Free pattern: Strawberry bagHow insanely cute is this strawberry bag that Krisha from Jacks & Kate made for her daughter!  She shares a free pattern and tutorial showing how to make it.  The bag is a giant strawberry made from a red polka dot, …

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Tutorial: Flouncy bubble skirt with a wide elastic waistbandAshley from Make It and Love It shows how you can make a flouncy bubble skirt with a wide elastic waistband.  Lightweight chiffon hangs beautifully and makes a full bubble at the hem.  You can make it in any size, from little girl to …

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Tutorial: Polka dot and leather fold over clutchMelissa Mortenson from Polka Dot Chair shows how you can make this polka dot and leather fold over clutch.  It’s a smart little bag, chic and modern!  The gold polka dot pattern is made with a stencil and gold paint.  The lining …

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Tutorial: No-sew doll-sized fabric Easter basketDoll It Up shows how you can make this doll-sized Easter basket.  Even though it’s made from fabric, there’s no sewing required.  Phoomph gives it body and it’s held together with hot glue.  I’m loving how she used a small …

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Tutorial: Easter hen egg warmerBirgit from By Number 19 shares a tutorial showing how to make these sweet Easter hen egg warmers.  This would be a fun project for using up your cotton scraps.  You can mix and match pattern and print, and the …

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Tutorial: Gardener's apron with lots of pocketsSpring is gardening season.  There’s a lot of work to do to prep your garden beds, plant your flowers or veggies, and tend them till they’re big healthy plants.  Cheryl from Sew Can Do shows how you can make a gardener’s apron …

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upcycle t shirts

 

Now that warmer weather has arrived, it’s time to pull all those t-shirts out from the back of your closet and put them front and center.  There are probably a few shirts that you’re unsure whether to keep, so …

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Free pattern: Casey the Crab softieAbby Glassenberg from While She Naps, and author of Stuffed Animals: From Concept to Construction, shares a free pattern for making her Casey the Crab softie.  Isn’t he the cutest!!  He has a sweet smile on his face and soft …

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Tutorial: Flanged pillow shamDena from Hearts and Sharts shows how to make a flanged pillow sham.  The flange creates a subtle border around the pillow and lends a more formal air to your bedding ensemble.  It’s actually an easy detail to add in when …

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Tutorial: Pocket Full of Posies skirt for girlsAngelina from JoJo and Eloise shares a tutorial at Riley Blake Designs showing how to make her Pocket Full of Posies skirt for girls.  It’s a gathered skirt that comes just below the knee and is pieced from panels of …

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Tutorial: Clipping curves and grading seams for a smoother finishClipping your seams correctly can be the difference between a bumpy, lumpy seam and a professional finish.  Pixie Faire shares a tutorial showing how to clip curves – both convex and concave – as well as how to grade a …

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manmanKataryna from Sew Chibi shows that a gender neutral outfit can still be all kinds of fabulous.  The inspiration for this outfit she made for her daughter came from a favorite indie rock band and a favorite blogger friend, Max

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Tutorial: Quiet book page with chick and bunny finger puppetsJoy from Joy’s Jots, Shots, and Whatnots shows how she made this Easter page for a Quiet Book, with removable bunny and chick finger puppets.  The finger puppets store in a pocket stitched down to the page.  The slashed circles at …

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unionjackcosmeticcaseMarnie from Haberdashery Fun shares a tutorial showing how to make this Union Jack fabric cosmetic case.  The zippered top has tabs at either end to make it easy to pull the zipper open and closed.  The boxed bottom gives …

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Free pattern: T-shirt bunny softieMelissa from Blank Slate Patterns and Melly Sews shares a free pattern for making these cute t-shirt bunnies.  They look so soft and squishy!  She designed the pattern to use up the scraps of t-shirt she often has left over from t-shirt …

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