Vintage Sheet Cocktail Napkins Tutorial

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How darling are these vintage-y cocktail napkins?! They'd make a sweet hostess gift. You'll find the tutorial over at Design Sponge! Supplies: pre-washed vintage sheets (or vintage sheet scraps) cut into 12.5″ x 6.5″ rectangles iron sewing supplies (pins, thread, pinking shears) sewing machine Skill Level:  Beginner See the Vintage Sheet Cocktail Napkins tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We encourage you to pin from the original post! … [Continue reading...]

Recover & Fix Ugg Boots Tutorial

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Ugg are NOT cheap and after a few years can start to look pretty rough. Add some extra years to your Uggs with this tutorial from How Joyful!  Supplies: Your fabric of choice Newspaper, for you to trace the shape of the front boot E6000 glue Premium invisible thread or any strong upholstery threat Quilter’s Curved Needle Scissors A round tip knife Normal pins Optional: pliers Skill Level:  Adventurous Beginner See the Recover & Fix Ugg … [Continue reading...]

Lace Ruffles Slip/Skirt Tutorial

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    Ruffle up with this adorable skirt! So fun. You’ll find the tutorial over at See Kate Sew! Supplies: an old a-line skirt, or make a basic gathered skirt with a little a-line 1-1.5 yards lace fabric your sewing stuff Skill Level:  Adventurous Beginner See the Lace Ruffles Slip/Skirt tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We encourage […]

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Fall Fabric Brooch Tutorial

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Whip up a festive fall brooch – it’s a fun way to dress up an everday outfit – and also makes a great gift! You’ll find the tutorial over at Ador! Supplies: Wool (felt would prob work too) 2 other cotton fabrics sewing machine (hand sewing works too if you prefer) needle and thread permanent […]

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Upcycled Legwarmers Tutorial

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I love cozy legwarmers. I don’t usually wear them out, but at home, I’m all about being warm and toasty. And honestly? I think a funky upcycled sweater would produce some legwarmers I’d wear out of the house! You’ll find a really simple and wonderful tutorial for making legwarmers out of old sweaters over at […]

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Padded Camera Lens Case Tutorial

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Keep your precious camera lens safe and clean in one of these wonderful padded cases! You’ll find a tutorial over at Polka Dot Chair. Supplies: 2 Fat Quarters per case 1/4″ foam 1/4″ wide ribbon Walking foot for sewing machine Extra wide double fold bias tape Skill Level:  Advanced Beginner See the DIY Padded Camera […]

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Ruff ‘n Tumble Scarf Tutorial

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Keep your little dudes warm and cozy with a funky scarf! You’ll find this great tutorial over at Living with Punks! Supplies: 1/2 yard fleece (you will have leftovers) Old Tshirts (I used 5) or use fabric scraps. Contrasting Thread Coordinating Thread Basic Sewing Supplies Skill Level:  Beginner See the Ruff ‘n Tumble Scarf tutorial here!  Love this […]

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Scrap Buster Pajama Pants Tutorial

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Pajama pants are always a welcome gift…comfy, cozy and perfect for blustery fall days. You can make these with fabric scraps you have lying about the house – we always love a good scrap buster! You’ll find the tutorial over at The Mother Huddle. Supplies: fabric (she used scrap fabric and an old shirt and […]

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Petal Top Tutorial

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The pretty Petal Top will make a wonderful holiday top – perfect for parties or an evening out – just pair it with some skinnies and a heels and you’re set! You’ll find the tutorial over at Made it on Monday. Supplies: two yards of soft, flowy fabric your sewing stuff thread an existing tank […]

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T-Shirt Handwarmers Tutorial

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Keep hands cozy this winter with some easy to make diy handwarmers! You’ll find the tutorial over at Momtastic. Supplies: Scrap t-shirt material Needle and thread Rice or beans Skill Level:  Beginner See the T-Shirt Handwarmers tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We encourage you to pin from the original post!

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DIY Striped Fabric Pumpkins Tutorial

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Halloween is just around the corner! Add to your festive decor with these fabulous striped pumpkins – a perfect scrap-busting project. You’ll find the tutorial over at Flamingo Toes. Supplies: Fabric – scraps will work great! The amount you will need depends on the pumpkin(s) you want to make. Embroidery Floss or crochet thread Large […]

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Knotted Pass Through Bib Tutorial

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You know what makes a great baby shower gift? BIBS. Sounds simple, but they’re oh so necessary! These adorable knotted pass through bibs are totally customizable and are perfect for keeping little ones clean! You’ll find the tutorial over at Delia Creates. Supplies: Free Knotted Pass-Thru Baby Bib Pattern 1/4-1/3 yard quilter’s cotton, or a […]

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Homeopathic Hot Pack Tutorial

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Cold season is here and these hot packs infused with essential oil are super soothing! You’ll find the tutorial over at Lil Blue Boo! Supplies: long socks or old baby legwarmers white rice essential oils your sewing stuff Skill Level:  Beginner See the Homeopathic Hot Pack tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We encourage you to pin from […]

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Sweater Purse Tutorial

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Here’s a super fun way to repurpose a sweater! I love this cozy tote! You’ll find the tutorial over at A Lemon Squeezy Home! Supplies: 1 sweater fat quarter of fabric fusible interfacing batting purse handles ribbon your sewing stuff Skill Level:  Adventurous Beginner See the Sweater Purse tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We encourage you […]

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Anthropologie Inspired Scarf Tutorial

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What a gorgeous scarf. This is the type of accessory that takes your outfit from ho-hum to fab! You’ll find the tutorial over at Sewing in No Man’s Land. Supplies: A long strip of fabric Sewing Machine Beads with LARGE threading holes Glue Needle and thread Jersey flowers (There are lots of tutorials for these […]

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Balaclava Tutorial

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If you read balaclava and thought of a delicious and flaky Greek pastry…you’re not alone. But this isn’t a recipe for baklava, but instead a tutorial for a BALACLAVA – or a ski mask. This one is super cozy in fleece and perfect for upcoming winter weather. You’ll find the tutorial over at Make It […]

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Fabric Shoelace Tutorial

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Customize your kids’ shoes with fun fabric laces! You’ll find the simple tutorial over at Me Sew Crazy! Supplies: 1/4 yd. Quilting Cotton Fabric Scrap iron-on Vinyl Your sewing stuff Skill Level:  Beginner See the Fabric Shoelace tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We encourage you to pin from the original post!

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Upcycled Scarflette Tutorial

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Right after I post this, I’m heading to the thrift store to find a sweater to make this scarf. Adorable and so quick! You’ll find the tutorial over at I Am Momma, Hear Me Roar! Supplies: old sweater (cable knit is super cute big buttons your sewing stuff Skill Level:  Beginner See the Upcycled Scarflet tutorial here!  […]

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Scrappy State Applique Tutorial

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I adore customized state pieces. This tutorial is a super fun way to represent where you live (or wish you lived!) – you can use the applique for a pillow, a tee…wherever it’ll stick! You’ll find the tutorial over at Decor and the Dog! Supplies: 2 printed maps of your state (counties included). Cardstock is […]

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Boyfriend Jeans Refashion Tutorial

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Make yourself some funky, customized boyfriend jeans with this fabulous tutorial from Sew Country Chick! Supplies: men’s jeans stuff for distressing (black dye, sandpaper, darning stitch) if desired trim for sides your sewing stuff Skill Level:  Adventurous Beginner See the Boyfriend Jeans Refashion tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We encourage you to pin from the original […]

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Travel Toothbrush Caddy Tutorial

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Packing a wet toothbrush can bet tricky. Make some of these handy terry cloth toothbrush caddies and solve the damp toothbrush conundrum! You’ll find the tutorial over at Noodlehead! Supplies: bathroom hand towel, new or up-cycled 1/2″ double fold bias tape, store bought or handmade small scrap of fabric for button reinforcement button small length […]

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Marking Darts Tutorial

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Want to learn how to accurately mark darts on your fabric? Check out this great tutorial from So Sew Easy!   Supplies: something that you want to sew darts into and your sewing supplies Skill Level:  Beginner See the Marking Darts tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We encourage you to pin from the original post!

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Ombre Kimono Tutorial

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  This is such a great tutorial…not only are there step by step sewing instructions…you also get a tutorial on creating this fabulous ombre effect! You’ll find the tutorial over at Mollie Makes! Supplies: lightweight white cotton fabric 160 x 80cm (63 x 31″) – plus a few extra bits for test dying flamingo-pink fabric […]

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Faux Fur Vest Tutorial

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An adorable faux fur vest dresses up a fall outfit, be it jeans and a tee or a fancy dress! You’ll love this simple tutorial from Elegance and Elephants!  Supplies: faux fur lining material ribbon or twill tape your sewing supplies Skill Level:  Adventurous Beginner See the Faux Fur Vest tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We encourage […]

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Wellie Liner Tutorial

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Could these wellie (aka rainboot) liners be any cuter? You’ll find the tutorial and free pattern over at The Crafty Kitty! Supplies: 1/4 yard organic cotton fleece in coral 1/4 yard organic cotton fleece in dark shroom scraps of  felt in black and white coordinating cotton sewing thread Fox & Bear fleece welly liners pattern […]

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Mini Waitress Apron Tutorial

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This spunky little apron is perfect for pretend play or helping out in the kitchen! You’ll find the fun tutorial over at No Big Dill! Supplies: handkerchief, or finish the edges of a square piece of fabric trim ribbon or fabric for tie your sewing stuff Skill Level: Beginner See the Mini Waitress Apron tutorial here!  Love […]

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Marking & Cutting Fabric Tutorial

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Learning to sew? Need to brush up on some basics? Either way, this super informative Marking & Cutting Fabric tutorial from Tilly and the Buttons is invaluable! Supplies: any marking or cutting tool you want to try out…check out her extensive list! Skill Level: Beginner See the Marking & Cutting Fabric tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We […]

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Bean Bag Numbers Tutorial

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Love these awesome beanbag numbers! Such a great toy – and a perfect gift! You’ll find the tutorial over at The Idea Room. Supplies: 10 different scrap pieces of fabric Rice Funnel Plastic Straw Graph Paper Sharp Scissors Your sewing stuff Skill Level: Beginner See the Bean Bag Numbers tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We encourage you […]

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Lace Trimmed Tee Tutorial

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Pretty lace detail adds so much to a plain tee! You’ll find the easy tutorial over at Polka Dot Chair! Supplies: Lace T-shirt (preferably one with a rolled sleeve) Needle and thread Skill Level: Beginner See the Lace Trimmed Tee tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We encourage you to pin from the original post!

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Warhol Dress Tutorial

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This Warhol Dress (made of upcycled tees) is the perfect piece for a spunky, cool little girl! You’ll find the tutorial over at Dana Made It! Supplies: ONE man’s T-shirt Small amount of knit fabric for the Warhol Banana Small amount of knit from another T-shirt for neck yoke (only if you choose to make […]

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Drawstring Sleeping Bag Case Tutorial

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Back to school means sleepovers! Help them tote their sleeping bag and essentials in a great sleeping bag case. You’ll find an awesome tutorial over at Sew Mama Sew! Supplies: Rectangle: 20″ x 31″ (51cm x 79cm) for bag body Square: 9″ x 9″ (23cm x 23cm) for pocket Circle: 11″ diameter (28cm) for bag […]

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Gathering Tips Tutorial

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Want to learn how to gather? Learn this great technique with a fun tutorial from girl. Inspired. Supplies: something you want to gather a sewing machine & supplies Skill Level: Adventurous Beginner. See the Gathering Tips tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We encourage you to pin from the original post!

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Pencil Pouch Tutorial

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Back to school has come and gone, but I bet there are still some pens and pencils that need wrangling! Keep them together in this awesome Pencil Pouch from Gwenny Penny! Supplies: scraps of black, cream, yellow, gray, and pink fabric lining fabric fusible fleece 9″ zipper thread water soluble fabric marking pencil ruler rotary […]

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Sweater Pillows Tutorial

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So cozy! Refashion your old sweaters or some fun thrift store finds into these lovely pillows! You’ll find the tutorial over at Brassy Apple.   Supplies: sweater – one from your closet or thifted pillow form measuring tape scissors needle/thread sewing machine straight pins embellishements (like buttons) – optional Skill Level: Beginner. See the Sweater […]

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Fabric & Tulle Skirt DIY

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Twirly and girly and fabulous for Fall! You’ll love this adorable skirt. Check out the tutorial over at Me Sew Crazy. Supplies: 2 – 3 yards of light-weight tulle (should have a nice movement to it, not be stiff) 1/2 yard Quilters Cotton 1 yard Solid Color Quilting Cotton 1 yard of 1″ wide Elastic 1/2 yard […]

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Sock Monkey Tutorial

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Cute and cuddly sock monkeys are yours for the sewing! You’ll find an awesome tutorial over at Craft Passion! Supplies: Sock (crew length), 1 pair White felt Button eye 7/16″ [11.5mm], black, 2 (for toddler monkey, use 3/8″ button) Embroidery Floss, yellow Poly-fill stuffing material Batting, or thick aquarium filter pad (you can get it […]

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Playful Pumpkins Tutorial

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Harvest season is just around the corner. These sweet pumpkins are not only festive, they’re also safe for little ones! Nothing breakable here! You’ll find the tutorial over at Happy Together. Supplies: fabric for body of pumpkin felt for the stem fabric scraps or batting to stuff your pumpkins your sewing stuff Skill Level: Beginner. […]

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Custom Pet Leash Tutorial

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Keep your pup stylish on your daily walks! Make a custom pet leash – you’ll find a tutorial over at Totally Stitchin! Supplies: Sewing Machine Flat Nylon Webbing in your choice of color and width Ribbon, at least 1/8” thinner than webbing Coordinating/Matching All Purpose Thread Ruler Scissors 14 – 18 Titanium Sharp Needle Sewing Machine […]

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Earbud Pouch Tutorial

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Keep your earbuds safely tucked away in a convenient earbud pouch! You’ll find a great tutorial over at Dog Under My Desk. Supplies: scrap fabric zipper key ring your sewing stuff Skill Level: Advanced Beginner. See the  Ear Bud Pouch tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We encourage you to pin from the original post!

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Baby Rag Quilt Tutorial

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A quilt like this would be a welcome addition to any nursery! What a great shower gift! You’ll find the tutorial over at Do It Yourself Divas. Supplies: 2 yards of a solid fabric of your choice cut into 12, six inch strips. 1.5 yards of white fabric cut into 14, three inch strips 1/2 […]

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