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make a headless costume

Make a Headless Costume with Poly-Fil


If you’re looking for a last minute costume DIY that will really turn heads (pun fully intended!) then look no further! This handmade costume is very easy to make. The hardest part is rounding up the supplies, but even that is...

Gifts to Sew for Dad

Gifts to Sew for Dad


Fathers are special, and one way to show how much you care is with a handmade gift! Hand crafted projects are a wonderful way to customize a gift, and they also help show how much you care. Men can be hard to craft for, so we want to...

grad gifts to make

Memorable Graduation Gifts to Sew


Celebrate the graduates and help them commemorate this special moment in their lives with a handmade gift! These DIY gift ideas can be used to pamper the grad, help them decorate a dorm or new apartment, or make it easier for them to...


Holiday Crafts For Any Skill Level


Holiday Crafts For Any Skill Level We always look forward to seeing what our Fairfield World Design Team creates, and this month is no different!  If you are here, you are in for a treat! With a few supplies, and these ideas, you can...

Winner of 80Lbs of Poly-fil

80-year Celebration Giveaway!


Congratulations to Sandy Thomas of Thousand Oaks, California On winning 80 pounds of Poly-fil® in our 80th Birthday Celebration Giveaway   The contest has ended… thank you         Fairfield will finish up...


DIY Halloween Crafts

Designers, Holidays

DIY Halloween Crafts Are you ready for some fun DIY Halloween crafts?  We have got such a range of projects to share with you this month, and the best part is, they are all afternoon crafts!   We will start with Meg’s...


Poly-Fil® Feather Loft 90″ X 30 yd.

Poly-Fil® Feather Loft Rolled Stock 100% bonded polyester quilt batting is appropriate for machine quilting, or tied quilts and comforters The higher loft will create a fuller appearance in your finished project It’s...


“A”Merica Quilt

Patterns, Fairfield Products

Hi Everybody! It’s been so long since I last posted here. I wanted to share a new project that I have designed. I come from a family with a long history of military men and my husband has also served our country. I design and...


Sweet Sweet Summer Time


Whether your young ones are home for the summer, going to camp, or you’re taking a family vacation, here are some fun summer projects for you and your family. Enjoy! Fabric Boats by Sew and the City Ribbon Bugs from Patchwork...


Happy Father’s Day


It’s time to show your dad how much you appreciate him. Why not give him a homemade gift from your heart. Just click on the photos for some great ideas. Necktie Pillow by Amy Bellgardt of Mom Spark Roll up Tool Organizer by...


Happy Mother’s Day


Mother’s Day is coming up soon so here are some fun and unique creative gifts that your mom will just love. Mother’s Day Rug Mug by Julie of Mack and Mabel On the Go Organizer by Amber at crazylittleprojects.com The Garden...


Spring Time


Spring Time is finally here. Don’t know about you but Spring puts me in a creative mood. I’ve gathered some projects with bright happy colors and themes for the season that I hope you will enjoy. Tulip Wall Hanging on...


Simple Pillows

Sewing, Miscellaneous, Home Decor

Want to spruce up an area in your home?  Just add some pillows and don’t be intimidated by making a pillow cover. You can just follow these basic instructions we found on the website The Sewing Loft by Heather Valentine.  ...


Easter Projects


Even though Easter is just around the corner there is still time to make some fresh and festive gifts and decor. Here are some fun and easy last minute Easter projects to help get your creative juices flowing.   Fabric Easter Egg...


Refresh, Renew, Recycle

Sewing, Miscellaneous, Home Decor

This year we are concentrating on projects where you can reuse, redesign and recycle the things you already have along with some inexpensive finds to create wonderful new items for home décor, holidays, gift giving or just plain fun....


Crafting for Christmas


Here are some fun Holiday Crafts we thought you would enjoy!   DIY Christmas Decorations – Felt Stars By Damjana at Apple Green Cottage   Handmade Christmas Cheer Table Runner By Ruth of Addy Lou Creates  ...


Pumpkins Pumpkins Pumpkins


It’s almost that time of year. The cool crisp air, autumn colors, leaves crunching under your feet, and pumpkins, pumpkins, pumpkins. Here are some fun colorful pumpkin projects and patterns for you to enjoy this Holiday season. Just...


Back to School

Children, Sewing, Craft Ideas, Home Decor

Whether you’re a mom bringing your child to school for the first time or you yourself are heading off to college we have gathered a group of fun Back to School projects for you. Just click on the links below and enjoy.    ...


Dorm Room Decor


Moving into your college dorm room is so exciting, and the best part…. You get to decorate it yourself. We all know space is always a challenge so here are some great DIY budget friendly ideas for extra seating when your friends...


DIY Dorm Room Pillow Ideas


WOW! This summer is flying by and it’s about time to get ready for back to school and start planning your dorm room décor. The easiest way to create the look, show some style, or add a splash of color to your space is by adding some...


Mother-Daughter Quilts and Quilters

Children, Holidays

In years past, sewing and quilting were crafts that were passed from mother to daughter.  Women in families spent a great deal of time working together and teaching younger family members their crafts. Many of you may have acquired...

French Mattress, Couch Floor cushions couch

French Mattress Couch


Floor couches, cushions, and pillows are a great way to add inviting cozy spaces to your home. They can easily fill an empty corner of a room with a splash of color, become a reading nook or create quiet space for meditation. They are...


Tips and Tricks from Our Master Makers


You love our pillow inserts and our foam products, but are you aware of the many other Fairfield World items that would be perfect at the heart of your projects?  We asked our Master Makers to share their tips and tricks for working...

Squishy Foam

Squishy Foam


Coming Soon! Poly-fil® Squishy Foam   Squishies are all the rage! These foam shapes are great for relieving stress and anxiety, helping people retain focus, and are perfect for sensory play. Kids tweens, teen and,  adults are...


Stay Cozy and Warm with These Projects

Craft Ideas

The temperatures are dropping, but the designers at Fairfield World are staying cozy and warm thanks to these handmade projects! With Fairfield World products at the heart of your projects, you can rest assured that the end product...


Meet the Pro: Maria Ferri Cousins


This month the Fairfield World team is delighted to introduce you to an artist who is truly one of the best quilters in the world.  Maria Ferri Cousins is an award winning quilter whose most recent honor was having her piece,...


Falling for Fall DIY Projects


Golden, crisp leaves falling softly from almost bare trees, Lifting and falling in a hushed gentle breeze, Slowly dropping to the soft cushioned ground, Whispering and rustling a soothing sound. Coppers, golds, and rusted tones, Mother...


Halloween Costume Contest


The Excitement is Brewing at Fairfield Halloween is just around the corner and we are buzzing with excitement over all of the creative costume ideas we are seeing.   Share your DIY Halloween Costume creations for a chance to win...


Meet the Pro: Amy Butler


“One of my core beliefs is that through who we are and what we do, we can inspire great change in ourselves, each other, and in the world. I believe that we can inspire those around us to become happier & more confident through...


Back To School Projects


July is here and summer break is halfway over!  In just a few short weeks school will be back in session.  Whether you are preparing someone in your life for preschool, elementary school, or college, you will want to start your back to...


DIY Projects for Outdoor Entertaining


Summer is finally here!  It’s time to hose down the back porch, dust off the picnic table, and freshen up the outdoor cushions.  The beautiful long days of summer are the perfect excuse to head outdoors for entertaining your friends,...


Summer Shoes That You Can Make

Craft Ideas, ,

Summer is just around the corner.  It’s time to pack up your socks and boots and bust out your nail polish and flip flops.  Hooray for summer!  Before you go shoe shopping, take a look in your closet and see what you can update...


Meet the Pro: Mark Montano


This month we are shining our spotlight on a leader in the crafting industry:  Mark Montano!  A designer, TV Host, and best-selling author, Mark writes  THE BIG-ASS CRAFT BOOK series.  Published by Simon & Schuster, his books are...


Mini Charm Pack sewing ideas you can make


Mini Charm packs are a great way to get a variety of fabrics with little investment. If you are making your own it is a fantastic way to use up your scraps.  Who knew you could buy a whole collection of fabric for less that a fancy...


Meet the Pro: Kathryn Jones


We were so delighted with the “Best in Show” winner at the 2017 Quilt Con that we wanted to learn more about the quilt artist behind this amazing piece.  Kathryn Jones wowed both judges and the audience alike with her...


Meet the Pro: Amy Reber Designs

Designers, Miscellaneous

This month, Fairfield World is pleased to introduce you to a fabulous designer as part of our “Meet the Pro” series.  Amy Reber Designs is an artist who we know you will enjoy as much as we do.  Her fresh, modern, bold designs...


Meet the Pro: Leah Day


Leah Day is an online quilting teacher extraordinaire! She makes instructional quilting videos for YouTube, teaches online classes and workshops, and interacts with quilters every day through Instagram and Facebook. You can find her at...