At Christmas play and make good cheer, for Christmas comes but once a year. -Thomas Tusser Christmas ideas: felt garland Tiny sweaters, stiched from
Gifts, gifts, gifts! Where are they beautiful to hide? We do this in the New Year? See Santa's boots with Pattern: Continuation of the New Year's them
This is the big bow pillow I made yesterday. I started with this tutorial to make the actual bow. Although I made both the bow and the middle piece m
This week on the CRAFT Pattern Podcast, we have an interesting toy for your kitty. Author Kristin Roach made this discovery recently after a visit to
Brett Bara's been hard at work on some fun how-to videos for her new book, Sewing in a Straight Line. This one for a simple one-hour skirt is a must
Moxie made these clever 8-bit embroideries on physcal objects for an upcomming show called, "Super I AM 8-BIT." Over 100 artists will reimagine their
Starting with a pattern for bikini bottoms, One Avian Daemon came up with a very snazzy, very flattering one-piece swimsuit. Head over to their websi
Interview by Brookelynn Morris Diane Gilleland is a gem. Her website, CraftyPod is an alpha blog that the entire community turns to for inspiration.
I was honored when Susan Beal generously gave me a Quilts for Quake Survivors Suprise Bag at Maker Faire Bay Area. The bags are just one of the way t
Reversible Felt Basket This is so simple I am almost embarrassed to call it a tutorial. The background on this is that when I buy fruit at our local
Camilla of Family Chic shares how to turn a shirtsleeve cuff into a simple coin purse. Here's a small and light coin purse made from the cuff of an o
I love to upcycle clothing. Anything clothing item I think I might be able to use in some way I stash in a pile. As you can imagine with two growing
Simple and sweet little ruffled t-shirt found at the Loft along with a camel colored cardigan, and my vintage fabric covered button box full of gems b
Start with your favorite pair of underwear that have seen better days, these will be referred to as the “pattern underwear”: 1. Cut off elastic wais
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How to make a rose out of ribbon (fabric) with his own hands - 4 ways Rose of wide satin ribbon. Method 1 1. We need 90 inches tape (or fabric) with a
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Beautiful patchwork pillows Illustrator Suzy Ultman has a new line of bedding that mirrors her well-known designs and sketches. You can see the whole
This ombre shirt tutorial from Cotton Curls is a great way to update last season's shirts without ever needing to step foot in a store. I've seen dip
How to shorten a top without cutting or hemming! Have you ever had a shirt that was too long for your body or you could only wear it with certain pant
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