I was chatting with one of my readers the other day who is planning to come to sew:beach, and she had some questions about how to bring her sewing machine on the plane with her. I definitely recommend packing your sewing machine as a carry-on, and not checking it with your other luggage. Last year I made myself an Aeroplane Bag with the pattern from Sew Sweetness and this bag is amazing. It holds a standard size sewing machine with no problem at all.Read More
Lots of free sewing patterns and tutorials for making bags, zipper pouches, quilts, mini-quilts, easy clothing items, and other crafty little things to sew.
Caroline's prediction: these boxy pouches are going to be a huge craft fair item this year. Maybe I'm just saying that because I have lots of craft fair friends, and maybe not. But I'm pretty darn confident that if you don't make one (or more) of these yourself, you'll be getting it somewhere else. So why not make your own???Read More