December 3, 2013 in Projects
If you've followed any of my posts, you may be able to tell that I am obsessed with ruffles...so, when it came time for a bed skirt for my daughter's bed...I ruffled it! This tutorial is for a standard twin bed. (For more ruffling tutorials: Comforter, Sassy Ruffled Tree Skirt, Ruffled/Gathered Table Runner)
9 yards of fabric to ruffle/gather
Just over 2 yards ...
November 27, 2013 in News
Happy Thanksgiving from the Totally Stitchin' family! We hope you have a wonderful holiday!
November 20, 2013 in Stitchin Women
We introduced you to Lindsay Wilkes of the Cottage Mama awhile back, and we are so excited to bring you all up-to-speed with the exciting things she has going on!
Lindsay recently released her first book, Sew Classic Clothes for Girls! The book includes 20 girls' dress, outfit and accessory patterns with a vintage-inspired aesthetic. Not only is the book filled ...
November 13, 2013 in Tips & Tricks
So, you've gotten to the part in the pattern where it says to understitch. What is understitching? Glad you asked! Understitching is when you sew the lining only to the seam allowance. It's typically at the neckline and armholes, but, not limited to that. It's essential purpose is to keep the lining rolled back behind the outer fabric so that ...
November 11, 2013 in News
We are so lucky to have such awesome Stitchin' Women in our community. While Totally Stitchin' focuses on all areas of sewing, we love that our community members are making waves in the quilting world. We recently caught up with Amy Ellis, and now we are excited to share with you that Kelly Bowser from Kelby Sews has a block ...
November 5, 2013 in Projects
Several months ago, when I was pregnant with my son and we were moving my 2 year old to a big girl bed, I just wanted to purchase a bedroom set for her. After relentlessly searching for the bedroom set that was absolutely adorable for the right price, we found what we loved and purchased it from a fairly nice ...
November 1, 2013 in News, Projects
Happy Holidays! What a beautiful time of year!!
Follow this fun tutorial to make a Ruffled Tree Skirt to sass up your tree!
See more Holiday tutorials with Baby Lock's Gift Guide!
We'll turn this circle into the above picture using...
A Baby Lock Serger (super fun),
And, a Baby Lock Ruffler Foot (super fun),
And, a Baby Lock Sewing Machine (also, super fun) with your general purpose ...