Did you know that you can make your own lace with an embroidery machine and some water soluble stabilizer? It's easy!Read More
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Last weekend I was searching for a super-quick gift to make for some young women in our church and I found cute journalling bookmarks all over Pinterest and Etsy - but no sewing tutorial!
What was a sewing blogger to do but make up her own sewing pattern and take pictures to share???Read More
My oldest daughter turned 12 this month - she's almost a teenager! I'm torn between loving our new friendship (that includes sharing shoes and discussing books) and battling new behaviors like eye rolling and selective hearing.
Anywho... she loved the bags I sewed up when I was working on my free Arial Tote sewing pattern, so I decided to make her a special one for her birthday.Read More
Today's Friday Spotlight is full of clever ideas!Read More
Come see the new SewCanSHe reader mini quilts and enter a fun giveaway! The winner will receive a 1 yard bundle of the new Rustic Elegance collection by Carta Bella.Read More
This month's theme - sewing for kids, made me so excited that I could hardly wait to see which UnTutorials project won. Well, here it is...Read More
I'm so crazy about word art these days. Every time I see an inspirational meme or quote, I want to print it up and tape it on my wall so I can look at it (and my kids will look at it!). But printed up memes taped to the wall are kind of... lame.Read More
It's time to enjoy the beautiful new May Mini Quilts that SewCanShe readers have made!Read More
This month I know we all need sewing projects that are fast and easy - plus something something to keep the kids happy and busy so we have summer sewing time, right? I hope you like the projects I picked... they are all for kids - or the kid in all of us. ;)Read More
With Mothers Day and Fathers Day fast approaching, plus the end of school (teacher appreciation gifts!) - quick-sew gifts are just the thing! I love to have a list like this one handy for birthdays, graduations, and other little events too that are always popping up.
These are my tried and true easy sew gifts that I make over and over again - and people love them! No matter who you need to sew for - I bet you'll find something here...Read More
I don't think I've told you enough - the Chubby Lunch Tote that you (dear readers) voted for me to sew up in March is one of my favorite projects ever. It's fast, easy, and so darn useful! I mean, the original design was with insulbright insulated batting so you can keep your lunch cold, but this is also a sweet little bag perfect for carrying so many things!Read More
Ali won the fabric to make this quilt in a giveaway...and what a prize it was, the designs and colors are gorgeous. You did a fabulous job, Ali:)Read More
Here's your mini quilt Inspiration for May:)Read More
I'm so excited to offer you my first machine embroidery design! As many of you know, I recently bought a Janome Memory Craft 14000 Sewing and Embroidery machine from SewingMachinesPlus.com and I love it (see my unboxing post here). I find myself torn between sewing and embroidery - I can't get enough of either!Read More
Ever since I heard about it, I've been so excited to get my hands on Jennifer Heynen's new book Sew Small: 19 little bags, and it's finally here! Jennifer is the super adorable and talented artist otherwise known as Jennifer Jangles. If you stitched up our Mini Quilt of the Month last month then you already know this because she designed it. :)Read More
This month your mini quilt wall is going to grow a little bit bigger and a lot cuter! Here's your free mini quilt pattern for May... Criss Cross by Nadra Ridgeway.Read More
Check out my mini quilt wall now! Do you know which one is new?Read More