Category Archives: Sewing

Sewing Hems


From the double rolled hem to the blind hem – you’ll find them HERE

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Posted by on January 15, 2015 in Did You Know?, Fix it, Sewing


Backrest Pillow with Arms Project

Love this!!  Pick fabric that matches your decor – Also a perfect gift for a nursing mother.


Click HERE for the step-by-step instructions


Star Wars Hand Warmers

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– Some scrap fabric (any character/superhero)
– Sewing machine
– and some rice

CLICK HERE for the article and instructions


Sew a Winter Play Scene


Make one OR a whole book of fun scenes. Click HERE for this cute moveable penguin page


DIY Laundry Hamper or Carry-all Tote

Because you can carry this tote full of laundry or stuff – this would be perfect for any member of the family. Just use the appropriate fabric – love this!


You’ll need:


  • One 8-foot 1×2 lumber strip, cut into four equal 2-foot lengths
  • One 1/2″ dowel cut into two 16″ lengths.
  • One 1/2″ dowel cut into two 14.5″ *lengths
  • Eight screws for the dowels
  • Two 2″ bolts, two nuts and six washers.
  • Fabric – your choice! Don’t forget ribbon &/or buttons for embellishment


Click HERE for the instructions


Crossover Knitted Slippers to Make

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Click HERE for the instructions


Bunk-bed Fort



  • 1 yard of felt fabric (for main fort)
  • 1 – 2 yards of various other felt colors for accent
  • Ribbon
  • Fabric Glue
  • Basic Sewing Essentials

Click HERE for the instructions

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Posted by on December 19, 2014 in Around the house, Crafts, Family, Fun, Gift it, Kids, Play Time, Sewing


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