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4 FREE Flannel Quilt DIY Ideas!

It’s fall! And that means two things: pumpkin spice lattes and flannel.

Presenting: 4 FREE fun flannel quilt ideas! Flannel quilts are the perfect fall quilting project. These fuzzy patchwork blankets make great gifts, family photo props, and let’s face it, can you think of anything cozier than a flannel quilt draped over every chair?

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Campfire Quilt Pattern

Download the Campfire Quilt Pattern here! Interested in making your own Log Cabin? I have a free blog tutorial here or, if you'd rather see a book full of patterns, below are a few fantastic options:

Even though I fall into the modern quilter category, one of my favorite topics of interest is the history and tradition of quilting.

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What’s So Special About Bias Binding?

So, you finished sewing together the body of your quilt, and you’re feeling like a rockstar. Yeah, I know that feeling. Like you could take on the world… but what you really want to do is just keep quilting. Well, hold on to that feeling, baby, because you still have to finish off your quilt with a killer binding.

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Sew Pro Convention: Part 1

If you are asking yourself, “What is Sew Pro? Why have I not heard about this?”

Take solace in that you may not be alone. Sew Pro is brand spank'n new and, if you're like me and hear about things 6 months after they happen, sadly you will have to wait until the next Sew Pro to hop in on the fun.

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Fabric Starch: Get it or forget it?

Fabric Starch: Not Just for Your Grandpa

You might associate fabric starch with the pleats on your grandpa’s jeans… but he’s not the only one who uses starch. Quilters use fabric starch, too! Fabric starch is a magical spray-on formula that stiffens fabric, making it easier for you to work with while quilting… especially when you’re sewing intricate, complex patterns.

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Observer Fabric: April Rhodes Blog Tour

What's your color?

(It’s a broad question, but just grab the first word that flutters into your brain.)

Got it? Don’t feel pegged down by it. Like myself, it probably changes based on season, mood, or current fabric obsession. If you were to ask me a last week, I’d say SPARKLES!!

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