Sewing http://sewing.craftgossip.com Patterns, Techniques, Articles, Blogs, and other resources to learn how to sew Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:55:42 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 10 Cute Stuffies with Tutorials http://sewing.craftgossip.com/10-cute-stuffies-with-tutorials/2014/09/19/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/10-cute-stuffies-with-tutorials/2014/09/19/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:55:42 +0000 http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77662     There’s nothing cuter than seeing a child carrying around their most beloved stuffed animal, and bringing their little sidekick everywhere they go.  We’ve got ten adorable little stuffed toys for you today, complete with tutorials, that you can whip… Read more ...]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/10-cute-stuffies-with-tutorials/2014/09/19/feed/ 0 Tutorial: Mini pouf pincushion http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-mini-pouf-pincushion/2014/09/19/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-mini-pouf-pincushion/2014/09/19/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:30:22 +0000 http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77676 Tutorial: Mini pouf pincushion This mini pouf pincushion is a pretty place to park your sewing pins and needles.  Sew4Home shares a tutorial showing how to make one.  It’s a scrap-happy project using only small pieces of fabric. Each pouf… Read more ...]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-mini-pouf-pincushion/2014/09/19/feed/ 0 Tutorial: Easy princess costume shirt http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-princess-costume-shirt/2014/09/19/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-princess-costume-shirt/2014/09/19/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:03:58 +0000 http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77659 Tutorial: Easy princess costume shirt Marissa from Rae Gun Ramblings shows how you can make this Cinderella costume shirt.  It’s easy to make because you start with a purchased tank top and just add the puffy princess sleeves.  Wear it with… Read more ...]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-princess-costume-shirt/2014/09/19/feed/ 0 Tutorial: Easy to make, easy to wear knit skirt http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-to-make-easy-to-wear-knit-skirt/2014/09/19/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-to-make-easy-to-wear-knit-skirt/2014/09/19/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:29:43 +0000 http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77656 A simple knit skirt like this one is a wardrobe staple.  It’s easy to wear, and also happens to be easy to make.  Simple Simon & Co. shares a tutorial showing how to do it.  Fabric requirements are simple – 1… Read more ...]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-to-make-easy-to-wear-knit-skirt/2014/09/19/feed/ 0 Tutorial: Machine sewn rolled hem http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-machine-sewn-rolled-hem/2014/09/18/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-machine-sewn-rolled-hem/2014/09/18/#comments Fri, 19 Sep 2014 01:37:48 +0000 http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77653 Tutorial: Machine sewn rolled hem When you’re putting a hem on a lightweight or sheer fabric, especially a hem that is curved, a rolled hem might be what you need to do.  You can make a rolled hem by hand,… Read more ...]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-machine-sewn-rolled-hem/2014/09/18/feed/ 1 Tutorial: Organize your PDF sewing patterns http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-organize-your-pdf-sewing-patterns/2014/09/18/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-organize-your-pdf-sewing-patterns/2014/09/18/#comments Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:35:11 +0000 http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77650 Tutorial: Organize your PDF sewing patterns I keep most of my sewing patterns in shoe boxes so I can flip through the envelopes to find the pattern I want.  But that system doesn’t work for the PDF patterns I have… Read more ...]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-organize-your-pdf-sewing-patterns/2014/09/18/feed/ 1 Tutorial: Frayed fabric flower http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-frayed-fabric-flower/2014/09/18/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-frayed-fabric-flower/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:40:25 +0000 http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77647 Tutorial: Frayed fabric flower Emma from Emuse shows how to make a frayed fabric flower you can use to make pretty hair accessories or brooches.  They’re made with two layers of gathered fabric, with edges left beautifully raw and  frayed. … Read more ...]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-frayed-fabric-flower/2014/09/18/feed/ 0 Plan some Selfish Sewing time with this free printable http://sewing.craftgossip.com/plan-some-selfish-sewing-time-with-this-free-printable/2014/09/18/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/plan-some-selfish-sewing-time-with-this-free-printable/2014/09/18/#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:55:41 +0000 http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77641 Plan some Selfish Sewing time with this free printable With as much sewing as you do for other people – for your kids, for your home, for birthday gifts, for teacher gifts – when was the last time you actually… Read more ...]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/plan-some-selfish-sewing-time-with-this-free-printable/2014/09/18/feed/ 1 Tutorial: DIY patched skirt http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-diy-patched-skirt/2014/09/18/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-diy-patched-skirt/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:47:03 +0000 http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77635 Tutorial: DIY patched skirt Cathy from Trinkets in Bloom shares a tutorial showing how you can DIY a patched skirt like this one.  I’m loving the funky mix of patterns and the asymmetrical patching.  You’ll need a heavy fabric like… Read more ...]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-diy-patched-skirt/2014/09/18/feed/ 0 Tutorial: Easy no-sew vintage fabric tassel key chain http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-no-sew-vintage-fabric-tassel-key-chain/2014/09/18/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-no-sew-vintage-fabric-tassel-key-chain/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:47:58 +0000 http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77632 Tutorial: Easy no-sew vintage fabric tassel key chain Ashlee from My So Called Crafty Life shares a fun project for using your smallest vintage fabric scraps.  Cut them into strips to make a vintage fabric tassel key chain.  It’s a… Read more ...]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-no-sew-vintage-fabric-tassel-key-chain/2014/09/18/feed/ 0 Tutorial: Patchwork baby blanket http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-patchwork-baby-blanket/2014/09/18/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-patchwork-baby-blanket/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:26:09 +0000 http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77627 Tutorial: Patchwork baby blanket Surayya from Blissful Sewing shows how you can make a patchwork baby receiving blanket.  The square patchwork is easy to sew and is suitable for any style of fabric.  It’ll work with traditional baby fabrics, soft florals, bold… Read more ...]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-patchwork-baby-blanket/2014/09/18/feed/ 0 Tutorial: Little girls t-shirt overlay bubble dress http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-little-girls-t-shirt-overlay-bubble-dress/2014/09/17/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-little-girls-t-shirt-overlay-bubble-dress/2014/09/17/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 02:38:47 +0000 http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77624 Tutorial: Little girls t-shirt overlay bubble dress Remona from The Stitching Scientist shows how you can make an easy t-shirt bubble dress for a little girl.  By starting with a purchased t-shirt, all you have to do to make it… Read more ...]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-little-girls-t-shirt-overlay-bubble-dress/2014/09/17/feed/ 0 Tutorial: No-sew accordion burlap pumpkin http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-no-sew-accordion-burlap-pumpkin/2014/09/17/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-no-sew-accordion-burlap-pumpkin/2014/09/17/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:30:44 +0000 http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77620 Tutorial: No-sew accordion burlap pumpkin Gail from Purple Hues and Me shares a tutorial for making this accordion burlap pumpkin. Though it’s made from fabric, you won’t need to sew a stitch.  Instead, you’ll use Mod Podge and glue to… Read more ...]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-no-sew-accordion-burlap-pumpkin/2014/09/17/feed/ 0 Free pattern: Womens peasant top http://sewing.craftgossip.com/free-pattern-womens-peasant-top/2014/09/17/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/free-pattern-womens-peasant-top/2014/09/17/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:38:58 +0000 http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77617 Free pattern: Womens peasant top Melissa from Melly Sews and Blank Slate Patterns shares a free pattern for a womens peasant top.  It’s an easy style of top to make.  You can give it short sleeves, elbow length sleeves, or… Read more ...]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/free-pattern-womens-peasant-top/2014/09/17/feed/ 0 Tutorial: Bow and lace flats refashion http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-bow-and-lace-flats-refashion/2014/09/17/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-bow-and-lace-flats-refashion/2014/09/17/#respond Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:39:46 +0000 http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77614 Bev from Flamingo Toes shows how you can refashion a pair of plain, inexpensive flats into these dressy shoes.  It’s a quick and easy style upgrade for your shoes. You can create different looks by the shape of lace cutout you use… Read more ...]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-bow-and-lace-flats-refashion/2014/09/17/feed/ 0