October 25, 2016 in Projects
The costume countdown has begun!! Are you in a pinch and need a quick sew for a Halloween costume? Believe it or not, all 3 of the easy-sew costumes in the image above are made with mere pillowcases!! Find each project over at Baby Lock's Halloween page! For each costume, you start with the basic store-bought pillowcase and follow the ...
March 5, 2014 in Projects
The theme of my nephew's first birthday party is Old Fashioned County Fair, so I made some quick and cute bean bags for a bean bag toss. Follow this easy tutorial to whip up a set for yourself!
BONUS: this DIY Bean Bag Tutorial is an excellent scrap buster, so no need to purchase more fabric!
Each bag requires two 5" x ...
June 15, 2012 in General, Tips & Tricks
I have many out of town friends who have been asking me to monogram items for them on my Ellure Plus. I found a way to show them samples of the fonts/options in the software I have, MonogramWorks. I create their monogram in a variety of fonts on one screen in the program and take a picture of my computer screen. I ...
February 8, 2012 in Projects
Do you love Valentine's Day? Do you love to brighten the day with sweet treats? Give your sweet treats a special touch with fun lolli-covers. Whether they are for your child's class or your closest girls, they are sure the make the recipient feel loved!
December 13, 2011 in Projects
Last week I shared images from my Deep Sea Tree that I had decorated with the ornaments and tree topper that I'd sewn last year. This year I went with a new woodland theme. I haven't finished all of my ornaments yet, but I thought I'd share one of the ornament patterns I created in case you wanted to make ...
September 19, 2011 in Projects - Featured, Tips & Tricks
I love all the preppy styles for fall, but I have been trying to find a way to update some of the items I already have in my closet.¬† This past spring, I started noticing all the fabric rosettes and ruffles appearing in the stores.¬† Well with the fall collections in full stock, those feminine touches seem to be hanging ...
February 24, 2011 in Projects
Maybe you‚Äôre like me, and love to thrift shop. Or maybe you have some old sweaters you love and just can‚Äôt bear to get rid of them, even though they don‚Äôt quite fit the same as they used to. Now you can reuse those old things to make a new pair of cozy, funky arm warmers. You can ...
September 7, 2010 in General
No matter what you're sewing, Anna is the supportive friend who's always ready to boost your confidence and cheer you on. With several convenient features such as a drop-in bobbin, 15 built-in stitches and a 4-step buttonhole, this machine is perfect for beginning sewers. Anna is a great friend to turn to for mending, hemming and even crafting.
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September 1, 2010 in Projects
This design could be created for any holiday, theme or occasion. Perfect for any fashionable pooch!
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June 23, 2010 in Projects
Every child likes to be recognized and especially on their birthday. I have made a chair cover that is perfect to leave at preschool so everyone in class can use it on their special day.
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