How to always have sharp pins Next time you make a pin cushion, use a steel wool as stuffing. This will keep your pins and needles extra sharp, as it sharpens them every time you poke them back in. Stuff it even fuller with rice, which will help absorb any moisture.
Zipper tabs are functional, plus can add a creative and decorative detail. Perfect for neatening the end of the zipper on a zipper bag or pouch. If your bag zippers dip in at the end, then you NEED this tutorial. Learn how to reduce a zipper and the anatomy of a nylon zipper on The Sewing Loft
Make an adorable apron from old t-shirts! Beth Huntington has the best ideas for transforming old shirts and things into new, fashion-forward wearable items. This is great for beginner sewers or experienced ones!