Christmas Placemats

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I’ve really enjoyed making these placemats!  What I really love the most about making them, is writing the words of the Christmas carols, and bible verses that run through my head this time of year! You might think this is curved piecing, but it is NOT!  I simply free-cut with my rotary cut, a soft, undulating line on a piece …

Love Bears… ALL

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You’ve read it before.  A FUN foot to have, and to use!  PLAY.   I cannot say it any plainer. Because I believe in repetition… this is the width and length setting for attaching this RAZZLE DAZZLE thread. I painted cheesecloth awhile back.  So I found it  (Yay) as well as the pom poms and the fused fabric flowers… So this …

Bernina Foot #39; a couching technique

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This is a (Bernina) must-have foot for lots of reasons! Most machines will have something similar… Tomorrow, I plan to showcase a project that shows this technique on an entire easy table runner project, utilizing some left-over scraps of silk I was given.  (There’s a teaser photo at the end)… YOU too, can creatively apply this easy-to-use and very simple …