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Pamela Baker

Pam Baker is the wife, mom, nana (mawmaw), dog mom and creative behind The Birch Cottage blog. The Birch Cottage is where you'll find inspiration to craft a handmade home. Pam shares her love and passion for family, crafting, sewing, crocheting, cooking and all things DIY that help make a house a home.

Learn how to Sew a Composition Notebook Cover. These notebook covers are so fun and easy to make! In fact, I think it’d be pretty fun to make everyone on your Christmas gift giving list a custom fabric journal cover! You can customize these journal covers to the individuals personal style, to reflect their hobbies, …

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Download this set of free printable Care and Use Tags for Casserole Dish Cozy and include with your gifted cozy! Casserole Dish Cozy Pattern Did you download the Casserole Dish Cozy Pattern? You can learn more about it here. The Casserole Dish Cozy Pattern is a pattern created specifically for the Anchor Hocking 9″x13″ Casserole …

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This single crochet thermal stitch potholder uses the single crochet thermal stitch. This stitch is the perfect stitch for crocheted potholders! This tutorial originally appeared on March in 6, 2020. The instructions and photos have been updated. Last week I shared with you how to crochet the single crochet thermal stitch. This week, I’m sharing …

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Download this three page Printable Christmas Gift List with Project and Quilt Planner. Get a head start on your handmade Christmas gifts with this printable set. July (although I realize it’s almost over) is the perfect time to start thinking about and planning your handmade Christmas gifts. Which is why I created this three page …

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Wondering how to download patterns and printables here on The Birch Cottage blog? You can easily have printable patterns and documents delivered straight to your email inbox. Here’s how! It seems like every website I visit that they have a different way of accessing or downloading freebies. So, I’ve decided to take the guess work …

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Learn how to sew a Small Lined Zipper Pouch! The perfect way to master sewing a zipper and the perfect beginner friendly sewing project. In case you don’t know, I actually created a second website called Hooked on Sewing that is 100% focused on sewing tutorials, tips, and patterns designed with the beginner sewist in …

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