Hooping a quilt; stitching designs automatically; techniques for quilting a table runner and queen-sized quilt.
Using an embroidery machine for quilting.
Hats and scarves with animal features such as faces, ears, paws, and feathers.
Incorporating perpetual pinwheels, star gazer, and flying home row-by-row quilt designs into the trusty triangles sampler quilt.
Making half-square triangles and assembling three rows of a sampler quilt; designs include opposing arrows, teetering triangles and twirling triangles.
Restyling old jeans into soft-sided bins, a mat for sewing and pressing, a crossbody jeans bag and a two-for-one apron.
Using deconstructed denim jeans to make potholders, placemats and a casserole carrier.
Easy to make scarves include the loop and tuck, s-curve, "knot your average scarf," the convertible ride scarf and the double de-lite scarf.
Favorite scarf techniques that can be quickly created in a variety of fabrics.
Sweatshirt makeover with creative cutting and stitching.
Restyling a sweatshirt into a cardigan, then adding simple applique, plackets and zippers.
Simple, easy-to-sew projects for children.
Using cotton rope to create handcrafted baskets and bags; adding accents to projects with leather strapping and signature details.
Incorporating thread and fabric with cotton rope to sew functional and artistic home decor and accessories.
Making scrap quilts that incorporate all sizes, shapes and prints; separating colorful fabrics; sorting fabrics by intensity.
Sorting fabric scraps to usable pieces; three clever quilt designs.
A swing-style knit jacket with two collar options and sleeve lengths; Ponte knit.
Stitching a stylish and versatile knit tunic; simple tools and notions help streamline the stitching of collars, sleeves and seams.
Using color and design to achieve rich tone and dimension; jeweled illusion and tumbling leaves table runners; fractured sunlight quilt.
Transforming fabric strips into quilts.
Sketching before stitching builds muscle memory; making a basic leaf, a feathered leaf, schools of fish and a fleet of sailboats.
Making loops, spiral roses, the flower power fill pattern and versatile square flowers with free-motion quilting.
Solutions to make sewing, quilting, pressing and pattern cutting fast and easy; organizing sewing and quilting supplies.
Quilt and go tote; strip-by-strip reversible quilt made from precut fabric strips; split and spin pinwheel quilt.
Transforming squares into chocolate cake with sprinkles quilt, the quarter log cabin quilt and the charming tote.
Simple stitching and cutting results in attractive quilt blocks; charm pack scramble; charm pack double scramble blocks; four's the charm sashed block.
Combining fabrics including silk organza, charmeuse, denim and velveteen to make a jacket.
Filling up spaces with embellishments or unique fabrics; fabric accents create flattering illusions; discharge fabric dying; carefree threadwork.
Giving traditional designs a scrappy look; updating quilts with scraps on broad backgrounds.
Creating custom quilt designs with a modern flair; adapting the magic inch to any size block.
Using color and simple piecing to make improvisational quilts.
Using old T-shirts to make pennant banners, headbands, neck gaiters, scarves and more.
Using old T-shirts to make a rag quilt, Christmas stockings, luggage tags and more.
Sewing a knit skirt or pants in one evening.
The basics of sewing with knits; sewing a versatile yet carefree wardrobe; swing jacket and top.
The influence of pioneer quiltmakers, including patterns, fabric choices and designs; sewing basket, pinwheel, medallion and triangles in a row quilts.
Drawing inspiration from vintage patterns from the late 1800s through the 1930s, such as snowball, postage stamp, checkerboard and 100-patch, to make new quilts.
Creating small, artistic projects featuring doodles.
Using simple stitches and odds and ends of fabric to make greeting cards and desktop art.
Translating doodles onto fabric to make small works of fiber art.
Quick and easy ways to make difficult to piece blocks such as drunkard's path and hearts and gizzards.
Super-sized quilts include the lone star, the sew grand dresden and a Christmas tree skirt.
Embroidering by machine; attaching a T-shirt, baby onesie, tote or slippers to an embroidery hoop.
Making various standard gift items including baby bibs, tote bags and hooded towels; attaching fabrics to an embroidery hoop.
Updating the neckline of a top with designer touches; adding thread motifs and programmed stitches to change a neckline's shape.
Updating a top with fashionable embroidery; hooping a ready-made top adds embellishment and changes the neckline shape.
Stitching the versatile nine-patch quilt block; modifying fabric strips and using scraps to make a vintage quilt; changing color.
A traditional square-within-a-square block; rectangle within a rectangle; modern floating-square block.
Creating different designs from a four-patch block that feature various sizes and modern colors.
Modernizing the traditional log cabin block.
Using dramatic colors and sleek lines to make modern quilt blocks from the traditional log cabin blocks.
Pivot and slide; working with patterns that have multiple pattern pieces.
Custom-fitting patterns to use to make easy fitting tops, dresses and skirts.
Useful gifts made from vintage hankies and doilies, ties, towels and laminated bags.
Sewing creative gifts using repurposed fabric.
Nancy's Notions hosts its annual Sewing Weekend event.
Nancy's Notions hosts its annual Sewing Weekend event.
Thousands of quilting enthusiasts gather at the Quilt Expo in Madison, Wis.
Cutting blooms, accents and mountains and enhancing them with fabric, paint and markers; giving life to designs by stippling.
Creating foliage, groundcover and floral accents; choosing fabric, cutting, clustering, highlighting and adding dimension to a quilt garden.
Using photos, choosing fabric and cutting; creating trees with raw-edge applique and adding dimension with fabric markers or oil pastels.
Sewing a classic tee dress; neckline variations and hemming options for dresses.
An easy T-shirt pattern with a flattering style and options for necklines.
Replacing broken zippers, mending jeans and sewing on buttons.
Clothing repairs include the fool'em jeans hem, the no-bump jeans hem, a snug-up the waist fix and a cover-up zipper fix.
Adding grommets and piping to a cinched tote; embroidering monograms on faux leather; creating a continuous strap to hold a yoga mat or baby blanket.
Functional handbag changes; adding ribbon accents; recessed zipper closure or clutch handles.
Putting the finishing touches on a quilted photograph wall hanging; improving a design with specific fabric values and random positioning of fabric pieces.
Transforming a digital photo into quilted photography; changing a photo into pixels; choosing fabrics by color value; unique wall hanging.
Diversifying the double wedding ring quilt.
Giving a traditional double wedding ring quilt a modern spin.
Embellishing quilt blocks with delicate and decorative in-the-hoop designs.
Duplicating crazy quilt hand-embroidery stitches with modern digital techniques.
Stitching different quilting designs, including stippling variations, swirls and woodgrain.
Finishing projects without a long-arm machine.
Sewing pockets; mitering a corner; grading seam allowances; stitching facings that lie flat; stitching an invisible zipper.
Sewing clothing and home decor accessories using nontraditional methods; sewing collars, corners and sleeves.
Easy ways to layout, cut and mark fabric; sewing darts; four different ways to gather; adding elastic.
Sewing & Stitchery Expo in Puyallup, Wash.
Morphing a sweatshirt and necktie into a casual wrap.
Useful ways to wear classic shawls and keep them in place; unique wrap shapes.
Easy-to-sew designs for doll costumes.
Doll-costume patterns for a bride, fairy, mermaid, princess and Southern belle.
Making one-quarter-square and modified one-quarter-square triangles; quilt blocks range from beginner to experienced levels.
No-hassle half-square triangles; triangle quilt blocks are used to make a sampler quilt.
Transforming a cardigan into several styles; magic dress with new sleeve options; adding closures and pockets to a coat pattern.
Using contemporary patterns and adding creative touches to enhance a wardrobe; changing a tank top to a retro or modern design; swirl skirt.
Quilts include floating squares, 3-D flying geese and wind chimes; carefree column quilt.
Tumbling tumblers block; a speedy column quilted table runner using hexagon shapes.
The heartbeat quilt in bold colors works well as a baby quilt.
Jewelry caddies; ironing blankets; a closet organizer; pillow wrap.
Sacks for electronic devices, fabric bins for organizing and wall pockets.
A cosmetic bag, tote and luggage saddlebag using straight stitching and double-sided quilted fabric.
Trends in quilting at the Quilt Expo; quilter's bonds of golden threads.
Stitching and threading basics and beyond.
Gathering; adding puffing or textures; serging on ribbon trim.
Colorful and wearable knits for girls.
Fashions for children that are comfortable for running, stretching and playing.
Quick design for the Lone Star quilt; creative design options.
Dresden Plate quilt designs in different sizes; twirling parasols techniques.
Quilting with an embroidery machine.
Piecing quilt blocks using machine embroidery and paper piecing techniques.
Adding embroidered accents to a designer bag; customized pockets, straps and linings.
Stitching a designer handbag; adding grommets.
Timely quilt block designs include hearts and gizzards, fan and wagon wheel; quilting curves; options for making big, dynamic quilt blocks.
Piecing traditional quilt block designs including drunkard's path, blackbird pie and mill wheel; eliminating concave and convex curves.
Adding a modern applique.
Using chips to chunks of fabric; texturing; kaleidoscope ideas.
Wrapped corner; elastic thread shirring; embroidery; fringing.
Knot your average scarf; 20-minute scarf; s-curve scarf; flirty scarf; all knotted up scarf.
Finishing edges; double layer bias scarves; adding pendants and jewels to scarves; draping.
Creating upscale T-shirts with flounces, ruffled strips and retro pleats.
Knit ruffle variations for T-shirts.
Adding fabric and trim to a tote; adding belt loops to hold a partial belt or scarf; speedy serged bag; faux sheepskin; attaching legs; adding a hanging snap.
Cutting and applying traditional binding; binding for unique shapes such as curves and hexagons; using prepackaged binding.
Finishing quilt tops on the sewing machine; quilt layers by stitching in the ditch, decorative tie stitches or fearless stippling.
Basic border options for cutting, mitering, working with odd angles, flanges and cornerstones; pieced border techniques such as piano key, scrappy checkerboard and 4-patch.
Making quilt blocks with large print fabric squares plus angled side blocks; fussy-cutting and one-way design.
Making large quilts from versatile BQ pattern designs; T-shirt quilt; cut-up panels.
Scrappy orange-peel quilt; crazy-for-circles quilt; wedding-ring quilt stitched in circles.
Finishing touches for ruffles, flounces, embroidery and floral embellishments; accents for knits; texting gloves; T-shirt makeover.
Knits and smart pattern choices; seams, elastics, necklines, hems, zippers and embellishments; ribbing and ruffly accents.
Doll clothes include a fairy princess dress, cheerleader outfit, snowy day ensemble and a sweetheart dress.
Clothes for 18-inch dolls include a raincoat, recital dress, hiking outfit and a sundress.
Rehooping; monograms; quilting and making lace.
Experimenting with stabilizers and color; editing features; placement.
Ruffled tee dress; vintage stitched or woven pillow; table runner with cover stitched binding.
Basic serger stitches, attachments and projects using cover and chain stitches; textured pillow; sheer gathered scarf; beaded fabric accessories; elastic smocked sundress.
Using twisted trim for edging; machine-embroidered appliques; sandwich and stitch scraps and trims.
Decorating clothing and accessories with beads, buttons and nontraditional trim; couching, button collages, and ruffles.
Nancy Zieman celebrates 30 years on television with special guests Gail Brown, Natalie Sewell and Eileen Roche.
Nancy Zieman celebrates 30 years on television with old clips, bloopers and more.
Travel trio bag set; jewels and treats bag; curling iron tote; tee with secret pockets.
Travel accessories include a roll-up blanket, zipper pulls, fold-up tote and a tray for supplies.
Artistic quilts and projects created with large prints and tubular strips; stacking pinwheels, blocks and continuous tube strips; shattered glass design; framed large-scale prints.
Designs inspired by nature; strip quilting with wedges; supersizing a traditional design; scrappy fusing.
Small floral accessories and accents; bias strips and cording; denim ragged-edge roses; tailored tie flowers; wool felt lily blooms; frilly flowers.
Felted poppies, rosettes and petals; bias strip blooms; budding yo-yos.
Bias binding foot, buttonhole foot, Sequins 'n Ribbon foot and the free-motion quilting foot.
Stitch-n-Ditch Foot; teflon foot; flower stitch foot; new options for binding; sewing difficult fabrics.
Invisible Zipper Foot; RollerFoot; walking foot; Satinedge Foot.
Dresden hi-tech patchwork; e-cycling; embroidery.
Sewing covers for electronic devices and paper tablets, then embellishing them.
Smocking with yo-yo makers; adding a secure zipper closure to an open-top tote; changing a bag into a backpack; drawcord top.
Adding a strap variation to a bag; palette of fat quarters; gathers and ruching accents.
No-fail welt pocket; bagging a lining; easy mitered vents.
Sewing an Armani-style jacket.
Three new looks for an unlined jacket/coat pattern.
Creating different looks for a simple swing jacket/coat pattern.
Using fleece for fast-to-sew blankets, pillows and other items.
Using fleece for scarves, wraps and capes.
Full-size quilt designs; creating quilts to fit a specific decor; using fabrics of all styles.
Finishing details for handbags include embroidering tabs and adding magnetic snaps.
Stabilizers used by designers; straps; embroidered corner accents; strap connectors.
Two-needle hemming; three-needle decorative topstitching and chain stitching; belt loop binder attachment for belt loops, trim and stretchy activewear straps.
Rolled hem and flatlock stitch basics; fish line rolled hems for eveningwear; flatlock stitches with added ribbons.
Serge knit seams; chain stitch patchwork; serge wrapped corners; serge decorative edges.
Pants, vests, T-shirts, jumpers and nightgowns for dolls.
Using 1930s-1940s-inspired reproduction fabrics and designs.
A versatile collection of doll clothes are sewn in 30 minutes or less; gathered skirts, leggings, camisoles and dresses.
Reversible aprons with colorful appliqued pockets, grommets, rick rack and detachable accents.
Four apron styles include practical pieces, vintage-style aprons and a child's apron.
Pullover; adding ribbon or zipper trim; slim shaping with tucks and ties; fabric ruffles.
Refashioning existing pieces with trims and fabric pieces; changing necklines, sleeves and hemlines; adding zipper piping, ribbon placket or princess trim seams.
Using a faux-hexagon technique to create a dahlia or super-sized bouquet quilt.
Updating the tumbler block using a super-sized template.
Hand embroidery; decorative machine stitches; whimsical stippling; adding borders and wrapped bindings using decorative rotary blades for cutting.
Using bright patterned collages for backgrounds; incorporating weaving, braiding, bias strips and free form pieces.
Attaching snaps; topstitching; understitching; sewing vinyl; wrapped corners; preparing yo-yos; inserting zippers.
Interfacing; lining jacket sleeves; stitching knit seams; layering; mitering corners; marking notches; organizing fabric; sewing pintucks.
Anchor cloths; belt loops; cutting out patterns; double needles; easing seams; fabric tubes; gathers.
Comparing past and present sewing techniques.
Comparing past and present sewing techniques; stitching pockets, piping, hems, and zippers.
Clear, narrow, and fold-over elastic and elastic thread; stabilizing shoulder seams and adding stretch to neckline seams with elastic.
Types of elastics, including braided, knitted, and woven; buttonhole and drawcord elastic; traditional elastic casing.
Runway raw edge finishes suitable for woven and knit fashions; fringe; fuse and stitch underlays.
Runway finishes for hems; Hong Kong finish; baby hems for sheers; shirttail hem.
Zipper techniques for lanyards, picnic totes, cosmetic bags, and storage for electronics; trim.
Achieving ground cover by layering and working with a multitude of fabrics; highlighting and shading with markers and oil pastels.
Shading and highlighting blooms, buds, and leaves for a 3-D effect; outlining petals, grasses, and leaves.
Landscape design quilt features light and dark plus distant and close-up trees; messy cutting; shading and highlighting with various mediums.
Scrappy column quilt with dimensional inserts; batting; bridging strips on traditional blocks.
An easy quilt features columns of color and square inserts; quilting in columns instead of squares, triangles, and blocks.
Bargello quilt block; planning the blocks, choosing color and combining strip sets; making a quilt with 24 identical blocks.
Easy to piece Bargello quilt blocks; Tessellating Butterflies runner with 12 identical blocks and sashing strips.
Cowl neckline; denim strips and buttons; layered Calico Country top; asymmetrical Oriental top is styled with shaped hems, cuffs, and a V-neck.
Tops and vests styled from sweatshirts; embellishing a top with faced and folded stripes; fitted vest with staggered stripes.
Embellishing felting with fabric markers, hand embroidery, and 3-D techniques.
Creating fiber art with machine felting, fabric marker, and shade embroidery.
Adding details such as rose accents, double collars, two-sided fabrics, simple tabs, and faux fur.
Teaming appliqued ruching, invisible zippers, and ruffling with streamlined patterns and unusual fabrics.
Preparing a pattern and adding enhanced details; transferring darts, pockets, tucks or gathers.
Creating a pattern from a ready-made garment; tracing; grainline, seams, seam and hem allowances and side panels.
Textured scarves; fairy dust scarf.
Drapable spiral scarf; cascading scarf; knit infinity ring scarves.
Shaping scalloped edges using fusible interfacing; dahlia quilt; mini Christmas tree skirt; peacock table runner; eleven pines wall hanging.
Stitching wedges to a fabric background; adding yo-yo centers; patches & plates quilt; serpentine table runner; poinsettia table topper.
Incorporating vintage hankies into ready-made garments and home decor.
Fashions and home decor using vintage and modern hankies.
Amish quilting patterns; traditions of Amish life; Amish postcard quilt with solid colors and geometric shapes.
Amish-style quilts feature strong, solid colors and geometric shapes.
Outline stitches and filler stitches; weaving techniques; botanical images.
The basics of decorative stitch thread painting.
Completing the reversible jacket and using remaining pieces for a matching tote bag.
Reversible quilted jacket using Betty Cotton's Quilt First -- Then Assemble method.
Accessory feet and attachments; handbags; boutiquelike children's clothing.
Versatile serger stitches; incorporating overlock, rolled hem and flatlock stitches.
Applique embellishment; edge-turning techniques; fusible bias tape.
Interesting applique techniques; satin stitching.
Applique techniques primer; stitching inner details; decorative stitches.
Bistro apron; making aprons, gift bags and dog collars from men's shirts.
Recycling and repurposing; felt; reusing wool sweaters for mittens, gauntlets, glass cases, scarves and tea cozies.
Stitching flawless designs; hiding background colors; stabilizing with spray for extra support; using grid and ghost templates for placement.
Quick embroidery on ready-made garments; expanding design collections by changing colors; skipping stitches for design flexibility; eco-hooping.
Making large quilt blocks with gradated fabric for an ombre fan quilt with Asian influence; Amish ombre shadow quilt.
Creating art quilts with a sense of depth using ombre fabrics.
Creating color gradations using two ombre fabrics for the Ombre Symphony table topper or wall accent; Gradation Medley quilt.
Creating a New York Beauty block with the appli-curve technique.
Creating curved quilt blocks with the appli-curve technique.
A pattern designed for single-layer construction; modifying an existing jacket pattern; selecting suitable fabrics.
A unique adjustable bag strap; adding a ribbon/zipper closure; accenting a handbag with embroidery; stitching a removable organizer.
A bag with fabric scraps and ribbons; O-rings, faux suede and unusual trims; accenting bags with straps and O-rings; vintage lace bridal bag.
Using foundation fabrics to accent handbags with precut fabric strips, sew faux leather or vinyl and to add piping.
One-of-a-kind pillows and quilts; using a child's artwork to design a quilt project.
Children's fleece scarves, hats and mittens feature a bunny, cow, dinosaur, giraffe, kitten or puppy.
Monogrammed napkins; place mats adorned with quilted embroidery.
Embroidering on ribbons, trim, tape, specialty fabrics and paper; hooping, stabilizing and overlays.
Incorporating value and texture when selecting fabrics for a jacket pattern; bobbin work; sewing on-point squares; crazy piecing.
Flip-and-sew piecing; stitching fabric sections onto a muslin foundation; diagonal piecing; using strip sets; adding a vertical insert.
Boutique-inspired children's garments feature ruffles, contemporary collars, stenciling techniques and clip art labels.
Designer-look tops and pants for children, including a trapeze and wrap top.
A glass case, zippered cosmetic bag, Christmas stocking and baby bib.
Potholders, gift bags, a neck purse and checkbook cover feature clever patterns.
A quilt with precut Charms; sweatshirt transformations for children.
Enhancing eight sweatshirts for children, with appliques and ribbing; cardigans and jackets.
Table runner with five groupings of charms plus accent strips; table topper; lap quilt made of large geometric shapes.
Pairing jelly-roll strips for a quilt top; a quilt top with half-square triangles; dueling strips quilt and fat-free triangles.
Precut fabric options; quilt-column baby quilt; table quilt combines jelly-roll strips with bold blocks.
Options for creating photo memory quilts.
Using a photo on a poster size wall quilt; selecting and tiling photos; printing on fabric; choosing borders.
Crescent-shaped bag; tab and zipper closures; straps and strap connectors.
Fashionable and easy-to-sew square cornered bags; strap options; purse hardware.
Turning simple jackets into original designer creations with quilt border trim and dimensional circles.
Design options for accenting a basic jacket pattern include a flattering flounce, tuck as you go ruffle and a double flange.
Combining fabrics, beads and fabric embellishments with floral yo-yos adds texture and artistic dimension.
Yo-yos add dimensional personality to the holly, tree, snowflake and ornaments on a holiday banner.
Making yo-yo circles, hearts and flowers, then using them as dimensional accents to decorate projects.
Skills for fitting skirt and pants patterns.
Incorporating pivot and slide techniques into fitting patterns for tops, jackets and dresses.
Creating triangles from squares, then joining them in a myriad of designs; easy quilt finishing gives a novice quilter confidence.
The log cabin quilt block and its variations, including how to achieve different looks by combining blocks.
Working with strips of fabric to use as a basis for popular quilting designs.
Easy projects; sewing unique gifts paired with beverage recipes.
Quilt first, assemble second; using quilt blocks to assemble a reversible quilt.
Working with traditional quilt blocks, quilting first and assembling second.
Bridging the age gap while teaching someone younger how to sew.
A fashion design student and her mother sew together.
Fusible options for finishing edges of quilts; bindings cut with decorative rotary cutting blades; wrapped and curved bindings.
Using fabrics with complementary colors; adding hand-embroidered accents.
Using hand-dyed fabrics, paper-backed fusible web and decorative threads to make vibrant art quilts.
Simplified sewing and serging techniques for knit pants and skirts; speedy elasticized waistband to knit pants or skirt.
Master streamlined sewing and serging techniques for stitching knit tops; scoop neckline, boat neck and V-neck.
Slinky knits; pattern layout; three ways to add creative outer edge finishes.
Add texture and dramatic appeal to large or small projects; dimensional patches; wavy pleats; prairie points; knotted ties.
Combine tufted stitches with machine decorative stitches; add gridded triple needle stitching; thread potpourri with leftover threads.
Functional totes; fold-up market tote; handle loops; across-the-body tote with a flap closure.
Adding style and personality to totes; transforming a sweatshirt into a lined tote; adding zippered inside-outside storage pockets.
Functional embroideries add beauty and create the shape of a handbag; adding embroidered medallions to belt buckles.
Machine embroidery on accessories; detachable appliques; adding a decorative embroidered patch to a slouch bag.
Serging flat and ruffled edgings that mimic hand crochet; serged carnation accents; adding crocheted trim to a belt top and handkerchief.
Transforming overalls into trendy aprons; using portions of pant legs to make a two-pocket bag; accenting a jean jacket collar.
Re-fashioning denim jeans into a skirt; adding godets to a denim skirt; inserts, yo-yos, fabric pockets and felted yarns.
Positioning machine embroidery; binding edges; cutting out patterns; adding details to appliques; gathering fabrics.
Perfect lined patch pockets; adding elastic casings; eliminating bulk on flaps; stitching hassle-free openings; anchor cloth.
Sewing wrapped corners; extending facings; line sleeves; shortening zippers; multisided patterns; trims; sleeves; remove serged stitching.
Pastels and acrylics; completing the landscape by adding borders, layering, binding and stippling the quilt.
Including water scenes, windows, fences and window boxes in landscape quilts; cutting stylized flowers; enhancing fabric with pens and markers.
The basics of landscape quilting, from selecting tools to cutting; combining fabrics, cutting and shading to add depth.
A simple way to butt edges on a muslin foundation and cover with bias tape; patchwork variation edged with ruffles.
Personalized wearable art jackets and vests include a jacket designed with pieced fabric trapezoids.
Converting table linens into designer shirts.
Decorating pillows with threads, crystals, jewels, stitching and fringe.
Personalizing sweatshirts with embroidered accents and appliques.
Fabric fat quarters, fabric scraps, buttons and decorative stitches give sweatshirts style.
Transforming an ordinary sweatshirt into a trendy garment.
The little foot/patchwork foot, curve master foot, big foot and the ruffler foot.
Using the cording and piping foot, the edgestitching foot, the pintuck foot and the overcast-guide foot.
Using the open toe foot, the fringe foot, the multicord foot and the edge joining foot.
Adapting a stencil design to any size border; using stencils for multiple design options; window applique and dimensional accents.
Projects featuring appliques inspired by stencils include a pillowcase and two table runners.
Silhouette jacket pattern; wool single layer serged jacket; bind jacket edges with ribbons; jackets with folk art needle felted and denim appliques.
Single and double layer vests; reversible, cropped, needle felted and color-blocked vests.
Stitched roses, irises and lilacs; rosebuds, leaves and flower stamens.
Creating chain, fern and lazy daisy stitches as well as French knots with silk ribbons; embroidery on evening bags and pillows.
Adding accents to garments, accessories and home decor using ribbon; rosettes and rosettes with petals; petal flowers.
Carrying the theme of a quilt design to the border and binding; adding scalloped, wavy or notched edge bindings.
Border alternatives include an ice cream cone border, prairie points border and a knife-edge finish.
Block setting options include block-to-block, block-to-block with sashing and cornerstones, uneven quilt blocks and setting blocks on point.
Accessory feet and attachments include the cording foot, ruffler foot, belt-loop attachment and down-turned feller; ruffled pillows.
Adjusting a serger for flatlocking; how to serge and troubleshoot a cover stitch and chain stitch; combining overlock and coverlock stitches.
Three- and four-thread serged overlock stitches; serged rolled edges for utilitarian and decorative purposes.
A floor quilt using a reversible fold and finish technique.
Adding interest to the center of quilt blocks; reversible tote.
Home decor accents; reversible quilting technique; reversible table-topper, placemats and trivets.
Volunteers make items for infants and preemies, dresses for underprivileged children and pillowcases for critically ill children.
Embroidery design options include memory cards, floppy disks and CDs; specialty hooping techniques.
The basics of machine embroidery include selecting a machine, using built-in designs and choosing thread and needles.
Hometown Cafe Apron using fabric fat quarters; half apron; blue ribbon apron.
Fabric squares folded to imitate patchwork; a bag accented with couched threads; computerized embroidery accented with fusible pearls.
A felted wool bag accented with Bohemian-style floral appliques; bag featuring bobbin work; geometric design with fusible bias.
Three easy-to-sew handbags include the Windowpane Patchwork Bag, plaid handbag, and one that incorporates appliques and satin stitching.
Inserting a centered zipper; how to eliminate bulk; add a streamlined look to sew-on waistbands.
Shaping pockets; sewing collars; how to ease in fullness on a set-in sleeve; inserting a sleeve into a garment.
Sewing smooth, straight darts; gathering fabrics by zig-zagging over double strands of thread.
A bowl with a scalloped edge and center medallion; stand-tall bowl; round bowl; pagoda bowl; fluted bowl.
Basic fabric bowl; confetti bowl; flat-topped, octagon base, chevroned and eight-pointed bowls.
Facing patterns, pleated inserts, vented or notched facings and appliques for sweatshirts.
Modifying the neckline and hemline of a sweatshirt.
Converting a sweatshirt into a cardigan or a vest.
Adding chenille accents to chic accessories such as a clutch bag and cosmetic bag; Peek-A-Boo scarf; adding fringed binding to jacket edges.
Textured chenille; chenille scarves; ultra-soft chenille baby blanket.
Print size, print variety and value; Texas Hold'em and Four Seasons quilts.
Combining five prints of various sizes, values and colors; High Five Quilt and Royal Pairs Quilt are patterned after card games.
Using fat quarter cuts of fabric to select and coordinate quilt fabric colorations; King's Corner Quilt; Go Fish Quilt.
Adding couched thread accents to a jacket collar; finishing a jacket and collar edges with fringe; color blocking.
A single layer jacket made with midweight woolen fabric and accented with serged stitching; a jacket made with sheer fabric.
A reversible print jacket with a collar; adding piping to a collarless reversible jacket.
Adding embroidery to a silk shawl, organza scarf, sweater and suede vest; using software to modify designs.
Using ready-mades; enhancing a shirt and black pants with embroidery; choosing thread colors.
Adding embroidery and trims to garments; changing a silk jacket with embroideries and detachable fringe.
An heirloom heart garment and baby bonnet; serged pintucks, diamond tucks, serger twists and flatlocking.
Gathering techniques using both a serger and a sewing machine; making ruffles with serged rolled edges.
Gowns and tops for babies; stitching layette garments.
Adding applique accents with an embroidery machine.
Paper pattern; mosaic mimics a photograph; free-motion stippling; echo stitching.
Transforming a photograph into a family heirloom; cutting and organizing quilt fabrics.
Interpreting photographs in fabric; selecting photos for a mosaic quilt.
Finishing blanket edges; reversible fleece garments; blanket and scarf edges; decorative snaps.
Adding no-ravel appliques and edge finishes to fleece projects; blunt-edge applique; reverse applique; blanket edges.
Adding dimensional accents to high-loft fleece; polar ribbing; eliminating side seams.
Historian Carol Butzke chronicles Orange Peel and Cottage Tulips quilts.
Historian Carol Butzke chronicles square-within-square and sawtooth quilts.
Historian Carol Butzke chronicles 16-patch and Irish chain quilts.
Blending colors and geometric shapes to make a Tropical Twilight jacket.
Sewing a Button-Up jacket by combining a fabric stash and button stash with patchwork, quilting and sewing techniques.
Elaine Waldschmitt's Santa Fe jacket.
Sewing and quilting techniques that promote good health, such as proper positioning, breathing, stretching and resistance exercises.
Transforming fat quarters into the Pine Tree Plaid reversible quilt.
Using dimensional seaming to stitch the Camp Wilderness reversible quilt.
Betty Cotton's Gentle Pines pattern is a reversible quilt.
Adding chenille trim, stitching and stenciling; adding bartacked flowers and optimized stitches to readymades.
Adding accents to baby blankets with machine applique or embroidered fleece; accenting hats and scarves.
Embellishing jeans and shirts with embroidery, trims, rhinestones and appliques gives them originality.
Table topper with a star design; using rotary cutting tools; binding.
Table runners and placemats with strip pieced rectangles; serged projects; serged flatlock; overlock; wave stitches.
Wall hanging with a Christmas tree motif; table runner; using fusible bias tape; pillow wrap.
Personalizing landscape quilts; photo transfer technique.
Landscape quilts featuring animals, including a panda bear quilt, winter horse scene and horses in the pasture.
Children's landscape quilts; selecting fabrics; cut design components; personalization.
Cloth napkins with buttonholes; diagonal napkins; bias taped borders; embroidered napkins; aprons.
Combining strips of various widths to make quilt stratas; adding sashing strips and borders.
Sun-kissed scrap quilt with purchased fat quarters and a matching pillow.
Scrap quilt; coordinating remnants; combining folded rectangles, prairie points, trapezoids; layering and binding a quilt.
Fit knit pants using pivot and slide alterations; selecting the correct pattern size for knit pants.
Sewing knits; pattern layout; interfacing; seaming options; facing applications; sleeve insertion; adding elastic casings.
Patterns for knits; pivot-and-slide alteration; using knit fabrics.
Adding a detachable collar, edge finishes or embroidery to a jacket or vest.
Transforming a basic jacket pattern into a designer original with color splicing and suede punching.
Constructing a basic jacket using an exposed separating zipper, simple collar and facings and "shirt-style" sleeves.
Transferring photos; children's artwork; botanicals to fabric; wall hangings; pillows; table runners.
Transforming crazy-quilted sections into one-of-a-kind projects; making a pillow, little purse and an evening bag.
Showcasing thread, yarn and decorative stitches; enhancing crazy quilting with bobbin work, driving braid with tassels and buttons.
How to choose fabrics and color combinations for traditional, chevron and on-the-slant crazy quilting.
Using serged cover and chain stitches to create accents; using a decorative chain stitch on a scarf.
Serged rolled edge; flatlock; serging over fishing line or wire.
The basics of three-quarter thread serging; using a serger ruffler foot and decorative threads to add accents.
Enhancing towels, a Fold 'n go tray and cosmetic bags with Seminole patchwork.
Punched suede accessories; picture frame; suede pillows; machine embroidery on a serving tray.
Comfortable throws using "kissed" sewing machine seams, serged flatlocked seams and serged overlock seams.
Patriotic "quillow"; applique stars; blanket stitching.
Using flannel fabrics and a star motif to create a four-segment block.
Frayed-edge quilting; raveling; patriotic lap-quilt.
Landscape quilting; thread background; embroidery with appliqué; fabric painting; free-motion stitching; machine quilting.
Embroidery on tulle, organdy, sweatshirt fleece, lace; rotate designs.
Patchwork/machine embroidery; quilt designs for totes, storage boxes and sweatshirts.
Time-saving tips, including basic sewing techniques, organizing the sewing room, sewing notions and embellishments.
Assembling a top and adding patchwork front button insets; enhancing fabrics with stencil painting.
Peony top; collar redesign; stitch accents; combining fabrics.
Creating a fashionable jacket with a "turn as you go" lining technique.
Jumpers; chenille flower; watermelon appliqué; accessories for doll clothes.
Adapting girls' top, vest, pants and hats for dolls; knit top; floppy hat.
Matching ensembles for girls and their dolls; jewel-neckline top; fleece vest; pull-on pants.
Using recycled jeans to create durable quilts.
Two quilt designs featuring geometric parallelograms and hexagons; adding Quick Bias accents.
Quilting techniques; combining piecing techniques with fusible bias; curved designs; stencil.
Three quick projects -- Lattice Memories, Tic-Tac-Toe Twist and Cathedral Classico.
Bedroom; duvet; reversible quilt.
Sewing in small increments of time to create kitchen accessories, including baskets and a casserole carrier.
Accessories; organizing a sewing area; pressing mats; pockets; mug pinafore; chair caddy set.
Reversible vest; machine embroidery; rayon batiks; lace accents; hankerchief linen vest.
Vest; synthetic suede; cutwork design; leather punching; faux tailored vest.
A single-layer vest with bound edges and quilted vest using fleece and batik.
Fuse and stitch technique; watercolor heart quilt; choosing fabrics.
Foundation piecing; paper piecing heart blocks; sashing; borders.
Three unique quilting techniques featuring a variation of a heart motif.
Stitch organizers that are perfect for hiking, camping, day-tripping or cruising.
Woodland scenes; bird's eye point of view scenes.
Re-creating the details of a lake, ocean or pond to make a landscape quilt.
Fabric paintings; wall quilts; winter tree scene.
Manipulating designs; accessing the internet; downloading a design; embroidering fleece; ornaments; letting.
Specialty fabrics; sheer fabrics; ribbon; simulate hand embroidery; redwork.
Memory cards; embroidery disks; templates; dimensional elements.
Piping and cording foot; little foot; patchwork foot; big and darning foot.
Multicord foot; edge joining foot; overcast-guide foot; pintuck foot; edgestitching foot.
Presser feet; embroidery and open toe foot; decorative stitching; stacked stitches; fringe foot; satin edge foot.
Shirt pattern; incorporating ready-made textiles; fabric collage techniques; stenciling; faux piping edging; closures.
Detailed basic construction; embellishments; shirt pattern; machine embroidery; belt opening; sleeve-cuff variations; jewel neckline; quilt-binding technique.
Basic sewing techniques; shirt pattern; cutting; marking; interfacing; mitering corners; setting in sleeves; seaming.
Multisectional designs; stenciling; imitating the look of stained glass using fabrics and bias strips.
Stitching fabric blocks; floral designs; quilt pattern layout; spacer use; piecing techniques.
Patchwork; simple designing techniques; drafting floral designs; mirror image designs.
Group sewing and knitting; turbans; pillow; infant layettes; blankets.
Mini-quilt jacket; collar; zipper; waistband; facing; zipper pull.
Using paper piecing to create a pattern on the journey jacket's sleeves.
Quilting patterns; jacket; waterwheel blocks; three-patch staggered strips.
Using butted seams to join fleece sections; making a scarf, Christmas stocking and freestyle fleece blanket.
Five fleece projects, including a pocket scarf, a head covering and too-tall mittens.
Stitch fleece projects; pillowcases; baby blanket; reversible channel-stitched fleece and flannel throw.
Vests; pattern conversion; ribbed neckline; zipper; hooded fleece vest.
Fleece jacket; fleece construction techniques; diamond applique accents; front zipper; stretch binding; embroidered pullover top.
Mix-and-match separates; knit pullover top; crossover neckline; knit dresses; hood; button-up collar.
Chalkboard fabric; wall quilt calendar.
Chalkboard sports bulletin board; take-along combination checker-chalkboard.
Using chalkboard fabric to design a bulletin board with a floral arbor motif and an artist's palette placemat.
A multiuse shawl which folds and stores as a pillow; pocket necklace with a hidden storage compartment.
Making scarves that are attractive and easy to arrange; cowl poncho; lock and loop belt.
Easy-to-make bags, including separating zipper totes, a shopping tote and a beach tote.
Exploring high-tech embroidery using software which allows the computer and sewing machine to work together.
How to position and stitch embroidery designs to create scenes or landscapes.
Mastering computerized embroidery by making a bleeding heart pillow, country garden shirt and cards.
Adding Victorian touches to garments and home decor, including pillows, a tablecloth, table runner, opera bag and quilt.
Emboss velvet makes an elegant jacket; tips for sewing on napped fabrics; jacket finishing details.
High-loft fleece jacket; making a single-layer variation of the fleece jacket; adding embroidery and buttonhole patches.
Basic jacket pattern with an ideal palette for stencil painting; collarless jacket; using iron-on stencils.
Making three fleece quilts, including a checkerboard polar quilt, plainly Amish quilt and a fleece baby blanket.
Using cutwork to embellish garments and home decor, including a Sweetheart tissue box cover.
Making a potpourri sachet accented with elegant cutwork.
Cutwork basics; how to outline stitch the design and add Richelieu bars and satin stitching.
Quilt; wall hanging; fabric scraps; pillow; machine stitching; embroidery; photos.
Creating unique family trees, including a feather-tree wall hanging and a family-tree pillow.
Preserving special events with wreath blocks, table toppers and guest books.
Personalizing garments with embroidery; using a computerized sewing machine; adding accents with a serged-cover stitch.
Knitting necklines, casings and hems; making a rugby shirt using a modified pattern; serged and double-needle hems.
Mastering basic knits by understanding the different types and then applying it to laying out, cutting, marking and seaming.
Flower garden; window; adding borders; layers; free-motion techniques.
Flower garden; structural elements; fence; layers; border fabrics.
Garden scenes; background fabric; flowers; leaves; rocks; dimension.
Sewing and inserting sleeves; creating an express cuff; hemming techniques.
Denim ideas, including a doily vest and a slip-over stole. With Nancy Zieman.
Individualizing store-bought garments with foundation piecing, rubber-stamping and textured fabrics. With Nancy Zieman.
Accenting denim and chambray through Seminole patchwork, frayed trim, chenille, applique and couching techniques.
Creating rosettes, headpieces and lace accessories to enhance a wedding dress.
Personalizing a wedding dress with lace, trim and embroidery.
Bridal fabrics; stitching and pressing bridal gowns; adding lining and boning; closure techniques.
Gifts that can also be used as holiday decorations, from snowman gift bags to a holly-appliqued tree skirt.
Three easy-to-make gifts -- a portable chalkboard, pillowcases and a Log Cabin throw pillow. With Nancy Zieman.
Sewing small gifts, like an insulated casserole pouch or a wine tote.
The basics of Seminole quilting, including chevron patchwork and Seminole designs. With Nancy Zieman.
Creating designs with three fabric strips; Falling Leaves runner; Flying Kites; Caribbean Star wall quilt.
Simplifying quilt designs with stitched strata; 4-patch quilt; 4-patch variation; 9-patch table runner.
Adding sculptured effects to fleece and berber using rayon machine-embroidery thread. With Nancy Zieman.
Double-needle pintucking on fleece and berber, with variations that include polar ribbing and tone-on-tone impressions.
Sewing fleece and berber, including blunt-edge techniques for pockets and zipper treatments. With Nancy Zieman.
Sewing perfect collars; wrapped-corner and mandarin collars; express collar with no bulk; collar band.
Accenting home decor and garments; table scarf with bias trim; knit ensemble with bias trim.
Using narrow fusible bias trims to create a faux stained-glass banner that simulates the look of stained glass.
Creating a free wall quilt using quick fusible bias from flat fabric.
Embroidery card-stitching; decorating garments and a tote; accenting a jacket.
Embroidery card-stitching; comfort pillow; decorative pillow; cutwork; embroidery lace.
Artistic stitching; machine setup; choosing stabilizers; preparing fabric; Christmas stocking; table linens.
Duplicating landscapes and buildings to add to pictorial quilts; constructing fences and windows. With Nancy Zieman.
Duplicating landscapes and buildings to add to pictorial quilts; constructing fences and windows. With Nancy Zieman.
Re-creating pictures and images on fabric; enlarging the original design; creating dimensional forms.
Guest Sandra Betzina illustrates stitching techniques for professional results using both old and newer fabrics.
Guest Angela Madden showcases circular Celtic designs, tartan bias tubes and machine quilting techniques.
Guest Angela Madden creates an interlaced Celtic motif; how to add fusible backing to bias tubes. With Nancy Zieman.
Guest Angela Madden creates Celtic block from Celtic designs; stitching curves and miters in Celtic designs.
Decorations for a child's room, including a giraffe growth chart and a Noah's Ark pillow, both with vinyl pockets.
Using photo transfer paper to create permanent fabric records; making a Halloween wall quilt. With Nancy Zieman.
Transferring photographs to fabric to use as an photo-album cover, a wall quilt or keepsake quiet book.
Notions; tubes; pressing.
Notions; machine accessories; versatility; serging.
Notions; accuracy; efficiency.
Landscape; squaring; borders; layering; blinding; sleeve; enhancement.
Adding background details to landscape-inspired quilts; machine basting a quilt top.
Duplicating a spring landscape with nonconventional cutting techniques and different fabrics.
Using appliques on cards and silk flowers. With Nancy Zieman.
Applique; fabric; yarn; tulle; machine embroidery.
Applique; new products; blanket stitching.
Synthetic suede; travel pouch; checkbook cover; case; backpack.
Creative patchwork; strata; squares; pillow; scarf; triangles.
Patchwork; casserole quilt; quilt blocks; fabric squares; cutting; triangles; squares; strata.
Patchwork; stitching; cutting; fabric sections; strata; handbag; necklace; basket; pillow.
Making a baby bunting and a self-tying scarf. With Nancy Zieman.
Author Gail Brown; pillows; laundry bags; bulletin boards; wrap.
Making totes, table scarves, place mats and other items to give as gifts or leave in the home. With Nancy Zieman.
Putting the finishing touches on a fleece garment; using scraps functionally and creatively. With Nancy Zieman.
Fleece; edges; bindings; ribbings; zipper; pocket; hems.
Basic instructions for working with high-loft fleeces and berbers.
Sewing coats to help the homeless; organizers of a quilt-a-thon.
Sewing projects that benefit babies and premature infants. With Nancy Zieman.
Using sewing to cheer up others, including students making hats for cancer patients. With Nancy Zieman.
Garments; gifts; interweaving; applique; accents.
Using press-on templates for machine quilting; framing quilt blocks with continuous scallop quilting; trapunto and stippling.
Using high loft fleece to make a polar quilt; a quilting sampler with diagonal straight stitching; griddled paper templates.
Layering a quilt top, batting and backing all by machine; stitch-in-the-ditch and diagonal machine quilting.
Double-welt pockets, tailored pocket flaps and a sport pocket technique adapted from ready to wear. With Nancy Zieman.
Preventing the lining from showing at pocket edges. With Nancy Zieman.
Shaping and stitching pockets from a variety of corners; repositioning seams to remove bulk from pocket flaps.
Combining triangles and parallelograms to make paper-pieced motifs in a Southwestern theme. With Nancy Zieman.
Using a woven star pattern from a preprinted tissue paper design to make a cosmetic bag and towel appliques.
Basic techniques in piecing patchwork sections together using a paper foundation.
Personalizing a basic vest with couching, weaving, lattice piecing, cutwork and other decorative techniques.
Silk ribbon embroidery.
Silk ribbon embroidery.
Silk ribbon embroidery.
Machine embroidery techniques.
Machine stitching a flower-filled basket with bartrack embroidery.
Machine embroidery techniques, including machine setup and preparing the fabric and hoops. With Nancy Zieman.
Seams; collars; sleeves; applique; blanket stitching.
Work on the blouse continues with the transfer of pattern markings, use of fusible interfacings and finishing seams.
Making a slip and a commemorative anniversary photo quilt. With Nancy Zieman.
Making a one-hour skirt; outline stitching's use in quilting; wire-edge ribbon gifts. With Nancy Zieman.
Elastic update; sheer overlay.
Heirloom baby bonnet/bridal handkerchief.
Making and shaping lace.
Heirloom laces and fabrics.
Pillow wraps; bolsters.
Flange and envelope pillows.
Basic pillows; modifying pillows.
Using presser feet for quilts and bulky fabrics.
Using presser feet to attach sequins, ribbons and elastic.
Using presser feet for trims, pleats and decoration.
Creating and fitting sleeves on tailored garments.
Interfacing jackets; shoulder and lapel seams.
Selecting fusible interfaces; interface patterns.
Serger sewing; types of threads.
Serger sewing; specialty stitches; solving stitching problems.
Serger sewing; balanced stitching; using a shirring foot; reducing puckering.
Sewing contest; creative embellishment; bobbin work; texturizing; bow-tie piecing; pastry applique; lattice/paper piecing.
Rambling pintucks; dimensional trapunto; ruching; Battenberg lace.
Weaving variations; over-stitching; applique.
Weaving; texture; fused/open-weave techniques; basket weaves.
Contemporary knits; attaching ribbon/banding; fabric inserts; sportswear mesh.
Contemporary knits; pretreating fabrics; seam/hem options; necklines.
Tips for working with fleece; seam and hem options; modifying a pattern to make a shawl-collar jacket.
Unique closures; yarn loops; braided buttons; toggle closures.
Accenting buttonholes; decorative buttons.
Monogram styles; free-motion embroidery; free-motion writing.
Spiraling technique; creating a strata; interchangeable insets; corded piping.
Adding texture to fabrics; lattice piecing; pintucking techniques.
Adding texture/highlights; basic techniques; flat spray; couching techniques.
Sewing pants/skirts; pant creases; pant seaming; fly-front zipper; express linings; waistbands.
Simplifying jacket construction; interfacing and facings; wrapping corners; lining/hemming a sleeve.
Sewing techniques; sewing blouses; adding a placket; modifying collar patterns; making cuffs.
Silk ribbon embroidery; specialty techniques; silk ribbon pin weaving; pre-printed tear-away designs; pen stitching; caring for silk ribbon embroidery.
Silk ribbon embroidery stitches; hand/machine embroidery; silk ribbon flowers.
Silk ribbon embroidery; supplies and equipment; hand/machine embroidery; basic stitches.