Easy Pillowcase Tutorial-Sew Your Own Simple Pillowcase Welcome to the Easy Pillowcase Tutorial! My boys have quite a collection of pillowcases! It is tradition for me to sew my kids pillowcases on Christmas Eve. There are so many FUN choices of fabric for pillowcases! My husband even said he’d sleep on a ‘FUN’ pillowcase! […]
Fun Sewing Projects for Beginners
Sew something practical for you or your home, or make a gift for someone else!
When you have completed a Sewing Project, take some pictures of your project and place them in a Finished Sewing Projects Journal.
Keep memories of your Finished Sewing Projects using one of my designed journals! There are two pages for each project, one page is for a photo and one page is for writing about your project. There are 12 different journal cover designs to choose from!
Learn How to Make Chenille Fabric Did you know that you can make chenille fabric? You can use a single color of fabric OR use several colors of fabric to create many fun color effects! I’ll be showing you how to make your own chenille fabric with Homespun Cotton Fabric. I have a book […]
A Sewing Technique that creates frayed edge seams for pillows, rag quilts and other projects. Learn How to Fray Fabric Edges! This fun sewing ‘how-to’ is easy enough for the beginner seamstress! This sewing technique adds a textured touch, has great visual appeal and is a fun way to add some character to your project! […]
Sew a Casserole Carrier: Quilted & Insulated Keep your hot foods HOT and cold foods COLD and Sew a Casserole Carrier: Quilted & Insulated! What is your favorite Thanksgiving dish? Mine is Broccoli Casserole made by my father! The one problem is that my dad would bring his casserole wrapped up in a bath […]
I love decorating for the seasons and my vote for Best Book for Easy Miniature Quilt Block Patterns is Itty Bitty Quilts. Best Book for Easy Miniature Quilt Block Patterns-Itty Bitty Quilts This book is SO simple to use, organized, and in my opinion easy enough for the beginning seamstress. The tutorial pictures and written directions are simple to […]
Using Batik Fabric Scraps to make Custom Batik Fabric Pieces What can you make with Batik Fabric Scraps? Cover foam board with cotton batting and a neutral fabric and then add your custom Batik Fabric Scraps piece to create your own custom artwork. Use the scraps for appliqué and/or embellishment on another project. Make your […]
How to Make Quilted Potholders Not only will I show you How to Make Quilted Potholders, I’ll show you how to make quilted potholders larger than the average size found in stores! I was sick and tired of always being so careful, with our store bought average-size potholders, not to burn my fingers or wrists! […]