Giveaway Reminder + New Craftsy Posts

 how to sew lined curtains on craftsy by christine haynes

Thanks so much to everyone that has entered the giveaway to win a copy of my new book, Skirts & Dresses for First Time Sewers! Because the form is sent directly to me, you all can't see how many entries have been submitted, but as of now we are between 250–300 entries! WOW! You can enter to win by filling out the form on this post by end of day tomorrow. Best of luck!

I also have a couple of new posts up on the Craftsy site that you might be interested in reading. First is a step-by-step tutorial on how to sew fully lined curtains. People think this is so hard, but it's really quite simple as long as you know a couple of key tips. Find the post here and then make them up for yourself!

 how to do a burn test for fiber content on craftsy by christine haynes

In addition I wrote a post on how to do a fiber burn test to see what the fibers of your fabric are made of. Read all about how to do this safely and what the results will tell you at the post here.

And of course, you can also find loads more tutorials at my tutorial page!