When my sewing thread or embroidery floss develops a knot right when I’m in the middle of a project, my first reaction is generally END OF THE WORLD. But, luckily, there are calmer heads than mine out
It’s the time of year when many of us seem to take part in an informal competition to see who can ingest the largest volume of pumpkin in the greatest variety of ways, and this homemade pumpkin butter
Make all of your custom cookie butter dreams come true with this recipe and tutorial for making your own homemade cookie butter with any kind of cookie from Laura at A Beautiful Mess! Are you obsessed?
In today’s culture of disposable fashion, the simple art of basic darning and mending has been all but forgotten. But, thanks to a recent question from my BFF about fixing a hole in a garment, I stumbled
Whether you’re knitting socks, sweaters, or holiday stockings, short rows are really fantastic way to add shape and dimension to knitted items. (If you don’t know what a short row does, picture the curve
A good apron is definitely the unsung hero in both my craft studio and kitchen, quietly spending its day preventing messes and stains while I go on about my life. For most of my projects, I’ve found that
Print your designs on anything you can hang, wear, or tote. Silk-screening (or screen printing) is a great way to personalize your gear. It’s a very basic process that has unlimited outcomes. One of the
To get the right proportions for my body, I often need to combine characteristics from multiple sizes of the same sewing pattern, so cutting out one size and destroying the rest of the sizes in the process