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Folder Clasp

Back to school? Been working so much that all your papers don’t lie flat in your folders? Why not make an easy folder clasp to keep your folders neat and tidy! This project is so quick and simple to do! Let’s get started! What you’ll need: 1 full folder 1 large button A small piece… Continue reading Folder Clasp

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Stitching On A Button

Unsure how to stitch on a button? Then look no further! My tutorial will show you how to do a crossover button stitch. What you’ll need: Fabric Needle Thread Button . . . Let’s get started! First we need to double up a piece of thread and knot the end so it doesn’t just go… Continue reading Stitching On A Button

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Hand-Stitched Buttonhole

What you’ll need: A piece of fabric A needle Thread A button Fabric marker or chalk (I used a pencil) Scissors For this little tutorial I have just used a scrap piece of calico fabric to demonstrate. However, you can practice this technique or stitch straight onto the fabric you will be using. The first… Continue reading Hand-Stitched Buttonhole

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The Blanket Stitch

Here’s what you’ll need to get started on the blanket stitch: Fabric (I’ll be using felt) A needle Thread Pins Scissors     The first step we will do is to pin together our fabrics. I have used acrylic felt for this demonstration but you can use the fabric of your choice. With your needle… Continue reading The Blanket Stitch