Soft Fabric Baskets Tutorial

Fabric Easter Basket and Bucket

  After months of winter, I am longing for spring.   With Easter around the corner, I am sharing with you soft fabric baskets you can make in one evening.  Use these for a custom Easter basket, and use them the rest of the year to organize small it … [Read more...]

Drawstring Pouch Purse

drawstring purse pouch

This drawstring pouch purse is a great way to keep your things organized within a larger bag, or you can use this cute little satchel as a fancy gift bag for a special friend.  My daughter likes to use them as little purses, and she just loops the dra … [Read more...]

Superhero Costume

superhero costumes

Whether it's Halloween or not, this Superhero costume will be an awesome addition to your child's dress up bin.  Plus, the skies the limit, so customize it to the liking of your child! Materials Needed: Sewing basics- machine, thread, … [Read more...]

Sewing Room Ideas

Creative Spaces

I am writing this post from a temporary apartment while my new home is being built.  In a few months I will be putting together a new sewing and crafting room which I mentioned here. The possibility of having a sewing room and … [Read more...]

Sewing Blogs I Love

Dana Made It

For the last two months I have featured Sewing Books I Love here and here.  These books are filled with detailed instructions and lots of photos. What if you don't have a budget for purchasing sewing books?  Fear not, there are some excellent s … [Read more...]

Sew What? 5 Fun Sewing Tutorials

zipper-pouch-tutorial 1

I absolutely LOVED looking through the links on last week's link party. Want to see my favorite link?  It is a darling pouch made from zippers from Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom!!! How fun is that?? In keeping with this theme, I thought it … [Read more...]

Sewing Books I Love

Sewing Books

Looking for some sewing inspiration?  Believe it or not, there are many, many wonderful sewing books bursting with ideas.  Some books are full of useful tips on how to use a sewing machine.  Others include easy-to-follow steps that will guide you to c … [Read more...]

Pin Cushion Mania

Pin Cusion Village

I admit it ~ I am completely obsessed with my sewing pins and pin cushions. The reason for this obsession is simple:  Different pins have different purposes.  Use the wrong pin and you could ruin your project. The thing with pins is they s … [Read more...]