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Machine Embroidery Twist on Sashiko Quilting

Sashiko Sashiko was a style of functional embroidery developed in Japan and used as early as the 17th century, which was very popular with the peasant class. Traditionally the style features geometric white patterns on darker, usually indigo cloth. (sashiko … Continue reading

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Choosing the right needle for machine embroidery

Choosing the right needle for a machine embroidery project doesn’t have to be a daunting prospect. Many an embroidery enthusiast may have avoided becoming a hysterical mess while attempting to purchase needles if they had just done a little research … Continue reading

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Link between the “Yolo” bag and the Red Hat Society.

Recently, a number of you may have encountered a file on Sweetpea that can be used to create an ITH (In the Hoop) tote bag embroidery design featuring a wild-hearted gal burning rubber on her rascal. Continue reading

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How to insert a zipper in an “in the hoop” machine embroidery zipper purse

Learn how Sweet Pea uses these steps to insert a zipper in the hoop. Continue reading

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2017 SEW-A-LONG CHALLENGE-AUGUST

Welcome to Sweet Pea ‘s 2017 SEW-A-LONG CHALLENGE Fabulous Prizes provided by Echidna Sewing Capalaba Brisbane Join us for the next 3 months of fabulous sew-a-longs Each month we will release a new sew-a-long design Each month we will choose … Continue reading

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The Winners of our March Easter Sew-a-long

What a wonderful group we have had for our March Sew-a-long. It is by far the largest group we have ever had at 4265 members. Thank you to everyone who has participated and posted a photo or many photos Thank … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day- machine embroidery designs made in the hoop- discount codes ( now expired)

Hawaiian hearts mugrug 5×7 6×10 and 7×12 in the hoop machine embroidery designs This is a mugrug with lovely quilting detail for the 5×7, 6×10 and 7×12 hoops. The mugrug requires only one hooping and it is completely finished requiring … Continue reading

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