Showing posts from November, 2019

twisted hexagon coaster tutorial

Twisted hexagons are made up of one hexagon and six half hexagons of the same size. Twisted hexagons can be made by using english paper piecing method. There are some other ways of doing them, but I preferred english paper piecing method, which I like pretty much. 
I made these lovely twisted hexagon coasters and prepared a tutorial also. This lovely project is beginner friendly. If you would like to make one for yourself, follow the instructions below. Twisted hexagon tutorialYou will need four hexagons for one coaster. I used 2.5 " hexagons for this one. If you need the hexagon templates with free download, it is HERECut out your hexagon and cut another three hexagons into two. These are the templates for the twisted pieces of the hexagon. You should have one hexagon and six half hexagon. These will be arranged like this: Since you have the templates of a twisted hexagon, time to start sewing. Choose your fabrics and baste the pieces and sew them together. If you are new to eng…

8 christmas fabric ornament tutorials

It is now the time of the year to start preparations for Christmas. Making preparations beforehand is a good idea either for your own ornaments or to be gifted.
Here is a round up of christmas ornament tutorials that I have found  and like pretty much. They are all free and comes with tutorials. If you have a stash of scraps,  making ornaments is a perfect way to use them up also. Why don't you try then?

Yo-yo snowman by Mypatchworld

DIY fabric ornaments by Place of my taste

Patchwork Star by The Sewing Directory

Paper pieced santa ornament by Inwheel ponders

Hexies wreath by wefty needle
Christmas tree ornament by Life after laundry
Wowen fabric star ornament by Mister Domestic

Fabric star quilted star ornament by Spruce crafts