36+ Handmade Gift Ideas for the Home

It’s time for the fourth weekly roundup of this year’s Christmas in July Make Along! Our theme this week is handmade gift ideas for the home, including projects that can decorate the home year round and special holiday decorations. Find your next project in this collection of free crochet, knitting, and sewing patterns and crafts … Read more

27+ Handmade Gift Ideas for Anyone

It’s time for the third weekly roundup of this year’s Christmas in July Make Along! Our theme this week is handmade gift ideas for anyone, including gender-neutral gift ideas, projects in multiple sizes for different ages, and more. Find your next project in this collection of free crochet, knitting, and sewing patterns for accessories, home … Read more

Sewing Basics: All About Bobbins

When you first start sewing with a machine, you’ll need to learn about bobbins. Today, I’m sharing everything a beginner sewist needs to know about bobbins, including answers to twelve of your most frequently asked questions about sewing machine bobbins and tips for troubleshooting three common bobbin problems! I’ve even included a short video demonstrating … Read more

36+ Handmade Gift Ideas for Children (including Babies and Teens)

It’s time for the first weekly roundup of this year’s Christmas in July Make Along! Our theme this week is handmade gift ideas for children, including babies, infants, toddlers, children, tweens, and teens. Find your next project in this collection of free crochet, knitting, and sewing patterns for softies, blankets and pillows, toys, accessories, and … Read more

Announcing the Christmas in July Make Along!

I’ve teamed up with 30 other bloggers for the second annual Christmas in July Make Along! We’re bringing you a month full of free patterns to kick start the handmade holiday season — including crochet, knitting, sewing, and craft projects. There’s something new to make every day in July, and you can also enter to … Read more