How to sew a draft dodger

How To Sew A Draft Dodger

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Beat the chills this winter by stitching up a quick and easy draft dodger. Not only does this project keep your house cozy by blocking cold air from leaking through doors and windows, but it looks great and saves on heating bills too!


How to sew a modern fanny pack

How To Sew a Modern Fanny Pack

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I was not a fan of fanny packs the first time they came around in the 1980s. Back then fanny packs were generally a tell-tale sign of someone who didn’t dress cool. They were reserved for tourists, older people or people who put function above fashion. Fast forward 20 years later, and fanny packs have evolved from their former state of dorkiness into a something that’s functional and cute.


DIY easy heart garland

How to Make a Quick Heart Garland

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Use decorative sewing machine stitches with scraps of fabric to create a Quick “Cross-Stitch” Collage Garland.


How to make an embroidered Valentine's Pocket Pillow

How To Make a Lacy Love Note Pillow

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Slip a love note into your Valentine’s pillow this holiday. Learn how to create a lacy applique that can be used a pocket or just used as a pretty dimensional accent piece on a sweet little cushion.


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How To Make a Shanghai Links Pillow

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Use scraps of colorful fabrics and fusible web to create the optical illusion of overlapping links with the Shanghai Links Pillow by Quilter, Author and Teacher Renae Allen.


DIY Love mini-quilt

DIY Quilted LOVE Valentine’s Day Decor

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Make a quilted LOVE Valentine’s Day mini-quilt wall hanging with this tutorial from Quilt Artist and Teacher Frieda Anderson.


Quick gifts to stitch

Top 10 Quick Gifts to Stitch!

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We’ve put together a fabulous list of our favorite Top 10 Quick Gifts to Stitch, Late Night style – starting with #10 and working our way up to the #1 best quick gift to stitch!


DIY Gifts for Stitchers

DIY Gifts to Sew for Stitchers

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Do you have someone on your Holiday gift list that sews, or is just learning to sew? Find the perfect gift idea for that stitcher on your list from our hand-picked projects, perfect for stitchers of all types – garment makers, crafters, and quilters too!


DIY Gifts for Guys

DIY Holiday Gifts for Guys

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From technical to tools, you’re sure to find a gift to suit your guy with these go-to projects and tutorials!


DIY Gifts for Kids

DIY Gifts for Little Kids with Big Imaginations

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If you know a little kid with a big imagination, we’ve got the perfect handmade gift idea! Create play toys and accessories for a superhero or caring for dolly with these tutorials.