There is the moment in every new sewists life where a choice must be made, to continue on the path to fearless creativity or do you give up all together. It's the moment when you want to throw your sewing machine out the window and cry. And it is the moment when you're needle won't move, the hand ... Read More about My Needle is Stuck! My Hand Wheel Won’t Move! HELP!!!!!!!
Finally, A Comprehensive list of Quality Online Fabric Shops just for you! Quality comes in so many forms. The type of fabric we buy and who we buy it from can make a huge difference to the outcome of our projects AND how we feel about those projects. Quality fabrics are hard to find at 'Big Box ... Read More about Where to Buy Quality Fabric Online, The Ultimate Guide!
It takes a blogger to know where to find other GREAT bloggers! I have the inside scoop - and it wouldn't be fair to keep all these amazing sewing blogs to myself, now would it? Through blogging conferences I've had a spectacular opportunity to meet other online sewing teachers and their work is ... Read More about The Best Sewing Blogs on the Internet!
My new obsession has to be anything 80’s! Maybe it’s coming off of a 4-day Netflix binge of Stranger Things or my need for everything to be GOLD, GOLD, SOLID GOLD. My family thinks I’m a stones’ throw away from buying a T-Top Z28 & acid wash jeans! This might explain why , as I was pondering my ... Read More about The Crafty Book Binder Cover
To complete my project for the Summer Sewing Series with Polka Dot Chair I thought the perfect companion to the Crafty Book Binder Cover is certainly a 3-Ring Pencil Pouch! Complete with a zippered pocket to hold all of your precious belongings. With a flat zipper and individual compartments for ... Read More about The 3-Ring Pencil Pouch
Making Pillowcases is one of my favorite go-to gifts and it's always a great way to freshen up any bedroom. But the last thing you want is your pillowcase to fray or come apart after multiple washings. This tutorial is ideal for making an UBER Professional looking pillowcase that will stand the test ... Read More about The Perfect Pillowcase!
Whether it's the holiday season or anytime of year, nothing beats a sweet little zipper pouch as a gift for yourself or someone you love. The Pleated Zipper Pouch Tutorial was inspired by one of our most popular beginner classes at The West Seattle Fabric Company, and now I'm bringing it to you here ... Read More about The Pleated Zipper Pouch Tutorial
Sometimes the simplest ideas are the best. That is definitely the case with these Coasters & Hotpads! No exposed seams, no binding - it's a new sewing enthusiasts dream! They're Layer Cake and Charm Pack Friendly which takes the stress out of color coordinating - How cool is that? If you are ... Read More about ‘Binding Free’ Coasters & Hotpads!
A child's pillowcase can become something they'll actually get excited about with this Hidden Pocket Pillowcase! Teeth for the tooth fairy, treats smuggled into bed, special notes from mom - they can all be hidden in this sweet Hidden Pocket Pillowcase. Not only will you learn how to put a flat ... Read More about Hidden Pocket Pillowcase!