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*

When a “bird’s nest” of thread appears … the likely culprit is your upper thread tension. If loops appear on the underside of the fabric, the upper thread tension may be too loose. If knots appear on top of the fabric, the upper tension may be too tight.

Hand sewing basics

Basic hand sewing stitches -one of my goals this year is to learn how to sew. (starting with the most basic of basics)

I love how there's a video to walk you through every step of the process! Looks easy to sew.

How to make a rag quilt (easy beginner's guide)

How to make a rag quilt (easy beginner's guide) ♥ Fleece Fun This tutorial has several videos to walk you through he process! Great for beginners!

Have you ever taken a look at your sewing machine and the stitches available to be used and...

Understanding Sewing Machine Stitches (Crazy Little Projects)

Understanding Sewing Machine Stitches - Crazy Little Projects Ever wonder just what the heck all those different stitches were for on your sewing machine? Very helpful guide for every single one!

Paris Skirt tutorial

Paris Skirt tutorial < oh how I wish I was better about sewing my own clothes. I have a whole wardrobe of cute tutorials pinned.

How to fix your old jeans

Adventures in Dressmaking: Essential blue jean mending method--Tutorial! Going to be using this soon! I've patched my jeans but they don't look near as good as this method.

Looks like a great site w/pdf downloads (dresses, swimwear, corsets, ect.) and tutorials on how to re-size patterns w/photoshop. Check out the Free Patterns & Tutorials dropdowns at the top of the page.

Looking for free dress patterns for women, but don't know where to start? Check out this list of some of the best free dress patterns available online.

DIY baby headbands (cute baby too)

This sweet baby is Ruby Jane Taylor. Her headband is super cute & layered flower headband. But Ruby is even more beautiful. Even though she is a bright, shining Angel in heaven she still touches so many here on earth every day.