How To Sew With Minky Fabric: Cuddle Lovey

For this Baby Sew Along pattern, I’m sharing my tips for how to sew with minky fabric along with the pattern for the super simple Cuddle Lovey. I’ve also included a sizing chart so you can pick the right size lovey for your baby blanket project.  This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation … Read more

Sewing Basics: How To Pick Fabric for a Quilt

If you’re new to sewing or to quilting (or to both!), it can be intimidating to choose fabric for your first quilt. In this Sewing Basics post, I’ll be answering your six most frequently asked questions about how to pick fabric for a quilt. This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation (at no … 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

How To Use a Sewing Machine for Beginners

It seems that more and more people are turning to sewing as a way to make useful and beautiful items while relieving stress, so I decided to start a sewing basics series. My first post is for those of you who are new to machine sewing, or who haven’t sewn in a while. I’m sharing … Read more

Sew a Sloth! + How To Add Safety Eyes to Fabric

One of my favorite reasons to pull out my sewing machine is to make a softie! In today’s post, we’re going to sew a sloth softie and I’m also including a tutorial that demonstrates how to add safety eyes to fabric. I made my sloth a pillow pal with an envelope back so it’s easy … Read more

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