Category Archives: Product Tips

Tips for Sewing with Waterproof PUL – Polyurethane Laminate

PUL – or Polyurethane Laminate is a soft, waterproof fabric that most people think of as fabric¬†perfect for the outside of cloth diapers. And while that is true, for me, PUL is perfect for the lining of bags – cosmetic … Continue reading

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Tips for Sewing with Flannel

Winter is HERE! Cold weather means cozy quilts – and what’s better to cuddle up with than warm, cozy, soft flannel? But quilting and sewing with flannel can be tricky – it doesn’t behave like your standard quilting cottons. So … Continue reading

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The Santa Barbara – A New 6 Fat Quarter Tote Bag Kit Using Batiks

  It’s no surprise that we’re in love with this new tote bag – just take a look at our logo and you can see that we love spirals. If you’ve tried our San Clemente and Carmel tote kits from … Continue reading

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The Barbados Bag Kit in a new colour way!

¬† In preparation for our Fall show schedule, we created a second colour way for our Barbados bag kit. You can now create this wonderful, sturdy bag with great pockets in beautiful reddish tones as well as the earthy green … Continue reading

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1 Million Pillowcase Challenge

American Patchwork & Quilting is challenging quilters, sewers and crafters to help them reach their goal of donating one million pillowcases to local charities. Many charities can benefit from the donation of a pillowcase and the challenge gives everyone the … Continue reading

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Decorative Throw Cushions

Looking for a fun and simple way to redecorate? Throw cushions have become my new favourite thing to make! You can buy a few pillows in various sizes at your local fabric shop and then keep making new covers for … Continue reading

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