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    Personalized Mini Notebook

    Pick these tiny books up in the stationery aisle and then make them as tiny gifts for your friends… or to keep yourself on track! It’s easy to embellish with scrap booking supplies and OLFA decorative blades. Consider making these for yourself, or friends or family members to use for note-taking on the go. Your…

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    Project: Paper-Covered Stacking Storage Boxes

    These charming paper-covered boxes will help you keep your home organized in every room. Use your scrap book supplies and your imagination to make each box different. Consider making a new set for every season. Then when empty or out of season, simply stack within each other for easy storage. BEFORE YOU START Supplies listed…

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  • Project

    Project: Ombre Table Runner

    Varied shades of aqua and subtle shifts in whites and creams add a playful, yet sophisticated quality to this table runner, created by the June Spotlight Designer, Patty Sloniger. Patty used all Cotton Couture solids to create this ombre effect, but thinks it would be just as interesting using printed fabrics. In fact, this pattern…

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  • Designer Spotlight

    June Designer Spotlight Patty Sloniger

    Kicking off the summer is the Designer Spotlight for June, Patty Sloniger. Patty is an artist who creates not only with traditional artist’s media such as paper and canvas, but with fabric as well. As a sewer, she gravitates mainly toward quilting and embroidery but applies it toward a variety of projects from home dec…

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    5 Super Kids’ Craft Kits for Summer

    Before you know it, school’s out. YIKES! Rather than fretting what to do, bring on summer and fun ideas to keep active kids busy. Plan now and you can premake some cool grab-and-go DIY craft kits so the kids have something fresh and fun to keep them busy when there’s “nothin’ to do.” Keep it…

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  • Other

    Project: Chalk Birthday Banner

    Created by Kelly McCants of Modern June, this Chalk Birthday Banner is our spotlight for the month of May. Kelly told us that “This project uses the three tools that I just can’t live without in my sewing studio; a comfy, retractable rotary cutter, a self-healing cutting mat, and 6” x 24” ruler. I lovingly…

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    Give Crafts the Royal Treatment

    Ready to give yourself and your crafts the royal treatment? Then the OLFA® Emperor Purple 45mm Splash Handle Rotary Cutter is the next heir in the OLFA rotary cutter family tree. It’s inherited all the qualities you love about its predecessors, and gives you that trend-forward feel with all the value of the OLFA Splash line….

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  • Holiday

    Project: Greeting Cards That Show Mom & Dad Love

    What better occasion than Mother’s Day and Father’s Day to show our parents how much we appreciate the amazing things they do for us? With both holidays right around the corner, now is the time to start brainstorming personalized, one-of-a-kind card ideas you can make and they’ll never forget. Nothing shows the love better than…

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    Personalized Labels for Your Quilt!

    The last stitch has been made to the binding and now your quilt is complete—really? Not yet! Your work isn’t done until you’ve attached a label to it that identifies you as the quilter who put sweat and a lot of love into this project. Adding a quilt label is the same as signing your…

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  • Back to School

    Project: Kid’s Tote Bag

    This simple tote is not only ideal for kids to use, but the pattern has been designed so kids are able to help make their own. Sized to easily hold a water bottle and a few other odds and ends, this is a great tote for carrying a snack to the game. BEFORE YOU START:…

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    Jacob’s Ladder Reversible Table Runner

    This home decor project, based on the classic children’s wooden toy, is not only fun to use, but it’s also reversible, giving your tabletop quick two-looks-in-one versatility whenever you want to switch things up! BEFORE YOU START All seam allowances are ½” Finished size is approximately 8” wide x 51” long Each finished block is…

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    Project: Greek Crossing

    This quilt design is shared with us from the December Spotlight Designer, Brenda Ratliff. Brenda designed this quilt with one of her favorite traditional blocks, the Greek Cross. The block has been oversized at 18”, which allows you to show off a feature print or novelty fabric in the center of each block. Or the…

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