Hand-Look Smocking

Traditional smocking is a beautiful but tedious art—it requires precise pleating and hand embroidery but results in incredible heirloom pieces. If you’ve ever admired this art but lack the time to complete it by hand, I welcome you to try it on your sewing machine! With some simple gathering and decorative stitching, we can easily More …

Back to School Mini Purse

Hello WeAllSew readers, It’s Minki Kim, and you can find me on Instagram @zeriano and on MinkiKim.com. I design fabric for Riley Blake Designs and I have my own line of sewing patterns. With Back-to-School just around the corner, I would like to share my quick and easy mini purse that can be attached to your kids’ backpacks.  This is perfect for More …

Locker Organizer

The hardest part of having a locker is keeping it organized throughout the year, but you can make it a bit easier by making your student personalized locker organizer. This project is loaded with plenty of pockets for storage, pencil\pen holder, and even a frame that can hold your favorite photo or small mirror. The More …

Denim Needle Punch Tutorial

I’ve been playing with the BERNINA Punch Tool and needed some out-of-the-box inspiration. While cruising the internet I came upon a video showing denim needle punch. This project was different, though. No other fabric or yarn was added for the punching…the threads were just punched from the back side of the denim to the front More …