Duvet Tutorial or “Make Your Own Damn Duvet!”
Aren’t you tired of really expensive duvets? I have been looking for a while but couldn’t find anything that I loved, ya know? I mean, even on clearance they are upwards of $80 for a king-sized duvet. I made my own this weekend and several people emailed me and asked for a little tutorial. I drew one for you. I know, me? Draw? The pictures aren’t that awesome but I think they get the point across. If not, leave a comment and I’ll try to clarify. I know some people don’t like other people to…
Sewing Tips: How to Sew Like a Pro - On Sutton Place
Have you ever wondered how to sew like a pro? Get my top sewing tips that anyone can use when sewing home decor or personal items.
Sewing Tips: Yardage Card
So I've had a boring piece of paper holding the vital info of 'how many inches are in 5/8 of a yard?' in the front of my sewing binder for far too long. This weekend I decided to make it not-so-boring. I ended up making it business card size because well...smaller is cuter right? I could even put it in a tiny frame and put it on my sewing table. Hmmmm....just might do that. When I was done, I figured I wasn't the only one who easily forgot how many inches are in 5/8 of a yard. So here it is…
How to Make a Couch Slipcover (Part 1)
How to Make a Couch Slipcover (Part 1): This is a long ordeal but anyone with a little sewing knowledge can tackle this project!
PDF Sewing Pattern Contrast Tied Cushion Cover
If you enjoy sewing why not try making your own Lilly*Blossom tied cushion(pillow) cover in your favourite fabric using my easy to follow, fully illustrated PDF sewing pattern. This 10 page sewing pattern is suitable for anyone who has basic experience of using a sewing machine and following simple sewing patterns.It shows you how to make an envelope style(no zip) cushion cover to fit a 16" or 18" cushion pad. This design uses two coordinating fabrics, one for the main cover and a…
25 Sewing Projects for the Home
Sewing enthusiasts are going to love all of these fun sewing projects for the home! From pillow to curtains, bed skirts to slipcovers, these fun accessories will be fun to sew and will make your home look amazing too!
I used to say that I was a ‘self taught’ sewer– but its not true. The reality is that I’m an internet taught sewer. Thanks to incredible bloggers there is enough information on the internet for anyone to learn to Read more...
Smashed Peas & Carrots - Inspiration For Living Creatively - DIY Crafts, Sewing, Recipes, Crafts & More
Inspiration For Living Creatively - DIY Crafts, Sewing, Recipes, Crafts & More
10 Apron Ideas
Here are 10 great DIY apron ideas! 1. Little Girly Aprons from Little Lizard King 2. Child’s Reversible Apron from QFD Creative 3. Hand Towel Apron from A Little of This 4. Retro Ric Rac Apron from Flamingo Toes 5. Domestic Goddess Half Apron from 33 Shades of Green 6. Cherry Polka Dot Apron from ...
Today I am re-posting a Valentine project from a couple of years ago. It's hard to believe it has been 2 years since I made this pretty little wreath. I do not use alot of Valentine decor...but this one is still a favorite that I put out each year. This project started out with a wire coat hanger, sheet music, a roll of .20 gauge wire, and mod podge… After bending my wire hanger into the shape of a heart…I stalled and was not sure exactly what I was going to make. Then, I came across this…