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Drawstring bag tutorial (I liked how she finished her inside edges, but not the top part where the draw string comes out.)

How to make a drawstring bag…

I'm so thrilled to have directions for sewing napkins. I actually purchased material to do this a few years ago and then got stuck. This is a great beginning sewing project for people like me (or my daughter -- hint hint ;) I'd love to get some of these for Christmas. You could also make some in a holiday theme to give as gifts; little sets of 8 napkins tied up in a pretty bow - priceless!

Blissfully Content: Make Your Own Everyday Cloth Napkins

How to add a satin binding to a blanket

Bella Bama: DIY Minky Baby Blanket with Satin or Ruffle Trim


DIY Felt Hydrangea Flower Pillow

Ok. I'm not much of a seamstress, but I need to learn how to make these. They are adorable.

DIY Felt Hydrangea Flower Pillow | eHow

make a balloon shade from a panel curtain

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"Many of you have problems catching the back when sewing bias on so Ill show you a trick so that it catches every time."

Tutorial: How to sew on bias binding

how to upcycle a plain old tee shirt tutorial. *Sorry for the entire tutorial being posted - it's how the blog pinned this photo.

How to upcycle a plain tee

sewing notions

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Understanding Thread Tension

Understanding Thread Tension. Diagrams and how to fix sewing machine tension problems - very helpful! #sewing

Understanding Thread Tension - Threads

With just a fat quarter you can make a reusable fabric napkin! The Fabric Shack has thousands of fabrics to choose from to fit any occasion at This great tutorial comes from Camelot Fabrics! Check out their cute novelty and fun licensed character prints and trendy modern fabrics too at the Fabric Shack!

How To’s Day: Bias Bound Table Napkins Tutorial | Camelot Fabrics. Freshly Made

"I lOVE bias tape and use it often. I have found it much easier to get the results I want, if I spritz it until it is damp, before I pin it in place. Press it while it is damp and it will stretch and conform to the curves and circles." REPLY

Technique: Understanding Bias and making Bias Tape | MADE


All The Sewing Sizes You Need To Know

How many times have I searched for the recommended size for a quilt, and cocktail napkin or a tea towel? Too many to count! Which is why I have made this list of standard sewing sizes as a reference for myself (and you!) for future sewing projects. All sizes listed below are in inches.The dimensions …

All The Sewing Sizes You Need To Know! - Craft Ideas Weekly

Tie Dye Diva Patterns - How to Sew Mitered Corners (for Cloth Napkins or other Squares)

Tie Dye Diva Patterns

Heathered Nest | Rule Your Roost . Dress Your Nest . Ruffle Some DIY Feathersfrom Heathered Nest | Rule Your Roost . Dress Your Nest . Ruffle Some DIY Feathers

We're going Bandanas! DIY Dollar Store Bandana Pillows

Pop on over now to check out these quick, easy and INEXPENSIVE Dollar Store Bandana Pillows! Add a pop of color to any room in your house!

We're going Bandanas

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DIY Pillowcase

DIY pillow covers - Glad I saw this. I would have made this project unnecessarily difficult.

DIY Pillowcase

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Mint Green Knit Lace Scarves, Lady's Spring Lace Infinity Scarf, Lightweight Summers Wraps, Women's Infinity Scarves

Mint Green Jersey Knit With Crochet Lace Infinity Scarf by Uptown Girl $17.00

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"Make this Look" from The Sew Weekly. I need to stop browsing and start sewing already!

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Parisienne top - FREE SEWING PATTERN

C'est tres chic! Easy and flattering with no tricky fastenings or zips - just belts in to fit. Gives EVERYONE a waist. FREE sewing pattern for women from Sew Different.

Parisienne top - FREE SEWING PATTERN

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Reusable Lunch Bags (sewing tutorial

I was just telling my kids that I was spending more money on lunch bags than lunch... Now I see this ! Perfect !!!! =.)

Reusable lunch bags

colorful crochet tablecloth

colorful crochet tablecloth | a subtle revelry

Sewing needles I cannot stress enough how nice it is to use the correct needle for the correct job. Ballpoint on knits help with pucker and pulls. Feather's Flights {a creative, sewing blog}: Basics of Sewing Machine Needles

Basics of Sewing Machine Needles

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41 Awesomely Easy No-Sew DIY Clothing Hacks

Fashion a cute dress from an oversized skirt? Yes please! | 41 Awesomely Easy No-Sew DIY Clothing Hacks

41 Awesomely Easy No-Sew DIY Clothing Hacks

Tension tips - I've been looking for this all my life, I think :) - This will be so helpful! I have just always called Elizabeth! Thankfully she pinned it too - *smile*

Tension Trouble

Free Jelly Roll Shower Curtain Tutorial. Not sure about a shower curtain but it would make a great quilt. Love the colours.

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How to Take in the Waist on a Pair of Blue Jeans

Pants don't fit right in the waist? It happens to all of us! This super simple trick actually helps finally get you the perfect fit. #fitting #denim #jeans #pants #waistband #elastic #sewing #tips #easy #diy

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