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Add ruffles to a sun suit bib sewing pattern

Denise Knapp
This tutorial shows you how to add ruffles to a plain sun suit bib pattern. … continue reading

How to sew a swimsuit hem

Denise Knapp
In this tutorial I show you three of my favorite stitch methods for swimsuit material which of course applies to any knit fabrics as wel… continue reading

Sewing for profit. Projects that are great to make to sell

This is a round-up of fabric scrap gift ideas that also has some great ideas too! Things it would be great to see and then sell at a c… continue reading

The Perfect for Work Dress pattern – free

Easy to sew, comfy to wear dress. You don’t have to make yours as figure-hugging. If you made this in a softer fabric with more stretch,… continue reading

Reversible Drawstring Bag Tutorial

Vicky @ Mad For Fabric
Learn how to make this reversible drawstring bag. It would make a great gift bag or to hold your small items. … continue reading

Fold over clutch bag pattern

Whats not to love about a simple clutch? Perfect for holding keys, wallet and mobile they are so quick and easy to whip up you can easil… continue reading

15 Easy Projects for Beginning Sewers

You'll love these 15 easy sewing projects that are perfect sewing machine projects for beginners!  If you're ju… continue reading

Selling what you sew – how to price your work

Sadly some people just don’t recognise the value of ‘hand-made’ goods these days so you can’t always achieve the price you need. Many p… continue reading

Empire of the Sun-Dress

Summer is here! Time for more summer dresses and here is my Empire of the Sun-Dress. It has a cross-over bodice front and back, and an e… continue reading