Tutorial: Triangle bean bags

Tutorial: Triangle bean bags Tutorial: Triangle bean bags

Chrissy from Muse of the Morning guest blogs at Fleece Fun with a tutorial showing how to make a set of triangle bean bags.  The pyramid bean bags are easier to pick up, especially with little … Read More...

Tutorial: 6 ways to hem a garment

HemsThe right way to hem a garment depends on the fabric type, the garment type, and the style you’re trying to achieve.  Melissa from Blank Slate Patterns and Melly Sews has collected up the most common ways of hemming and … Read More...

Tutorial: Fabric coasters

Tutorial: Fabric coasters Tutorial: Fabric coasters

Fabric coasters make great gift stash gifts.  Just about everyone can use a set of coasters!  They’re easy to make and don’t require expensive materials.  All you need is some fabric and batting to sew up a … Read More...

Tutorial: Measuring tape snappy pouch closure

Tutorial: Measuring tape snappy pouch closure Tutorial: Measuring tape snappy pouch closure

Becky from Patchwork Posse shows how you can use a metal measuring tape to make a snappy pouch closure.  One inexpensive metal measuring tape can be used to make a bunch of little pouches.  … Read More...

Tutorial: Faux leather shopper tote

Tutorial: Faux leather shopper tote Tutorial: Faux leather shopper tote

Sew4Home shows how you can make a faux leather shopper tote like this one.  A shopper is a larger size tote with a wide top, no closure.  You can carry it on your shoulder or in your … Read More...

Tutorial: Vintage button napkin rings

Tutorial: Vintage button napkin rings Tutorial: Vintage button napkin rings

These vintage button napkin rings by Carolyn from Homework help set an elegant Thanksgiving table.  She shares a quick how-to telling how you can make them.  They’re so easy to make, and so beautiful!  If … Read More...

Tutorial: Holiday Hair Bows

Tutorial: Holiday Hair Bows Tutorial: Holiday Hair Bows

Michelle from The Ribbon Retreat shows how you can make these Holiday Hair Bows.  They’re made from several layers of coordinating ribbons, each cinched into a simple bow shape.  A cluster of korker ribbons makes a pretty … Read More...

Tutorial: Scrap fabric ornaments

Tutorial: Scrap fabric ornaments Tutorial: Scrap fabric ornaments

These scrappy fabric ornaments will make pretty use of some of your smallest fabric pieces.  Mary from Sew to Speak shares a tutorial showing how you can make them.  They’d make fun gifties for teachers or … Read More...

Tutorial: How to mend a knit hem

Tutorial: How to mend a knit hem Tutorial: How to mend a knit hem

We all have them – t-shirts (or other knit garments) with a hem that is coming loose.  It looks so sloppy to have part of the hem hanging down, and once it starts … Read More...

Tutorial: No-sew princess tent

Tutorial: No-sew princess tent Tutorial: No-sew princess tent

Rachael from Rachael Rabbit shows how you can make this princess play tent, with no sewing required.  It would make a great reading nook or quiet time spot for little girls!  The materials aren’t necessarily expensive, either.  … Read More...

Tutorial: Women’s ruffled neck warmer

Tutorial: Women's ruffled neck warmer Tutorial: Women’s ruffled neck warmer

Surayya from Blissful Sewing shares a tutorial for making a ruffled fleece neck warmer.  It’s a short scarf that buttons just around the neck to give you warmth but without the bulk of a full … Read More...

Tutorial: Faux fur ear muffs

fauxfurearmuffsSahana from Vikalpah shows how you can DIY a pair of faux fur ear muffs.  They’ll cover your ears to keep them warm without you having to wear a full hat on your head.  You won’t need special tools or … Read More...