Monthly Archives: October 2016

Clutch Bag

This little Clutch Bag by Mari Martin was really fun to sew up. Quick and easy to be sure. The pattern can be found in Fast, Fun, & More Gifty. It is just the right size for all the essentials while you are ...

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Tool Review Tuesday: Perle Cotton Thread

It’s Tool Review Tuesday! This is where we choose a tool, do some rigorous product testing, and produce a review that gives you the nitty-gritty details needed before you add something to your cart. Featured Tool: Perle Cotton Thread by Presencia Connecting Threads Reviewer: Judy

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Tool Review Tuesday: Frixion Erasable Gel Pens

It’s Tool Review Tuesday! This is where we choose a tool, do some rigorous product testing, and produce a review that gives you the nitty-gritty details needed before you add something to your cart. Featured Tool: Frixion Erasable Gel Pens by Pilot, Item #82263, 82264, 82262 Connecting Threads Guest Reviewer: Bea Lee, avid quilter and pattern designer

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Catching Hearts Bell Pull

 Project 14 in Fast, Fun, and More Gifty is the Catching Hearts Bell Pull. This is my very first bell pull and I love it. Years ago, I was a member of The Embroider’s Guild of America and was quite intrigued with the embroidered bell pulls. It was the first time I’d heard of them ...

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Two Hearts Pattern

Two Hearts is project number seven in the Fast, Fun, and More Gifty book.  There are 22 fun projects total, and all of them are quick and easy to make. This is such a cute pattern. In the book the project is made in flannel but it would also look great in regular cotton fabric or wool. The applique can be hand stitched ...

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Tool Review Tuesday: Cute Cuts Self Healing Cutting Mat

It’s Tool Review Tuesday! This is where we choose a tool, do some rigorous product testing, and produce a review that gives you the nitty-gritty details needed before you add something to your cart. Featured Tool: Cute Cuts Self Healing Cutting Mat by Riley Blake Designs, Item #82388 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Teri

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Tool Review Tuesday: Bloc Loc HST Ruler

It’s Tool Review Tuesday! This is where we choose a tool, do some rigorous product testing, and produce a review that gives you the nitty-gritty details needed before you add something to your cart. Featured Tool: Bloc Loc Half Square Triangle Ruler by Bloc Loc, Item #82266, 82267, 82268, 82269 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Ann

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Tea with Miss Molly

Hi! My name is Cindy from Quilt Doodle Designs. I am known for my whimsical appliqué designs. I am doodling all of the time! I was so thrilled to design ‘Little Miss Molly’ for the ‘Fast, Fun, and More Gifty’ Book by Connecting Threads. When developing this project I knew I wanted to make something for ...

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