How to hem jeans (or any pants), keeping the original hem.  Best tip ever!!

Alteration: My new favorite way to keep original hem on jeans

How to hem jeans (or any pants), keeping the original hem. How to hem jeans (or any pants), keeping the original hem. How to hem jeans (or any pants), keeping the original hem.

kitchen hand towels

Why should picking up or searching for lost hand towels be part of the cooking process? Here’s a great gift idea (and template!) by The Creamer Chronicles: hanging hand towels with a button loop hanger.

Best burp rags ever!!! Free tutorial!

THE BEST Burp Rags and Bibs . (wish I had had this tutorial in when Little Miss Upchuck was born! it wasn't projectile, but it was non-stop. We went thru so many burp rags, bibs, and outfits every single day.

Bag sewing tutorials!

ikat bag ~ awesome site with tons of tutorials on how to make LOTS of different bags!

diy scrap apron

CRAFT WEEKEND...the awesome that was.

Make your own Apron Party. Even works for little girls. Start with the plain white ones from Hobby Lobby and let the little girls sew on the pre-hemed ruffles.its just a straight line from there! They can add flower pins or iron-ons to the top.

easy-as-pie apron tutorial. (great gift idea!)

apron - no seams exposed

easy-as-pie apron tutorial. This apron surely looks like fall but with a few tweaks like changing orange material for red would make it be a Christmas craft or gift.

Ruffle Apron Tutorial - really cute!

For kids' dress-up: ruffle big stitches or threads to pull, you gather as you go.

DIY Baby Doll Basket Carrier...a PDF sewing pattern, 3 sizes, plenty of pictures for tutorial. Really adorable!

Fabric Baby Doll 3 patterns to GIVE AWAY!! {{Edited: CLOSED

cathedral window tutorial

Cathedral Window Pincushion Tutorial @ Moda Bake Shop: An incredibly easy and beautiful pincushion. Makes a fast gift for the sewer in your life or for yourself since one can never have too many pincushions.

Ironing Board Recover Tutorial

Sweet Verbena: Ironing Board Cover Tutorial Ironing Board Recover Tutorial - I was just looking at my ironing board this morning, and wondered how hard it would be to do this! Really want great helpful hints about arts and crafts?

Great use of an island in a sewing room

Craft room island makeover is complete! Maybe my kitchen island can be used in my craft room