I know I am late but Happy New Year! Can you believe how fast last year flew by? For me, it was an extremely productive year. I did a lot of home remodeling, ate healthier and survived single parenthood. I didn’t do any much sewing as I would have liked. To be honest, it has … Read More about Happy New Year!
Hope you are all keeping warm, especially if you live in the Northeast. I don’t like to sew when it’s cold outside. I am just not motivated to be productive in the Winter. I managed to get off my couch to do this DIY Ottoman project over the holidays. I really needed an ottoman for … Read More about DIY Ottoman
I don’t know about you but Christmas is my favorite time of the year. I love doing handmade gifts for my family and friends. The one issue with that is the lack of time. Having a full time job, being a single mom and juggling life tends to require most of my time. I try … Read More about Easy Christmas Sewing Gifts
It’s December! I am so excited for the holidays. It’s my favorite time of the year. Last weekend I decide to start my Christmas sewing projects and made this Free Pattern Mini Downtown Messenger Bag for my neighbor. I wasn’t so sure about the pattern as it turned out a tad too small for my … Read More about Free Pattern Mini Downtown Messenger Bag
Hello everyone! I hope you are all enjoying the fall weather. It still feels like summer where we live so no complaints here. I feel like I do most of my sewing in the fall/winter since I am not outdoor as much. I am working on a few new patterns soon that I am hoping … Read More about Free Pattern Friday Roundup
Can you believe the summer is over already? It flew by way too fast. On a bright note, it’s time for fall sewing projects. Here are some of my favorites from the last few weeks. There are tons more but I like projects that I can whip up quickly and functionally use. There are quite … Read More about Free Pattern Friday Roundup
Lining a bodice not only provides a neat finish to your tops and dresses, it also hides all your seams and can even make your garment reversible. This tutorial teaches you the easiest method to sew a lined bodice in a few simple steps. Lining a bodice is slightly different for tops with and without … Read More about How to Sew a Lined Bodice