Tutorial – Cutting Applique Shapes With Modern Tools and Software

This post contains Affiliate Links. Today, I'm sharing insights on Modern Tools and Software that can be used for cutting fabrics for applique', as well as cutting many other items.  I'm also sharing a tutorial to help you take a design created in various software (e.g. EQ7, machine embroidery designs or software, etc), or even sketched on … Continue reading Tutorial – Cutting Applique Shapes With Modern Tools and Software

#CHAShow – CHA Mega Show 2014

SewCalGal was able to attend the CHA Mega Show in Anaheim, CA, January 10-14th.   This amazing event was packed with professional seminars,an exceptional trade show with over 400 vendors, inspirational make-n-takes, demonstrations,  and buyers and attendees from all over the world.  And, I'm delighted to be able to share insights with you about this … Continue reading #CHAShow – CHA Mega Show 2014

Black Friday/Cyber Monday Sales – Steals and Deals for Quilters and More

You may have spotted all the Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales (steals and deals) that I shared on Fingertip Shopping.  There really are some amazing opportunities for quilters at Craftsy, Fat Quarter Shop, Martingale, C&T Publishing, Dream World Northwest/Sew Steady Tables, Leah Day Designs, Quilt in a Day, Patsy Thompson Designs, Quilt Market Kit, Silhouette, Therm … Continue reading Black Friday/Cyber Monday Sales – Steals and Deals for Quilters and More

Black Friday, Cyber Monday Steals and Deals

Quilters do love sales, so I'm delighted to be able to share insights with you on some excellent Black Friday and Cyber Monday Steals and Deals with you.  I'll be updating this post throughout these sales, so be sure to check back as more info may be added. And be sure to scroll down, as … Continue reading Black Friday, Cyber Monday Steals and Deals

Black Friday/Cyber Monday Sales For Quilting, Sewing & Embroidery Enthusiasts

Like many of us, I love a good sale.  And, some of the best sales we can find are those for Black Friday/Cyber Monday.  You may be a shopper that is willing to go out and fight the crowds, or one that wants to shop online.  Either way, today's insights are focused on some super … Continue reading Black Friday/Cyber Monday Sales For Quilting, Sewing & Embroidery Enthusiasts

CHA Winter Trade Show 2011

This weekend I had the opportunity to attend the CHA Winter Conference & Trade Show 2011 in Los Angeles, Ca..  This show is packed with excellent conferences appropriate for anyone in the craft & hobby business, including quilting, sewing and embroidery businesses.  The Trade Show that is held along with the conference is also a … Continue reading CHA Winter Trade Show 2011