February 2015 archive

shamrock applique shirt sewing tutorial

How To Make A Fun Shamrock Applique Shirt

This is a super easy and quick sewing project! I thought you’d enjoy it for the sheer simplicity of it… it’s an easy way to learn applique. Plus you get a shamrock pattern that you can use for other sewing projects and quilts. Get creative and applique shamrocks on different size t-shirts to get into […] Read more…

sewing project old sweater fingerless mittens

How To Make Fingerless Mittens From Old Sweaters

Loving these fingerless mittens. My hands ache in the winter time because of the cold… but gloves are not practical. Even touch gloves are difficult to use when outside trying to use your iPhone. So… fingerless mittens are the way to go! Got an old sweater you were going to get rid of? Make these […] Read more…

felt craft projects shamrock banner

Mini Shamrock Felt Banner

I love felt projects because you get to hand stitch instead of using the machine. A different change of pace, you know? If you’re looking for a fun and easy St. Patricks Day sewing project, then try this one. I love the shamrock designs on this banner. I bet you could turn this into an […] Read more…

diy boot socks from sweater

How To Make Boot Socks From An Old Sweater

I’m loving the fashion trend right now where you can see just a peek of socks at the top edge of boots. Then I discovered you can easily make your own boot socks from old sweaters. DONE The sewing instructions I found offer 3 styles. Check it out here => How To Make Boot Socks […] Read more…

flat roman shade ideas

Flat Roman Shade Idea

Love this roman shade! You know I love to share inspiration! The graphic pattern on the roman shade is really striking. Notice the similar geometry reflected in the headboard. These subtle details can really pull an interior design together. Roman shades are perfect for privacy and decor. These were definitely custom ordered because I can […] Read more…

pajama pants sewing pattern

How To Sew Pajama Pants

Pajama pants are one of my favorite things. I love them in all patterns and fabrics and in all seasons. I came across this sewing tutorial that shows us how easy it is to make pajama pants in any size. She even shows how to install an elastic waist. I wish I had come across […] Read more…

fabric basket sewing pattern

Fabric Box Sewing Pattern

I love DIY organization because you can hide all your clutter in pretty containers. These fabric boxes are simple to make and are crazy practical. Plus, like the author suggests, you can make these for gifts. I can easily see sewing a couple baskets and filling them with gifts. You can find the full tutorial […] Read more…

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