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Luggage Tags: Stash Couture and Secure

Travel and security seem almost synonymous anymore. Yet it was surprising to learn that all those beautiful open-faced fabric luggage tags are of concern as they show personal information. So today’s post is a tutorial for making secure fabric luggage … Continue reading

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Beaded Scarf

Beaded yarn is something to drool over!  Beautiful, but with a price in excess of $40 for 100 yards, it is prohibitively expensive. “I could make that for a fraction of the cost!”  (A comment every needleartist has made at … Continue reading

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How to Make Those Faces

Beaded Face Cabochons add just the right embellishment to purses and jackets.  The beading options are endless! This post outlines the steps to create a basic beaded face cabochon. Start with a polymer clay face.  They are simple to make … Continue reading

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Destashification Table Runner – The Tutorial

It’s October. Time for candy corn (best candy ever!) and now that  the costumes are done – time to think about sewing gifts for the holidays. With rotary cutting, straight seaming, foundation piecing, and endless color possibilities, the Destashification Table … Continue reading

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Destashification Mystery Project

Simple to make. Excellent use of fabric from The Scrap Stash. It is approximately 3″ by 5″…..and is very useful. Any guesses?        

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Carry-on luggage – An Engineered Stash Couture Project

My computer is not feeling well.  It has a virus or two or more.  While it is at the doctor’s, I am not able to load photos. I will be traveling cross-country by air in a few weeks.   These are … Continue reading

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Let the Destashification Begin!

I, like many needleartists (love that term!), have an embarrassingly enormous stash of  fabric/yarn/beads/sewing notions! Bins in the Garage! Drawers in the Dining Room! Baskets on the Shelves! Patterns Galore! “Forgot I had that’s” in undisclosed locations I have had … Continue reading

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