Posts Tagged "Sewing Accessories & Gifts"


7 Ways to Upcycle Old Sweaters into New Accessories

Posted by on Aug 21, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

What are you gonna do with that pile of winter sweaters you want to get rid of? Donating is great, but consider trying to upcycle old sweaters before you haul them away. A sweater you never wear can be easily transformed into gloves, slippers, and other accessories that you can wear every day! Read on for upcycle project inspiration.

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Sew a Must-Have Multitasking Bag: Tutorial + FREE Tote Pattern

Posted by on Aug 20, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

The dog days of summer are here! Backyard barbecues, sunbathing at the pool or a day at the lake boating are typical activities to enjoy during the last of the hot summer months. But the summer months will be gone in a flash – I bring you the handmade tote that can do it all!

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Celebrate Senior Citizen Day With Sewing and Quilting Projects!

Posted by on Aug 19, 2014 in Quilting, Sewing | Comments

Did you know Senior Citizen's Day is August 21? Celebrate this fun holiday this summer by making a sewn or quilted gift for your favorite spunky seniors!

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Home Away From Home: How to Sew a Folding Sun Hat

Posted by on Aug 13, 2014 in Sewing |

When going on a sun-filled vacation, a fabric sun hat is the best of both worlds: You can fold and pack it along with your travel clothes, but when unfolded, it will provide shade and keep you from getting burnt. Just follow along with each step of this sewing photo tutorial, and you'll have your own packable version in no time!

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Woof, Woof! 8 Patterns to Sew for Dogs

Posted by on Aug 12, 2014 in Sewing |

Pamper your four-legged friend! Sew a 20-minute dog bed, fashionable neckwear or some clothing for your pup with these adorable sewing patterns for dogs.

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