Tag: table linens

Urban Scandinavian Winter Runner Tutorial

Learn how to make this pretty, minimal Urban Scandinavian Winter Runner for your bed or table. Kirstyn Cogan, author of Urban Scandinavian Sewing and the designer behind P&B Textile’s Urban Scandinavian Basics fabric collection, shows you how to spruce your home up for winter with this easy tutorial. Plus there’s a giveaway!

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Easy Quilted Coasters + Table Topper Tutorial

Natalie Barnes is the owner and pattern designer of beyond the reef, and author of the new A Modern Twist: Create Quilts with a Colorful Spin (with quilter Angela Walters). Natalie has a free Quilted Coaster + Table Topper Tutorial for you, plus a chance to win one of FIVE copies of her book. (International winners A-OK!)

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Scrappy Flower Coaster Tutorial

Diane Gilleland of CraftyPod has a new book out next week! All Points Patchwork takes you beyond hexies to English paper piecing with diamonds, triangles, octagons, pentagons, curved-edge shapes and more. Download your free PDF excerpt from the book about basic EPP sewing techniques, then have fun with Diane’s Scrappy Flower Coaster Tutorial. You can also comment for a chance to WIN All Points Patchwork

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Oakshott Lakes Table Linens Challenge: Nicole

Nicole Neblett created a table runner with a meaningful design that shows off her fantastic quilting skills. She has a free PDF tutorial for you at mama love quilts, plus you can enter to win a bundle of fabric from the Oakshott Lakes fabric collection…

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Oakshott Lakes Table Linens Challenge: Michelle

It’s time for another fabric challenge! We asked readers what they could create with the rich blues in the Oakshott Lakes shot cotton fabric collection, and our challengers created a great variety of table linens. See more and comment for a chance to win a bundle of fabric!…

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Big Stitch Coasters + Why Sew Slow?

Inspired by the Slow Food Movement we wondered what it would be like to take a similar approach to sewing, so we’re launching a new series called Slow Sewing. Author and designer Carolyn Friedlander’s Savor Each Stitch philosophy fits right in with this idea to slow down and appreciate the sewing process, so we asked her to kick off the series with her thoughts. Carolyn also shares how to make her Big Stitch Coasters…

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Fiesta Table Runner with Pom Poms

Turn any day into a fiesta and add a touch of whimsy with this quick and simple project from Marni at Haberdashery Fun; it’s a great beginner project or a quick and satisfying project for more experienced sewists.

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Pumpkin Placemat Tutorial

Leaves are falling here and there and everywhere which must mean Halloween is just around the corner! Dress up your Halloween table with these kid-friendly Pumpkin Placemats from Jennifer Mathis of Ellison Lane. Quick and easy to clean, these will be a hit all month long!

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Summer Sewing Inspiration ~ Polka Dot Napkins

PolkaDotSJane from Buzzmills added fabric scrap dots to her store-bought napkins for an extra pop of color. How are you adding color to your summer sewing? Email us so we can feature your latest and greatest project (or something you’ve seen out there lately that you just love)!

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15 Favorite Placemat Tutorials

We’re extending the deadline for our Table Stitch, Table Set, Tablescape Contest to Sunday, October 7th. This gives you two more weekends to set that table and win some fantastic prizes. Here’s a little placemat inspiration for you!…

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