Author Archives: Jill

About Jill

I write for the Sew News and Creative Machine Embroidery blogs. I love sewing, vintage and would love to get a comment from you!

Fast Gift Idea From Disney Frozen© No-Sew Blanket Kits

As the holidays get closer, I have been trying to figure out what do to for my two nieces. Both are under the age of four are Disney Frozen© obsessed! I have been told that they don’t need any more … Continue reading

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Robson Coat Sew-Along Starts Soon! Sew up the coat and be entered to win!

We’ve had so much fun with these sew-alongs over the past year. We saved the most ambitious pattern for last. The classic Robson Coat from Sewaholic Patterns is the perfect addition to any wardrobe. It has all that delicious tailoring … Continue reading

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Winners of the Ho Ho Ho Holiday Blog Hop 2014

What a fun holiday blog hop! And,  you guys were hoppin’! Be sure to check all the blogs stops for winner announcements. The Sew News Blog Stop Winner is Dawn D! The Creative Machine Embroidery Blog Stop Winner is Michele … Continue reading

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Meet The Designer Sharon Madsen!

Sharon Madsen has the distinction of being the Sew It All contributor that has been in the most issues. You can find her fun projects in every issue of Sew It All except for Volumes 1 and 2. To say … Continue reading

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Easy Quilted Gifts for Holiday Gift Giving – Join the Holiday Blog Tour

Today is the kick off of the Ho-Ho-Ho Holiday Blog Hop. Hop along to all the blogs listed at the end of the post for great ideas for quilters and sewers to make holiday gift giving extra special this year. … Continue reading

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Quick & Easy Halloween Costume Using Freezer Paper

It’s not too late to make a great costume! Freezer paper stencils, fabric paint and a little ingenuity are all you need to put together a quick and fun Halloween outfit. Freezer paper stencils are easy to make and can … Continue reading

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Make a costume for the family pet + Download the FREE templates!

We have a fun blog post from contributor Jessie. We can’t let the humans have all the fun, whip up a super cute doggie costume for Halloween this year and see your treats double! Be sure to check out all … Continue reading

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Final week of the Emily Bag Sew Along

It has been a lot of fun working on the ithinksew Emily Bag. We hope you were able to make the bag at home or bookmark the Sew News Blog for future reference. Let’s have Rhonda get started on the … Continue reading

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Make A Duct Tape Dummy

Have you always wanted to make a duct tape dress form? Duct tape dress forms in my opinion are far superior to store bought. A duct tape dummy will be a near exact copy of your body and dimensions. It’s … Continue reading

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Find easy to sew, low-sew Halloween costume ideas!

Read on from guest blogger Jessica G on ideas for easy Halloween costumes. Pattern Power! Pick out a costume pattern and go for it! Halloween is lurking just around the corner. Show off your sewing skills by stitching up a … Continue reading

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