TJ Girl


How to install bag feet – 2 styles

I’m always looking for ways to make my homemade bags looks more professional and although it does increase the cost, adding hardware suc… continue reading

Scrappy reversible Halloween table mats

Halloween is a great time of year to have friends over. Whether you are having a full-on party, just a few friends over for nibbles or a… continue reading

Baby changing mat pattern – two options

A wipe clean baby changing mat with pockets for your pack of wipes, some diapers etc. Two styles in the same pattern, a satchel style… continue reading

Half circle wrap skirt pattern – the sewing

In this tutorial we'll make ourselves a simple half-circle wrap skirt. You can make this is a light and floaty fabric for summer, or dra… continue reading

OREO Zipper Bag

Use an OREO cookie bag to make a durable zipper bag that is food safe. Come see the full tutorial and how to make it durable for sewing… continue reading

50+ more Halloween sewing ideas

Grab yourself a big bundle of holiday fabrics and go to town – both big and small projects, easy and more involved to choose from.… continue reading

Crinkle ribbon toy for babies

I’m told babies don’t sleep all the time and sometimes they’re pretty active and like to play. One mom-to-be tells me that her crinkle … continue reading

Cosmetic bag with fold over brush roll

It's not the best idea to have your make up brushes just rolling around loose inside your cosmetics bag. They can get dirty and the ends… continue reading

Variations on Japanese bag

Have you tried the Turning Japanese Bag pattern yet. You should give it a try – it’s really easy! The additions of the bag feet and the … continue reading