Category: Sewing instruction

Sewing With Sandi

Sewing Beyond Basics - Invisible Zipper

Sewing Beyond Basics – Invisible Zipper

Does sewing an invisible zipper scare you? It shouldn’t. They are super easy to sew, it just takes a few new techniques. Once you have mastered inserting an invisible zipper, you will never go back to a lapped or centered zip again.

how to make a ponytail hair ribbon streamer

How To Make A Ponytail Hair Ribbon Streamer

There are lots of methods for how to make a ponytail hair ribbon streamer. Today we are going to explore a method that stitched right through the ponytail holder. I prefer constructing them this way because my little hair ribbon wearer is super active and this method keeps the ribbon in place and attached to…
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How To Make A Hair Bow Ribbon Hanger

How To Make A Hair Bow Ribbon Hanger

Perfect for hanging bows with alligator clips, this simple and easy project will have you looking for more bows to expand your collection.

How To Make a Pony

Converting A Tunic To A Dress

Converting the Style Arc Teddy Designer Top to a dress was super easy and I love the casual swing dress look.

Beginner

Easy Sewing Projects For Beginners

Using a free machine from your grandmother may seem like a good idea, but once you get it home, you will find it can be a more than a little frustrating for beginner sewing projects. It is the easiest way to relegate your fun projects and great ideas into the closet.

How Tp sew a bottonhole the easy way

How To Sew A Buttonhole The Easy Way

When you sew a buttonhole, the buttonhole foot is the most important tool in the entire buttonhole system. Unless, of course, you choose to make a buttonhole by hand. But why would you?

Brother CS6000i

The Best Beginner Sewing Machine

After over 20 years of teaching sewing classes, one common question I hear is “What is a good sewing machine for me?” Since I purchased my first Brother sewing machine many years ago, they have always been my go to recommendation. New sewers are looking for a product that is reliable, offers a great value, and has state-of-the-art technology; the Brother CS6000i sewing machine is all that and more.

Sew A Baby Sherpa Cape

Sew A Sherpa Baby Cape

This Baby Cape Pattern is so easy to make and perfect to toss on when you move baby from house to car seat. It can be draped over or a wrapped around and isn’t bulky like a coat when strapping your baby in! Let’s sew a Sherpa baby cape for the munchkin in your life.…
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knit mask/scarf review

Knit Mask/Scarf Review

I have sewn quite a few mask patterns, as I am sure you have too. This Stretch Knit Face Covering/Scarf is a new take on face masks. I have been wearing a simple knit tube I sewed for walks when you don’t need your face covered 100% of the time. When you are out and…
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How To Sew Straps Without Turning Them

You can make straps of all sizes with this method. And all you need to do is a little math.