How to sew on a button - let me count the ways! Checkout this awesome image, showing a multitude of different ideas for sewing on buttons. Definitely a way to add a new design element and couture touch to your creations.
squares + sew patchwork + cut out a-line shape = very cute skirt! This gives me an idea for using scraps to make skirts & dresses for little girls. Use smaller squares & simply cut out pattern on the diagonal.