Use plastic grocery bags for sewing tricky fabrics for fabs such as batting, bulky or loose-weave fabrics, faux fur, or Velcro

Reuse plastic bags for smooth sewing

Reuse plastic bags for smooth sewing. bulky or loose-weave fabrics, faux fur, or Velcro) doesn't glide smoothly over the machine plate or gets stuck in the machine foot as I'm sewing, I use a plastic grocery or other store bag to help.

Love this idea of using a mug tree to store scissors!

A mug tree for scissors and rotary cutters. (via Sew Many Ways…: Tool Time Tuesday…Moved to Wednesday, But…)

Repinned from Lenore. AMAZINGLY easy way to make a dress form. I am definitely going to do this.

AMAZINGLY easy way to make a dress form. I am definitely going to do this. <- this is great, instead of several hundred dollars, your out a couple rolls of ducktape, some stuffing, and a cheap t-shirt!

storage

I like this idea for organizing my small pieces of fabric - yard or less.Spool and Spoon: Craft Room Organization - Fabric Storage

Recycle ironing board

I would paint the ironing board in my favourite colour - purple! It can be repurposed as a craft and sewing room thread spool holder - great idea!

brilliant!

Wall Hanging with Old Jean Pockets - as an organizer. Super Cute for Kids! What else will you do with all the pockets after you use the rest of the jeans?

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