Ashley Hughey

Ashley Hughey

9 posts
How to Sew an Underlining

How to Sew an Underlining

Created by: Tie Dye Diva Patterns

Today we’re going to share with you a simple lining technique that can be used when sewing lightweight fabrics that are semi-transparent or need a bit of structure. With just a few extra steps, you can sew up those lovely fabrics you’ve been avoiding because they might be “see-through!”

Underlinings are different from traditional linings in that they are considered a part of the main fabric after they are basted together. This

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Log Cabin Blanket Sew-Along Week 3: Sewing Check-In

Log Cabin Blanket Sew-Along Week 3: Sewing Check-In

Created by: My Wandering Path Blog

Hooray for Friday and Week 3 of the Fabric.com Log Cabin Sew-Along!

A couple of weeks ago, we talked about choosing fabrics for our plaid flannel quilt-as-you-go blanket, and last week we went over the cutting instructions and a quick tutorial on the quilt-as-you-go method. So this week, hopefully you were off and running with your log cabin blocks!

Sew Along Week 3

I was able to get a few blocks quilted this week. I love seeing

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Sherpa & Flannel Lap Blanket Tutorial

Sherpa & Flannel Lap Blanket Tutorial

Created by: Nikki Johnson of fabric.com

This versatile lap blanket is perfect for keeping you warm on chilly fall or winter nights. It’s so easy even beginners can complete this easy blanket in no time!

Sherpa Blanket

You'll Need:

This blanket would also be a great holiday gift for someone

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Log Cabin Blanket Sew-Along Week 2: Cutting and Sewing

Log Cabin Blanket Sew-Along Week 2: Cutting and Sewing

Created by: My Wandering Path Blog

Happy Friday and welcome to Week 2 of the fabric.com Log Cabin Sew-Along!

In case you missed the announcement a couple of weeks ago, here’s a quick recap: Over the next several weeks, we’ll be hosting a quilt-as-you-go log cabin blanket sew-along here on the Fabric.com blog. Today we’ll be cutting into our yummy flannel fabrics and starting to sew!

Here's a quick recap of my fabric choices:

For

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Sewing 101: Seam Allowances

Sewing 101: Seam Allowances

Created by: Nikki Johnson of fabric.com

Welcome to our new Sewing 101 series, where we'll highlight basic sewing techniques for beginners that are also a great refresher for more advanced sewists. If you have a sewing technique you'd like us to highlight in this series, please let us know in the comments section. Today is all about seam allowances!

Knowing what seam allowances are and how execute an accurate seam allowance is arguably the most important part of sewing

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