The Lauren Bag Pattern

Hey Guys! This year is flying by so fast. I have been so busy being a single mom, working full time, working on my home etc, I haven't had much time for sewing. I am still fabric hoarding, just not sewing as much. This past weekend, I was finally able to spare a few hours to bond with my sewing … [Read more...]

Top 10 Gifts to Sew for Christmas

Its that time of year guys! Time to start sewing your Christmas gifts. If you didn't know the blog has over 200 projects that you can whip up this holiday season for your loved ones. Handmade gifts are the best because  you really get to put your personality and time into each one. No better gift … [Read more...]

Free Ladybug Tote Bag Pattern

Hey Everyone! Here is another creation drafted in a boring working meeting. What little girl wouldn't want to carry her things in this precious ladybug tote bag. It is the perfect size for a sleepover, a day at the park or to carry books at the library. You can whip this up in under 2 hours. It also … [Read more...]

Easy Fall Table Runner featuring Oliso Smart Iron

I am so excited to share with you this easy tutorial for a simple fall theme inspired table runner. Today's tutorial and pattern features the amazing Smart Iron with iTouch® Technology from Oliso®. Working with this iron for the first time felt like my first experience going from my old flip phone … [Read more...]

Vera Tote Bag Pattern

Can you guys believe its September already? Summer is almost over! Time flies for sure. I definitely did not do a lot of sewing this summer. With moving cross country, starting a new job and readjusting to living in the Northeast, my sewing took a back seat this year. However, I couldn't let these … [Read more...]

Free Overnight Duffel Bag Pattern-Updated

I finally got around to updating the ever-so-popular Overnight Duffel Bag Pattern.  This bad is by far the most popular project on the blog. It has over 25000 impressions on Pinterest and I have received hundreds of emails requesting an updated version. I originally made this bag when I was just … [Read more...]

Free Beach Bag Pattern

Are you guys looking for a cute bag to make this summer? Why not try this free beach bag pattern! I did this a while back as well and realized I did not show it off as much as I should. This is a giant bag that can hold your large beach towel, sunscreen, your phone and everything else you want to … [Read more...]

Curvy Messenger Bag

Hello Everyone! Hope you are all enjoying your summer so far. I wanted to reintroduce this Curvy Messenger Bag I did with a free pattern and tutorial two years ago.  I don't think it got the exposure it deserved. This bag is the prefect opportunity to mix and match your favorite fabrics together. It … [Read more...]

Quilted Tote Tutorial

Are you guys enjoying spring? Aside from the allergies, we are enjoying it. I did this bag a few months ago and just never got around to doing a post for it due to our move across country. I am in love with this bag. I know I say that about everything but seriously, I just love how this turned out. … [Read more...]

How to make a simple dress

Hey Everyone! It seems like its the season for dresses. I did this tutorial for All Free Sewing last week and wanted to share it with you. This is tutorial is how to make a simple dress. Seriously, you cannot get easier than this. This literally took me under an hour to make. I would have done it in … [Read more...]

Jumbo Flip Flap Messenger Bag

Hey All! Are you guys enjoying winter? We have been getting slammed with snow in the Midwest and loving it. Both my daughter and my dog enjoy playing in it so no complaints here. I recently bought 2 yards of this Cotton and Steel  August Mezzanine Fabric from Craftsy. It was on sale so I could not … [Read more...]