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Favorite Overnight Duffle

Favorite Overnight Duffle

Size, style, features, and functionality all come together into a duffle that everyone will love. It features Janome Continental M7 precision sewing and a bold new print from Cloud9 Fabrics’ Wildlife collection ...
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Faux Leather + Fleece Sunglass Case

Faux Leather + Fleece Sunglass Case

Tossing your sunglasses directly into a bag or tote is asking for scratches to the lenses. This extra-wide, extra-soft case is a great way to protect them and make them easier to spot in the jumble of a bag’s contents ...
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Washcloths with Pretty Patchwork Binding

Washcloths with Pretty Patchwork Binding

The unique binding is created from a patchworked panel. Piece together skinny scraps side by side, then cut bias strips from the assembled fabric panel. Includes links to full tutorials on both making and attaching bias binding ...
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DIY Protection Supplies Patterns + Resources

DIY Protection Supplies Patterns + Resources

Last Updated 08/04/20 – Face Masks + Hair Covers + Gowns. New Fabric Suppliers included. The call goes out, and Makers are ready to help. We’ve created a single article with links to free patterns, information, and more ...
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Soft Sack Insulated Lunch Bag

Soft Sack Insulated Lunch Bag

Create a fun, colorful, insulated lunch bag that features a bold monogram clearly stating, “That’s my PB&J, dude… hands off.” We combine a linen-blend solid with a striking quilting cotton on the outside, wipe-clean rip stop inside ...
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Cross-Body Belted Bag with Decorative Stitching

Cross-Body Belted Bag with Decorative Stitching

Decorative stitching against a neutral canvas gives this slouchy bucket bag a great hipster style. We also incorporated long, soft tassels at the sides and front made from the belted cording. We include all the steps ...
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Choosing the Right Sewing Machine Needle

Choosing the Right Sewing Machine Needle

New project – new needle! It’s an important part of the process because a good needle in your sewing room is like a good knife in your kitchen. Learn the basics about sizes, styles, types, even the anatomy of a needle ...
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Starfish Pillow

Starfish Pillow

Real starfish belong in tide pools. Our starfish pillow belongs on your sofa… or bed or chair or bench. The quick and easy project has a full pattern and is a perfect way to add a splash of nautical fun to freshen-up your décor ...
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Big + Soft Sweatshirt Knit Blanket

Big + Soft Sweatshirt Knit Blanket

Is there a certain someone you know who loves the nappin' life? Whip up a summer-weight blanket in an incredibly soft, organic cotton sweatshirt knit! We include instructions for making the adorable personalized fabric tag ...
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How to Sew On a Button by Hand

How to Sew On a Button by Hand

Picking out buttons is fun! Sewing on buttons, not quite so fun. The up-side of button sewing is that it's relatively quick and easy, and by following our tutorial basics, yours will stay put stronger and longer ...
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Classic Hook + Ring Curtain Panel

Classic Hook + Ring Curtain Panel

This is a simple tutorial anyone can use to create a lovely set of curtains. The panel(s) will fold and gather beautifully and easily along the rod. Check out our tips on how to measure to best fit your windows ...
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Sweet, Soft, Stuffable Bunnies

Sweet, Soft, Stuffable Bunnies

Lolly, Chester, and Flora – our trio of bunny pals – are extra huggable! The free pattern can be used to create your own unique pal, adapting the style of fleece, cotton, and accessories to bring out each bunny’s personality ...
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Sleek Fabric Wallet with Zippered Coin Pouch

Sleek Fabric Wallet with Zippered Coin Pouch

YES, you can make your own fabric wallet! This one features a generous center pocket for bills, four smaller slots for credit cards, an exterior zippered pocket for coins, and a wrist strap so it can even be a mini purse ...
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Top 10 Mistakes That Make Projects Look Unprofessional

Top 10 Mistakes That Make Projects Look Unprofessional

We all make mistakes, but many errors can be avoided with proper planning, attention to detail, and the wisdom to slow down. Take the time to consider the best practices that will provide the best results ...
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Laminated Toiletries Case with Wraparound Zipper

Laminated Toiletries Case with Wraparound Zipper

Open wide, fill to the brim, zip it up, and go! If you’re new to working with laminated cottons, we have a full, step-by-step tutorial with lots of great tips and techniques. It’s easy and so is that wraparound zipper! ...
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Pleated Kitchen Confections Apron

Pleated Kitchen Confections Apron

This poplar apron has a very vintage feel with its sweet florals and pretty rick rack edging plus form-flattering waist pleats and a quilted accent along the top of the bodice. Even the tilted pockets have box pleat details ...
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Dream Big Reversible Baby Blanket

Dream Big Reversible Baby Blanket

A plush baby blanket with a lush satin ruffle – it just doesn’t get any cozier than this! It’s an absolutely beautiful blend of soft and smooth textures and a perfect idea for the next new baby on your gift list ...
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French Market Tote with Chain Handles

French Market Tote with Chain Handles

Make a bold fashion statement as you stroll the open air markets of France - or these days, perhaps just the aisles of your local grocer. The generous bag is a perfect blend of unique trim, dramatic fabric, and fussy cutting ...
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Tall, Bold Storage Bins in Two Sizes

Tall, Bold Storage Bins in Two Sizes

Store, organize, and carry. These jumbo fabric baskets are big on size and style, and are a perfect way to store and stash your stuff. An inner lining of fusible foam stabilizes them so they keep their tall, round shape ...
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How to Square-Up Fabric to Get a Perfect Cut

How to Square-Up Fabric to Get a Perfect Cut

If you’ve ever tried to work with fabric cuts are that are not straight and true, you know why it’s so important to square-up your fabric. Find our easy folding, aligning, and cutting tips plus ruler recommendations ...
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