How to Make a Keychain Ear Bud Pouch

Tired of lost and/or tangled headphones? Stow them in this little pouch and you’ll always know where to find them.


How to Make Realistic-Looking 3-D Tree Rings (and other shapes)

Learn how to create three-dimensional stitched pieces as Barbara Schneider shows how to make molded, free-motion-stitched tree rings.


How to Make a Peplum Belt

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


How to Use Zippers as Embellishments in Art Quilts

Zippers started appearing in my work in 2007, and now they have become part of my signature style. I have two techniques to share with you: 1) sewing with zipper trim, and 2) inserting a zipper into an art quilt.


How to Make a Wool Applique Needle Book

This little needle book comes in handy when you want to sit outside on the deck and do a little hand sewing or stitch a binding on a quilt. It also makes a nice gift for a fellow sewist.


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 Wool Applique Needle Book

How to Make a Wool Applique Needle Book

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This little needle book comes in handy when you want to sit outside on the deck and do a little hand sewing or stitch a binding on a quilt. It also makes a nice gift for a fellow sewist.


3 Tips for Sewing Bulky Fabrics

3 Tips for Sewing Layers of Thick Fabric

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What do you do when you’re having trouble sewing through layers of thick fabric – when the needle just won’t go through the fabric without skipped stitches, stalling, and broken needles?


Independent Garment Designer Pattern Tour - Week Four

Indie Garment Pattern Tour, Week Four: Fashion Forward Patterns

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We’re approaching the end of our Indie Garment Pattern Company Tour, but don’t worry – SeamstressErin still has some awesome designers to share with us. This week we’ll take a look at cutting-edge, fashion-forward pattern companies.


God Save the Queen - Pearly Quilt

“God Save the Queen” – How to Stitch Dozens of Buttons by Machine

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Creating a Pearly costume or quilt isn’t so daunting when you sew the buttons on by machine!


Meet Diane Gloystein and Laura Wasilowski

Meet BERNINA Ambassadors Diane Gloystein and Laura Wasilowski

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Many of the projects and technique posts here on WeAllSew are contributed by our BERNINA Ambassadors. Two names you might remember seeing recently are Diane Gloystein (Stork Wall Hanging, Heart Art, A Feast of Fiber Art in Japan) and Laura Wasiloski (How to Add a Fusible Binding, What a Difference a Stitch Makes, Laura Meets


How to sew paper pieced hexagons

How To Sew English Paper Pieced Hexagons

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Do you EPP? English Paper Piecing is all the rage, and here’s everything you need to know about how to sew English Paper Pieced hexagons!


DIY Summer Gathering Pouch

How to Make a Summer Gathering Pouch with Stitched Embellishments

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The primitive shape and the wonderful texture of a bark gathering basket were the inspiration for this elaborately embellished bag. Experiment with stitches, use double threads, mix pinks and greens – pull out your stash and play!


How to Use Paper Templates for Embroidery Templates

Embroidery Basics: How to Use Paper Templates for Marking Designs

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Paper templates are invaluable for determining and marking fabric for embroidery designs. Here are several tips on printing and using them for successful embroidery plaement.


Indie Fashion Pattern Company Tour

Indie Garment Pattern Tour, Week Three: Vintage-Inspired Patterns

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Take a trip back in time with us this week, the third of our five-part Indie Garment Pattern Company Tour with SeamstressErin, as we explore vintage-inspired and reproduction patterns.