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Gift Card Sleeves

Fast, Fun, and More Gifty by Mari Martin is loaded with quick gift ideas! I chose to make the Gift Card Sleeves featured in the book because they were easy to make and useful for giving gift cards for the holidays. How easy were they? I got on a roll and made twenty in one afternoon! Plus, this is a great ...

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Tool Review Tuesday: Mighty Travel 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: Mighty Travel Iron by Dritz, Item # 82350 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Jamila

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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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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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Tool Review Tuesday: LED Needle Threader

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: LED Needle Threader by Dritz, Item #82260 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Jenna

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The Kitchen Oven Mitt

Hi again, it’s Debbie from Sew Simple. I’d like you to meet my Kitchen Oven Mitt in Connecting Threads’ book Fast, Fun, and More Gifty.  I designed this mitt for my personal use years ago.  After I had a luncheon at my home for 22 ladies, they talked me into makings some for them and putting it ...

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Tool Review Tuesday: Design Wall

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: Design Wall by Fons & Porter, Item # 81921 Connecting Threads Special Guest Reviewer: Amy Smart

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