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Sew To Give–Sewing & Quilting Outreach Opportunities

Sew To Give™ is the name I’ve given to sewing, quilting, and volunteering outreach programs. Over the years, I’ve interviewed guests with amazing charitable goals during Sewing With Nancy’s Nancy’s Corner segments. Listed below is a grouping of many of the organizations that I’m aware of, giving you options to sew and quilt for others. As I often say on Sewing … Continue Reading

Absolute Easiest Way to Sew Wrapped Pillow Corners by Nancy Zieman | How To Sew | Sewing With Nancy

Absolute Easiest Way to Sew Pillow Corners

Pillows, collars, and cuffs are just a few of the areas where corners need to be sewn. Cast aside the traditional technique and incorporate the “absolute easiest way” to handle sewing corners. A complete sewing tutorial to create the blue lattice pillow (shown above) can be found here. It includes an envelope pillow back and … Continue Reading

Sew All Occasion Fabric Wraps with Mary Mulari and Nancy Zieman | Sewing With Nancy

Sew Stylish Fabric Wraps for all Seasons

Warding off a chill by adding a comfortable and stylish wrap works any time of the year! Fabric choices can take these pattern designs into every season. Sewing expert, Mary Mulari, joins me on Sewing With Nancy for the second episode of All Occasion Fabric Wraps to share how to transform your look in an instant. … Continue Reading

Sew a Portable Chalkboard by Nancy Zieman

Sew a Portable Chalkboard Roll-Up

Whether it is a gift or simply a road-trip-sanity-saver, this Portable Chalkboard Roll-Up will be a hit with the kids, and probably the adults, in your life. Take the chalkboard roll-up on your summer vacation, to a restaurant, church, or anywhere your kiddos might need a quiet project. It rolls up for easy storage and transport. The … Continue Reading

Six tips for sewing knit garments by Nancy Zieman

Six Easy Knit Sewing Tips

I really enjoy sewing with knits. Yet, if you don’t follow the simple less is best principle, you may “over sew” your project! What’s “over sew?” My answer —”Working too hard, adding too many details.” Here are a few tips that might help you with your next (or first) knit sewing project. Six Easy Knit Sewing … Continue Reading

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14 Clever Wraps to Sew

Dress up your wardrobe with more than 14 clever wraps. Easily sew these with a yard or two of fabric and a few sewing steps. My Sewing With Nancy guest, friend, and designer, Mary Mulari, takes a practical, yet stylish approach to sewing wraps. On this week’s episode you’ll learn how to sew wraps that provide a laid-back … Continue Reading

How to Sew Bean Bag/Cornhole Bags by Nancy Zieman

Colorful Bean Bag Toss Project

Does your family have family reunions? Are you planning any summer birthday parties? One of my family’s favorite outdoor games goes by quite a few names, but in short can be called bean bag toss. What would the game be with out festive, colorful bags? Today, learn how to sew your own bean bags or … Continue Reading

Kite Maker Paul Fieber joins Sewing With Nancy Host, Nancy Zieman - How to make Kites

Sew a Kite in Seven Steps

Sew for home; sew for kids; sew for warmth, but have you ever considered sewing a kite? Paul Fieber, a recent Nancy’s Corner Guest on Sewing With Nancy, shares his love of kite flying and sewing. I know you’ll be impressed with his technique. Watch my Sewing With Nancy interview with Paul Fieber Fabrics and Supplies: Fabric:  … Continue Reading

Sew Doll Costumes with Joan Hinds and Nancy Zieman | Sewing With Nancy

Foster Creativity with Doll Costumes

Sewing doll clothes for 18″ dolls is a wonderful way to nurture imaginative play. Doll Costume Dress Up is this week’s featured Sewing With Nancy online TV show with author, Joan Hinds. Watch Doll Costume Dress Up online! Here’s a preview of the doll clothes patterns and sewing tips. Cowgirl Doll Pattern Sewing for dolls gives us … Continue Reading

How to Sew a Handy Organizer for Your Needle Packs by Nancy's Notions Guest Blogger

Sew a Handy Organizer for Your Needle Packs

By Emily Jansson, Nancy’s Notions guest blogger I’ve been going a little overboard on projects lately. With Sewing Weekend 2016 fast approaching, my studio is looking more and more like a tornado hit it. When my supplies are in chaos, so is my mental state. Something needed to be done. What do I do when I’m feeling out … Continue Reading

April Reader Insights Question with Nancy Zieman | Sewing With Nancy

Dreams Come True–Your Ideal Sewing and Quilting Day

If you were asked to describe your dream sewing or quilting day, what would it include? Earlier this month I asked, via Facebook and Pinterest, for you to describe your dream sewing or quilting day. The responses show quite a range of big dreamers! Our creative imaginations aren’t limited to our quilting and sewing designs, but our entire … Continue Reading

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