should reflect your personal style and individual needs. Learn about items that are essential to any studio. Marty Moon will suggest purchased, repurposed/recycled and unique items that constitute “must haves” in a working studio, offering a budget-balanced approached for the tools in an ideal sewing space.

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In this DCTV class, you will learn:

  • To outfit your studio according to your needs
  • Which items are best new or repurposed/recycled
  • About which scissors, rotary mats, cutters and rulers to use

If you want to improve the look and functionality of your sewing studio, this show is a must-see!

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We Love the Reliable Iron!

Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting wants to give a big welcome to nav-logoReliable as our iron sponsor for the upcoming PBS Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting TV 2300 series! We’re so excited to be working with this great company. We know we can count on Reliable products for innovative, high-quality irons with user-friendly technology and features. We are thrilled to partner with them!

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Visit Reliable today and stay tuned for our 2300 TV series!

 

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Up-cycle a Sweater Into a Cardigan!

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Learn how to combine a knit sweater and a plaid skirt to create a couture cardigan. Add some oomph to your closet with this fun and easy Daily Craft TV project!

In this DCTV class, you will learn:

• Measuring and cutting tricks when working with plaid
• How to embellish a plain sweater with an exciting plaid design
• How to add a sleeve detail to a sweater from a skirt

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Check out Sonya Nimri’s great innovative design that is simple and inexpensive to create!

Click the picture below to watch this video!

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Quilting with Paper Foundation Piecing by Nancy Mahoney

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Daily Craft TV‘s Nancy Mahoney shows how to create sharp points and unusual angles the easy way by quilting with foundation piecing.

In this Daily Craft TV class, you will learn:

  • Nancy’s fool proof techniques for basic paper piecing
  • How to pre-cut your patches to eliminate fabric waste
  • How to trim as you go for accuracy

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Nancy shares valuable tips and technique for creating a stunning paper pieced quilt and takes the mystery out of it!

Click the photo below to watch this video. Pattern included with the video!

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