40 Sewing Projects Made with 1/4 Yard or Less

I mentioned a couple days ago that summer has really thrown us for a loop. Our routine was tossed out the window but we also had a few strange things happen to us, which I’ll tell you more about another day. (And that’s because it involves someone stealing from us….and it will take too long…

10 FREE WOMAN’S CASUAL SHORTS SEWING PATTERNS: ROUND-UP!

The sun is coming, so it’s time to create some awesome warm weather clothes. Are you looking for a sewing pattern to create some super cute woman’s casual shorts?!?! Well you have come to the right place! I rounded up 10 FREE easy to follow shorts patterns, from some awesome sewers across the inter webs….

10 Ways To Refashion A T-Shirt!

A basic tee it the perfect base for so much creativity. I had fun chopping and sewing and trimming and I’m really excited to share TEN t-shirt refashions with you today! We’ll get nice and scissor happy by chopping, adding, nipping and more to these tees. Refashions are an easy way to get started sewing, and also…

5 Sweater Refashions For Beginners!

I always recommend refashions for beginner seamstresses, they are always fun (even if you are advanced) and it’s something you can’t really mess up! I love a beginner project that gives you some confidence, a quick final project to wear and a sense of ownership. These 5 refashions are super simple to make and you’ll…

How to Sew a Bolster Pillow

Hey y’all – welcome to August on the blog! Today I’m sharing how to sew a bolster pillow, because I just made these for our outdoor sofa. In fact, this month on the blog is going to be all about outdoor living, though I admit, in August in Texas I want to do just about…

How to Add Pockets to a Pattern

Hey y’all, welcome to pattern hacks month on the blog, where all month long I’ll be sharing ways to get more out of your favorite sewing patterns. Today we’re going to be talking about different ways to add pockets to patterns. Because everyone needs a place to put their phone, amiright? So let’s dive in….

100+ Projects for Sewing with Tulle

Have you ever sewn with tulle? If you haven’t, you should really give it a try. Or perhaps, like many new sewists, you don’t yet know what tulle is. After all, it’s an unusual name. According to Wikipedia: Tulle (/tuːl/ TOOL) is a lightweight, very fine, stiff netting. It can be made of various fibres, including silk, nylon, polyester and rayon. Polyester is the…

20 Free Sewing Patterns with Bunnies!!!

It’s Bunny Time! I don’t know about you, but I love sewing for Easter. Here’s not one bunny sewing pattern, but 20 free sewing patterns with a bunny to inspire you to sew for Easter – or anytime! Bunny Treat Bags Sweet Bunny Lovey Egg Finding Bags (or just grab the free applique design and…

BEGINNER SEWING PROJECTS-30+ THINGS TO SEW IN UNDER 20 MINUTES

As you all know, I love quick sewing projects. They are good for working single moms like myself who are limited on time. Small and fast beginner sewing projects is also a good way to use up scraps, which I always seem to accumulate a lot of. Here are some of my favorites. I can’t…