Sew some little drawstring bags - add a few packets of hot cocoa (maybe even a mug) - and you have a thoughtful gift!Read More
Sewing tips and advice. Find free sewing patterns and tutorials for making bags, zipper pouches, quilts, mini-quilts, easy clothing items, and other crafty little things to sew.
News Flash! The tote bag did not win…. whaaaat????Read More
This weeks Show Off Saturday linky party winner is international! It’s Andrea at Ich- völlig ungeschminkt!Read More
Sew up an adorable turkey table runner just in time for Thanksgiving dinner. This free table runner pattern includes easy piecing and applique methods. The small size makes it a quick little project.Read More
The Holidays are upon us! I don’t know about your house, but in my house November 1st means Thankful-themed potholders, Christmas music, and lots of eye rolling from the kids while mom gets her holiday spirit on.Read More
It’s funny how we think about ironing, don’t you think?
Give me a man’s shirt, a wrinkly blouse, or a cotton dress, and ironing is the worst chore ever.
But give me freshly sewn seams (especially on a quilt) and I love it!
Of course, that’s not ironing, that’s pressing. :)Read More
Infinity scarfs are such wonderful accessories. If you haven’t made one of your own yet, here’s your chance!Read More
Organize and store your fabric scraps in ways that will help you to actually use them! It’s not hard to do, and it could even be fun!Read More
It’s way more fun to press on a clean ironing board, don't you think?
I’m embarrassed to show you how bad my ironing board cover was… but if I don’t, you won’t believe the transformation!Read More
I’m embarrassed to show you but if I don’t you won’t believe me… my ironing board cover had gotten so bad I think it was a fire hazard!Read More
If you’ve always wanted to make your own custom cozy slippers…this is you golden opportunity!Read More
Print any blog post (anywhere on the web) without ads - or without extra photos, text, or anything else you want to remove. Sound impossible? Relax, it’s easy!Read More
The tutorial for the Cute Corners Cosmetic case is finally here - yay!
And there’s something even bigger in the works too…Read More
I love this little whale basket so much I can’t tell you!
My sister in law just had a little boy and I’m helping plan a whale themed shower for her. With that in my mind I came across two fat quarters of this darling ‘whale family’ fabric from Cosmo and it was perfect!Read More
I’m a huge fan of messenger bags. No matter what size or style you choose, they always turn out to be incredibly useful!Read More
I promised you an update after our little over-the-weekend fundraiser for Hurricane Michael relief, and here it is!Read More
Today I realized another reason why I love sewing, and it’s because it still makes me happy even when I’m feeling not-so-inspired!Read More
I had so much fun experimenting with this cute cosmetic case for our U-Pick Sewing Project this month!Read More