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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

How to sew a hem facing on a circle skirt

The same as you can sew a facing to the neckline or armhole of a dress to get a neat finish and hide the raw edges, you can also sew a f… continue reading

Crossover baby bib pattern

Not the most glamorous of items, but an everyday essential and no one wants a grotty one when you can have a really nice home made one i… continue reading

DIY Liberty London Patchwork Top

Vicky @ Mad For Fabric
Showcase your lovely Liberty London fabric scraps in a DIY patchwork top.… continue reading