Bird pincushion tutorial Aren’t these the cutest little pincushions ever?! You know you want to make one! A couple of 5″ squares, a teeny scrap for the beak and a bit of stuffing or filler – that’s all you need! Find the bird pincushion tutorial here. Tutorial by Deon at … Continue reading →
Easy Bag Pattern This is the Made in a Snap Bag – and its a quick and easy bag pattern. It’s a good bag for beginners to bag-making, although it can be just a little bit tricky in one place, but if you are careful, you can do a good … Continue reading →
Wear anywhere tunic The Wear Anywhere Tunic is true to its name: comfortable enough to wear lounging at the beach, stylish enough to sport on the sidewalks, and so surprisingly flattering that it’s even perfect for a dinner out. Pattern by The Purl Bee.
Free winter skirt pattern This free winter skirt pattern is a variation of the Winter Wonderland Free Skirt Pattern. The buffalo check pattern has a mix of browns and blues sort of like the scene outside mixed ice and woods. Pattern by Kathleen at Grosgrain.
Sewing Glossary of Terms I thought the New Year might be the perfect time to do a quick recap on some sewing terms in case there are any new readers out there or anyone who is looking to start sewing in 2014. Each craft or profession has their own acronyms … Continue reading →
Hooded baby towel pattern A sweet smelling, squeaky clean baby is just about the best. If you’ve got a baby or there are babies in your family or circle of friends you can make them a towel with this easy hooded baby towel pattern. You will need: 1 towel for … Continue reading →
Fabric bins pattern This fabric bins pattern is a quick and useful project and these nesting bins are cute and functional, a cute way to bring a little more organization into your life. These would also make an adorable baby shower gift and a great project for beginners. Find the fabric bins pattern and … Continue reading →
Reversible tote bag pattern This lined, reversible tote bag pattern is different as it’s for a guy. The tote is in a manly-man two-tone, brown and black and it has an interior pocket to hold a thermos and eating utensils. The bottom of the tote is significantly wider to accommodate a storage … Continue reading →
Wool Cape Tutorial This Wool Cape Tutorial is very simple and easy to do. It’s also very versatile as it’s reversible. Time spent: 1 hour or less of measuring and cutting and about 3 hours of hand stitching. Tutorial by Kristin at Sew mama sew.
Gathering fabric with a serger Did you know you can do gathering fabric with a serger? Imagine the possibilities ~ no more knotted or broken threads when you gather fabric. A serger is a unique sewing machine that cuts fabric and finishes seams at the same time. Most sergers will … Continue reading →
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