How-To: Simple Baby Bunting

Here is a baby banner sewn using handmade applique fabric letters! I wanted to start personalizing some of my sewing projects like blankets, so used this mini project as a way to tryout applique. I hand-cut all the triangles and made the applique letters out of fabric. All this sewing project requires is a few […]

How-To: Simple Baby Blanket

One of my new year’s resolutions was to sew a simple blanket and here it is – my first baby blankets! It was so easy, I made two! One with owls and one with elephants, both are reversible. I used a combination of flannel and cotton fabrics for these blankets. It made a nice lightweight […]

Wood Cuff Jeans

I got a new sewing machine for christmas!! Wahoooo! Here was my first little test project on it. I tried a few stitches out on some Quilt Weight Cotton, some Home Dec Weight Cotton, and … denim! It all started out when the Treasure Hunter asked me to fix a pair of his fave denim […]

Pattern: Zippered Pouch

Materials 12.5″ x 7″ Med-Heavy Weight Cotton Fabric (2 pieces) 9″ Zipper (1) Thread Finished Dimensions: 11in x 5in Duration: 2 hours Tools Dressmaker Shears (or Rotary Cutter + Quilting Ruler + Self-Healing Mat) Embroidery Scissors (or Thread Cutter) Pins, Tailor’s Chalk, Iron Pinking Shears (optional) Seam Ripper (optional) Skill Level: Beginner Cut your fabric. […]