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How to machine embroider on wood

by Kathleen Fehr · Oct 25, 2021

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diy lightbox

How to make a light box for under $20

There have been times when I've been working on a project and I thought, gee a light box would make this sooo much easier right now. But I didn't want to spend hundreds of dollars on one. I thought about asking my husband to make me one, but then again it would be a bit pricey and where would I store it? Where would I plug it in? Not to mention his "honey do" list is so long, I probably wouldn't see the light box until I was 102. Then two things happened at once...my Mom sent me some new...

Kathleen Fehr · Oct 26, 2021

sewing tutorial

How to sew a headband, an easy project for beginners.

Are you looking for a fast and easy gift to make for teens this Christmas? I got you! This sewing tutorial will show you how to sew a headband. These are seriously the easiest gift I've ever sewn. And they are extremely comfortable. I wear them all the time and never get a headache when I have them on. They make a great gift for all ages really, not just teens. I like to use mine to hold my hair back when washing my face, and removing make up. Sew these headbands and pair them up with some fancy lotions...

Kathleen Fehr · Oct 26, 2021

quilt tutorial
sewing tutorial

Learn how to master paper piecing

Let's be honest, sometimes when making quilt blocks it can be hard to not loose some of your points. It happens to the best of us. The tips of those triangles just don't play nice sometimes. With paper piecing you actually sew the fabric directly onto paper...and it really helps with those points! Click HERE to watch the video and learn just how easy paper piecing actually is, and watch those points become perfect.

Kathleen Fehr · Oct 26, 2021

embroidery tutorial

How to use water soluble stabilizer for machine embroidery

Do you like to embroidery on towels, fleece or other fuzzy fabrics?Do you want to make free standing lace embroidery? If so then this video is for you! Learn all about water soluble stabilizer and some of it's many uses. Be sure to watch till the end for tips on how to remove the stabilizer once the embroidery is finished. Click HERE to watch the video. XOXO, Kat  :)

Kathleen Fehr · Oct 26, 2021

sewing tutorial

Organize your fabric with this inexpensive trick

I store my  fabric in a china cabinet. The glass doors keep dust out, and at the same time, they let me see what's inside. I love walking into my studio and seeing a rainbow of fabric. What I didn't like, was how messy the fabric looked inside the cabinet. I had originally wrapped the fabric around flat pieces of cardboard. That worked great at first...but overtime the cardboard got slouchy and bent. The fabric just looked sloppy.  I was embarrassed for my longarm customers to see my fabric in such a disorganized state. But then I had a new...

Kathleen Fehr · Oct 25, 2021

embroidery tutorial
machine embroidery

Easily do machine embroidery applique

Are you struggling with applique embroidery? Applique designs are my favorite because they stitch out so fast, and they are actually really easy to do. This video is an easy machine embroidery tutorial for beginners. Click HERE to watch the tutorial today, and start stitching!  

Kathleen Fehr · Oct 25, 2021