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Easy Drawstring Bag

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ruffle tote bags made from vintage sheets/linens

Genius (mobile from paint chips).

Build a Wood-burning Cookstove From a Steel Barrel

17C mmbroidery - stumpwork at Victoria and Albert Museum


Sew This Handy Ironing Board Caddy - Fantastic Tutorial!

.This 1923 McCall Embroidery book

free patterns. yes, everything about this.

Antique French Metallic Embroidery Silk, Chateau Wall Hanging, 1820s.

Miss Conover's blouse, 1921

wonderbag pattern

Two, 1/2 yard cuts of coordinating fabric for a reversible bag. 1 hour project.

New skills for survival : How to Make a Solar Still. Make your own distilled water from stream or lake water, salt water, or even brackish, dirty water, using these DIY Solar Still plans

Quilted Potholders

add a zipper to a bag

In case of an emergency. quite possibly the best 72 hr kit I've seen. she even has a documents binder.

Cheat sheet for all skirts ever