Archive for the 'quilt(ing)' Category

Laptop bag from a pillow case

29 June, 2008

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  • Post: Laptop bag from a pillow case
  • Main Site: Craft Chi
  • Artist/Author: Amy
  • Registration Required?: No
  • Free?: Yes
  • Via:
  • Other: actually made from a quilted pillow sham

    • Slice and Dice Block

      19 June, 2008

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    • Post: Slice and Dice Tutorial
    • Main Site: Patchy Work of Mini Grey
    • Artist/Author: Helen
    • Registration Required?: No
    • Free?: Yes
    • Via:
    • Other:

      • Olive Rose Quilt

        19 June, 2008

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      • Post: Olive Rose Quilt and Olive Rose Quilt
      • Main Site: valoriwells
      • Artist/Author: Valorie Wells
      • Registration Required?: No
      • Free?: Yes
      • Via:
      • Other: more tutorials

        • Fabric Postcards

          23 February, 2008

          fabric postcard

        • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
        • Post: How to Make a Fabric Postcard
        • Main Site: about.com
        • Artist/Author: Janet Wickell
        • Registration Required? No
        • Free? Yes
        • via:
        • Other:
        • Hyena In Petticoats: Cathedral Window Quilt Tutorial

          3 September, 2007

           cathedral window quilt

        • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
        • Post: Hyena In Petticoats: Cathedral Window Quilt Tutorial
        • Main Site: http://hyena-in-petticoats.blogspot.com/ This is the blog formerly known as paper.string.cloth
        • Artist/Author: Hyena In Petticoats, Adelaide, Australia.I am a twenty-something, bad mouthed bartender from South Australia. With an Art History degree under my belt, I am out to single handedly tackle the world armed with a sewing machine. Gin and Tonic in hand, I aim to create handmade and unique items that celebrate their imperfection and ooze creative freedom. My stuffed toys are available in my Etsy shop….. I use a Nikon D40 digital SLR with the kit lens.
        • Registration Required? No
        • Free? Yes
        • via:
        • Other: I think this pattern makes such a beautiful quilt, and it makes a great take-along project when you’re on the go.
        • Quilted Fabric Wallet Tutorial — that*darn*kat

          3 September, 2007

        • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
        • Post: Quilted Fabric Wallet Tutorial — that*darn*kat
        • Main Site: http://darnkat.wordpress.com/
        • Artist/Author: no ‘about’ page
        • Registration Required? No
        • Free? Yes
        • Other: [This] wallet here has eight credit card slots, two pockets for bills/receipts, and a double-snap closure.
        • making perfect circles or other shapes

          24 August, 2007

           

        • Tutorial/Pattern Included?  Yes
        • Post: Making Perfect Circles or Other Shapes
        • Main Site: stitch.rip.repeat.
        • Artist/Author: Beth Howard
        • Registration Required? No
        • Free? Yes
        • Other: Beth says:

          I’m always coming up with ideas for quilts that involve curves or otherwise un-patchworkable pieces. This it the best way I know to precisely attach shapes to one another without hand stitching it (which is also rewarding, just not so fast)

        • Also check out

            Festive Bunting/Banners
            Printing Your Own Fabric

          • Simple Start Stunning Finish

            22 August, 2007

            Newbook 

          • Tutorial/Pattern Included? tons of ’em!
          • Post: New Book!!
          • Main Site: http://valoriwells.typepad.com/valori_wells/
          • Artist/Author: Valori Wells
          • Registration Required? No
          • Free? retail price $27.95
          • Other: Woohoo! I won this book at Valori’s blog when she was announcing its publication! It’s absolutely beautiful, and like taking a master class with Valori herself. I can’t wait to do some of the projects from it. And congrats, Valori, on the birth of Violette!
          • Disappearing 9 Patch Tutorial

            19 June, 2007

             

            Disappearing 9 Patch Tutorial

          • Tutorial/Pattern Included? yes
          • Post: Disappearing 9 Patch Tutorial
          • Main Site: Quilts & ATCs
          • Artist/AuthorHelen in the UK
          • Registration Required? No
          • Free? Yes
          • Other: Thanks to Amy at Ibby Bee Quilts for the pointer to this technique! See her beautiful blue and white variation here.
          • How many blocks will I need for my quilt?

            20 May, 2007

            A complete set of tables to help you calculate how many blocks of a particular size (from 3″ to 24″) you will need to complete various size quilts.

            Sample table, 24″ blocks:

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            Quilt Collections – How Many Blocks Do I Need?

            3 tutorials at The Art of Rose Roshbrooke

            13 May, 2007

            Rose Rushbrooke, Artist. Quiltmaker, and Fractalist, has three tutorials available at her site:

            Favorite Tutorials from Heather Bailey

            10 May, 2007

            Heather Bailey is the Queen of Tutorials. She Rules! (Heather, I’d like to put your header or a pic from your website here… may I?)

            Quilt Binding with a No-Show Joint–Video

            10 May, 2007

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            found via

            home page of originating site:

            direct link to video (6:09)

            Mango Mood, by Melody Johnson

            8 February, 2007

            Mango Mood–Hand dyed cottons, fused, hand and machine quilted. 8.75″x19.5″

            by Melody Johnson at Fibermania

            It doesn’t get much more spectacular than this!

            Sunshine’s Creations: yoyos

            1 February, 2007

            Sunshine’s Creations: wip

            Beautiful, bountiful yoyos!

            Note to self: remember tips from Alex Anderson for making perfect circles.