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  • Quilts & Blankets

    Project: ECHO Quilt Pattern

    By Kristy Daum

    Echo by Kristy Daum Quilt Measures – approx. 50″ x 50″ Fabric Requirements Before You Begin: Read through all directions first All seam allowances are a scant 1/4″ RST stands for “Right Sides Together” WOF stands for “Width of Fabric” Fabric requirement assumes minimum 40” between selvages Extra fabric will be required if using directional…

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  • Clothing

    Project: DIY Bridal Veil

    Making your own veil can be a great way to add a personal touch to your wedding and save hundreds of dollars. There are multiple types of veils, but in this project we will be making a single tier, fingertip length veil.   First, decide how long you want your veil to be. Standard lengths…

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  • Holiday

    Project: Decorative Felt Ornaments

    By Nicole Daksiewics

    One of my favorite holidays to craft for is Christmas – the color combinations are endless and making decorations is so fun! OLFA has several different blade options for its rotary cutters and using a Stainless Steel Pinking blade allows you to add a special flair to these felt ornaments. OLFA’s Pinking blade is also…

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  • Holiday

    Holiday Roundup

    With the holidays right around the corner we wanted to pull together some great holiday projects for you. Whether you use them for your own home, or to give away as gifts, they are sure to look great! Be sure to tag us on social media #olfacreates @olfacreates so we can see your creations! Christmas…

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  • Pillows

    Project: Chenille Cuff Pillowcase

    By Sarah Maxwell

    Each time I demo the OLFA chenille cutter I hear comments about people wanting to try it but they are worried about committing to a large project. I designed this easy chenille cuff accent for a pillowcase so quilters can try the technique and learn just how easy it is.   Materials: Sewing machine Thread…

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  • Quilts & Blankets

    The Splendid Sampler II™ Sew-along

    The Splendid Sampler™ 2 Sew Along launched June 14, 2018!! They are releasing 20 blocks (1 weekly on Thursdays) in advance of The Splendid Sample 2 book coming out on October 15, 2018 with Martingale. We are trilled to be a part of this wonderful sew along being hosted by @QuilterPatSloanand @QuiltJane. Our own Yvonne Busdeker is…

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  • Designer Spotlight

    Project: Accordion Sewn HSTs™ Dueling Mug Rugs

    By Beth Helfter

    This project is intended to introduce you to my innovative Accordion Sewn HSTs method and show how using it with one group of scrappy fabrics can create two little mug rugs with no fabrics alike in either of them. It’s pretty cool! And easy! And you just need your scrap bins! So let’s get started!…

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  • Holiday

    Project: Red, White & Blue Roundup

    With the 4th of July right around the corner we wanted to pull together some great patriotic projects for you. Whether you need something to decorate for a party, give as a gift or just wanted something something fun to do, we’ve got some great options for you! Our own OLFA Creator, Kristina Brinkerhoff, has…

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  • Other

    Project: Summer Picnic Blanket

    By Giuseppe Ribaudo

    This summer I’ll be going camping. I am already envisioning picnics by the lake. What picnic would be complete without a beautiful picnic blanket? I have no shortage of quilts I can use as picnic blankets, but we have to be smart about what we carry with us. We have a 3 mile hike just…

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  • Pillows

    Project: Quarter-Square Triangle Double-Sided Quilted Pillow 20” x 20”

    Hello fellow creators! I’m Shayla Wolf, one half of the Sassafras Lane Designs duo, and today I am sharing a fun Double-sided Quilted Pillow featuring quarter-square triangles. I love colorful, geometric and fun project designs and the best way to create these is with OLFA products. I grew up learning to sew with rotary cutters…

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  • Other

    Project: Tic Toc Tulip Quilt

    Nothing says it’s Spring like tulips! The Tic Toc Tulip Quilt  by Pam Vieira- McGinnis of Pam Kitty Morning will put you in the mood for warmer weather, plus give you a beautiful quilt to snuggle under when there’s a breeze. While Pam loves red, you can make your tulips in a rainbow of colors! A self-prescribed #olfanatic,…

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  • Applique

    Project: Free Motion Raw Edge Applique

    OLFA CREATES Free Motion Raw Edge Applique With Lori Kennedy of The Inbox Jaunt Hello, Quilters and Crafters! I’m Lori Kennedy from The Inbox Jaunt and my passion is free motion, machine quilting!  I LOVE to create new designs and share them.  I also LOVE to create pretty things to use in my house.  Free…

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