DIY Checkbook Cover

DIY Embellished Checkbook Cover Featuring Circular Embroidery Attachment #83

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This fast and fun little embellishment project is the perfect canvas for playing with decorative stitches. So gather your supplies and jump in – you’ll make this in an afternoon!


DIY School Bus Applique

How to Make a School Bus Applique Tee or Dress

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Young ones will love sporting this fun yellow bus on a basic back-to-school t-shirt or dress. Optional details include side mirrors, windshield wipers, and a personalized license plate.


DIY Peplum Belt

How to Make a Peplum Belt

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With just a half-yard of fabric you can make this trendy peplum belt and add a fun accessory to your wardrobe.


DIY summer beach projects

10+ DIY Summer Beach Projects

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Are you ready for the summer? The weather is just perfect to visit the pool or beach, but if you’re still in need of a new swimsuit or a few necessities check out these great DIY summer beach projects!


DIY Ruffled Bag

How to Make a Hippitee-Do-Dah Bag

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I’m very excited to share with you the much-requested Hippitee-Do-Dah Bag tutorial. I taught this sassy t-shirt-upcycling project last April at the Craftcation Conference.


DIY Padded iPhone Case

How to Make a Padded Phone Pouch

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Clip this pouch to your hand bag and you’ll have easy access to your phone while you’re out running errands – you can tuck your “to do” list in one of the outside pockets.


DIY Zipped and Boxed Pouch for Dad

How to Make a Zippered Travel Pouch for Dad

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Make a simple yet practical travel bag for Dad (or any traveler in your life).


DIY Chopsticks A-Line Dress for Girls

How to Make a Chopsticks A-Line Dress for Girls

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The perfect dress for your little fashionista—and easy-breezy as a summer day. Combining the simplicity of flat construction with a touch of fancy in fabric selection, this A-line dress is so super-simple to sew it will become your go-to pattern for the season.


DIY Silk Clutch with Bobbin Work Quilting

How to Make a Bobbin Work-Quilted Silk Clutch

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Remember last week’s post on free-motion bobbin work by Teri Lucas? Practice your skills as you create quilted fabric for this lovely silk clutch.


floppy fedora - free sewing tutorial

How to Make a Floppy Fedora

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Whether you’re beach side sipping mojitos, out shopping your local farmers market, or knee high in farm muck; you’ll want to make and wear this season’s must have accessory – the Floppy Fedora Hat!