Easy sewing projects

Easy sewing projects

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Simple sewing projects that require little time, fabric and are perfect for the times you want a quick sew. You’ll find scrapbusting projects here and all of these ideas can be made by beginning sewists on up.

fabric yoyo, DIY zipper bag and scrunchies

How to make a fabric belt (so easy)

Today I’m showing you how to make a fabric belt. Why would you want to make a fabric belt, you ask? Fabric belts are such an easy accessory to make yourself. You need just a little hardware, some solid interfacing and about 20 minutes. Plus making your own fabric belts is a simple way to…

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7 DIY Christmas decor ideas you can sew up right now

Need some DIY Christmas decor ideas like yesterday? Today we’re chatting about 7 easy DIY Christmas decor projects. If you’re like me, handmade DIY Christmas decor ideas start popping in your head when my favorite eggnog hits the shelves. I love being able to create a cozy feeling for my family with all these sweet…

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Winter sewing projects to make right now

It’s midwinter and fighting the cold is always a thing, so why not spend a little time making some winter sewing projects. Here are 11 different winter sewing projects for you to make right now. There’s DIY winter accessories, DIY scarves to sew, and even some sweaters that’ll sew up quickly. Whatever you’re looking for,…

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How to make a fabric yoyo and pretty up your scraps

We’re taking a TARDIS trip back to my childhood with today’s tutorial: how to make a fabric yoyo. My fascination with yoyos began in elementary school. My Mom started making fabric yoyos by the hundreds as a border for a commemorative quilt for my school. I loved seeing the little circles become these beautiful little…

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10 minute full slip tutorial

Today I’m showing you how to make a slip from an old camisole. I love wearing dresses, but often you come across fabric that doesn’t sit well on its own. Maybe it’s semi-translucent, maybe it’s clingy. When you have fabrics like this, a lining is a great option. But what if you don’t want to…

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How to make a velvet twist headband

Do you do this? Do you ever walk casually past the accessories in stores and think, hey, can I make that? That very thing brings me to today’s project–the velvet twist headband. It’s part ear warmer, part headband plus it’s a fast and easy project that takes hardly any fabric. Bonus: this project helps you…

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