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Sewing tutorial: Divided drawstring bag

Pam from Threading My Way shows how you can sew a drawstring bag with a divider in the lining. It’s the perfect size to hold 6 bottles of nail polish …

Sewing

Sewing tutorial: Easy kid friendly fabric Christmas ornaments

Small children and a Christmas tree full of keepsake breakable ornaments is a bad combination. Save your sanity by making a set of kid friendly …

Christmas Ornaments

Basic Sewing Tools You Need to Get Started + What to Add as You Move Up + Enter to Win a Sewing Kit

I love those little emergency sewing kits they have at hotels. They're a life saver if you lose a button right before an important meeting or have …

Sewing

22 DIY Sewing Projects Even The Biggest Novice Can Do!

So you want to start sewing? Whether it’s for a hobby, or you’re in desperate need for some cute clothes, we’ve got you covered.<p>In the beginning, it …

Crafting

Sewing tutorial: Quilt-as-you-go sunglasses case

Sew your fabric scraps into a cute case to hold your sunglasses! Courtney from Sweeter Than Cupcakes shares a tutorial showing how to make these …

Cupcakes

8 Ways To Reuse, Recycle & Rewear Your Old T-Shirts

Do you need some help deciding what to do with all of your old t-shirts? Here are 8 DIY projects dedicated to reusing your unwanted, too small, too …

Sewing

DIY: 21 Ingeniously Creative Ways to Upcycle Old Jeans

Today, we have put together some great ideas for you to make the most out of your old jeans and turn them into new masterpieces. If you have any …

DIY

Sewing tutorial: 3 ways to gather fabric and how to compare gather ratios

Gathering fabric can be a difficult technique to learn, but it is an important skill to know. Heather from Heather Handmade shares three different …

Sewing

Beach Duffle Backpack

<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

Sewing tutorial: How to read a printed sewing pattern

If you’ve never used a printed sewing pattern, the first time can be a little overwhelming. There’s so much information packed into just a few folded …

Sewing

Sewing tutorial: Mer-kitty softie, with free pattern

These mer-kitties are the cutest! Half kitty, half mermaid, and totally adorable. Choly Knight from Sew Desu Ne? shares a free sewing pattern for …

Sewing

Sewing tutorial: Double wine bottle tote bag

If one bottle of wine is good, two are better! This bag makes it easy to carry two bottles of wine or beer with you to parties and get togethers. …

Handbags

Free DIY Passport Wallet Pattern

I am taking my first ever vacation with my husband alone to Ireland and decided to create this easy to make and free DIY passport wallet pattern to …

Sewing

Reversible Summer Apron – Two Great Looks

I think more things in life should be reversible. Having a string of bad luck? Flip it over, and win the lottery. Say something stupid to your best …

Sewing

Making seams: On sewing and writing

<i>In Charlotte Nash’s The Paris Wedding, Rachael West heads to the City of Lights to attend her ex-boyfriend nuptials, intent on braving any ensuing</i> …

Sewing tutorial: Add a kick pleat when sewing a skirt

Besides just looking nice, a kick pleat can make it easier for you to walk in a fitted skirt. Michelle from That Black Chic has a tutorial at We All …

10 Gorgeous DIY Tote Bags With Free Patterns For Every Occasion

I love tote bags. I have to say, I probably have way more than I will ever use, but that doesn’t stop me from getting more – especially when I find …

DIY straw ombre clutch

Straw AND Ombre clutch DIY, to die for :) You will need 4 materials + this easy tutorial.

15 Fantastic Ways to Alter T-Shirts and Tank Tops to Get Ready for Summer

The warmer the days get, the more excited we get each year to start wearing all of our summer clothes! We find, however, that we actually usually …

DIY Projects to Make with Old T-Shirts

If your favorite t-shirts have seen better days, think twice before tossing them! It’s easy to recycle your unwanted tees into fashionable …

Bias Facing Tutorial

I love bias binding. I especially love to use it in the place of facings at the neckline and armholes. It’s my preferred finish when constructing …

Seven Steps To Make Your Business Instagram Account Successful

Instagram is a platform that allows for a lot of creativity and different ways to put your brand forth. It is known that Instagram gets a younger audience, with 59% of users in the 18-29 age range. If you are looking to renew your client base or create brand awareness for a new market, it could be …

Marketing

How to Make Traditional Mexican Clothes

Textile patterns used in traditional Mexican clothing.<p>Huipil<p>Step 1<p>Measure the distance between your shoulders and your ankles, then double the …

Sewing tutorial: Shark sock softie

This shark softie is trying to look tough, but he’s just a cutie! Joanne from Craft Passion shares a free sewing pattern for making him. I’m loving …

Garment Sewing Skill Building Techniques

If you’re planning to finally learn how to sew your own garments, these tips, techniques, and beginning garment making projects from the WeAllSew …

Sewing tutorial: Fabric storage bins

Fabric bins to hold your fabric? Yes please! Alicia from Sew What Alicia shares a tutorial showing how you can sew these fabric storage bins. Half …

25 Hopelessly Adorable DIY Sock Toys (Quick and Easy Projects)

You remember those old fashioned sock puppets from when you were a kid, right? I’ve collected 25 of the most adorable and easy to make puppet animals …

How to Make a Sexy Leather Wallet (and Learn Basic Leatherworking Skills!)

Sew up an A-Camp craft right in your own home!

100 Sewing Patterns – Tote Bags

These sewing patterns are all of totes or large bags. All of these links will take you directly to the sewing pattern and the sewing tutorial. The …

Sewing

Starry Nights: DIY Constellation Lampshade

Stargazers -- or anyone looking to give her room lighting a dreamier dimension -- will love this easy decorating trick. All you need is a few crafting tools and an inexpensive white lampshade. Flick on the switch come nightfall and enjoy the customized twinkle that gleams through.