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Tool Review Tuesday: Giveaway!

This Tool Review Tuesday is dedicated to one of the hottest quilting tools of all — the iron. Irons are a vital tool during the entire quilting and sewing process for a multitude of reasons. They allow you to: Press your fabric and remove any wrinkles or puckers Ensure your fabric measurements (and cuts!) are accurate Press, set, and nest your seams so they lay the ...

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Tool Review Tuesday: Wonder Under

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: Wonder Under by Pellon Consumer Products, Item #21206 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Anita What is this tool ...

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Meet the Designer! Q+A with Cheryl Arkison

Quilt blogger Cheryl Arkison is known for her fun projects and passion for crafting. She has written numerous books on the art of quilting and continues to create wonderful pieces all while raising her three young kids. Cheryl’s career has now been taken to new heights by collaborating with us to design her first fabric line. Featuring 20 black, white, and grey prints inspired by the marks we make in life, Tag is one of the newest collections ...

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Tool Review Tuesday: Hold It Precision Stiletto

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: Hold It Precision Stiletto by Clover, Item #82173 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Anita

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CT Flannel Gifts for Everyone You Love!

Winter’s coming quick, and CT has released an awesome flannel novelty collection just in time to bundle up for it! Not only can you now find four new and exclusive, unbelievably soft prints to choose from, but we also carry other flannel collections such as Blast Off!, Pumpkin Party Flannels, and our Quilter’s Candy basics in an assortment of prints and colors to cover any project you’ve got in mind. This ...

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Teapot Cozy

Project 22, Tea Cozy, is our last project from Fast, Fun, and More Gifty. Found on page 52, it’s perfect for a 16-24 ounce┬átea pot. This cozy will do the job keeping your tea warm while leisurely sipping a cup or two. It’s such a simple sew! Stitch strips together, quilt, cut out the shape, and bind. This cozy is made from ...

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Tool Review Tuesday: YoYo Makers

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: YoYo Makers by Clover, Item # 81857, 81858, 81837, 81838 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Jenna

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Tool Review Tuesday: Wedge Iron

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: Wedge Iron by Clover, Item #82300 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Ann

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Tool Review Tuesday: Zirkel Magnetic Pin Holder

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: Zirkel Magnetic Pin Holder by Jeremiah LLC, Item # 82345, 82337, 82379 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Judy

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Striped Pillow

Today, Project 18 is our Stripped Pillowcase for a more formal use than just travel. Found on page 30 of our Fast, Fun, and More Gifty book, there are instructions for constructing the little pillowcase two different ways. It was designed so you can use up any leftover 2-1/2″ strips that might be in your stash or scrap bag.

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