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WHIP UP HATS AND SCARVES

Make headgear and hats to keep warm beautifully.  Stitch these styles by Elaine Heigl Designs then bundle up for the cold weather up ahead!           DIY’er? Check out the styles below for super easy diy hats and a fleece infinity scarf. Perfect beginner projects.   Want to show...
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Repurpose knits

Thrift stores, consignment shops, and gently worn closet castoffs are my favorite sources for sweater knits. The knits I have collected are great, but the styles..eh…not quite my taste or fit. Sooo they each are going to become something else.   This little bear friend fellow below (Simplicity 8155) is designed to fit within a...
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Sew festival accessories

Batik fabric has had a growing presence in the quilting and big box sewing stores. Every time I passed the bolts of batiks I would think: “those beautiful organic colors and prints are an inspired design  just waiting to happen.” Well it happened!   Batik fabrics also inspired the “no-sew”...
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18″ DOLL WARDROBES TO SEW

Have fun creating gifts and togetherness activities by making 18″ doll clothes. Classic play clothes to luscious party dresses, there is something here for any occasion. Each design pack has a mix and match feature for unlimited wardrobe creation. Scroll down to browse for new and current Elaine Heigl Designs 18″ doll clothing patterns...
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Make A Face

  When sewing up a plush design, one of the final design decisions is eye placement. A sewing pattern does include eye placement, but for a “make-it-your-own” approach, you can experiment with eye size and placement on your creation…         Here is a example of some eye placements on one guy....
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