March 2015 archive

How To Reverse Applique

How To Reverse Applique

Reverse applique is a really neat way to sew shapes to your sewing project. Most applique is about sewing fabric shapes onto the top of your main fabric… using different types of hand stitches or machine stitches. Reverse applique looks more like a cut out shape with the shape’s fabric BEHIND the main fabric. It’s […] Read more…

Easy No-Sew Sock Owls

No-Sew Sock Owls

So, if you have some random socks lying around… you can make these no-sew owls 1-2-3. The can be cute for a child’s room or as decoration for easter or spring. Have fun with them! Get the full instructions here => Easy No-Sew Sock Owls Happy No-Sewing! Jenny T. Read more…

Fat Quarter E-Reader Stand Sewing Tutorial

Fat Quarter E-Reader Stand Sewing Tutorial

What a snazzy stand for your electronics. I can see me using this at my sewing machine when following a sewing tutorial… or even at the kitchen counter following a recipe. It’s different… and made from fat quarters! Get the full sewing tutorial here => E-Reader Stand Tutorial Happy Sewing! Jenny T. Read more…

Fat Quarter Quilt Sewing Tutorial

Fat Quarter Quilt Sewing Tutorial

This simple quilt was made with fat quarters. I love the fabric the author chose… so bright and playful! She doesn’t go into too much detail on the steps but she does provide a lot of photos. If you’ve never done a quilt before, you might be a little lost… but take a look and […] Read more…

Pillowcase Sewing Tutorial

Pillowcase Sewing Tutorial

Some of you may know that my oldest daughter fought cancer from age 7 to age 9. While we spent many days and nights in the hospital… people would bring Kelley all kinds of home made gifts. One of the most popular gift was a custom pillowcase sewn in a fun, bright and seasonal fabric. […] Read more…

How To Sew A Duvet Cover

How To Sew A Duvet Cover

This is a sewing tutorial for a very very simple duvet cover. It’s great if you’re looking to brighten up your bedroom with an easy interchangeable duvet cover in the fabric of your choice. Get the full sewing instructions here => How To Sew A Duvet Cover Happy Sewing! Jenny T. Read more…

Bedside Caddy Sewing Tutorial

Bedside Caddy Sewing Tutorial

I like this sewing tutorial for a bedside caddy because it’s SUPER simple. I can totally see someone sewing this for their children to hold their stuffed animals and books… or sew it in a sheet material and use it for your books, journals and pens… maybe even reading glasses! Get the full tutorial here […] Read more…

Notebook Cover Sewing Project

Notebook Cover Sewing Project

This notebook cover is so fun! I am always carrying a notebook… and anything I can do to inspire creativity is worth it. I love that this sewing project is made with fat quarters… bright colors… AND a pocket for my pens. Get the full instructions here => Notebook Cover Sewing Pattern Happy Sewing! Jenny […] Read more…

Car Caddy Sewing Project

Car Caddy Sewing Project

Sew up this car caddy to hold your kids’ books, tablets and pens! Heck… sew it and use it for all of your stuff when traveling! In my opinion, you can never have enough pockets in a car. Go here for the full instructions => Car Caddy Sewing Project Happy Sewing! Jenny T. Read more…

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