Monthly Archives: October 2009

Free Patterns at Butterick

The Butterick website has some really cute patterns on their free pattern page… here…  There are several handbags, a retro wrap and one of my favorites is the Sewer’s Organizer… Great gift ideas! Have a look… Advertisements

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Binding a Book… free tutorial

A few years ago I decided to put together my own book…. just for fun.  It was very easy and took very little time.  Now I am thinking about making some for Christmas… Here is a quick and easy tute … Continue reading

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Free Ornament Patterns for Christmas Tree… Sue’s Tree House.blogspot.com

It’s only 68 days to Christmas… Wow… another year.   These little ornaments are precious and would be quick to make as gifts… There’s angels, snowmen and lots of Sunbonnet Sue….   Sue’s Tree House Have a look…

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Free Quilt Patterns.com, Crafty Diversions.com, My Tablet Weaving and SAFF

Thought I would drop in and let everyone know that Free Quilt Patterns.com has some new quilt patterns on their awesome site of hundred or more free quilt patterns…   I’m using the little snowman clipart to remind myself that … Continue reading

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Please Get Permission….

I have put several free patterns that were created by me  up on this site.  They were uploaded with the thought in mind that others might like to use them.  If they are  used  for personal use… that’s great.  If they are … Continue reading

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It’s Warped!

Yesterday I warped it.  I used the method that Michael Cook of Wormspit.com talks about … 2 colors only and continuous warp.  Here’s hoping that figuring out the double weave process won’t be too difficult.  It’s with at great deal … Continue reading

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