Mis-matched China Pin Cushion

February 24, 2014

Want a super simple to make pin cushion that requires no sewing? This project is one of the fastest and easiest pin cushions I can think of and it is a great way to use those mismatched pieces of china you fall in love with at the thrift store. The little pop of color from […]

Make It: Fabric Covered Boxes

February 7, 2014

Very talented crafter and CIW fan, Linda Kiddell, shared a beautiful project she was working on and we all thought it was so cool, we begged her to share how she did it! Linda was kind enough to demonstrate her method for making fabric -covered boxes. Here is how to do it: How to make […]

DIY Stenciled Bandanas

September 16, 2012

I found a package of white bandanas at the bottom of my fabric stash and decided to give them a makeover. I cut a stencil of Frida and then used Tulip Fabric Sprays (neon) to bring them to life. Now I can use them in collages, quilts, handmade purses, etc. I can even just give them away like this!Subscribe in a reader

Make a baby bubble skirt

July 18, 2012

Some Summer Sewing. TUTORIAL: How to sew a bubble skirt. I just love how poofy this bubble skirt is. It is playful and fun – perfect for some playtime in the backyard, a trip to the park or even dressy enough to wear to a …