Sometimes the simplest ideas are the best. That is definitely the case with these Coasters & Hotpads! No exposed seams, no binding - it's a new sewing enthusiasts dream! They're Layer Cake and Charm Pack Friendly which takes the stress out of color coordinating - How cool is that? If you are giving them as a gift, here's a sweet idea ~ Tuck a little coffee shop gift card right into … [Read more...] about ‘Binding Free’ Coasters & Hotpads!
Sewing with Kids
In September 2015, I was asked to be a part of a sewing themed birthday party for Vivian and 25 of her closes friends. We made American Girl Doll outfits and as a parting gift I decided to give Vivian a completely original tutorial - The Patchwork Doll Blanket for her and all of her friends. Doll Blankets are a simple and easy project that mom and daughter can do together, or your child can do on … [Read more...] about The Patchwork Doll Blanket
Sewing with kids doesn't always mean a big, complicated project. I believe the best way to get children comfortable with sewing is just let them explore and play on the machine. This video gives you some great suggestions to avoid frustrations and get your little person comfortable on the machine! At the end of the video we cover which stitches to avoid - so don't miss it - it will make the … [Read more...] about Painless sewing with kids – Playing with Stitches
Are you new to sewing or just looking for a fun, easy & quick project - well the rag quilt fits in each and every category. I have been know to call it the gateway to quilting and I fully stand behind this. Rag Quilts are adorable enough for a baby shower gift but cozy enough to make for your friend or yourself. https://youtu.be/pPJxuNcNBF8 If you like this video feel free to share it on … [Read more...] about THE Rag Quilt Tutorial