These baby bears are made of plush, minky and repurposed sweaters. Here’s the whole gang! Found some great sweater possibilities when shopping the thrift and consignment shops. The bear body pattern fits quite neatly within a tweedy chunky sweater. Here’s a close up of the resulting guy bear. ...Read more
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!
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Rock and roll! These little outfits are inspired by the rock and roll era of the 1950s. Get ready for school, prom, or a sock hop with this 18″ doll fashion pattern pack. Make sweaters with socks An extra special doll sweater can be made...Read more
QUICK-SEW GIFTS When it comes to making gifts, it can be a year round endeavor. Crafting and sewing time is now a bit limited for the upcoming holiday gifting, so here are a few easy-sew project suggestions that still can be squeezed in. ACCESSORIES: A SPARE POCKET A sure hit...Read more
EASY PLUSH TO SEW “Two-piece animals” are a great introduction to sewing stuffies. Once you get a hang of sewing these two-piece babies, you can easily make many…. Just to show that you are not limited to any one fabric; each bear, cat and dog are made in fleece, minky, and flannel. The...Read more
As temperatures drop, fashion attitude and sassy character can be had by wearing the current beret and slouch trend. FINDING FABRIC So many beautiful sweater knits are now available. Can over-choice be a problem?.. No, just make many! If you need a start on a quest for fabric, check...Read more
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