Ideas - Hobbycraft Blog
It's never been easier to get sewing, with a whole host of projects online to keep you busy! We've selected a bucketful of projects that are perfect for beginners - from skirts, to gadget cases, to crafting storage hacks - there's something for everyone!
Fabric Scraps? Make a Scrap Map!
Turn scraps of fabric into the coolest upcycled map! I was dying to use up some of my fabric scraps and had come across this amazing map of the USA on pinterest. I was totally inspired to make one of my own!
Wool Poncho DIY
This is probably the easiest poncho you'll ever make that you'll actually wear more than once. It's made from a thick woven wool that I found at JoAnn's fabric about a month ago in a graphic herringbone print. I knew I wanted to make a poncho as soon as I...
Retro Inspired Wrap Shirt Tutorial - Harts Fabric Blog
I have wanted to make this vintage wrap shirt ever since I stumbled across these old photos from a 1950’s Life magazine. I just love the retro style and it looks soo easy to replicate! It is perfect for summer and would work well with any high waisted skirt, shorts or pants. I had a hard time deciding on which fabric to choose from, which always seems to be a problem since I work in a fabric store with endless choices! I was going to make it out of a muslin like the vintage pic, but…
How to Make a Draft Stopper for A Window or Door
Learn how to make an easy draft stopper for your window or door. This door or window draft stopper is a great way to reuse old plastic shopping bags.
How to Make an Infinity Scarf; a Travel Scarf Tutorial - Polka Dot Chair
DIY Snap Up Infinity Scarf sewing pattern by Melissa of polkadotchair.com - perfect for traveling
Pillowcase Mattress Tutorial
In order to distract myself from the fact the Hubs finally left back overseas, I dove headfirst into my projects! A few months ago, I found a tutorial on Pinterest to make a pillowcase mattress. I just *had* to make one for Little Miss. It was a good tutorial, though I still managed to flub it up a bit. But I loved the end result so much, I knew these would make for perfect gifts. So 2 days ago I started gathering my supplies and looked back online for the tutorial...and its gone!! I was…
How to Make a Pillowcase in 3 Steps Out of Fleece
Make a pillowcase in 3 steps out of fleece. It's the perfect project for someone new to sewing and the perfect beginning sewing project for kids!
The Frisky - Popular Web Magazine
I’ve never been able to bring myself to buy one of those inflatable neck pillow, mostly because they look so dorky (I’m sorry, I’m shallow), but man do I ever regret that decision whenever I