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Advent Calendar SVG Tutorial + Free Box SVG

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With December finally here and Christmas just around the corner, I thought it might be fun to put together a little something that is both cute and yummy at the same time! 😉 Every year I look at the advent calendars on display in the stores but I never end up purchasing any due to the ingredients and lack of variation in the chocolates. Plus, they never look as festive or inviting…

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Free Embroidery Design

Festive Free Christmas Applique Embroidery Design

Free Christmas Applique Embroidery Design

We’re another week closer to Christmas and another FREE Christmas applique embroidery design download is here! If you are anything like me, you tend to go all out on some years (if not all of them) with the Christmas movie marathons and the local radio station that plays the carols all month long. Of course, by the end of the month I am going to be ready to stop playing the same…

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Machine Embroidery Tutorials

ITH Feltie Embroidery Design – Ornaments

Hey there! I’m back yet again with another fun and unique way to use that ITH feltie embroidery design that you may have lying around or are interested in starting a project with! This one is sure to get you in the festive mood whether you are already there or still reluctant to ring in the holiday. 😉  Get ready to make an adorable feltie ornament! You will only need a small…

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Free Santa Paws Applique Embroidery Design

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Hello! With the cold weather really kicking in lately and Halloween completely behind us, Christmas is right around the corner and now is the best time to start getting ready for it. 🙂 What better way to decorate your home in seasonal style and get into the holiday spirit than to make something yourself? There’s just something so amazing about making something for your home with your own hands (and…

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Free Thanksgiving Lantern SVG Cutting File

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Hi all! With the Fall season really kicking off (brrr..it’s getting pretty cold here in the northeast!) and Thanksgiving almost upon us once again, I wanted to create a quick and cute little seasonal decoration piece to get your harvest mood going. 🙂 This fun design can be whipped up in minutes and only requires a small amount of cardstock paper, a cutting machine that allows for SVG files (such as the…

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Machine Embroidery Tutorial: Getting Started with ITH Designs Part 1

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With machine embroidery gaining so much popularity these past few years, I decided to finally make a set of machine embroidery tutorials to help those of you that are interested in learning more about this fun and highly addicting craft but at the same time are also unsure of where to start! I know how hard it can be to find information out there to really get your machine and…

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A Creative Machine Embroidery Magazine Feature!

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Hi everyone! I’m posting today because I have some super exciting news to share with all of you. An ITH mask design from Happily After Designs was featured in the Creative Machine Embroidery magazine! I feel so honored and happy to have one of my designs featured in the magazine’s “Must Haves” section. For those who have not heard of this magazine before, it’s a machine embroidery magazine packed to the brim…

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Free Knitting & Crochet

FREE Amigurumi Koala Crochet Pattern

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Hi again! A new week and a new free pattern is here. 🙂 This time, we’re taking it to the outback with this super cute free amigurumi koala crochet pattern! When I get designing and stitching out my own patterns, names for my little crocheted creatures just sort of come to me. So far, we’ve had Lily the Llama and Walter the Whale. Now let me introduce..*drum roll* … Kimmy the…

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Free Whale Crochet Pattern

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Psst. Guess what? That’s right, I have yet another stuffed animal pattern for you guys! This time it’s a free whale crochet pattern! What better way to ring in the summer and beach season? He goes by the name of Walter but that’s always up for debate – stitch him (or her!) out in bright color schemes and add your own creative touch to this cutie. He will end up at…

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