How to Make a Sewing Machine Cover

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In this tutorial, I will show you how to make a Sewing Machine Cover to fit your sewing machine. Not only do Sewing Machine Covers look super cute, but they also help protect your sewing machine from dust and pet hair getting into your sewing machine which will help prolong its life. You will need […]

How to Make a Tote Bag

Tote Bag Tutorial

I know I say this every week, but Tote Bags really are super fun and handy to make. With plastic shopping bags slowly being banned around the world I can see them being even more popular to make than they already are. So why not start now? Take your Tote Bag with you shopping and […]

How to Appliqué

How to Applique

This week’s tutorial is in two parts, first, we will learn to Appliqué – then we will make a Tote Bag – and if you would like you can appliqué a detail onto your Tote Bag! With applique the possibilities are endless, you really are only limited by your imagination. Appliqué is a great way […]

How to Make a Zipper Pouch

Zipper Pouch Tutorial

This week’s tutorial is a Zipper Pouch! I love making zipper pouches because they are just so handy for everything! I use mine for pencil cases, toiletries, crochet hooks, and the list goes on. Don’t be intimidated by zippers, they really aren’t hard to sew, you are going to be surprised at how easy they […]

How to Make a Phone Pillow Holder

Phone Pillow Holder

This week’s tutorial is a Phone Pillow Holder! I don’t know about you, but I am always looking for something to prop my phone up against so I am handsfree – so these Phone Pillow Holders are not only fun to make but super handy and one of my favorite things to sew lately. You […]

How to Make a Pillowcase Using The Burrito Method

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Hello everyone! This week’s tutorial is a Pillowcase Using The Burrito Method! This is a really fun way to make a pillowcase and we will also be doing a technique called French Seams. French Seams are when we sew over a seam encasing it, to cover the raw edges, so no raw edge is visible. […]

How To Make a Double Sided Placemat

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Hello everyone! This week’s tutorial is a Double Sided Placemat which is another easy project for those learning to sew! Placemats are such a practical item to sew and are fabulous to make for different seasons such as Thanksgiving and Christmas. I talk a bit about pinning in the YouTube video for this tutorial, when […]

How to Cut Fabric with a Rotary Cutter

Rotary Cutters for Beginners

Cutting fabric with a Rotary Cutter can seem a bit intimidating at first, but stick with it and I have no doubt it will become your favorite sewing tool. I recommend starting off with some scrap fabric and practice cutting different sizes to get the hang of it. MY TOP TIPS FOR CUTTING FABRIC WITH […]

How To Make a Scrunchie

DIY Scrunchie

Hello everyone! This week’s tutorial is a Super Easy DIY Scrunchie which is another quick, fun, and easy project that is perfect for a beginner learning to sew! There’s no doubting that scrunchies have made a massive comeback. I remember making them when I was a teenager, and although I have found new techniques to […]

How to Sew a Pocket Tissue Holder

Sewing a Pocket Tissue Holder

Pocket Tissue Holders are simple yet fun to make, and even better they make great little gifts! In the past, I have made these as teachers’ gifts and I even made a basket full of them for my vow renewal as a handmade keepsake.  I always keep one in my handbag for those moments when you […]