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Super Bowl XLVIII DIY NFL Fleece Tutorial


With NFL Super  Bowl Sunday XLVIII less than a month away,  Seahawks, Patriots, Broncos and 49er fans far and wide are upping the ante and showing what true fans are made of…one craft at a time. For fabric suppliers like J&O Fabrics, these next few weeks leading to the final countdown are as grueling as they are exciting. From making sure our chain of supply and demand is met by our various manufacturers, to personally assisting our valued customers with their unique project needs,  Super Bowl season and all that comes with it can be crazy at time, but it makes it all worth while when our beloved teams win.

Make An Awesome iPhone or iPod Case/Stand—Video Tutorial!


If you own an iPhone or other smartphone, you likely invested quite a bit of money into it, so why not create a cool personalized case and stand to show it off? The following video tutorial from MadebyMarizpan is a simple step-by-step way to make your own, easy as 1-2-3! Follow link to our fabric selection to get inspired to make yours!

This is a combination case/stand for your smartphone, adaptable to accommodate various types. It reminds me of how cool “reversible” clothing was in its prime!

How To Make An Easy No-Sew Fleece Fabric Gift Blanket


J&O Felt Blanket Christmas

It is the most wonderful time of the year! As the song says, there is much mistletoeing and hearts are glowing with holiday cheer. However, with all of the craziness that surrounds the holidays with cleaning and decorating the house for parties, putting up relatives, cooking, and finding the perfect tree, figuring out a gift that is personal and fits into your budget can be quite difficult. That is why we love making fleece fabric blankets for gifts. They are fantastic for friends at the office and for kids to make for teachers.

Fun Novelty Fleece Fabric & Crafts


Top 5 Novelty Fleece Fabrics

The staff of J&O thought it might be a good idea to remind people how effective fleece is for keeping cold breezes at bay, especially since a lot of the US got snow over Halloweekend.

Top 5 novelty fleece fabrics for winter:

#1: Plaid Polar Fleece Fabric

When we think warm, we think of two things: plaid, and fleece. This fabric combines both of these things into one cozy, colorful pattern.

jandoplaidfleece

Fascinating Fascinators


This breaking news… Prince William got married!  In case you have been living among cloistered monks or just awakened from a coma, now you are up to speed.  Kate Middleton, his bride, is one woman who just cannot have a bad hair day.  The cameras have been following her every fashion move, and she seems to be getting approval from the press.  Whew!  What a relief!

How To Make A NFL No-Sew Fleece Tie Pillow by J&O Fabric Store


J&O Fabric Store will showcase below how easy it is to make a “NFL No-Sew Fleece Tie Pillow.”  Just grab the supplies needed (list below) and all you need is a few minutes and you will have your very own custom NFL fleece pillow.  Do not worry as you do not need to know how to sew.  Have fun and remember this is a great craft to do with your kids

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Supplies Needed:
Scissors
Straight Edge and/or Yard Stick
Pins & Pin Cushion
NFL Fleece Fabric
Pillow Insert

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Last Minute Christmas Deals from J&O Fabrics!


With only 2 days left until Christmas, we thought it might be the perfect time to showcase some of our cool handcrafted holiday gifts and fleece projects from our very own J&O customers. We tossed in a helpful YouTube clip featuring a   ‘ How To Make a No-Sew-Fleece-Throw ‘ tutorial for making quick and easy unisex fleece throws in your favorite NFL team or themed novelty print;  a perfect gift for almost everyone in your circle. If you are still scrambling for ideas, or are just getting started on your list of  ‘must have’s'  from loved ones and co-workers alike, this blog is for you!

How to Make Custom Baby Bibs by J&O Fabric Store


J&O Fabric Store Presents:

How To Customize Your Very Own Baby Bibs!!

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Supplies Needed:
Scissors
Heat & Bond
Iron & Iron Board
Bib
1/4 yard of Cotton Novelty Fabric

How to Make a No-Sew Fleece Tie Pillow


J&O Fabric Store Presents:

How to Make a No-Sew Fleece Tie Pillow

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Supplies Needed:

Scissors
Straight Edge and/or Yard Stick
Pins & Pin Cushion
Fleece
Pillow Insert

Video: How To Make A No-Sew Fleece Tie Blanket


J&O Fabric Store is proud to present our video “How to Make a No-Sew Fleece Tie Blanket.

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Supplies Needed:

Scissors and/or Rotary Cutter

Yardstick and/or Straight Edge

Fleece Fabric

Pins and Pin Cushion

Everyone needs a cozy blanket!  A no-sew fleece tie blanket is a perfect craft project for sewer’s and non-sewer’s.  Just grab the supplies above and set aside 15-20 mins and you will have your very own unique, custom made blanket.  Some great ideas for your no-sew fleece tie blanket:  NFL fleece fabric or MLB fleece fabric for your favorite team, Disney, Cartoon or Novelty fleece fabric for the kids and Solid fleece fabric as a perfect compliment to the pattern fleece of your choice.  Have fun! After you complete your project upload a picture of your no-sew fleece tie blanket to J&O Fabric Store Facebook Page.