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Needle Painting - A simple guide to get started

There is no wonder the needle painting is called that . It is literally painting with your hand sewing needle and embroidery thread ie embroidering …

Graphics

Tutorial: Patchwork flag quilt block

Allison from Cluck Cluck Sew shows how you can create a patchwork American flag quilt block. I love small quilting projects like this! There’s just …

Quilting

Norwegian-inspired Snowflake Patchwork Pillow

Hello WeAllSew readers! My name is Melissa Mortenson and I’m the girl behind the Polka Dot Chair Blog. Last summer I had the opportunity to visit …

Casserole Carrier Easy DIY Adjustable for Different Pans!

I’m going to be really honest, I should have made a casserole carrier YEARS ago. I’ve been taking casseroles to <i>add a dish</i> events wrapped up in a …

Mini Charm Square Patchwork Placemats

As they say, sometimes the best things come in small packages. We love the itty-bitty adorableness of Mini Charm Squares. At just 2½” x 2½”, they are …

Chubby Lunch Tote - Free Sewing Pattern {part 2}

Are you sewing a Chubby Lunch Tote with my free tutorial?If so, you've probably come to Part 2 ready to finish!Click here to go back to Part 1 of the …

Chubby Lunch Tote - Free Sewing Pattern!

I have been wanting to sew something like this for so long! I guess I'm just really lucky that you voted for it for our March Un-Tutorials project. …

ScrapBusters: Colorful Ruffled Oven Mitts

As maker's, it's time we fess up: scraps are a bit of an addicition. When we love a fabric, it's hard to say goodbye after just one project. So into …

Denim Fabric Baskets Tutorial...

A few days ago, I showed you these fabric baskets that I had made using the legs of an old pair of jeans. They are just so quick and easy to make. …

How to sew a divided organizer caddy

Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire!<p>Today I am here to show you how to sew a divided organizer caddy that you can use to organize a variety of …

Fast Fridays: Sparkling Napkin with Decorative Stitch Border

<b></b> <b></b><b></b>As the air conditioning blows softly on the back of your neck, let us be among the first to remind you that Summer is sneaking away and Fall and …

Blend Fabric Stacked Pumpkins with Fabric Fuse Liquid Adhesive

It’s that time of year! Time to start thinking about fall decor and some new items to jazz up your home. Designer Audrey Pettit has just the items …

Whale Appliqué Hand Towels: Make Hand Washing Fun for Kids

<b></b> <b></b>Wash your hands! As we move into cold and flu season, this is the strongest piece of advice from doctors to help prevent the spread of germs. Getting …

Ruffle Bunnies: Appliquéd Kitchen Towels

These kitchen towel Ruffle Bunnies are ready to hop-to-it and help with your dish drying. Download our free appliqué templates to make a set for …

How to Make a Rag Quilt Placemat

Have you ever wondered <b>how to make placemats</b> with fabric? Then this placemat tutorial is for you! You will love how easy it is to brighten up your …

How to Make a Ribbon Cockade: Guest Tutorial by Elaine Schmidt

We are in awe of Elaine Schmidt, secretly referring to her as "t<i>he ribbon whisperer</i>" because we're so amazed by what she can get ribbon to do. The …

Fast Fridays: Fabric Bowl Covers

Lighten up on the plastic wrap and aluminum foil and go green with these pretty fabric bowl covers. They're great when you're dining outside. Slip …

100+ DIY Fabric Flower Patterns You Can Make

Flowers are one of Mother Nature’s little gifts to us. They are pretty, bright and make us smile but for some like me, keeping the fresh is always an …

Felt Cactus DIY

Our favorite desert darling — the cactus! Craft your own prickly plants with our handy diy below!<p>Grab your materials:<p>Cactus Pattern <br>Wool Felt -Our …

Crafting

Good Day Sunshine: A Scrappy Quilt Tutorial

Sewist and quilter Michelle Cain has a Good Day Sunshine quilt pattern for you that does double-duty! It chips away at your scraps while shaking off …

Button Up Neck Cowl in Flannel and Cuddle: Janome America

Yes, we’ve entered the New Year, and yes, we’d like to <i>think</i> that means ol’ man winter is in our rear view mirror. But across the US, the cold weather …

Romantic Floral Pillowcase with Decorative Pleated Cuff

We searched online to see if anyone had ever done a sleep study comparing the prettiness of your pillowcases to the vividness of your dreams. …

MAKE & DO: GEMMA’S LAVENDER SACHETS

To celebrate the launch of our SS16 collections, we’re showing everyone a super easy but satisfying craft with our beautiful new season fabrics! We …

Before & After: A $9 Thrift Store Upcycle

My daughter picked up this sad little dresser at a thrift store thinking I might have some fun with it. It had suffered an unfortunate paint job and …

Rainbow Adorn : A Finished Quilt

I love when I'm able to finish a mini quilt for a swap, well ahead of the deadline. I always try to get a good start, because sometimes life happens …

Quilting

Moroccan Basket

I knew I wanted to make a basket, and I knew I wanted to use Lion Brand Heartland Thick & Quick… and when I started crocheting, the Moroccan Basket …

Crochet V-stitch Flower Granny Squares

Apparently the new year brought lots of new ideas because I have several WIPs but unfortunately I can’t seem to stay on one project for too long. I …