How to Sew French Seams with 5/8″ and 1/2″ Seam Allowances
Sewing

How to Sew French Seams with 5/8″ and 1/2″ Seam Allowances

Learn how to sew enclosed French seams with this easy step-by-step tutorial showing you how to sew French seams with a 5/8” seam allowance or 1/2” seam allowance. A great easy sewing lesson for beginners! What is a French Seam? A French seam is an enclosed seam that is created when one first sews the…

How to Sew a Drawstring Bag with French Seams Tutorial
Crafts | Sewing

How to Sew a Drawstring Bag with French Seams Tutorial

Learn how to sew a drawstring bag with elegant enclosed French seams. Make any size (or one of the three sizes I’ve provided) and use these bags for homemade gift bags, organizing around the house, or just about anything else you can think of! About These Homemade Linen Drawstring Gift Bags Check out the printable…

Simplicity 8538 | Or, The One  Where I Sew a Toddler Dress That Actually Works Out
Babies and Toddlers | Lifestyle | Sewing

Simplicity 8538 | Or, The One Where I Sew a Toddler Dress That Actually Works Out

Wondering how to get started sewing baby clothes? Learn my tips for how I finally got the results I wanted as I sewed this toddler dress. Sewing can be a wild ride. You think you’ve gotten the hang of simple projects. Now, maybe it’s time to try your hand at a garment or two. And…

DIY Bias Tape Hair Bows for Babies, 7 Ways
Babies and Toddlers | Crafts | Lifestyle | Sewing

DIY Bias Tape Hair Bows for Babies, 7 Ways

These bias tape hair bows for babies are a snap to make! Learn 7 ways to DIY hair bows for your baby with this quick tutorial. You can use these bows on either headbands or clips. Plus, learn my favorite Etsy shop to purchase handmade bias tape! How Do I Make These Bows? All of…

Women’s Blouse to Baby Dress Refashion
Babies and Toddlers | Lifestyle | Sewing

Women’s Blouse to Baby Dress Refashion

Save money, re-purpose clothing, and sew stylish baby clothes. Learn how I sewed this baby dress from an old blouse to create this baby dress refashion. I love seeing all the brilliant refashions out there on Pinterest and various blogs. It’s so fun to be creative and discover what can be made from clothing that…

How to Sew Baby Bibs from Kitchen Towels
Babies and Toddlers | Sewing

How to Sew Baby Bibs from Kitchen Towels

Want to learn how to sew baby bibs from kitchen towels? This simple sewing tutorial is a fast and easy project that makes an effective baby bib. Wondering how to sew a kitchen towel into a baby bib? It’s easy! Once you have the method down, you can produce these very quickly. And the best…