nikki in stitches - how to use freezer paper to create your own fabric stencils How To Use Freezer Paper To Make Fabric Stencils

Using freezer paper as a fabric stencil is nothing new, and I certainly don’t claim that this my original idea. In fact my fellow Silhouette guest blogger last month (Jessica from Mom 4 Real) included a freezer paper how-to as … Continue reading

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nikki in stitches bias tape tutorial - do you make your own bias tape Do You Make Your Own Bias Tape?

Making your own bias tape…. This is a “no-brainer” for some of you. And for some of you, you are perfectly happy buying it pre-made. But after my Applique Baby Bib post, I did get a few people asking questions, … Continue reading

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nikki in stitches raw edge applique tutorial Raw Edge Applique {Sewing Tutorial}

Today we’re talking raw edge appliqué, and I’m sharing a step-by-step tutorial for my super simple technique that I use for almost all of my appliqué projects. (If you missed the first part of this post, where I shared my … Continue reading

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how to create your own applique designs without drawing a thing by hand from nikki in stitches How To Create Your Own Appliqué Designs Without Drawing A Thing By Hand

Last week’s appliqué baby bib sent my inbox into quite a tizzy! There were lots of questions regarding my tips for finding appliqué designs online, requests for a more detailed tutorial on how to sew them, and even a few … Continue reading

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Annie's Apron Annie’s Apron

If you’re a parent who loves to cook (and have your kids help), then you know that there are few things more adorable than one of your little ones in an apron! That’s why I’m so excited to offer this … Continue reading

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Chocolates & Cherries Ribbon Quilt “Chocolates & Cherries” Ribbon Embellished Quilt Tutorial

I love this quilt for so many reasons…. 1. It sews up super fast. (Strip piecing is key!) 2. The ribbon sewn into the top makes it look way more complicated than it really is. 3. This is the first … Continue reading

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