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DIY Lace Heart Shirt {Tutorial}

Jessica Barringer
There is no better way to give a plain t-shirt a little love than with a beautiful lace heart. Show off your playful girlie side with th… continue reading

How to get traffic to your Etsy shop

I know that a lot of you sell what you sew. Whether that’s online in your own store, or on sites like Etsy and Artfire or Folksy, the bi… continue reading

How to sew a coin purse with a sew-in purse frame

This is a simple pattern and totally ideal for beginners. And because you are using the ready-made hardware, you can get a really good l… continue reading

Rag quilt pillow to match my quilt

I had some squares left over from the super-soft and snuggly-wuggly rag quilt I made. Not enough flannel to make anything large, but jus… continue reading

How to Alter Pleated Pants to Flat Front Pants Sewing Tutorial

Kelly Smith
This step-by-step tutorial takes you through how to change pleated-front pants into flat-front pants. This kind of alteration is extrem… continue reading

How to Alter a Man's Shirt to a Woman's Shape Sewing Tutorial

Kelly Smith
Long button-up shirts are so in style right now, but are often expensive or not to the length women want to go with skinny jeans or legg… continue reading

Pretty gifts to sew for Mother’s Day

Whether in the garden, in the kitchen, hitting the shops or the sewing room, Moms are busy people so there are plenty of things to sew t… continue reading

New Fabric Swatch Kits you’ll love

Great news – the answers to all of your fabric questions are here. If you buy fabric online, or aren’t sure which fabrics to use for whi… continue reading

Layered Crochet Skirt Free Pattern

Jane Green
This yellow mini skirt combines crocheted lace and bright color to create a fabulous layered design. You can wear it with a light blouse… continue reading