Fabric/Quilting

 

Quilt Corner


 


 

How to sew a simple drawstring backpack

Adaline will show you in this video tutorial how to sew a simple lined drawstring backpack using 4 fat quarter fabric pieces. You can choose from a huge selection of fabric in our Fabric Department at our Ben Franklin Crafts and Frame Shop stores in Monroe and Bonney Lake, WA.

How to sew a simple drawstring backpack

 

 

 

 

How To Make a Table Runner in 10 Minutes

In this step-by-step sewing video tutorial, Adaline guides you through the instructions (also found in the kit) on how to make a simple table runner. Whether you are a sewing beginner, someone who is dusting off a sewing machine and re-visiting the craft, or someone who is looking for a quick and easy project, this is a perfect sewing project for you. This kit is available at our Ben Franklin Crafts store in Monroe, WA and it includes 1/3 yard for the center fabric, 1/3 yard of fusible fleece and 1/2 yard of backing fabric. You can also pick out your choice of fabrics to personalize the table runner to match your home decor. Just follow these simple instructions to make your own version! (The kit featured here includes fabric from the Sundance Meadow collection by Wilmington Prints. While supplies last.) Make sure to come visit us regularly to see what other kits we have in the store.

10-minute table runner

 

 


 

Mask Making Tutorial

In the video below, Adaline is showing step-by-step directions on making a personal face mask. Our fabric department has a great selection of 100% cotton in your choice of by-the-yard, fat quarters or fat eights that are perfect for mask making. Our knowledgeable staff can answer all of your questions and help guide you to the supplies you need for all of your projects.

How to make a face mask

 

 

Here's another pattern that you can use to make masks. Download HERE.

We have the supplies to make your own masks. If you want to help, we're still collecting mask donations to give to local facilities that need them. Call us if you have any questions at 360-794-6745 ext 1121 or email us at Morders@bfranklincrafts.com.

Mask for our medical workers

 

 


 

Projects to Sew

 

Apron Patterns

Making an apron is a great beginner sewing project. But it's also a fun project for a seasoned sewer that likes to spoil their friends and family with a handmade gift. Come in to pick a pattern - and some fabric, of course!

Apron Patterns

 

 

 

 

Pillowcase Kits

Make their room extra special with a handmade pillowcase that matches their theme! Come pick up a kit today!

Pillowcase Kits

 

 

 

 

Sewing, Knitting & Crochet Project Books

Running out of ideas for your sewing, knitting or crochet hobby? Grab a book full of inspiration!

Sewing, Knitting & Crochet Project Books

 

 

 

 

NEW! Crinkle Material

Most effective crinkle filling for stuffed dolls, toys, arts & crafts! (36" x 36")

Crinkle Material

 

 

 

 

Quilt As You Go Placemats and Table Runner by Tailor Inc

Sew-by-number patterns are printed 80/20 cotton/poly batting to layer with backing fabric and quilt as you piece the top.

Quilt As You Go Table Runner and Placemats - Patterns

 

 

 

 

 

Silicone Coaster Set to Sew

Coasters you'll love to make, use or give as gifts. Protect against hot, cold or wet.

Silicone Coaster Set

 

 

 

 

Hot Stuff Oven Mitt

Includes silicone overlay, instructions and templates.

Hot Stuff Oven Mitt

 

 

 

 

Use Steam-A-Seam to make personalized towels

Steam-A-Seam makes creating themed towels an easy no-sew project!

See how easy it is to use this double stick fusible web! https://youtu.be/4mIGtgX-vfk

Steam-A-Seam used on dish towels

 

 

 

 

Table Toppers & Wreaths Fold'n Stitch Patterns

Use Poorhouse Fold 'n Stitch Pattern + Bosal Fusible Foam to make a beautiful fabric wreath or table topper! The patterns come with step-by-step instructions. (fabric shown here may vary from our selection).

Fold'n Stitch Wreath and Leaf Topper

 

 

 

Digitally Printed Fabric Panels

Check out this quilt Stephanie made for the store. It uses a beautiful digital printed panel and border stripe from Northcott fabrics.

Digitally Printed Panel Quilt

 

 

Fabric panels are not just to make quilts. Our Frame Shop and fabric team have been busy mounting digitally printed fabric panels and framing them. What a great art piece! We have many panels to choose from!

Framed Fabric Panels