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    Paper Pieced Pumpkin Tote + Intro to Foundation Paper Piecing

    Paper Pieced Pumpkin Pocket Tote Make a paper pieced pumpkin tote and learn the basics of foundation paper piecing in the process. Foundation Paper Piecing 101 Foundation paper piecing is a fun technique that’s made super easy with Sulky Paper Solvy. Loads of foundation paper piecing patterns exist, and the patterns are typically available to download and print (love the instant gratification!), so it’s easy to print them right onto the Paper Solvy and start stitching. Here’s the down-low on how to do foundation paper piecing and achieve great results. Using Sulky Paper Solvy stabilizer is a great way to use designs off your computer or the internet. Print or…

  • Vintage Inspired Picnic Quilt

    Create a Vintage Picnic Quilt for National Picnic Month

    Pack yourself a picnic and tote a vintage-inspired picnic quilt to celebrate National Picnic month! This quilt pattern is simple to construct, yet impressive at the finish. I started with the Sulky Chevron Quilt tutorial and gave it a vintage vibe with my fabric and thread choice. SUPPLIES 1 1/2 yards of orange fabric 1 1/2 yards of vintage-vibe cotton print fabric 2 1/2 yards of coordinating cotton fabric (backing) Twin size batting Easy Angle Ruler™ Sulky® PolyLite™ thread for piecing Sulky Filaine thread for long-arm quilting Sulky KK 2000™ Temporary Spray Adhesive Vintage-style picnic basket (for storage & toting food & utensils) VINTAGE INSPIRED FABRIC CHOICE Something about packing a…