Category Archives: Tips & Techniques

Fabriflair Brio Bowl Process

I thought it would be fun to share some Fabriflairâ„¢ tips and techniques while making a Fabriflair Brio Bowl in Kyoto, my new fabric line from RJR Fabrics! Notice how I used one print for the exterior, Butterflies in the …

A Holiday Tree Skirt

The holidays will be here before we know it, and the IJ team is deep in their decorating, gifting, and crafting plans. We thought you might be as well and wanted to share this adorable vintage tree image, and tabletop …

100 Useful Serger Tips

We love to use the serger to finish our garment patterns and to add decoration to so many other projects like our Creative Crossbody Bag. Of course, sergers can be tricky machines, which is why I though I should share …

Matchstick Quilting Tutorial

Sulky just posted a great tutorial on matchstick quilting using our Crossroads Denim! Hop on over and check it out…

How to Sew Perfect Piping!

I love adding piping to pillows, bags, even garments! I think piping adds a neat, professional appearance to a finished project. Of course, it’s not easy to find piping pre-made in the perfect coordinating fabric. I think sewing piping is …