Category Archives: books

Through 6/18, all books are 40% off!

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We have a special announcement! For one week only (ends 6/18) ALL of our books are 40% off. This year’s book sales have been a little more limited than in previous years in that we’ve only been able to put select books on sale. That’s why this sale is so exciting! Whether you’re looking for new books, bestselling books, or technique-specific books, this is the week to get them because the prices …

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Gifty Galore 2012: Terrific Tri-Fold Wallet

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You guys are in for a small challenge, I mean a treat! I chose to sew up a this adorable tri-fold wallet from the book A Bag for all Reasons by Lisa Lam for our final Gifty Galore 2012 project. This wallet features a coin pouch, 8 card slots, and a separate small pocket space for recipts.  My current wallet is packed with recipts, so I know that this extra pocket will come in handy for me. During the long winter (rainy) months here in the Northwest, I tend to flock towards anything bright and festive; that’s why I chose to sew this one up in our Riveria II fabric collection

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My Gifty Galore Project – Evening Star Makeup Case

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You’ll soon notice a reoccurring theme with me and the projects I take on.  I’m overly ambitious and absolutely love projects made from super small piecing.  I loved this little makeup case from Sweet & Simple Patchwork Gifts by Hisako Arai and Yoko Sanjo and thought it was a great project to work on.  Although I love the look of small pieced projects, I’m not a very patient person.  So this project let me attempt the work of small piecing but at a manageable rate.

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