A crushed velvet dress is all the rage this fall. This style usually means dressing in layers. Stockings, light coats, long vests, short dresses worn as tops –the possibilities are endless. The short dress for autumn is an essential piece of clothing that can take us from morning to night … Continue reading
princess dress Little girls often want to feel like princesses and I always got true enjoyment of watching my girl wearing a costume I have made. For moms or grandmothers with similar requirements, here’s is an easy one. I have lined it because the netting could become itchy around the … Continue reading
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Fabric coasters don’t get any easier than this applique pumpkin coasters tutorial! Great project for scraps, these cute coasters would make a lovely addition to a fall party! These coasters would make a perfect fall gift for family or a friend and they’d also be a great hostess gift this … Continue reading
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Calling all sewing newbies! This summer pajama pants tutorial is one of the best projects for learning to sew. Easy peasy project to make for yourself or to gift to a friend. Click here to get all the details.
Pintucks are a decorative element that can be added to tops, dresses, skirts etc. They look fabulous on linen and can bring a touch of sophistication to a simple garment. The succession of folds creates volume and gives a pretty, decorative effect. In this tutorial you’ll learn how to sew three … Continue reading
Owls and fall seem to go together just nicely and the fabric is perfect for this kind of project. The technique used for this cute owl fall pillow tutorial is so fun and makes for an interesting patchwork background for any applique. Click here to read more about this adorable … Continue reading
This quick and easy ironing board organizer is super simple to sew up – and it looks so cute sitting on the end of the ironing board! With scissors, pins stuck every which way, marking pens and measuring tapes, it can be pretty messy, and all those things take up … Continue reading
These scented hot pads will make your kitchen smell good and they keep hot pots and pans from burning your countertops. They are super easy to make. This Scented Hot Pads tutorial is for beginners to advanced. If you can sew, you can do this! Just follow the easy steps … Continue reading