A Tea-Time Heart Happy Mat

February 7, 2020By Rebecca Kemp BrentEmbroidery, Home Decor, Projects 6 Comments

Finished Size: 12″ x 12″ There are two secrets to sewing beautiful, smooth curves: precise stitching and careful clipping. Using your embroidery machine to sew the curves guarantees perfectly stitched seams every time, and there’s a not-so-secret weapon – pinking shears – for ideal trimming and clipping. Practice on this heart-happy mat that’s big enough … Read More

Super Comfy I LOVE U Pillow

January 30, 2020By Joanne BankoAmbassador, Home Decor, Sewing 3 Comments

Finished pillow measures approximately 16” X 32” including ruffled edge. What could be more fun than a bright and beautiful pillow with “textspeak,” otherwise known as the abbreviated form of I Love You spelled out in patchwork and appliqué? Your Brother sewing machine and serger are the perfect pair for putting together this pretty pillow. … Read More

Adorable Tooth Fairy Pillow

January 3, 2020By Emily ThompsonHome Decor, Sewing 25 Comments

My daughter has her first loose tooth. She is over the moon about the thought of losing a tooth and has been waiting for what seems like forever for this to happen. I thought I would celebrate this life changing event with a cute little tooth pillow and today I’m going to share the tutorial … Read More

Quick Serged Napkin Rings

December 15, 2019By Joanne BankoHome Decor, Projects, Serger No Comments

Looking for a really quick way to dress up your table for holiday festivities? Thread up your serger with holiday colors, cut some simple squares, and you are ready to serge some napkin rings. This is a super-fast project so you’ll have time to make as many as you need to beautify your holiday place … Read More

Autumn Inspired Harvest Time Pillow

October 21, 2019By Janice FergusonDIY, Holiday, Home Decor 8 Comments

Capture the beauty of this colorful season with a pillow created with the fabrics of fall. With the ever-popular burlap, a glorious autumn cotton print and a burlap rosette, memories of back-to-school, Halloween, and Thanksgivings past will linger even on the occasional gray days of November. Use any Brother sewing machine and some fabric to … Read More

Foot of the Month: Grateful & Blessed Pillows

October 14, 2019By Joanne BankoFoot of the Month, Home Decor, Projects 2 Comments

Finished pillows measure approximately 22-inches wide X 12-inches long. Back of Pillow Creating custom pillows with clever lettering and beautiful fabric combinations is easy with a Brother Sewing machine and a Brother electronic cutting machine. We’re featuring the Open Toe foot this month as it’s ideal for neatly attaching the letters as appliqués. This foot … Read More