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
September 15th, 2014 | by Julie Finn
For many items, copying an existing piece of clothing is not as hard as you might think
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
February 19th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe
Do you have warping and stretching problems when you're sewing jersey? Here's how to sew knit fabric with a simple stabilizing trick!
February 17th, 2014 | by Julie Finn
My kid and I have this thing in which she designs an outfit and then she and I (mostly me) sew it. The Most Fabulous Scrapwork Orange T-Shirt now exists in the world, and here's how we created it
February 11th, 2014 | by Julie Finn
Got kids who want to sew?
Let them at it! There are tons of easy, fun sewing projects that kids can do almost completely independently, projects that will result in cute, useful, genuinely satisfying results
January 13th, 2014 | by Julie Finn
Why is there a hole in the butt of my jeans?
Why did I sew a dinosaur patch over that hole in the butt of my jeans?
These are questions that you probably shouldn't ask, and that you definitely do NOT want the answer to.
What you DO need to know is how I did it, and that's what I'm going to tell you!
November 2nd, 2013 | by Becky Striepe
Learn how to make a simple tote bag from an old pillowcase and sustainable hemp webbing
October 2nd, 2013 | by Becky Striepe
I don't know what it is, but babies love a crinkle toy! Here's how to make a toy that your little babe will love
September 28th, 2013 | by Becky Striepe
Got a sewing project that needs an oomph or a stain or tear you want to cover? They one of these applique techniques!