Tutorial: Wide waistband pleated skirt

Tutorial: Wide waistband pleated skirt

Tutorial: Wide waistband pleated skirt

Simple Simon & Co. shows how you can make a pleated skirt with a wide waistband, that’s sure to become a wardrobe staple.  It can be as dressy or as casual as you like depending on what you put with … Read More...

Tutorial: Inexpensive DIY fabric pumpkins

Tutorial: Inexpensive DIY fabric pumpkins

Tutorial: Inexpensive DIY fabric pumpkins

Theresa from The Art of Moseying shows her cheap and easy method for making these fabric pumpkins.  She got all the fabric she needed to make all of these pumpkins for just $12, which I think … Read More...

Free pattern: Little girl’s flannel nightgown

Free pattern: Little girl's flannel nightgown

Free pattern: Little girl’s flannel nightgown

Remona from The Stitching Scientist shares a free pattern for making a little girl’s flannel nightgown.  It has a simple peasant dress style, made from flannel and with long gathered sleeves to keep warm … Read More...

Tutorial: Easy to make felt organizer baskets

Tutorial: Easy to make felt organizer baskets

Tutorial: Easy to make felt organizer baskets

Palak from Make It Handmade shows how you can make these pretty and practical felt baskets to organize your home.  They are super easy to make – just four seams and some simple running stitches around the … Read More...

10 Cute Stuffies with Tutorials

10 cute stuffies with tutorials

 

 

There’s nothing cuter than seeing a child carrying around their most beloved stuffed animal, and bringing their little sidekick everywhere they go.  We’ve got ten adorable little stuffed toys for you today, complete with tutorials, that you can whip … Read More...

Tutorial: Mini pouf pincushion

Tutorial: Mini pouf pincushion

Tutorial: Mini pouf pincushion

This mini pouf pincushion is a pretty place to park your sewing pins and needles.  Sew4Home shares a tutorial showing how to make one.  It’s a scrap-happy project using only small pieces of fabric. Each pouf … Read More...

Tutorial: Easy princess costume shirt

Tutorial: Easy princess costume shirt

Tutorial: Easy princess costume shirt

Marissa from Rae Gun Ramblings shows how you can make this Cinderella costume shirt.  It’s easy to make because you start with a purchased tank top and just add the puffy princess sleeves.  Wear it with … Read More...

Tutorial: Machine sewn rolled hem

Tutorial: Machine sewn rolled hem

Tutorial: Machine sewn rolled hem

When you’re putting a hem on a lightweight or sheer fabric, especially a hem that is curved, a rolled hem might be what you need to do.  You can make a rolled hem by hand, … Read More...

Tutorial: Frayed fabric flower

Tutorial: Frayed fabric flower

Tutorial: Frayed fabric flower

Emma from Emuse shows how to make a frayed fabric flower you can use to make pretty hair accessories or brooches.  They’re made with two layers of gathered fabric, with edges left beautifully raw and  frayed.  … Read More...

Tutorial: DIY patched skirt

Tutorial: DIY patched skirt

Tutorial: DIY patched skirt

Cathy from Trinkets in Bloom shares a tutorial showing how you can DIY a patched skirt like this one.  I’m loving the funky mix of patterns and the asymmetrical patching.  You’ll need a heavy fabric like … Read More...

Tutorial: Patchwork baby blanket

Tutorial: Patchwork baby blanket

Tutorial: Patchwork baby blanket

Surayya from Blissful Sewing shows how you can make a patchwork baby receiving blanket.  The square patchwork is easy to sew and is suitable for any style of fabric.  It’ll work with traditional baby fabrics, soft florals, bold … Read More...