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Online Sewing Courses & becoming a Sulky® Online Certified Teacher

The advent of new technology continues to make our lives easier. From needle apps for your smartphone to computerized sewing machines, smart advances help sewing just as much as other industries. One advance that’s helped home sewists tremendously, especially those … Continue reading

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Easiest Beach Bag Ever Tutorial + 3 Free Designs!

Embroider and stitch this cute beach bag for summer trips! Get full instructions below plus two free designs! Download the Sea Shells and Sandy Toes design free from Embroidery Library here. Hurry, the design is only free until July 31! Download the anchor … Continue reading

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Free Stabilizer Organizer tutorial + more!

Hello machine embroiderers! I know many of you are omni-crafters who enjoy sewing, knitting, crochet, etc. When you have a creative mind, sometimes one craft is not enough! With that in mind, allow me to direct you to nearly 100 … Continue reading

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Wednesday Giveaway: Win an Embroidery Thread Pack

Welcome to another Wednesday Giveaway! To help you get through the week, today we’re giving away a Madeira Potpourri embroidery thread pack.   Get twenty 220 yard Polyneon spools for FREE! That’s 40,000 stitches per spool of top quality quilting … Continue reading

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Free Embroidered Fabric Card Tutorial

With Valentine’s Day this weekend, you don’t have to scramble for a last-minute gift. Why not make a cute embroidered Valentine’s Day card using fabric scraps and a FREE design?! First, download these adorable LOVE letters designs from CME. Hurry, because … Continue reading

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12 Days of Giveaways: 12 Grand Prize winners!

I hope everyone had a marvelous holiday season, and got lots of sewing and embroidery goodies to inspire you in 2014. We have 12 more gifts to inspire and educate as well: 12 free year subscriptions to sew.tv! Thanks to everyone … Continue reading

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12 Days of Giveaways Day 10: Win an i-rock heat-setter!

Welcome to Day 10 of our holiday giveaway series! Yesterday we gave you a chance to win a great prize pack from Clover. The winner is Pamela W! Congratulations! Please email sewnews@sewnews.com with your mailing address to receive your prize. … Continue reading

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12 Days of Giveaways Day 8: Win a design collection!

Hello! It’s time for another giveaway. But first! The winner of yesterday’s giveaway of this great grab bag of fun Coats & Clark zippers is: Judy H! Please email sewnews@sewnews.com with your mailing address to receive your prize. Today’s giveaway will … Continue reading

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12 Days of Giveaways – Day 2!

Happy Holidays machine embroiderers! Our 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways began on Friday over on the Sew News Blog, where we gave away two copies of Perfect Party Dresses: 12 Superb Dresses To Smock And Sew. Congratulations to our two winners, Carol K … Continue reading

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Nov/Dec issue Freebies!

Have you picked up a copy, downloaded the online version or checked out all the free stuff from the Nov/Dec issue yet? As always, we provide the FULL instructions for each cover project FREE at cmemag.com. Interested in more projects … Continue reading

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