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Sewing the plain green strap and the colorful fabric

Covering Your Bag Strap (part 2)

So… in an earlier post, I showed you how to cover a plain nylon strap with fabric so that it coordinates ...
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Sewing an army green fabric

Covering Your Bag Strap (part 1)

So… you’ve probably heard the saying that “the devil is in the details”, right? Well, when it comes to handbag-making, ...
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A closer look to a bag with black leather and circle designs

Six Tips for Sewing with Pleather

So... one of my favorite fabrics to use for a bag accent area lately... is pleather. I like the texture ...
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Studio Kat Designs

Tips for Sewing with Cuddle Suede

So… in our last post we showed you the gorgeous Triple Play handbag (at left) we created with an all-Cuddle Suede exterior! I was ...
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An ongoing making of a bag

Sew-in Magnet Stitching Tips

So… I tell everyone who will listen that I LOVE using our sew-in invisible magnet snaps because… They snap together ...
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A finished product of a green card holder

Applying Bias Tape- the S-M-O-O-T-H Way!

(I get so many questions about bias tape… how do I make it, how do I get such a smooth ...
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A red fabric

Make Your Own Bias Tape! It’s EASY!

Posted in Tips & Tricks (I get so many questions about bias tape… how do I make it, how do ...
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A small handbag with white, gray, and red-colored patterns

Eight Reasons to Make Your own Bias Tape

(I get so many questions about bias tape… how do I make it, how do I get such a smooth ...
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Studio Kat Designs

In or OUT… That’s the Question

So… I’ve received a couple of complaints comments of late concerning the notches on our patterns… you know, those little ...
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Studio Kat Designs

AQS Quiltweek Chattanooga- A Banner Day

So... I've made a new thing for our booth display in Chattanooga! And I'm pretty excited about it! I noticed ...
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