Sewing Patterns, Techniques, Articles, Blogs, and other resources to learn how to sew 2014-09-01T21:30:40Z http://sewing.craftgossip.com/feed/atom/ WordPress Anne Weaver http://sewing.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Tutorial: Fabric princess or prince dress-up crown]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77213 2014-08-31T23:51:54Z 2014-09-01T21:30:40Z Tutorial: Fabric princess or prince dress-up crown When you’re a little girl, all you really need to be a princess is a crown.  Deb from Two Cheeky Monkeys shows how you can make a pretty fabric crown, perfect for any… Read more ...]]> 0 Anne Weaver http://sewing.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Tutorial: 15 minute tank refashion]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77210 2014-08-31T23:28:25Z 2014-09-01T17:13:43Z Here’s an easy tank top refashion.  With 1/4 yard of apparel fabric and 15 minutes, you can a contrast bottom to the tank.  It adds a fun pop of color and pattern to the hem, and it’s also a great fix for a… Read more ...]]> 1 Anne Weaver http://sewing.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Tutorial: Easy outdoor flanged pillow]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77207 2014-08-31T23:09:53Z 2014-09-01T15:29:26Z Tutorial: Easy outdoor flanged pillow Holly from McCall Manor shares a tutorial for making a flanged outdoor pillow.  The flange creates a subtle but elegant frame around the pillow.  It’s also a surprisingly easy design element to add to a pillow. … Read more ...]]> 0 Anne Weaver http://sewing.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Tutorial: Fox applique zippered diaper clutch]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77204 2014-08-31T22:42:40Z 2014-09-01T13:38:28Z Tutorial: Fox applique zippered diaper clutch Alicia from Two Kids and a Blog shows how you can make a zippered diaper clutch with a cute fox applique.  The fox applique reminds me of tangrams I used to play with in… Read more ...]]> 0 Anne Weaver http://sewing.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Tutorial: Zippered pillow covers 2 ways]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77200 2014-08-31T01:55:29Z 2014-09-01T01:06:13Z Tutorial: Zippered pillow covers 2 ways The benefit of making your pillows with removable covers & inserts is that you can get a whole new look for the pillow by just switching out the cover.  And a zipper makes an… Read more ...]]> 0 Anne Weaver http://sewing.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Tutorial: Easy glitter bow headbands]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77197 2014-08-31T01:43:40Z 2014-08-31T21:39:19Z Tutorial: Easy glitter bow headbands These glitter bow headbands are such pretty hair accessories for little girls!  Stef from Girl. Inspired. shares a tutorial for how to make them.  They’re quick and fun to make.  You can use scraps of… Read more ...]]> 0 Anne Weaver http://sewing.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Tutorial: Easy pinch pouch pencil case]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77194 2014-08-31T01:35:43Z 2014-08-31T18:26:18Z Tutorial: Easy pinch pouch pencil case Andy from A Bright Corner shares a tutorial at Therm O Web showing how to make an easy pinch pouch pencil case.  The pinch frame is actually made out of metal measuring tape.  I’ve… Read more ...]]> 0 Anne Weaver http://sewing.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Video tutorial: Tuft your couch cushions]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77191 2014-08-31T01:22:22Z 2014-08-31T15:06:17Z Video tutorial: Tuft your couch cushions Feel like there’s just something missing from your couch?  Bettina from Oh Everything Handmade shows how you can add tufting to your cushions.  This one addition packs a lot of style punch!  She made… Read more ...]]> 0 Anne Weaver http://sewing.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Tutorial: Women’s tops refashioned into a child’s tunic and leggings]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77188 2014-08-31T01:04:26Z 2014-08-31T13:53:56Z Tutorial: Women’s tops refashioned into a child’s tunic and leggings Andrea from Go To Patterns and Andrea’s Notebook took an embellished tank and a long sleeved top and turned it into the cutest outfit for her 5 year old daughter. … Read more ...]]> 0 Anne Weaver http://sewing.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Tutorial: No-sew pineapple or watermelon felt purse]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77185 2014-08-31T00:44:37Z 2014-08-31T00:44:37Z Angie at Little Inspiration shows how you can make a pineapple or watermelon felt purse, with no sewing required.  The small bags are just the right size for a little girl to carry, and the watermelon and pineapple are popular motifs… Read more ...]]> 1 Anne Weaver http://sewing.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Tutorial: 2 pocket reusable snack bag]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77181 2014-08-29T23:21:51Z 2014-08-30T20:31:35Z Nichole from Bluebird & the Boy guest blogs at Sew McCool with a tutorial showing how to make a reusable snack bag with a divider on the inside that divides the bag into 2 pockets.  Pack a sammie and a… Read more ...]]> 0 Anne Weaver http://sewing.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Tutorial: Easy pleated knit skirt]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77177 2014-08-29T22:34:19Z 2014-08-30T16:48:32Z Tutorial: Easy pleated knit skirt Teresa from Dandelion Drift shows how to make a pleated knit skirt.  It’s an easy skirt to sew and you can make it to fit your measurements.  Because the fabric stretches, there’s no need for… Read more ...]]> 0 Anne Weaver http://sewing.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Tutorial: Appliqued & piped throw pillow]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77174 2014-08-29T21:48:16Z 2014-08-30T15:09:08Z Tutorial: Appliqued & piped throw pillow Tia from Little Button Diaries shows how you can make an appliqued and piped throw pillow like this one.  You can applique any design you can dream up, though I think the little vintage… Read more ...]]> 0 Anne Weaver http://sewing.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Tutorial: Kids activity bag with Velcro sides]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77170 2014-08-29T20:58:25Z 2014-08-30T13:33:25Z Tutorial: Kids activity bag with Velcro sides The design of this kids activity bag is genius.  It may look like a regular tote, but regular totes don’t have Velcro in the side seams so they can open up all the way. … Read more ...]]> 0 Anne Weaver http://sewing.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Free pattern: Easy sew summer shorts for an American Girl doll]]> http://sewing.craftgossip.com/?p=77166 2014-08-29T16:15:45Z 2014-08-30T02:32:25Z Free pattern: Easy sew summer shorts for an American Girl doll Sew Adollable shares a free pattern for making a pair of summer shorts for an American Girl or other 18″ doll.  They’re easy to sew up, and quick, too. … Read more ...]]> 0