Crafts~Sew cool

Crafts~Sew cool

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Saving for later, web site has some interesting make overs, Sweater Refashion

Sweater Refashion

Add a beautiful woven butterfly to any shirt or tunic with this tutorial. Perfect for a costume or for every day.

Make a Butterfly Top or Dress - Mabey She Made It

Basic Sewing Machine Solutions

Basic Sewing Machine Solutions

mastering the narrow hem foot, including common errors

Mastering the Narrow Hemmer, Part Two - Threads

Tracing a t-shirt using wax paper

Sew Smart: How to Make a Pattern From a Piece of Clothing!

How to clean and oil a sewing machine...this could really save me some money!

spring cleaning for your sewing machine

Fantastic invisible zip tutorial by Colette over at Tessuti. This is a different method to the one I've always used so I'm going to give it a try.

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Floating Rickrack Sewing Technique

How to Sew Decorative “Floating” Rickrack Trim and Insertion

tunic details using bias tape.. simple neckline and placket, and great for using bias instead of buttonhole.

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Wearable art. Perfect with jeans!

American Craft Council

Tuck Shawl. Could easily DIY. Get a long rectangle of fabric but just long enough to wrap around and cut a couple slits on the long side.

Fleece Shawl | Fleece Wraps for Women | The Paragon

free bear pattern & tutorial: Rufus

Planet Teddy Bear

different thimbles and how to use them

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A dress designed By Bridget Campbell. I've always believed in myself that I can grow up and design AMAZING accessories (just like this piece by Bridget Campbell)and clothing out of the fabric and shirts of my own:)

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Watch this Threads Essential Techniques video to learn two ways of sewing nearly invisible seams in sheer lace fabric.

How to Sew Lace Seams - Threads

Recycled Vintage Pillowcase to Upcycled Tea by TwoGirlsLaughing, $16.00

Recycled Vintage Pillowcase to Upcycled Tea by TwoGirlsLaughing

Simple alterations can make that too-tight, ill-fitting shirt into an adorable shirt that fits!

Resize a Too-Small Shirt to Fit | eHow

嘀咕网 - 收集高清唯美图片,分享你所爱,结识心朋友

嘀咕网 - 收集高清唯美图片,分享你所爱,结识心朋友

Step by step tutorial for making a minky baby blanket! It's soft, cuddly, durable, and easy to make! Perfect handmade DIY baby shower gift!

Minky Baby Blanket Tutorial || Practically Functional

Oven Mitt pattern., great gift item

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nice finish to fleece edge using one of the built-in stitches on your sewing machine

Creative Sewing >> nice edges for fleece

Letting Out Pants - If you've ever struggled to button a pair of pants be sure to check out the Letting Out Pants tutorial. This helpful link will show you how to make pants bigger by letting out the waist. If you are a person whose weight often changes then this can be an extremely helpful trick. You don't need to go out and buy new pants if you have gained a few pounds. Keep your old pants and simply make them more comfortable by letting out the waist with these easy steps.

Letting Out Pants

Lauren E Fabrications: Kimono Slipper Tutorial

Lauren E Fabrications: Kimono Slipper Tutorial

The Secret to Hemming Knit Fabric (it's all in what type of thread you use) - Rae Gun Ramblings

How to Hem Knits ...The Secret Trick - Rae Gun Ramblings

Follow these six steps and you'll keep your sewing machine running smoothly.

How to Care for Your Sewing Machine - Threads