7 Spring Scarf Tutorials

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Spring…oh, beautiful spring!  I love all the colors that brighten up spring accessories.  Get creative and save money making your own scarves this season!  Any of these are an excellent weekend or afternoon project.  You might need to make more than one while you’re at it. Sometimes all you need is a little inspiration, and… [read more]

7 DIY Wallet Patterns

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I’m big on small projects like these easy DIY wallet patterns!  Simple sewing tutorials rock!  They’re a fun way to use up small pieces of designer fabric and you’re finished in minutes.  What’s not to love?? Once you start making these you’ll want to whip up a few, so mix it up with more than… [read more]

Handmade Gifts to Sew–15 Sewing Patterns

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Looking for some quick handmade gifts to sew?  You’ll love these creative sewing patterns! I’m always watching for projects that can look super cute and won’t require hours and hours, and hours of sewing.  That takes the fun out of it for me since I’m not an expert when it comes to sewing. Handmade gifts… [read more]

101 Simple Sewing Tutorials

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Do you love simple sewing projects?  Are you new to sewing and need a fun project or two??  These simple sewing tutorials will help your create beautiful gifts, pillows, skirts and so much more!  Use up your fabric scraps on potholders, lavender sachets, or a few colorful journal covers.  I love, love, love quick projects… [read more]

12 Simple Sewing Patterns for Spring {DIY Fashion}

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I love Spring and it’s the perfect time to create a little something special for yourself…something with bright, cheerful colors to wear with those cute sandals.  Spring rocks and so do these simple sewing patterns. They will work for any skill level…don’t shy away if you’re a beginner! Take a sheet and turn it into… [read more]

DIY Gifts on Etsy

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Handmade gifts rule!  You can’t go wrong with one of these DIY gifts found on Etsy!  Create something special to give or wrap up one of these cool kits for a crafty friend.  Spread the happiness with a little handmade holiday fun! {Felt Mermaid Pattern – Handmade and Craft} {Christmas Coaster Kit – Red Gate… [read more]

Quilts

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{allpeoplequilt} There’s a chill in the air this morning and I am dreaming about beautiful quilts!  There’s something about the time and care that goes into a quilt, not to mention the fabulous fabric, that really makes them a treasure. I actually don’t have much quilting ability, but I did manage to make a super… [read more]

Bari J. Ackerman & Pattern Giveaway

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Let me introduce you to Bari J. Ackerman! She’s a fantastic fabric designer, quilting queen, sewing fanatic, embroidery whiz and all around creative gal! Bari is one of my favorite fabric designers because she uses lots and lots of happy colors and flowers.  You can’t go wrong with that!  Her fabric makes me want to… [read more]