Corner Tab Flat Pouch Tutorial

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Tell us...what would YOU stash in this adorable pouch? You'll find the tutorial over at Bored & Crafty! Supplies: 2 exterior pieces 2 lining pieces 2 right triangle pieces for the corner tabs (use the same fabric as the back exterior) an 8-inch zipper Skill Level:  Adventurous Beginner See the Corner Tab Flat Pouch Tutorial  here! Love this tutorial? We encourage you to pin from the original post! … [Continue reading...]

Mesh Beach Bag Tutorial

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A mesh beach bag is genius. Our car is filled with sand after beach trips...with this beach bag, you can simply shake out the sand before throwing it in your trunk! You'll find the tutorial over at Small Fry & Co. Supplies: 2 pieces of ribbon 26" each 1 piece of fabric (for the top edge) 2 1/2"x45" 1 piece of fabric 15 1/2"x 6 1/2" (for the pocket) 1 -7 " zipper. Skill Level:  Beginner See the Mesh Beach Bag Tutorial  here! Love this tutorial? We encourage you to pin … [Continue reading...]

Cable Knit Skirt Tutorial

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I realize that it’s far too warm to consider wearing a cable knit skirt RIGHT NOW, but come October, I would totally rock this with some cozy tights and knee high boots.  Time to start scouring thrift shops now! You’ll find the tutorial over at My Poppet! Supplies: A cable knit jumper (sweater) An old […]

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Surfer’s Poncho Tutorial

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Little surfers…or beach lovers in general…all need this adorable and functional poncho! You’ll find the tutorial over at Tatertots & Jello! Supplies: 1 large towel 1 hand towel thread sewing machine Skill Level:  Beginner See the Surfer’s Pocho Tutorial  here! Love this tutorial? We encourage you to pin from the original post!

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Pretty Pleats Tank Tutorial

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This is such a pretty tank! Perfect with a pair of jeans, cute sandals and a cardi for a casual night out! You’ll find the tutorial over at Crafterhours. Supplies: two knit tanks your sewing stuff, including a rotary mat & cutter Skill Level:  Adventurous Beginner See the Pretty Pleats Tank Tutorial  here! Love this tutorial? We […]

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Wristlet Key Fob Tutorial

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I am constantly losing my keys, so I’m thinking if I can attach them to a cute accessory I can wear, my chances of knowing where they are will greatly increase! You’ll find the Wristlet Key Fob tutorial over at Prudent Baby! Supplies: key fob hardware cotton webbing ribbon your sewing stuff Skill Level:  Adventurous […]

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Mod Sailor Dress Tutorial

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I’m a sucker for anything nautical and this dress is simply precious! You’ll find the Mod Sailor Dress tutorial over at Happy Together! Supplies: Fabric for the top Striped fabric for waistband, skirt, and pocket (approximately a yard) 6 buttons for the front 1 button for the back Twill tape/ribbon for back button loop Your […]

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D-Ring Belt Tutorial

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How fun are these D-Ring belts? Perfect for a gift or back to school! You’ll find the tutorial over at Purl Bee! Supplies: One to two yards of cotton webbing, twill tape, or grosgrain ribbon depending on size A pair of D-Rings Thread to match your chosen material Your sewing stuff Level: Advanced Beginner See the D-Ring Belt Tutorial here! Love […]

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DIY Scarf Shorts Tutorial

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These scarf shorts are such a show stopper! All you need to get started is a big scarf with a cool print and your sewing stuff! You’ll find the tutorial over at a pair & a spare! Supplies: A cotton or silk style scarf – she used a big one from H&M Elastic to fit around […]

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Shirred Voile Pajama Pants Tutorial

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Pajamas pants are just the best. The cats pajamas…uhhh (sorry, that was lame). Anyhow, they’re awesome. These Voile Pajama Pants from Noodlehead aren’t just awesome, they’re gorgeous too. You’ll find the tutorial here! Supplies: 2.5 yards fabric, if you have 54″ wide voile, you can possibly get away with just get one yard 1/2 yard […]

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Book Cover Tutorial

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It’s almost back to school. Remember covering your books with a grocery bag (or was that just me?)? These bookcovers are SO much cooler. Your kids will thank you! You’ll find the tutorial over at 33stitches.   Supplies: Outer fabric (like canvas) Inner fabric (like cotton) Lightweight fusible interfacing Brown or butcher paper Pencil Ruler […]

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Burp Cloths With Piping Tutorial

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If you’re expecting or know someone who is, burp cloths are an essential! You’ll find a great tutorial for burp cloths with piping over at 2 Little Hooligans! Supplies: one large piece of cotton fabric, flannel and minky fabric all measuring about 14″ x 10″ one package of piping (will make 2 cloths that are […]

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Kindle Slipcover Tutorial

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Keep your Kindle safe and cozy in this impossibly cute slipcover! You’ll find the tutorial over at Charm Stitch!  Supplies: hair elastic or braided elastic scrap, about 4 inches a sizable button large scrap of felt, fleece or flannel for lining at least two variations of fabric scraps a few inches larger than the device […]

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Sunglasses Case Tutorial

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This great little sunglasses case would be a great gift…you’ll probably want to make one for yourself, while you’re at it. So cute! You’ll find the tutorial over at Riley Blake Designs Blog! Supplies: 2 Fat Quarters 1/2 yard 1/4″ foam 7″ zipper Scrap of colored canvas Wonder Under Pattern Piece Level: Advanced Beginner See […]

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Dyeing Elastic Tutorial

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Sometimes, when you’re sewing with exposed elastic, you need it to be in a specific color. Of course, when you go to FIND that specific color, it’s like obtaining a unicorn. Well, instead of buying it pre-dyed, you can just dye it yourself! You’ll find the tutorial over at Dana Made It! Supplies: elastic dye […]

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Rainbow Wrap Skirt Tutorial

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This skirt just POPS! We love the bright, cheery colors. It’s eye catching and super fun! You’ll find the tutorial over at Aesthetic Nest! Supplies: Seven colors of cotton or cotton/poly broadcloth: Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, Violet (ROY G BIV) large enough to cut three panels (PWxL) out of each. White cotton broadcloth […]

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June Picnic Throw Tutorial

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This summery throw is perfect as a picnic blanket or draped over the back of the couch as a summer decor piece! Functional and beautiful. You’ll find the tutorial over at Bolt Neighborhood. Supplies: 6 piece fat quarter pack. 2 yards of coordinating solids (the extra will be for binding) 2 1/8 yard 54″ or […]

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Tiny Tunic Tutorial

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These little baby tunics are impossibly cute! You’ll find the free pattern and tutorial over at iCandy Handmade!  Supplies: Pattern (Sz 3-6 Months) Original Tutorial 1/3 yd Knit Fabric < 1/4 yd woven fabric Tiny amount of very thin interfacing Your sewing stuff Skill Level:  Adventurous Beginner See the Tiny Tunic Tutorial here! Love this tutorial? We […]

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Boho Maxi Dress Tutorial

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My favorite thing to wear in the summer is a maxi dress – it’s cool, comfortable and – I’m not going to lie – I don’t have to shave my legs. This easy maxi dress is a breeze to make – you’ll find the tutorial over at Bored and Crafty!  Supplies: 2 fabrics with different […]

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10 Minute Pillowcase Apron

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If you’ve got some cool vintage pillowcases, this is a great way to repurpose! You’ll find the tutorial over at The Vintage Sheet Blog! Supplies: vintage pillowcase ribbon your sewing stuff Skill Level:  Beginner See the 10 Minute Pillowcase  Tutorial  here! Love this tutorial? We encourage you to pin from the original post!

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Easy Tank Top Dress Tutorial

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Got a dress that’s too small? An old tank top? Follow this great tutorial from Sew Country Chick and you’ve got a new to you tank top dress! Supplies: old tank top too small dress your sewing stuff Skill Level:  Adventurous Beginner See the Easy Tank Top Dress Tutorial  here! Love this tutorial? We encourage you to […]

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Organza Flower Tutorial

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Organza flowers are a great add on – perfect for headband or clips, or even on dresses for summer weddings. This great tutorial from Sew Mama Sew shows you how to make your own! Supplies: Organza (in your choice of color) Stamen (in your choice of color) Thread (matching your organza color) Needle Pins Candle […]

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Little Man Pajamas Tutorial

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Make some boys pajamas out of an extra large men’s sweatshirt! I love this upcycle! You’ll find the tutorial over at It’s Always Autumn. Supplies: xl men’s sweatshirt a pair of pajamas that fit the recipient to use for a pattern your sewing stuff Skill Level:  Adventurous Beginner See the Little Man Pajamas  here! Love this […]

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Perfect Head Scarf Tutorial

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You guys, I think I have found my next go-to bad hair day solution! This head scarf is just adorable and the perfect amount of funky! You’ll find the tutorial over at How Does She. Supplies: fabric scissors wire cutters thread sewing machine or sewing needle framing or floral wire Skill Level:  Beginner See the […]

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Picnic Blanket Tote Tutorial

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We love this clever picnic blanket…it has one water resistant side and folds up into a tote! You’ll find the tutorial over at Craft Buds! Supplies: 1 heavy duty vinyl shower curtain with magnets, patterned or clear 1 twin XL blanket, washed and dried 45″ shoulder strap (or whatever length feels comfortable for you) sewing […]

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Two Tee Shirt Summer Dress Tutorial

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Scour the summer clearance rack or the thrift store during the summer and you’ll find super cheap tees. Take those tees and make an adorable dress! You’ll find the tutorial over at Polka Dot Chair! Supplies: 2 tee shirts, both the same size 2 1/2 inch band of fabric 6 inch band of fabric ribbon […]

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Beach Ball Pillow Tutorial

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This beach ball pillow is a great summer addition to your home decor and is super fun on a kids bed! You’ll find the tutorial over at Sew Home Grown! Supplies: 1/3 yard each of chosen fabric colors Scissors Free Pattern Pins Sewing Machine/Thread 1 bag of polyfil Needle/Thread Skill Level:  Adventurous Beginner See the […]

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Mama Clutch Tutorial

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This clever clutch has both a zipper AND a snap, to keep little hands out. It’s a great clutch for mommy only items that you can easily drop in your tote or diaper bag! You’ll find the tutorial over at My Growing Home. Supplies: 1/2 yard outer fabric 1/2 yard lining contrasting fabric 1/4 yard […]

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How to Shorten Long Sleeves to Short Tutorial

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Since kids generally grow out of clothes before they can wear them for two years, how about extending the life of long sleeved shirts by making them short sleeved for summer? You’ll find the tutorial over at Lemon Squeezy Home. Supplies: shirts with long sleeves you’d like to shorten your sewing supplies Skill Level:  Adventurous […]

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Front Tie Dress Tutorial

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This sweet dress is perfect for playing at the park, or can be dressed up for a summer wedding! You’ll find the Front Tie Dress tutorial over at Make It Love It. Supplies: woven cotton fabric 3/8″ elastic your sewing stuff Skill Level:  Intermediate See the Front Tie Dress Tutorial here!   Love this tutorial? We encourage you to […]

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Yoga Skirt Tutorial

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If you’re a newbie with knits, give this comfy skirt a try! I can’t imagine anything more comfortable than a yoga skirt! You’ll find the tutorial over at Sew Woodsy! Supplies: 2 yards knit fabric your sewing stuff Skill Level:  Beginner See the Yoga Skirt Tutorial here!   Love this tutorial? We encourage you to pin from the […]

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Boho Glam Tunic Tutorial

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If you’re in need of an easy to wear, just ‘throw on and look fabulous’ summer piece, you’ll want to whip up a Boho Glam Tunic! You’ll find the tutorial over at My Growing Home! Supplies: cotton lawn fabric fabric paint paintbrush or foam-brush freezer paper tracing paper basic v-neck t-shirt disappearing ink fabric pen […]

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Bubble Zipper Pouch

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This stylish and funky pouch is perfect for so many things…pens and pencils, makeup, whatever you like! You’ll find the tutorial over at Sew Sweetness! Supplies: 1 fat quarter for the exterior fabric 1 fat quarter for the lining fabric piece of batting approximately 10″ x 12″  assorted fabric scraps  10″ zipper coordinating thread glue […]

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Water Gun Holster Tutorial

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Summer is here and it’s time for water play! This water gun holster is perfect for a backyard water fight of supreme proportions! You’ll find the tutorial over at Living with Punks! Supplies: Velcro Sewing machine Thread Several long scraps of fabric Skill Level:  Beginner See the Water Gun Holster Tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We encourage […]

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Owl Cold Pack

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Bumps and bruises will be quickly forgotten with this fun little owl cold pack! You’ll find the tutorial and template over at Craft. Sew. Design. Supplies: Owl Template (or just free hand it) 3 different fabrics (front, middle, back) Stuffing Rice, barley or flaxseed Felt Glue and/or embroidery thread Sewing machine, needle & thread Buttons, […]

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Linen Napkin Tutorial

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Everyone needs napkins – and it’s a bonus when they’re reusable and cute! I love this tutorial from Sew Take a Hike for a set of linen napkins! Supplies: eight 12.5 inch square pieces of linen in the color you prefer. 1 yard and 20 inches of quilting cotton cut into (16) 3.5 inch strips. (8) […]

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Gardening Apron Tutorial

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This handy apron is a great gift for the gardeners in your life – lots of places to keep all the gardening necessities! You’ll find the tutorial over at Blueprint Crafts. Supplies: 1.4 yards of canvas or outdoor decorating fabric at least 45″ wide Coordinating thread Basic sewing supplies Skill Level:  Beginner See the Gardening […]

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DIY Beginner Sewing Kits

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This project is technically ‘no sew’, but it’s for sewing, so there you go. I am in love with this adorable little sewing kit and am already thinking this might be the perfect Christmas gift for my older nieces…and nephews! You’ll find the full tutorial over at Smashed Peas and Carrots! Supplies: small mason jar […]

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Scrappy Floral Skirt Tutorial

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What a great way to update a tired skirt! You’ll find the tutorial over at Living with Punks! Supplies: an existing skirt that needs some love fabric scraps fusible interfacing floral pattern (download from the tutorial) your sewing stuff Skill Level:  Beginner See the Scrappy Floral Skirt Tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We encourage you to pin […]

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How to Make a Tutu Tutorial

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There are many, many tutu tutorials out there, but I find this tutu particularly lovely! You’ll find the full tutorial over at girl. Inspired. Supplies: 5 yards lightweight tulle 1/2 yard lining fabric 1/4 yard thick knit 1 yard 3/4″ elastic Skill Level:  Advanced Beginner See the How to Make a Tutu Tutorial here!  Love this tutorial? We […]

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