I’am a long time sewer and a newer Quilter. In honor of the coming holiday – I found this site – So get out your patriotica prints and quilt on. Free Patriotic and Flag Quilt patterns here. Quilt Inspiration Advertisements
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My Next Fabric gift is quick and easy to make. Rice Filled neck wrap. I make them using rice but you can fill with flax seed ,buckwheat or various things. You can also add herbs,flowers or essential oils in your filling. Heat in microwave for 90 seconds. Mine measures- 26 inches long. Measure your neck and add a few inches . Cut out a strip of fabric ( I use cotton) 6x 26 inches fold in half . Sew with right sides together the side and across bottom . Turn -and fill -and stitch closed. I live in an old house with doors that don’t shut. During winter to combat drafts . I make door draft stopper the same way. Measure your door . And make the same tube – fill with batting or foam.You can make this out of heaver material to help with wear. . Need something heaver – you can use old foam swim noodles cut to size. You can make a double with a few modifications. Use a larger piece of fabric that will cover both tubes and leave fabric down the middle that will slide under the door, Make the two tubes and fill. Slide under door.
I made this lap quilt for my parents 50th wedding anniversary ! Done in gold and beige and lace from my Mom wedding dress that was falling apart. On the solid squares people sign there name with fabric markers and after I embroidery the names. Lisa A family keepsake now-🥂
A simple quilt perfect for beginners – no triangles and made up of 9 patch and a solid square . In a 3×3 grid. So take out that material and make a quilt for yourself or someone you love. Lisa
Follow me on @ Lisa Jung on Pinterest There’s something for everyone there ! Lisa Today’s Craft to Celebrate Valentine- Gifts made with fabric. Using my stash of fabrics -I came up with these quick and easy gifts. Hope they inspire you too! Lisa A quilted book cover with a pocket to hold your supplies. A quilted heart pin cushion […]
Tuesdays- theme is Fortune cookies. Paper ones made from a simple circle ,then folded and pinched into shape with a message. Pin cushions-made with scrapes using same pattern,stuffed with poly batting but can be made any size. Check out today’s other post as we celebrate this holiday ! Lisa