Sewing

How to Sew a Makeup Bag from a Placemat

I follow several people who sew on YouTube and have found some wonderful items to make and some that I had no idea you could create the stuff that these people create using only a placemat. Lorrie Nunemaker has a huge following and I have come to love the things that she sews. I loved her video...

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My One of Many Storage Tubs

I found the cutest pattern for storage tubs from Rosie Taylor Crafts. I made the small size to put my clips in and cannot wait to make the medium and large version. To be honest, I can't believe I haven't already made a slew of these. The pattern is very easy to follow and sewing it together...

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My Hannah Shirt Creation

As I've said many times, I love to sew and create things, whether it's something for me to wear or display in my house, it is a feeling of accomplishment when I see the finished project. I've been buying pdf sewing patterns off the internet for about two years. I hate to admit, but I've bought...

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A Blue Dress for My Granddaughter

A few days ago I posted about my daughter asking me to sew a dress for my granddaughter for Christmas, although I was planning on sewing one up from myself. In the end everything turned out for both of us as she chose one color dress and I chose another. I went with a navy blue with dainty...

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Sewing for my Granddaughter and more

My daughter approached me about sewing matching dresses for my granddaughter and her best friend as a Christmas present. In addition, she wanted a matching dress for each of their American Girl dolls. At first I was hesitant as I had already planned to sew the same style dress as a gift from me...

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Pillow Cover

I have a yellow couch in the RV that I wanted to make a pillow for, but because I have dogs, I wanted the cover to be removable. I used the remaining fabric left over from my Jelly Roll Rug to make the front of the cover and used a solid navy for the back. The first step was to determine the...

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