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    Foolproof tips for how to sew bias tape like a pro, even if you are a beginner! (I just bought some today, by chance, so maybe this'll help me do an even better job!)

    How to Sew Bias Tape

    Awesome list of the 25 BEST places to shop for home decor fabric online, plus tips on how to buy!

    25 best places to shop for home decor fabric online - * View Along the Way *

    Christmas Decorating Ideas: Make A Custom Tree Skirt

    Make a Custom Tree Skirt

    A few years ago Page made a beautiful set of Soft Cotton Knit Dishtowels inspired by the subtle nuance of color in her collection of vintage kitchen textiles. Just like her, I am taken with the simple, utilitarian beauty of these classic fabrics; but where Page was inspired by their variety of hues, I am fascinated by their seemingly endless variety of patterns, most of which are created with the humble stripe.  With these timeless beauties in mind, I made these Vintage Tea Towels, each ...

    Vintage Tea Towels

    As all of you more experienced moms know, it’s not the adorable dresses or precious quilts or hand knit sweaters that you actually need. No, the real must-haves are more mundane. Things like diapers, onesies, and burp cloths. This last item came as a complete surprise to me. Turns out, this whole baby thing is a bit messier than I had imagined! Having stocked up on more linen bloomers than burp cloths, I found myself seriously empty handed! Luckily, just around the time I made this realizati...

    Oxford Burp Cloths

    It’s the last day of Cooks Week  here on the Purl Bee where we have been presenting a series of easy last minute gifts for all the cooks on your list. This last pattern is the easiest and quickest of the bunch, and it’s also a truly great gift: our Super Simple Dishtowels! No mitered corners, no tricky stitches, just some beautiful fabric and a few straight seams! Dishtowels are not only essential kitchen companions (for minor spills, hot handles, and wet dishes), but they also give persona...

    Super Simple Dishtowels

    This is a blanket but I would love to make a scarf or two from daddy's old shirts! How to Make a Blanket Scarf from

    How to Make a Blanket Scarf - MomAdvice

    Gertie's New Blog for Better Sewing: Your Sewing Machine's Overlock Stitch

    Your Sewing Machine's Overlock Stitch

    Crewelwork and needlepoint were once a common pastime for women. But the lovingly created samples were often framed in ways now considered dowdy, which is why you'll find so many pieces in flea markets and secondhand shops. To freshen the handiwork, ditch the frame and work the needlepoint into an accent pillow. Hand-stitch each piece atop an existing pillow or sew the embroidery into a new pillow cover with fabric that coordinates with your home's palette./

    Rethink Flea Market Finds: 20 Amazing Projects, Hacks, and Revamps

    Crochet Even Moss Stitch Blanket: The base of my Animal Alphabet Afghan - Repeat Crafter Me

    Crochet Even Moss Stitch Blanket: The base of my Animal Alphabet Afghan - Repeat Crafter Me

    Turning corners with bias binding. How to get nice neat, sharp and even corners front and back.

    Turning corners with bias binding - So Sew Easy

    sew a rolled hem

    How To Sew A Tiny Hem & Make Your Own Cloth Napkins - One Good Thing by Jillee


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    Add trim to sewing projects. It's easy!

    Add Any Trim to a Seam Without Pins! - Sewtorial

    linen W 35.30.t4 cord

    Tutorial: Consumer-made Entredeux

    10 Easy Throw Pillow Patterns and Tutorials Frank Roccuzzo, CrossCountry Mortgage Inc, , 602-723-2306, NMLS #1286425

    10 Easy Throw Pillow Patterns and Tutorials

    Sew up this sturdy little Trick Or Treat Tote. It’s easy to sew but so well engineered that it will serve its purpose year after year. Plus, with Orange Reflective Ribbon as the handle, your little goblin will be safer in the dark! Small and simple, this project would be a great first bag. It’s so quick and satisfying that you may find yourself making them for all the little witches, warlocks, princesses, and ghosts you know!

    Trick or Treat Tote

    Make this durable drawstring tote with a free patter from Purl Bee!

    Drawsting Bucket Tote

    Change Out Your Curtains Per Season for Less Than $100.00 a Year

    Stitch up a few oversized floor pillows to provide extra seating, and add warmth to tile floors.

    10 DIY Beautiful and Easy Living Room Decoration Ideas 4 | Diy & Crafts Ideas Magazine

    Very nice! Now this I would spend time doing! And perhaps I will. All the Trimmings - 18 Clever Window Treatment Ideas Under $18 on HGTV

    18 Clever Window Treatment Ideas Under $18

    Recovering the Ikea Tullsta Chair

    Recovering the Ikea Tullsta Chair | Sew Woodsy

    IKEA hack - Billy bookshelf www.smilelikeyoum...

    Smile Like You Mean it: Conquering the Fabric Pile

    How to Sew a Zipper | DIY Zippers | Easy sewing tutorial with step by step instructions shows you how to sew a zipper #DIYReady

    How to Sew a Zipper | DIY Zippers | Diy Ready

    DIY Project: Waterproof Swimsuit Bag Tutorial

    Oh. THAT Annelie...: DIY Project: Waterproof Bikini Bag Tutorial