How to alter a cuffed sleeve using another blouse as a model. Well illustrated, useful tips, and ideas for alternative methods are included. Useful for adding a fresh look to the wardrobe.
Free doll patterns to sew. Free doll making patterns for homemade, vintage rag dolls and simple cloth dolls. Easy doll patterns and how to sew them. Patterns to make fabric and primitive dolls.
We’re almost through the basic theory that a new sewer needs to know. Just a couple more hubs then we’ll be able to dive into the fun projects and procedures. This one is probably going to be the hardest lesson to write and to 'get'. In the...
Sewing a flange on a quilt is a simple way to add an accent to your quilt. It highlights the center of the quilt, and provides great interest. This hub shows how to make a quilt flange, inside a border, and inside the binding.
☃ What to do with those fleece blankets that make their way into our lives? Here's a super easy poncho project that's a great way to use the collection. Be sure to catch the extra ideas at the end!
Whether for a costume or just keeping warm, a cape or cloak can be great. Learn how to sew your own, or try the no-sew cape method!
Considerations for hosting an exchange of fabric, blocks or quilts including creating rules, frequently asked questions and managing different types of swaps.
The problem most have with getting jeans shortened is that they don't look the same anymore once the original hem has been cut. Here I'll give you the basic and easy way. The problem most have with getting jeans shortened is that they don't look...
There are two types of modern quilts - one type is based on a time period, and another based on a style of quilt. This hub describes the style of modern quilting.
Being in the middle of a project and having to stop to take a sewing machine to the repair shop because it’s stuck in reverse is a pain, especially if you have a deadline. Wouldn't it be nice and a whole lot easier if you could just DIY, fix it in...