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2016 BEST Sewing Machine for Beginners- Video Review

This post has been a long time coming! Phew! I posted a video tutorial 3+ years ago on a machine I considered to be the best sewing machine for beginners then. Well, shortly after that video went up the manufacture stopped making the machine. So, I have been searching high and low since then to […]

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Introducing the 10″ Slicer quilting template & ruler!

Happy New Year, everybody! I’m super excited today to share with you some fabulous news. I designed and manufactured my very first quilting template & ruler! It’s been an interesting ride and I have learned so much about the process of taking an idea from paper to prototypes to more prototypes to finally having the […]

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How to Make Triangle Zipper Pouches- Video Tutorial

I’m back this week with a new video tutorial. My most recent video tutorials are longer than some of my older ones but so far it seems like that’s a good thing! No negative comments so far and it seems most viewers are preferring the more detailed and in-depth video tutorials. What do you think? Leave […]

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New Channel Intro

If you frequent YouTube you’ve probably noticed the channel page changes.  Seems like every year they revamp the whole thing and try to make it more user friendly.  This time when you visit a channel the landing page has everything right there for you, including a channel trailer.  It’s a short video you upload to […]

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How to Make a Wallet from Plastic Bags- Life Reimagined Project

With all the exciting things going on in my life these past few weeks I almost forgot to blog about my latest sewing tutorial… oops! I created this tutorial after being contacted by YouTube and AARP to participate in their newly launched LifeReimagined Project. The LifeReimagined Project is basically a network of peers and mentors […]

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Guest Blog Post- Maria Peagler of SocialMediaOnlineClasses.com

Thank you Vanessa for hosting me on your awesome CraftyGemini blog! Vanessa’s readers: allow me to introduce myself. I’m Maria Peagler, author of Color Mastery: 10 Principles for Creating Stunning Quilts, and the founder of SocialMediaOnlineClasses.com, where Vanessa teaches the YouTube 101 course (she’s an incredible teacher!). Today I’m offering advice to those would-be craft […]

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