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Quilted Ornament Video Tutorials

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Yes! We've now got video quilted ornament tutorials. Yay! Here's a sneak peek: You guys have been asking me to do this for awhile. I was a little bit resistant to the idea at first... the idea of doing video tutorials was daunting. When one of my Ornament Girl Club members asked me a few times though, to ...

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Quick Tip – Adding Charms to your Quilted Ornaments (and where to find them).

Monday, August 29, 2016

Probably one of the quickest & easiest ways you can dress up or personalize your quilted ornaments is to add a charm or two. Most of the time, I simply create a "chain" from a couple of jumprings, add my charm to it, and then pin it right onto the top of my ornament (held on ...

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Quick Tip – Using Beads, Sequins, & Rhinestones on your Quilted Ornaments.

Monday, August 22, 2016

I have another quick & easy ornament embellishment idea for you: beads, sequins, and rhinestones... simply pin or glue them on! Here are a few ideas for you. You can create designs and patterns with our embellishments, or just put them on randomly... whatever fits your ornament best. Get creative! In our upcoming September Kit of the Month, ...

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Quick Tip! Embellish your Quilted Ornaments with Flowers

Friday, August 19, 2016

Want an easy and beautiful way to embellish your quilted ornaments? How about flowers? Here are a few quick ideas: These sparkly poinsettias are actually scrapbooking embellishments! Simply pin them to the top of your ornaments with pearled pins (or you can use beads, sequins, etc)... and you have a beautiful topper in seconds. This pretty daisy came from a sprig of ...

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St. Patty’s Day Quilted Ornament Ideas

Monday, February 22, 2016

St. Patrick's Day isn't a holiday I've made tons of ornaments for, but I do make at least one each year. It's hard to resist the green and gold fabrics, and a lot of the prints are just plain fun. Here are some of the ornaments I've done over the last few years (including this ...

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7 Ideas for your Handmade Christmas Ornaments.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Well.... it's upon us! The holiday season is here. I've rounded up some ideas for you, to give you a little inspiration if you're making your own ornaments this year. Hope you enjoy. :) 1. Showcase a picture in the center of your ornament (or a name, date, sports team, favorite character, photo printed on fabric.... endless possibilities ...

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