About: elaine

When I learned to sew, I was totally hooked! My mission is to provide sewing projects that are easy enough for anyone to try... Let us know if its working!

Recent Posts by elaine

Make a Softie Charm

  This is an easy to make charm that can be draped over a photo frame, clipped to a handbag or keychain. This is my first charm, but for my next ones it will be fun to pull out all the stops! Must have (and give) many! To stitch the...
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New: Fluffy tulle skirts and separates for 18″ doll.

Every little girl has a romantic side and fluffy tulle skirts are a romantic trend that many adore. Worn for ballet or with cowboy boots and a sweatshirt, this look is so adorable. This pattern is so you can create the look for your little romantic’s 18″ doll. (Click photo for...
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With the holidays winding down and 2014 rolling in, wishing you all a Happy and Creative year up ahead! If any of your New Year’s resolutions have to do with sewing or crafting, please let us know. We would like to post blogs and how too’s that help you achieve...
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Fluff the halls

Wow, the holidays are zooming in, so I wanted to send some greetings your way with a little seasonal show and tell. The cutter stocking is done. Loaded on some dangly ornamentation, maybe a bit much, but just couldn’t stop! Since cutters have such a worn texture, I used torn...
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Drop cloth holiday table

When someone first told me that event planners were using drop cloths for tables, I thought “brilliant!” So the pivotal inspiration for this year’s holiday table started with using a drop cloth as the base tablecloth. For a theme, woodland plus texture were kept in mind when building this holiday...
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