Tag Archives: kids

Fix it Tutorial: Rise Issues on Pants (Front Pouch or Plumbers Crack)

I must say I love the availability of .pdf patterns especially because of you don’t have to leave the house and the can include lots of pictures.  This makes them a prime choice for many who are new to sewing … Continue reading

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Upcycled Jean Half Apron with Tutorial!

So if you saw my most recent post Quick & Easy Cut Off Shorts with Tutorial! then you may just be ready for this one :).  At step 2 I mentioned to save the leg peices you cut off & this is why! … Continue reading

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Quick & Easy Cut Off Shorts with Tutorial!

I remember as a child & teen taking scissors to my old jeans to make shorts.  It worked but I have to say they were often FAR from straight and they unraveled for ever getting shorter & shorter over time … Continue reading

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365 Days of Pinterest: Day 4 ~ Fit for a Fairy!

This is just another  great thing I stumbled upon on Pinterest and wanted to share for 365 Days of Pinterest! This flower petal canopy from The Modest Homestead is fit for all those little fairies & princesses!  I wish I had found this tutorial … Continue reading

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Questions From a Blog Reader: Sewing Machine Advice Needed

This was a comment/question left a few days ago from a reader.  I will say I see this a LOT on some of the forums I visit & thought I would share some of the advice I have shared there … Continue reading

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Getting Started: Patterns & Tutorials!

A huge advantage to the digital age is that we are no longer limited to the ‘Big3/4’ tissue patterns you find in stores.  Not only are their unlimited numbers of free tutorials but there are also many eBooks or .pdf … Continue reading

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Hutch Makeover Part 1

I have to say that our house is quite big now at almost 2200 sqft from it’s original just over 1400 sqft size.  But like with most additions adding 700+ sqft to one end of the house couldn’t fix the … Continue reading

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Hobby Lobby & My Scarf!

The wonders of Hobby Lobby!  I have heard about this store for years from many of my friends in Texas but had never been to one before.  The first store in our area opened up today and I was able … Continue reading

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Free Kids Costume Tutorials

Have a last minute costume to make for your little one or looking for some items for their dress-up box?  Here are just a few of the free costume tutorials I have found online this week!  The best part is … Continue reading

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Superhero Capes! (and tutorial links!)

Yet more Halloween stuff for other people :).  I promise my kiddo’s won’t get left out I have just been busy finishing up the custom orders for others that help pay for our Christmas.  Anyway this week I have been … Continue reading

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