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Made in a Snap – easy bag pattern

This is the Made in a Snap Bag - and its a quick and easy bag pattern and the latest in the 'My First Bag' series. It's a good bag for b… continue reading

How to shop for knit fabrics online

Do you ever shop for fabrics online? What about shopping for knit and stretch fabrics? Are you confident in where and how to shop for … continue reading

Must have features for your first serger

A serger isn’t going to replace your sewing machine: some tasks are unachievable with the serger alone (topstitching, for example). O… continue reading

3-10 Lined Tote Bag

Ren Murphy
Show off your stash fabrics! Sew three fabrics, in ten steps, for one lined tote bag with zero bottom seam using this clever tutorial.… continue reading

Tall Tree Christmas Pillow

Ren Murphy
Sew a cozy, huggable pillow/cushion with a button-trimmed Tall Tree; quick tutorial includes full cutting dimensions and tree template.… continue reading

Teeny Tiny Zipper Pouches for Christmas

Sometimes you don't need a big bag. Just something small enough to take a lip balm and a few notes and coins. I made this tiny bag to ke… continue reading

Easy 5-minute Boo Boo Bag

This easy tutorial will show you how to make a hot/cold rice pack for kids!… continue reading

How to Line a Skirt in 8 Easy Steps

This lining tutorial is super easy. You will be able to add a beautiful lining to your skirt without much fuss or added time. There are… continue reading

Color block skirt – free skirt pattern

None of us have time for complicated sewing this time of year! So here’s a simple free skirt pattern for a skirt with shaped seams fron… continue reading