Some days my scrap bins make me feel like I'm teetering on the edge of a hoarders episode. But it feels so wasteful to throw away pieces of fabric that are still big enough to be used for something. Instead of tossing them, I love to use up as many scraps as I can by … Continue reading 14 Projects to Make with Fabric Scraps
With school starting again, your kiddos are probably in need of a place to keep all their school supplies. Even homeschoolers like us need a spot to stash our pencils and markers. Don't have kids in school? This zipper pouch is perfect for make-up, your secret chocolate stash, or even carrying a couple diapers and wipes! … Continue reading 15 Minute Pencil or Make-Up Pouch Tutorial
Zipper pouches are perfect for basically everything... and a boxy pouch that can stand up? Better than perfect. It's easily a naptime sew (you know how I love those), so let's get making! Supplies: outer fabric lining fabric zipper 1. Cut two outer fabrics and two linings. I made mine 8in x 8in x 8in x … Continue reading DIY Boxy Zipper Pouch Tutorial
Last month, my sweet sister-in-law had a bridal shower, in anticipation of her fall wedding. I wanted to purchase her some necessities from her registry, but I also wanted to add a personal touch to her gift. So I made a quick zipper pouch with brown linen, and embroidered her soon-to-be married name on the … Continue reading Personalize a bridal shower gift
When Andrea from The Train to Crazy and Go To Patterns emailed me about an exciting idea she had, I could not wait to get involved. Andrea has joined up with a group [ShesWorthitCampaign.com] that is raising money to fight the horrific battle against human trafficking and slavery. 500,000 chidren between the ages of 5 … Continue reading I Will Make: Because She’s Worth it!