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    Create a Sunshine Tote with Joanna Marsh

    By Joanna Marsh

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    Earth Day Fun! Create an Up-cycled Beach Bag

    Happy Earth Day! Every year on April 22, 133 countries demonstrate support for environmental protection. 2020 is the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day and has a very challenging theme: Climate Change. This huge problem has several small solutions, and one of them is upcycling. When we reuse something, we give it another life of value….

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    January 2020 Slice & Stitch

    By Sarah Gozzo

    Welcome to the first Slice & Stitch Challenge of the year! We’ve teamed up with Aurifil again to bring you 6 more challenges for 2020! One OLFA Ambassador and one Aurifil Artisan will receive the same products and create a project or tips / tutorial for you! Additionally Michael Miller Fabrics is supplying solids from…

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    Project: Reclaimed Leather Wall Pockets

    By Randa Roberts

    Everyone likes to keep organized. Designer Randa Roberts has developed a wonderful system for keeping supplies, tools, and everyday necessities organized. Using cork and recycled leather, you can make her Reclaimed Leather Wall Pockets in just a few hours. RECLAIMED LEATHER WALL POCKETS Time to make: 2-3 hours. Skill level: all levels How To Use…

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  • Back-to-school

    Project: Carry It All Pouch

    By Carla Peicheff

    You can download and print this project here.   Who doesn’t need a great little pouch to carry those much needed notions? Select your favorite fabrics and create a pouch with personality! Fabric: “BLUSH” BY JEN ALLYSON FOR MY MIND’S EYE / RILEY BLAKE Thread: Aurifil Materials Needed: OLFA 45mm Splash Cutter OLFA 12×18 Splash Self-Healing…

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    March Slice & Stitch Challenge

    By Joanna Marsh

    Welcome to the second of six (6) Slice & Stitch Challenges that we’ve teamed up with Aurifil to bring you! One OLFA Ambassador and one Aurifil Artisan will receive the same products and create a project just for you! This month Joanna and Isabelle both were given an OLFA 45mm Deluxe Handled Rotary Cutter with Specialty Blades…

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  • Back-to-school

    Project: Wool Pencil Case

    By Lee Chappell Monroe

    Store your artist’s pencils, scissors, or small rotary tools in the zippered case made from wool.   Supplies: Two 4×11” pieces of thick wool/wool felt One 9” zipper 40 wt thread Print one copy of Pencil Case Template here     OLFA Supplies: OLFA 12″ Rotating Rotary Mat (RM-12S) OLFA 6″x12″ Square Frosted Acrylic Ruler…

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    Project: Do-It-Yourself Tool Tote

    Keeping sewing and craft tools organized and in one spot can be a pain – but not with this clever tote! Using quilted fabric and easy sewing techniques, you can quickly put together a sturdy caddy for rulers, cutters and cutting mats that is both trendy and fun. You can even customize your tote to…

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    Project: Summer Beach Bag

    This multi-purpose bag is a stylish way to carry all your summer essentials. Big enough for your beach gear, or use it as a stylish laundry bag. It’s reversible too, giving you two bags in one. BEFORE YOU START Bag in picture used extended measurements for increased depth. For a video tutorial on boxing corners,…

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    Project: College Laundry Bag

    DIY College Laundry Bag from OLFA

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    Project: Baker Street Bag

    This fun bag design is shared with us from the January Designer Spotlight, Sara Lawson of Sew Sweetness. This small bag features inner topstitched pockets and a recessed zipper top closure. Use your favorite fabric print to stitch this bag up in a pleasant afternoon of sewing! BEFORE YOU START Read all instructions before beginning.  All…

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    Scallop Zipper Pouches

    OLFA® | Scallop Zipper Pouches

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