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Budget Savers, Christmas on a Budget, Gift Ideas, Quilting

Quilt-As-You-Go Christmas Stocking Tutorial – Part Two

Continued from Part One of the Quilt-As-You-Go Stocking Tutorial To make the hanging loop: Baste the interfacing onto the wrong side of the hanging loop. Fold loop, right sides together and stitch along long edge using a ¼ inch seam allowance. To turn right side out, place safety pin in folded edge of one end of the loop. Turn pin…

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Budget Savers, Christmas on a Budget, Gift Ideas, Quilting, Sewing

Quilt-As-You-Go Christmas Stocking Tutorial – Part One

Using your favourite stocking pattern, cut 2 stockings from a light weight, light coloured cotton fabric. I used a print with a white background that was leftover from another project but if you are going to be using any light coloured fabric strips for the quilting, I would recommend a solid fabric for this.  Otherwise the print may show through.…

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