Latest Entries
Monkey Business- Crochet Blanket Tutorial with Monkey Applique
Kids / Tutorials

Monkey Business- Crochet Blanket Tutorial with Monkey Applique


I’ve been monkeying around with a crochet monkey applique. Some of you are interested in the techniques I use to create my crochet blankets and crochet appliques’.  So I decided to make a general tutorial of this Toddler size blanket (53 inches wide x 46 inches length) and I included a photo video of the applique process. Now you can recreate this adorable … Continue reading

Sewing Tip- How to Apply Metal Corners on Purse Flaps
Helpful Sewing Tips

Sewing Tip- How to Apply Metal Corners on Purse Flaps


Handbag Junkies the Bagmaker blog shares how to add metal corners as a finishing touch to a purse flap or wallet.  Here’s an easy tutorial so that you can make your handbag look fabulous. Read more …. Save or Pin it for later! Is there a product, or a special technique that you love?  Submit your sewing tip here for a featured spot! Stay … Continue reading

Product Review – Vintage Singer Skirt Marker
Helpful Sewing Tips / Product Reviews

Product Review – Vintage Singer Skirt Marker


Seam Ripper Joe…. and his Sewing Machine posted a picture of this vintage Singer Skirt Marker he bought for $6.00 (USD) at an estate sale this week and graciously allowed me to write about his great find.  I was curious and amazed that I’ve never seen this invention and didn’t know that it existed.  I immediately posted a comment “Does it measure the length? And What … Continue reading

Sewing Addiction?
Projects

Sewing Addiction?


I think I have a sewing addiction! I finished the three “Flouncy Bouncy Skirts” by So-Sew-Easy and now I’m ready to make one of her dress designs and another cute skirt. As soon as I finished the last skirt I started looking for fabric… It’s official I’m addicted! I love this skirt, because you can dress it … Continue reading