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DIY Guide on How To Make A Weighted Blanket

Weighted blankets have a great deal of benefits, not only for people on the autism spectrum, but for anyone with restless muscles, insomnia, ADHD, or …

How to Make a Cover Hem with a Serger

A cover hem is a professional-style "serged" hem that traditionally has two to three lines of parallel stitching on the right side and a looper …

Sewing

Tuck: The Perfect Blanket Companion for Anyone

Tuck yourself into this perfect blanket companion that transforms into a sleep mask, pillow, or gaming cloak. The Tuck blanket is made of a super …

Sewing

How to Sew a Reversible Sun Hat

01 of 11<p>Make Your Own Reversible Sun Hat<p>A day in the sun is fun and relaxing, but it's important to protect your skin and a sun hat with a large brim …

How to Add a Yoga Waistband Tutorial

Do you have any of those ancient workout clothes in your closet that you don’t wear because they make you feel even fatter that you already feel? I …

Tutorial: Roll-up mini first aid kit

Amy from Positively Splendid shows how you can sew a portable first aid kit so you’re always prepared for life’s little emergencies. It’s a roll-up …

Portable

Beach Duffle Backpack: TokyoMilk presents Neptune and the Mermaid by Margot Elena for Coats

<b></b> <b></b>It’s a duffle and a backpack in one! The drawcord top looks great and makes it fast and easy to load and unload the bag’s contents. Then, slip it on …

Sewing

Tutorial: Zip Around Pearl - Swoon Sewing Patterns

Hey everyone! Erin of <b>Diedel*Bug Handmade</b> here. I got a crazy idea and decided to make our sweet <b>Swoon Patterns Pearl Wallet Clutch</b> into a zip around …

celebrate the boy tutorial: basic boys wallet - Noodlehead

I first want to say thank you to Dana and Rae for hosting such an awesome event. If you haven’t been indulging in all the fun already, go check out …

Vintage Triangle Coin Pouch: Renaissance Ribbons

It starts flat, then folds up 1-2-3, and snaps front and back to create an adorable cone-shaped mini purse for coins and more. Project design credit …

Makers Month: Make it: Cable Cosy + free PDF download

Being Makers Month here on our blog I wanted to create a tutorial for you that used home grown fabric. I love American fabric designers like Robert …

Bigger on the Inside Drawstring Backpack

Average rating:<p>4 reviews<p>by Ann on<p>Fun to make<p>Love this bag. Lots of room. Instructions are detailed and easy to follow.<p>by Letha on<p>Perfect Gym Bag!<p>My …

Neat ‘n’ Tidy Zippered Pouches

Thank my friend Erin for the cute name. No-raw-edge-pouch was just too dreadful. She also told me to go to bed, so of course this is what I did …

Tutorial: Perfect Zipper Tab

I think most of you have a good handle on this, but I know there are a few of you who have voiced your dislike for the little zipper tab. I assure …

Cool and Cozy Pet Bed - It's Reversible

If you're hanging out in the kitchen, chances are your favorite pet is hanging with you. Shouldn't he (or she) have a matching cushion? Pet …

Sewing

Yardage Conversion Cheat Card

I know I should be able to do math in my head; I also know I should eat more fruits and vegetables and actually use my gym membership. I could …

Sewing

Classic Grommeted Curtain Panel

Spring is coming, and with it comes the need to re-fresh and renew. One of the best ways to update your home décor is with new curtains. They can …

Design

Credit Card Key Rings: Dritz Hardware & Iron-On Letters

Micro organization — tiny but mighty! That’s how we feel about these cute key ring clips. Each has a little pocket that is perfectly sized to fit …

Make Your Own Reusable Grocery Bags

Just when you think you're the reigning <i>Queen of Green</i> – reusing and recycling your way through the day, someone rains on your parade. Stories have …

Lettuce

Sewing Tutorial | Inserting a Fly Front Zipper

I used to hate HATE inserting flies until I figured out this awesome method. It’s nothing groundbreaking but I feel like every time I opened a new …

Teen Seams - make your own bean bag chair

<b>For lounging</b> in front of the television or curling up to read a book, use this comfortable bean-bag chair. Although the name implies that the bag is …

Easy Double Layer Fleece Hat Tutorial

My husband wanted a new hat. So I told him I'd make him one. That was a year ago. Finally, he's getting his hat. Just in time for some cold …

Lip Balm Mini Case & Key Ring

When the temperature dips or the wind flies, can chapped lips be far behind? This time of year, it can be difficult to keep your lips moist and …

ScrapBusters: Door Knob Reminder Caddy

Some mornings it feels like I make about 20 trips out to my car. Get all the way out there... Oops! No keys. Get all the way out there... Dang! …

Handy

Cross-Body Belted Bag with Decorative Stitching

Decorative stitching against a neutral canvas gives this slouchy bucket bag a great hipster style. We used the beautiful stitches available on the …

Crafting

How To Understitch

Tired of your lining or facings peeking up from the inside of your garment? Understitching solves this problem! Understitching is simply stitching a …

Sewing

Nap in a Bag: Blanket and Pillow in a Matching Bag

You never know when or where you'll be when a nap needs to happen. Our clever portable sleep set is a great way to always be ready. We've created a …

Sewing

Tutorial: Installing an Invisible Zipper (with video)

Zippers can be daunting even for experienced sewers. The reason? Zippers are often installed the wrong way.<p>Lots of seam ripping and swearing ensues, …

Inserting an invisible zipper: the definitive tutorial

I'll be the first to admit that invisible zippers have been the bane of my life for a long while now. Having taught myself to sew, I was never showed …