Is there any thing more comforting than snuggling up with a cozy blanket to watch television or read a book? Here is a very simple blanket to make with fleece and gain warmth beyond belief, for the blanket's weight.
Information on how to adjust, take up, or let down the hem in a pair of pants can be found here. With information to obtain professional results.
Sewing machines are handed down and found at yard sales all the time. Very few of these machines still have the owners manual with them. Here you will find basic directions for threading a sewing machine.
Dress up your canning jars with these simple to make fabric covers! Find full free directions here.
A simple way to change the look of a room is to change the cover on pillows. You'll find free directions to sew a simple pillow cover here.
Threading a sewing needle can be an exasperating task. Here are a few suggestions to make the job easier.
Here's a simple project that makes a great little gift or package decoration. A simple sachet is a great beginner sewing project. You'll find free directions here.
Grading a seam is done to eliminate bulk. Learn how to grade a seam, and why grading a seam makes a difference.
Simple to follow text directions to learn how to sew on a flat button.
Hanging dish towels are a great way to have towels where you need them, when you need them. Sew them yourself to have the color and type you want! You'll find free patterns and directions here.
We've all seen shriveled up trim on a garment. We've pressed with all our might to get it smooth. An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Pre-shrink your trim before sewing and prevent this problem!
Flat felled seams are usually used on jeans. They create a strong, durable seam using nothing more then a straight stitch machine. Find directions here.
All babies need blankets! Here are directions to make your own for a special gift, or to save money at the store.
Simple directions to sew a Christmas tree skirt can be found here.
These simple directions allow you to change your pillows without the expense of buying new forms or stuffing. Find free, simple directions here.
This simple project is a great way to protect your table and depending on the scent you use, you can make your family think they are having hot apple pie. Find free full directions here.
Simple to follow text directions to learn how to sew on a shank button.
Preshrinking fabric before you start cutting and sewing is the only way to assure that the finished item will not shrink. Learn how to preshrink fabric here.