2023 Christmas in July Make Along

This year, I’ll be working together with 26 fabulous designers for the fifth annual Christmas in July Make Along. It’s already been half a decade since I started this and I’ve had the pleasure to team up with such amazing bloggers each year. We bring a month-long event with a variety of unique winter holiday … Read more

Sewing Basics: Easy Lined Pillowcase

In today’s Sewing Basics post, I’m sharing how to sew a pillowcase! Pillowcases are great ways to add a quick homemade touch to your bedroom or to use fabric to complement a quilt or other home decor project, and they make great gifts, too! Many organizations that accept handmade donations also solicit pillowcases, so it’s … Read more

Easy Beginner Sewing Project: Rustic Pillow with Precut Fabric Squares

In today’s Sewing Basics post, I’m sharing the easy beginner sewing project for the Rustic Pillow. The Rustic Pillow uses precut fabric squares so that you can complete unique projects quickly for last-minute gifts or to add a handmade touch to any room. The pattern includes instructions for 7 popular sizes of decorative pillows, so … Read more

Sewing Basics: Precut Fabric Sizes

In today’s Sewing Basics post, I’m going to demystify some of the mysterious fabric lingo you may be struggling with: the language of precut fabric sizes! I’ll also be sharing a video with some new fabrics I recently received from Benartex as examples.   This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation (at no added … Read more

Wristlet Tote: Easy Sewing Pattern for Beginners

In today’s Sewing Basics post, I’m sharing an easy sewing pattern for beginners that is interesting enough for experienced sewists looking for a quick project. The Wristlet Tote is perfect for carrying your phone, your ID card or debit card, and other essentials while at work or on the go.    This post contains affiliate links. … Read more

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