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E-Reader Cover Tutorial

These days a good-looking duvet cover easily can run you over $100. However, with a sewing machine, fabric, and a little gumption, you can have one that is custom fit to your taste and budget.

Tips for Sewing Your Own Duvet Cover

This small travel zippered pouch is perfectly sized to hold your travel essentials. gmmcanal

Tutorial: Emergency Zippered Pouch - A Spoonful of Sugar --- A perfect way to carry a small first aid kit with you.

DIY Credit Card Holder, I may be making these for Christmas gifts

Cute card holder bags with a hook to attach your keys or a cute key chain. This would be a good idea to hold a gift card for christmas for a girl. Then she can use the card AND have a cute "wallet" of sorts so your not just giving money

Piping can give a great completed look to pillows, headboards, bumper pads, etc.  But finding the perfect fabric in pre-made piping is often impossible.  That doesn’t mean you can’t get the piping that you want.  Here is a tutorial on how to create your own piping: There are a few tricks for creating the perfect …

sewing basics series:: piping

Want to make a super cheap and super amazing heating pad for under $2?  I'll show you how!

Homemade heating pads for cheap? My girls love microwavable heating pads. My non-crafty self might have to give this project a go.

Messenger Bag

Messenger Bag Tutorial and Pattern

This messenger bag tutorial and pattern features step by step instructions to sew your own messenger bag. Easy tutorial with a free messenger bag pattern.

101 Things You Can Make With An Old Sweater! {OK…More Like 27 Things} | One Good Thing by Jillee

27 Things You Can Make With An Old Sweater

Recycled cashmere sweater blanket: four cashmere sweaters; backed in a green cotton gauze; and some hand stitched details. Before getting started, wash and dry the same way you expect to handle the finished blanket.

20 Easy Sewing Gifts to make this Holiday Season

Free Sewing Patterns for Christmas

Make your own oven mitts - need to do this! This is a super easy pattern and will make an awesome and welcomed Christmas gift. For a man, just pick masculine fabric. Or better yet a plain solid colored fabric, like a sheet or pillow case.