fall leaves feature

How To Decorate For Fall with DIY Fabric Leaves

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 2.4/5 (5 votes cast)

What better way to decorate your home for fall than with do-it-yourself fall leaves? We’ve gathered together our favorite fabric fall leaf tutorials, including how to make your own simple leaves from fabrics – and what to do with them.


Whimsy Houses Quilt

How to Make a Whimsy House Art Quilt

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 2.5/5 (15 votes cast)

Have fun making this free-flowing whimsy house art quilt that teaches a little bit about design, color selection, and free-motion machine quilting.


DIY Chainstitch-Smocked Pillows

DIY Chainstitch-Smocked Pillow

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

We made these gorgeous pillows using chainstitch and overlock stitches on our BERNINA overlockers/sergers!


DIY Wedges Pillowcase - Free Tutorial

How to Make a Wedges Pillowcase

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 2.6/5 (11 votes cast)

This weekend is the 1 Million Pillowcase Challenge “24-hour Sew a Thon,” and WeAllSew has a fun new pillowcase pattern from Ebony Love for the occasion. Don’t forget to log your pillowcase contributions!


Fair Isle Pillow Tutorial

Fair Isle Pillow Tutorial

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 3.2/5 (14 votes cast)

Thinking of starting your holiday sewing? This Nordic-inspired pillow will look great on your couch this holiday season, and it’s the perfect complement to Lee’s Fair Isle Christmas quilt pattern.


Ecco Table Runner Tutorials

How to Make an Ecco Collection Table Runner

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 4.0/5 (9 votes cast)

For Betty Stoltenburg’s Sewapalooza samples she didn’t quite follow the instructions for the Ecco Table Topper. Her version is a long rectangle instead of a square!


DIY Instagram Pillow

How to Make an Instagram Pillow

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 2.8/5 (16 votes cast)

I married my need to turn my Instagram photos into functional art and my desire to spruce up my new couch and came up with this Instagram photo pillow DIY project. You don’t have to use Instagram pictures – camera photos are great, too.


DIY 15 Minute Runner

How to Make a 15 Minute Table Runner

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 2.8/5 (13 votes cast)

You really can make this table runner in just 15 minutes! Two coordinating fabrics + four straight lines of stitching + a good pressing = new table decor.


SummerEntertainingRound-Up

25 DIY Summer Entertaining Projects

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 4.0/5 (4 votes cast)

Whether it’s cloth napkins, a table runner, napkin rings, a tablecloth, or even a bunting, these tutorials will make it possible for you to add your own unique touch to your next party.


DIY Linen sachet - PaintWork Monogram

How to Personalize a Quick Gift with PaintWork!

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 3.5/5 (6 votes cast)

Last year’s holiday gifts for my co-workers and friends were linen sachets personalized with Paintwork monograms. I love linen sachets! This time I worked from an already assembled version and PaintWork seemed to be the perfect solution to add the special touch to them.