Seasonal Sewing · sewing

Raggy Christmas Trees

Are the kids getting restless? I have a solution. Grab those little bits of fabric stashed in your sewing space and you can all have a wonderful time creating Raggy Christmas Trees! They're easy, quick to make and offer lots of opportunity for creative memory making! My Raggy Christmas Tree forest began with a tree… Continue reading Raggy Christmas Trees

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10 Minute Fabric Gift Bags

The next to last installment in my Christmas Crafting series! Fabric Gift Bags were one of the goodies I made for the one-night mini Craft Bazaar at our church. I've always thought these were great since I'm all for more fabric, more of the time. If you have Christmas fabric leftovers, this is a great… Continue reading 10 Minute Fabric Gift Bags

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Gifts for Dogs & Humans – More Blogging, More Sewing

My last two Christmas posts for Coats and Clark's Sewing Secrets blog are up on their site now and ready for sharing. So, I'm sharing! Even if your holiday elf sewing is done, these are terrific projects for any season. I have a couple more quick Christmas things to share with you over the next… Continue reading Gifts for Dogs & Humans – More Blogging, More Sewing

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Nativity Scenes – Sew Silently, Sew Silently

My Christmas revolves around the Nativity. The gifts that were given by the Wise Men at the manger are remembered in the gifts we give to our family and friends. And, The Gift, that wee babe lying in the manger, is truly our reason for the season. And, so, I love Nativity Scenes and have… Continue reading Nativity Scenes – Sew Silently, Sew Silently

Seasonal Sewing · sewing · Tutorials

Scrappy, Strippy, Quick Holiday Potholders

Today is Scrappy, Strippy Potholder Day in my series of tutorials about Christmas Crafting. You can still make these! The $6 Strippy Potholders I made were one of the more popular items on my one-night Craft Bazaar table. So I wanted to share with you how easy and enjoyable they are to make! I know… Continue reading Scrappy, Strippy, Quick Holiday Potholders

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Fold-It-Like-a-Tree Christmas Napkins Tutorial-ette & Giveaway

My friend Corky makes wonderful things that she sells at Craft Bazaars all through the year. So, when I decided to make things for the one night mini-bazaar at our church, I asked her what she would suggest. Since I was using Christmas Fabrics exclusively, she told me that the neighboring table at her last… Continue reading Fold-It-Like-a-Tree Christmas Napkins Tutorial-ette & Giveaway

Seasonal Sewing · sewing · Tutorials

Quickly Sewn Fabric Baskets

As promised, I wanted to show you how to make the lovely things I sewed for a small Craft Bazaar at our church a couple of weeks ago. I started with another tutorial, so this post is kind of a tutorial-ette. My "what to make" criteria was simple: Must be quick and enjoyable to make… Continue reading Quickly Sewn Fabric Baskets