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Sewing With Nancy

Circles Sew Simple

Video duration: 26:46Video has closed captioning.

Join Nancy and guest Donna Fenske as they stitch quilts with head-turning simple circle techniques. Learn to make a Scrappy Orange Peel quilt—no tedious backing and binding—a Crazy for Circles quilt with chic circle appliqués, a Wedding Ring quilt stitched in circles, and more. Express yourself using these momentous new circle concepts!

Episodes of Sewing With Nancy174

Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Quilt with an Embroidery Machine in 8 Easy Lessons - Part 1

Sewing With Nancy

Quilt with an Embroidery Machine in 8 Easy Lessons - Part 1

Nancy and guest, Eileen Roche show how to use an embroidery machine as a quilting machine.

26:47

Quilt with an Embroidery Machine in 8 Easy Lessons - Part 1

26:47

Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Fashion Sewing: Plain to Fabulous - Part Two

Sewing With Nancy

Fashion Sewing: Plain to Fabulous - Part Two

Be inspired to personalize your fashion sewing, learning how to combine unique fabrics.

26:47

Fashion Sewing: Plain to Fabulous - Part Two

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Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Fashion Sewing: Plain to Fabulous - Part One

Sewing With Nancy

Fashion Sewing: Plain to Fabulous - Part One

Make a statement. Start with basic pattern, and then add embellishments or unique fabrics.

26:47

Fashion Sewing: Plain to Fabulous - Part One

26:47

Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Every Last Piece

Sewing With Nancy

Every Last Piece

Refresh quilt designs—give them a scrappy look. Update other quilts with minimalist charm.

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Every Last Piece

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Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner - Nancy Zieman, Quilt to Give

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Nancy Zieman, Quilt to Give

Nancy provides guidance about organizing a Quilt to Give community sewing project.  

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Nancy's Corner - Nancy Zieman, Quilt to Give

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Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner - Sandy Schweitzer, Quilt Restoration Expert

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Sandy Schweitzer, Quilt Restoration Expert

Sandy Schweitzer shows viewers that it’s OK to repair damaged quilts & give them new life.

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Nancy's Corner - Sandy Schweitzer, Quilt Restoration Expert

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Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner - Joyce and Thomas Teng, Fabric Embellishers

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Joyce and Thomas Teng, Fabric Embellishers

The Tengs demonstrate fabric embellishment using shaving cream, fabric dye & simple tools.

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Nancy's Corner - Joyce and Thomas Teng, Fabric Embellishers

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Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner - Roy Mitchell, Jr., Quilt Educator

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Roy Mitchell, Jr., Quilt Educator

Roy Mitchell Jr. teaches a quilt course for Commonwealth of VA Dept. of Juvenile Justice. 

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Nancy's Corner - Roy Mitchell, Jr., Quilt Educator

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Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner - Marilyn Badger and Claudia Clark Myers

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Marilyn Badger and Claudia Clark Myers

The award winning quilters, share insights about their collaborative work.

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Nancy's Corner - Marilyn Badger and Claudia Clark Myers

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Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner - Wendy Mamattah, Braid and Stitch

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Wendy Mamattah, Braid and Stitch

Wendy Mamattah immersed herself in her Ghana culture to create mesmerizing art quilts.

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Nancy's Corner - Wendy Mamattah, Braid and Stitch

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Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner - Fraser Smith, Sculptor

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Fraser Smith, Sculptor

Fraser Smith established a career creating amazingly realistic sculptures from wood.

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Nancy's Corner - Fraser Smith, Sculptor

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Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner - Cherie St. Cyr,  Fiber Artist Part Two

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Cherie St. Cyr, Fiber Artist Part Two

Cherie St. Cyr shares inspirations for her quilts incorporating her own dyed fabrics.

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Nancy's Corner - Cherie St. Cyr, Fiber Artist Part Two

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