January 2015 archive

sewing pattern boxy pocket organizers

Sewing Pattern – Boxy Pocket Organizers

This sewing pattern is EXACTLY what I was looking for! How great are these pocket organizers?? Seriously. I had just bought myself a new purse for myself… and then I was gifted another amazing purse in a different color. I love the idea of having multiple bags to choose from for any outfit. Haha, I […] Read more…

2-fleece-hat-sewing-patterns-1280

2 Fleece Hat Sewing Patterns

Sewing fleece is easy, fun and inexpensive… plus you end up with some really nice warm items. To keep you head toasty warm this winter try these fleece hat sewing patterns. One is a no-sew fleece hat and the other is a very easy sewing tutorial on how to sew a fleece hat. Both are […] Read more…

Sewing Tip - How To Thread A Needle

Sewing Tip: How To Easily Thread A Needle

Here’s a quick sewing tip for you! Having trouble getting the end of your thread through that itty bitty hole of your needle? Spray the end of your thread with some hair spray to easily thread your needle. That’s it. Yep. Try it. 🙂 Happy Sewing! Jenny T. Read more…

How To Sew Plaid and Lace Infinity Scarf DIY

Sewing Project: 15 Minute Plaid and Lace Infinity Scarf

What a beautiful and simple sewing project! True to the author’s description, this infinity scarf will take about 15 minutes… assuming you have the fabric already. Infinity scarves are perfect for all seasons… so dig through your fabric stash… have fun and combine different fabrics for different styles. You can get the full step by […] Read more…

flat panels monotone color scheme

Decorating Tip: A Monotone Color Scheme

Have a small space? Here’s a decorating tip! Design your window treatments to be the same color as your wall. This reduces the visual clutter and creates a visually larger space. It’s also important that you use a lighter color… a darker color may create a cozier space but it will also make the space […] Read more…

How To Sew Tiered Curtains

How To Sew Tiered Curtains

I discovered this simple curtain pattern browsing the internet for images of ruffles. Not weird… I was trying to find an image for my how to gather fabric blog post. Anyway… this is so stinkin’ cute and I wanted to share it with you. You can get the photos and instructions to make this ruffled […] Read more…

23 sewing tips how to sew sheer fabric

23 Tips On How To Sew Sheer Fabric

Sewing sheer fabric can be tricky… that’s an understatement! The fabric slips… gets caught in our throat plate… creases up… yikes! But there’s no denying the beauty of sheer fabric… and if your sewing project requires it… well then… you gotta learn how to sew it. I admit… I avoided sewing sheer fabric for a […] Read more…

kitchen cutout swag curtains jabots

3 Decorating Tips From This Kitchen Design

I’m in love with this kitchen but that’s not why I’m sharing it with you… I wanted to share some decorating tips that come straight from this photo. Decorating Tip #1: You can mix different fabrics in the same room as long as the color schemes are the same. Notice the reds of the plaid […] Read more…

1 2 3