What is a Fabric Precut and How to Use It! If you are new to sewing there are so many new terms and techniques that it can easily become confusing! There are SO many types of fabric that it is completely and totally overwhelming! This post is focusing on quilting cotton (not used only for quilting but that is what it is called) precuts. What
How to Sew a Diaper Clutch and Waterproof Changing Mat I have always gone against the tide of popular products. We never really used a diaper bag, I just used a large purse to carry all my baby stuff. So I was poking around Etsy and found this adorable oilcloth and I ordered it without really having a project in mind. Then when I was considering the
What is the Best Sewing Machine for Beginners? One of the most important parts of sewing is having a good sewing machine! But it can be SO overwhelming to find one that is a good price that is also reliable! I have used a few entry level machines and I have pored over reviews and ratings for other entry level machines to answer the question
20+ Adorable Hand Embroidery Patterns I have been bitten by the embroidery bug! I took a class from Beverly from Flamingo Toes and I have been obsessed ever since! She has some seriously adorable patterns that you should check out. If you are new to embroidery check out these must have supplies. Here are some adorable hand embroidery patterns that I couldn’t resist!
Quick Cheater Baby Rag Quilt Tutorial I have to be honest I have always been a bit intimidated by a rag quilt. This is NOT a tutorial for a traditional rag quilt. This is a quick cheater version that uses a layer cake and a quick and easy method to throw together a quick baby quilt! Here is a quick cheater baby rag quilt tutorial.
Circular Zipper Pouch Tutorial We have worked on several fun zipper pouches in the past few weeks. We started with an easy zipper pouch. Then we moved to a lined zipper pouch and I even posted a customized zipper pouch. There are lots and lots of variations to a zipper pouch but I wanted to share one more before we move on from zipper pouches! A
How to Customize Your Sewing with HTV Today I am over on Kimber Dawn Co. with a fun tutorial for customizing your sewing projects with heat transfer vinyl. We will talk about layering the HTV and best practices for using vinyl. Plus grab some tips for cutting with your cutting machine and types of vinyl to use. Here is how to customize your sewing with HTV.
Felt Flower Embroidery Hoop Art I have been seeing so many adorable felt appliqués, succulents, cupcakes, and more! If an object exists you can be sure someone has made it out of felt. Here is a tutorial for felt flower embroidery hoop art. If you don’t have embroidery stuff check out this Hand Embroidery Supply post before you get started to make sure you have