Tutorial: How to Paper Piece (the lazy way)

I’ve been meaning to write this paper-piecing tutorial for aaaaaages. I love to paper piece (or foundation piece, depending on your side of the pond). No, not little paper hexies sewn painstakingly by hand, but rather sewing fabric to paper to achieve a level of accuracy very difficult to achieve in traditional piecing. Most often I […]

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Easy IKEA Expedit Washi Hack

I was just sitting here thinking, hm, this washi tape in my hand looks like it might be the exact same width as my IKEA Expedit bookshelves. And lo’ and behold, they are! What’s more, I have multiple brands sitting here and they’re ALL the exact same width. So with that in mind, here’s the […]

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WIP Wednesday Cargo Duffle and Plusses

My mom and I are doing a sew along together on the cargo duffle pattern by NoodleHead, free on the Kaufman website. Mom is much further along than I am. Here’s hers. She basically just needs to put the snaps on at this point. I helped her choose the fabric. You can tell. Mine’s in […]

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Finished Cross Block Quilt

Just popping in quickly to show off the finished cross block baby quilt for the new niece or nephew due in a few months! The parents don’t learn the gender until birth so I’m hoping it’s gender-neutral enough.   Fabrics are Ikea’s nummer print (which I’ve heard is going out of print soon so I’m […]

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