Paper Bag Journal Tutorial

Kids Journal Idea-Made from Paper Bags

Happy summer! This project today makes me really happy. It was fun for ME to make and my kids ate it up! My 10 year old boy spent over an hour working on his and was just in absolute heaven doing it. It's a perfect project for summertime because your … [Read more...]

Make a Bookmark in 5 Minutes

Super Easy to Sew Bookmark

I've said it before and I will say it again! I LOVE summertime! And one of the best parts of summer for me is reading. So...to fit with that theme, I've got a VERY quick and easy sewing project for you. It's a bookmark that won't fall out. It should … [Read more...]

Easy to Sew Kids Belts

Easy to Sew Kids Belts

In the month of July I am going to give you several sewing tutorials that will take you under 10 minutes to make! I thought since it's summer and it can be hard to find the time to sew, it would be fun to keep things super simple this month. This … [Read more...]

Quick & Easy Sunglasses Case Pattern

Make a sunglasses case in 3 steps! Takes about 10 minutes and only uses straight lines.

I am notorious for losing my sunglasses. In fact, my brother bought be a bunch of $5 pairs last year for my birthday so that I would always have backup! And then you know what happened? I managed to hang on to my favorite pair for almost a year! … [Read more...]

Make Your Own Minecraft Shirts

Make Your Own Minecraft Shirt with Your Kids! Great craft that they can do too.

Anyone else have kids absolutely obsessed with Minecraft right now? (Anyone else not understand this game at all?) My boys live and breathe Minecraft. (Or they would if their mom would let them play all day.) So when I told them I wanted to make them … [Read more...]

Five Minute Fabric Flowers Tutorial

Quick and Easy Fabric Flowers Tutorial

Sometimes you just need a cute little flower to embellish a fun sewing project and this one is one of my very favorite ways to make a fabric flower. I am going to be showing you how to put it on a cute bag eventually, but you can use it for anything! … [Read more...]

DIY Gold Polka Dot Journal

DIY Gold Polka Dot Journal

There's something about the beginning of the year that gets me so excited for planning and writing and organizing and all that fun stuff. Well, in truth I am always excited by those things, but this time of year especially. I had fun this year making … [Read more...]

How to Make a Beaded Bracelet (& Giveaway)

How to Make a Beaded Bracelet (Great Christmas gift idea!)

Have you ever made a beaded bracelet? They are so much fun to make! I sat down to make a few recently after not making any for a couple of years and realized just how addicted I could get to making these things again. They make a perfect gift and are … [Read more...]

Easy Tote Bag Pattern and Instructions

Easy Tote Bag Pattern-Great Beginner's Sewing Project

You can never have enough bags can you? I've sewn a bunch before (see them all here) and I'm showing you a new one today. This Easy Tote Bag Pattern is very simple to sew and a very good beginning sewing project. I know some of you are looking to … [Read more...]