Free pattern: Little Girls Little Ruffle Skirt

littleruffleskirtCaroline from Sew Can She shares a free pattern for her little girls’ Little Ruffle Skirt.  With the optional shorts pieces, you can make it into a skort (skirt with shorts underneath) so your little girl can play freely without worrying … Read More...

10 ways to make a zippered pouch

10 ways to make a zippered pouch 10 ways to make a zippered pouch

Zippered pouches are fun to make and great to give as gifts.  There are so many uses for them (school supplies, toiletries, small toys, purse essentials, to name a few) and countless ways … Read More...

Tutorial: Bunny in a bubble pocket

Tutorial: Bunny in a bubble pocket Tutorial: Bunny in a bubble pocket

Olga from Kid Approved shows how you can make a bunny in a bubble pocket.  A bunny silhouette is peeking out of a gathered pocket.  How perfect would this be for an Easter dress?  … Read More...

Tutorial: Leather tissue pouch

leather-tissue-pouchesDelia from Delia Creates shows how you can make this simple leather (or faux leather) tissue pouch.  It’ll hold a travel pack of tissues, and look quite stylish doing it.  The edges of the leather don’t need to be finished, so it’s super … Read More...

Sewing tasks you can do while traveling

Sewing tasks you can do while traveling Sewing tasks you can do while traveling

As with any hobby, there are some sewing tasks that just aren’t that much fun.  Sorting, untangling, and other little jobs that take time we’d rather spend sewing.  Abby Glassenberg from While She … Read More...

Tutorial: Make a tablecloth that stays put

Tutorial: Make a tablecloth that stays put Tutorial: Make a tablecloth that stays put

Amy from Peek-a-Boo Pattern Shop shows how you can make a tablecloth that stays put. Instead of a flat piece of fabric draped over a table (which can be easily pulled off!), this stay … Read More...

Tutorial: Bohemian Tassel Laptop Tote

Tutorial: Bohemian Tassel Laptop Tote Tutorial: Bohemian Tassel Laptop Tote

Jess from The Sewing Rabbit shows how you can make her Bohemian Tassel Laptop Tote.  It’s pretty enough to just carry as a purse, but big enough to hold a laptop.  You can color block … Read More...

Tutorial: 10-minute yoga mat strap

Tutorial: 10-minute yoga mat strap Tutorial: 10-minute yoga mat strap

Steph from Crafting in the Rain shows how you can make a yoga mat strap.  The strap is sewn into a big circle that you wrap around a rolled up yoga mat and then back … Read More...

Free pattern: Sundress for a tiny doll

tinydollThere is wide variety of sewing patterns available for larger dolls such as American Girl, but it’s a lot harder to find a pattern for smaller dolls.  My daughter’s smaller dolls always had much more limited wardrobes than the American Girl … Read More...