What a fun vote this was!Read More
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I love using scraps!
There’s something so satisfying about making use of every little bit of fabric left over from a yard.
Also… this week I started a new thing: Studio Chats!Read More
Accordion pouches are so handy…they give you tons of room for organizing and dividing!Read More
Get organized by sewing up these fun projects, and guess what… they are all free!
My first round up of 11 Best Free Sewing Tutorials to Make Your Life More Organized has been one of my most popular blog posts ever - so here’s 11 more, just to keep you sew organized!Read More
I don’t know about you, but with the start of a new year I always want to try new sewing ideas too. Push that stack of works-in-progress to the floor and let’s cut some fabric!Read More
When I was sewing up things with the preliminary yardage, I used Sweet Caroline to sew up a new Basket Tote (from my own free pattern).
The folks at QT Fabrics loved it so much that we put together a printable pattern and materials list so that shop owners can offer the Sweet Caroline Basket Tote as a kit!Read More
This basket’s scalloped edges are unique and have a special flare!Read More
Sew a cute pet leash using the scraps from the last quilt you made! This works great with the scraps from ANY quilt, and makes a great leash for your dog, cat, llama, or iguana!Read More
Sew a soft and cozy poncho wrap! This free sewing tutorial shows you how to make one using a lightweight throw blanket OR 2 yards of fabric.Read More
I tried it, and I love it!
So many of you voted for the Cozy Poncho Wrap this month (for my U-Pick Sewing Challenge) and even though I LOVE how the DIY Woven Basket turned out, I couldn’t help wishing that the wrap had won too… so I made it anyway!Read More
What a fabulous way to use up your favorite scraps…I’m totally in:)Read More
Looking for a fun sewing project with a free tutorial? These 10 free sewing projects are totally easy and totally awesome!!
And you don’t have to take my word for it - they are the 10 most looked at, most sewn, and most pinned projects from SewCanShe.com this year.Read More
Be a basketmaker! Sure, you can sew, but did you know that you can make amazing baskets too using your sewing machine, some fabric and the same materials that you use for your other projects?Read More
Come learn how to make adorable felt flowers from a sweater in the throw away pile:)Read More
I love the gnomes, but having pine trees on the quilt too really gives them a setting, and now quilt starts to tell a story.
Do the gnomes live in the woods or were they just out having a picnic? Or maybe they are lost? Or out cutting down a Christmas tree!Read More
Wow, did you have a lot of feedback for me about this basket!
Everybody - and let me say EVERYBODY - had an opinion about what features they wanted on their basket, lol.Read More
I think my gnome obsession has officially gotten out of control.Read More
These easy felt Christmas ornaments are so budget friendly that you can make a ton of them.Read More
Are you ready to sew up the cutest gnome quilt block ever?Read More