Hello button friends! I am so excited that my sweet friends at JABC let me join in on the Words with Buttons fun again this month as a guest designer. As you may know, I love working with wool and doing wool appliqué. This month I wanted to create something to share with you that would coordinate closely with the projects that Cecile and Rachel created. Although I used wool, you could easily use the pattern with cotton fabric also. [Read more…]
Button Lover’s Club members, are you ready to see what is in your next Button Lover’s Club: Words with Buttons Bloom box? We are so “smitten” with this collection and this month’s projects! We have four exciting projects to show you that you can make with your club buttons AND your first look at brand new handmade buttons and exclusive colors of hand-dyed buttons!
Hello Words with Buttons club friends! It is day 5 and our final day of our Cheer Words with Buttons projects. I am Tammy Tutterow and I am so thrilled to be joining you all this month as a special guest designer and to share a free pattern with you! [Read more…]
Last week we kicked off a new series called JABC Stitch School. We are so excited at the response you gave to the first lesson! We look forward to bringing you even more of our favorite stitches. We will be feature great basic stitches in this series. They are ones we use often on our JABC appliqué and pincushion projects and think you will love adding them to your “stitch toolbox”! This week we are featuring the Split Stitch. [Read more…]
At JABC we love what we call “bite-sized” projects. Those are projects that you can make start to finish in little bites of time. Recently, I wanted to gift a trio of our Just Pins to a friend and wanted a creative way to present the pins. I was short on time so I grabbed one of our Seasonal Sliders mini pincushion patterns and stitched up a quick (and super cute) mini pincushion to present the gifted pins in. [Read more…]