It's Just SEW Frustrating!

Okay, I have this quirky brain. It has a hard time “seeing” certain how to read a sewing pattern, or how to correctly miter corners (trust me, the inability to properly miter corners becomes an issue at least once a decade), or these horrendous IQ test problems: Which solid could you make by folding the pattern on the dotted lines?...more
stephliebold YES!  And it really did irk me in a big way.  Probably made me feel stupid, and who ...more

Felt and Bead Flower Hair Clip

Happy Monday to you, dear friends.I hope in the midst of you’re pre-Thanksgiving hustle and bustle you’re still making time for crafts. I have to admit that I haven’t been at my craftiest. That all changed, however, with this flower hair clip....more

Homemade Christmas Gifts

It is that time again to start thinking about Christmas 2015Help children move away from buying gifts and here is an easy sewingproject for themClick here to read more...more

How To Hem Your Pants With A Blind Hem Stitch

This weekend, I finally got to crack out my sewing machine! First mission ... to hem a pair of white linen pants that I bought months ago. I still haven't worn them because they are 2" too long....more
Thanks for sharing!!! Your pictures and tutorials are excellent and easy to follow :)more

Cute Cloud Cushions

‘How did it get so late so soon? It’s night before it’s afternoon! December is here before its June, my goodness how the time has flewn....more

How to Sew a Monogrammed Needle Booklet

A few weeks ago, I wrote this Sewing Kit Essentials post. A handful of you asked about the size of the kit, where I got it and how often I carry it around with me. ...more
Wow!!! What a honor! Thank your for featuring my post. It means a lot. Off to celebrate :)more

Never need to buy shorts for your little folk again ...

Got a little terror in your life who always wears the knees out of their jeans? Me too! And much as you love them it can be a pain having to throw away garments before they've been out-grown. But worry not! Help is at hand. Follow my easy how-to guide and you can up-cycle last year's worn out jeans to make this summer's funky shorts:   ...more

Create a Cute Toddler Skirt from a Fat Quarter of Fabric!

Here's a great little tutorial for a quick and easy toddler skirt. Great as a Holiday gift or school break activity. Super eay for beginners, you can use just about any fabric for this lovley little girl's skirt. Choose a festive pattern, or something bright and colourful for the spring - let your creativity run wild! What you will need:...more

Hello, there. How are ya?

Well, this is my first time, hi ya....more