January 7th, 2015 | by Julie Finn
Because these drawstring backpacks are so quick and easy to make, and because they take so few materials (you probably have all of it in your stash right now), it's simple to make one for each activity that you or your enthusiastic young one likes to do
December 31st, 2014 | by Julie Finn
This quilt is light but warm, it's nice and versatile, and it definitely includes the maximum number of T-shirts that you can possibly squeeze onto a T-shirt quilt
December 13th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe
Do you have a favorite blanket that's outlived its usefulness as a throw? Heres how to make a poncho from it!
October 27th, 2014 | by Julie Finn
You don't need a sewing machine to turn your kid into a vampire, assassin, young Jedi, ranger, or any other hooded creatures this Halloween. All you need is a wrap used for babywearing, and you'll have this no-sew hood configured in no time
October 6th, 2014 | by Julie Finn
This method that I'm going to show you is a way to both lengthen pants and, if not to actually shorten them, then at least to make the ubiquitous cuffs look intentional.
October 1st, 2014 | by Julie Finn
Sewing pants for a kid? Save yourself some trouble in the long run, and just add knee patches from the get-go. Here's how to make patches that are built in!
September 12th, 2014 | by Julie Finn
I know a great method to repair a knit dress that doesn't require a patch
August 26th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe
T-shirt reconstruction can range from simple to complex, and working with reclaimed tees can come with its own challenges. These are some handy tips to make it easier!
August 25th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe
Turn a thrifted men’s t-shirt into a cute DIY sequin top. No sewing required!
July 28th, 2014 | by Guest Contributor
How to sew a button or how to repair an unraveled hem are some mending basics that even someone who has never sewed can pick up easily