April 27, 2016 in Projects
Hello!! Happy National Serger Month! What do I love most about National Serger Month? The DIY projects! You can stitch some really fun things with sergers and they can be so quick, cute, and professional looking! And so, I bring you the Little Lovely Lacy Petticoat tutorial made mostly with the serger.
Last spring, my 4-year-old (at the time) was in a ...
April 20, 2015 in Projects
Hello Totally Stitchin' friends! Today, I bring you a washable, soft, eco-friendly, reusable baby wipes tutorial! And, in honor of National Serger Month (whoop whoop), they are completely serger-made and so EASY to make! I included a free printable at the end for gift giving these as they make really great gifts for baby showers (and may require a little ...
April 17, 2015 in Projects
This reversible burp cloth is so so so easy to make! If you missed the simple coordinating bib, see the tutorial here!
Serger and Sewing Machine (if you don't have a serger, follow this burp cloth tutorial)
2 layers of fabric (I recommend flannel for 1 or both sides), cut to desired size (13" x 18" is what I cut mine at)
All purpose ...
April 15, 2015 in Projects
These little reversible cuties are so easy to make and super fun to give as gifts!
I just whipped one up for my newest little niece, Everly! (Burp cloth tutorial to come)!
Supplies for the Serger-Made Baby Bib Tutorial:
Sewing machine and serger (if you don't have a serger, follow this tutorial)
All purpose sewing thread and 4 spools of serger thread (I used a contrasting ...
April 13, 2015 in Projects
This is an imperfect project, but this placemat tutorial is great for party decor and can be made with extra fabric scraps!
I actually made mine with leftover triangles from this bunting I made. My triangles were 9" long by 7" wide at the top (but, it doesn't make each triangle even when the decagon is finished...it might be closer if ...
April 6, 2015 in Projects
Bunting adds so much festivity and color to a party, and this easy bunting tutorial is the perfect project for any get together!
It's really awesome when you can make your own out of fabric because it can be used over and over again (passed around to family and friends for their parties, too)! You can also customize the length and size ...
April 3, 2015 in Projects
If you have a serger, why buy nursing pads? They're so easy and you can make them with scrap flannel and cotton batting (or, if you don't have scraps, the materials are pretty minimal)! You can also customize to the size you'd like and the fabric you want!
Supplies needed for this Nursing Pad Tutorial:
Sewing Machine and Serger
Two 6" square cotton ...
March 27, 2015 in Tips & Tricks
The Elastic foot accessory that you can get for your Baby Lock serger is...wait for it...AWESOME! Seriously, it makes applying elastic so easy! Why? It does all of the elastic pulling for you and it's so smooth and pretty when done correctly! So, I'm going to show you how to use it! I used the elastic foot on the Baby ...