Insertable pocket for tote bags.  That is too frickin' smart!

Insertable pocket for tote bags. This is simply brilliant! This idea could work great on a couple of my 31 Bags that are large. It's hard to find small things in a big bag. Maybe for keys, cell phones, wallets.


Cross over top. Even though this isn't actually crochet, it's an interesting idea for a crochet top :-) or a knit one .

fabric scraps make something with it i made a scrap map, crafts, how to, repurposing upcycling, reupholster, wall decor

Save your scraps and make something fun, like a USA scrap map! This DIY tutorial from Hometalk shows you how to create your own scrap map that is great to hang in a living room or bedroom.

Bodice Block / Sloper Generator - enter your measurements into the website - maybe I'll finally understand drafting a pattern! (Also, I wouldn't mind have boobs that perky again)

Easy bodice sloper - "Drafting Instructions for Women's Front Bodice Sloper" - just fill in the blanks and the calculator does the work for you!

25 Sewing Hacks You've Gotta Know | Tips and Tricks for Seamstresses |

Sewing Tips & Tricks

I need to learn how to sew. Looking for sewing hacks plus the best sewing tips & tricks? These DIY sewing tutorials expert tips show you how to sew like a pro!

50's Hawaiian dress with knotted shoulders - free sewing pattern

25 Beginner Sewing Projects

Rescue your strapless dresses and tops to get the support you need with these five techniques in this web extra from "Party Dresses" (Winter 2014).

How to Turn Ready-made Bras into Strapless Dress Support

Full-busted women with slender waists sometimes have difficulty finding a ready-to-wear longline bra that fits. You can take in the waist on a longline bra or bustier that fits your bust.

Nerdy sewing tips: How to sew a godet panel – By Hand London

Nerdy sewing tips: How to sew a godet panel

Nerdy sewing tips: How to sew a godet panel – By Hand London (How To Make Dress Sewing)

DIY wrap maternity top - I have this pattern.  need to find the right fabric.

DIY wrap maternity top/worth trying on plus sized thinking outside the designer box