Category Archives: FPC

One Million Hits.. How Can I Ever Thank You? !

  A SALUTE TO YOU! Sometime this evening or late tonight, this blog will have its ONE MILLIONth hit.  I have to say that I am overwhelmed with gratitude for all of you who have visited over the nearly 5 … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Antiques, Art, ATC, Backyard Projects, Beading, Beauty, Blogroll, Bookbinding, Books, Broomstick Lace, Card Making, Card Weaving, Challenges, Christmas, Crafts, Crochet, Cross Stitch, Diarama, Dolls, Dye Works, Embroidery, Felting, Fiber Preparation, FPC, Free Patterns, Handcraft, Handwork, Health, Historical Textile, Holidays, Inkle Weaving, Knit, Leather, Lucet, Machine Embroidery, My Stats, Naalbinding, nalbinding, Needlework, Organizing, Painting, Personal, Quilt, Recipes, Red River Fiber Arts, Refashioning, Repetitive Motion Injuries, Rugs, Scrapbooking, Sewing, Sherman, Shops, Spindling, Spinning, Stained Glass, Tablet Weaving, Teaching, Textile Tutorials, Tutorials, TX, Uncategorized, Weaving, Woodworking, Work Room | 1 Comment

The Sporadic Packrat… Real Flower Fabric Postcards…

The Sporadic Packrat  shows us how to use real flowers in our hand-made Fabric Postcards.  They are truly lovely and I personally would LOVE to get one in the mail.  I didn’t want to cabbage onto one of her photos … Continue reading

Posted in Card Making, Crafts, Embroidery, FPC, Free Patterns, Handcraft, Handwork, Needlework, Sewing, Textile Tutorials, Tutorials | 1 Comment

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

Posted in ATC, Beading, Card Weaving, Christmas, Crafts, Embroidery, Fiber Preparation, FPC, Free Patterns, Handcraft, Handwork, Inkle Weaving, Needlework, Quilt, Sewing, Spindling, Spinning, Tablet Weaving, Textile Tutorials, Weaving | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Art, ATC, Backyard Projects, Beading, Beauty, Bookbinding, Books, Broomstick Lace, Card Making, Card Weaving, Challenges, Christmas, Copyright, Crafts, Creative Commons, Crochet, Diarama, Dolls, Dye Works, Embroidery, Felting, Fiber Preparation, FPC, Free Patterns, Handcraft, Handwork, Health, Historical Textile, Holidays, Inkle Weaving, Knit, Leather, Lucet, Machine Embroidery, Naalbinding, nalbinding, Needlework, Online Classes, Organizing, Painting, Personal, Quilt, Recipes, Refashioning, Scrapbooking, Sewing, Spindling, Spinning, Stained Glass, Tablet Weaving, Teaching, Textile Tutorials, Tutorials, Weaving, Woodworking, Work Room | Leave a comment

LOTS of Free Embroidery Patterns….

Agulha de Ouro is a magazine (be aware there will be a couple of pop-ups with the home site)  with a page for LOTS of free embroidery patterns here… with no pop-ups that I know of on the pattern site.  … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, ATC, Beading, Card Making, Card Weaving, Christmas, Crafts, Embroidery, FPC, Free Patterns, Handcraft, Handwork, Needlework, Quilt, Repetitive Motion Injuries, Sewing, Tablet Weaving | Leave a comment

Baby Sunbonnet Sue and Overall Sam..free patterns

More free Sunbonnet Sue patterns… and many more embroidery patterns.  Sue’s Treehouse  is a terrific site for embroidery patterns…   The embroidery patterns for the baby animals  remind me of the quilt I made for my oldest son before he was … Continue reading

Posted in ATC, Beading, Crafts, FPC, Free Patterns, Handcraft, Handwork, Historical Textile, Needlework, Quilt, Sewing | 8 Comments

Sitting Sunbonnet Sue… free patterns

I was wandering through my list of Favorites this morning when  I came across several new applique patterns posted on the Free Applique.com site. I have had several emails asking if I know of a site that has a pattern … Continue reading

Posted in ATC, Crafts, Embroidery, FPC, Free Patterns, Handcraft, Handwork, Historical Textile, Needlework, Quilt, Sewing | 1 Comment

Make Your Own Thimble… Free Pattern

I’ve been hand quilting the little quilt I have made for granddaughter Hannah. I love to do this, but it sure is hard on the old fingers. With my nails long it is difficult…next to impossible…to use a metal thimble. … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Embroidery, FPC, Free Patterns, Handcraft, Handwork, Historical Textile, Leather, Needlework, Quilt, Refashioning, Sewing, Textile Tutorials | 3 Comments

Those Darn Socks! and Save Handmade!

I finally finished those socks that I have remade a half dozen times… DH has worn them now a few times to sleep in and has pronounced them good, so I guess it was all worth it..lol   Now I will … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Beading, Bookbinding, Card Making, Card Weaving, Christmas, Crafts, Crochet, Diarama, Dolls, Dye Works, Embroidery, Felting, Fiber Preparation, FPC, Free Patterns, Handcraft, Handwork, Historical Textile, Holidays, Knit, Lucet, Machine Embroidery, My Stats, Naalbinding, nalbinding, Needlework, Organizing, Quilt, Recipes, Refashioning, Scrapbooking, Sewing, Shops, Spindling, Spinning, Stained Glass, Tablet Weaving, Textile Tutorials, Tutorials, Weaving, Woodworking | 1 Comment

Flu? Illegal to sell hand made baby booties?

I know it has been a while since I posted…life got a bit busy, then of all things, DH came down with something like the flu… now I have it.   And have had it for 4 days or so…  I … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Crafts, Crochet, Dolls, Dye Works, Embroidery, Felting, Fiber Preparation, FPC, Free Patterns, Handcraft, Handwork, Historical Textile, Holidays, Knit, Lucet, Machine Embroidery, Naalbinding, nalbinding, Needlework, Quilt, Recipes, Refashioning, Sewing, Shops, Spindling, Spinning, Stained Glass, Tablet Weaving, Weaving, Woodworking | 2 Comments