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

Sew an easy wardrobe layer

Found a pattern that will be great for some creative wardrobe expansion. This knit tunic will be perfect to layer with a cardigan and a belt, my favorite uniform! (Click photo below for more product info) Do you love mix and match layering when shopping for fashion? I’m definitely in that club....
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Fashion tweaks

Does it drive you batty when you look over your wardrobe and find a piece you loved last year seems somewhat out of fashion? I especially find this issue with collars and skirt lengths! When something is too long or too big, sometimes a little tweak can be an easy solution....
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Twinkle, twinkle for parties and holidays

Summer is around the corner and even though winter seems remote, us crafters often have some holiday project ideas brewing. When crafting for the upcoming holidays, whether it be gifts or decoration, an early start helps us enjoy the creative process without a short timeline looming. With that said, here’s a...
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Success tips for sewing doll clothes

Sewing 18″ doll fashion is a sewing category with immediate satisfaction, you can sew a finished outfit with little effort, time, and fabric! If you are sewing “in the small” (doll scale) here are a few quick tips to insure you success: Tips about fabric choices: Woven cotton is the...
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A reason to sew: accessories

When browsing for fabric online or at the store, there are so many amazing prints and textures to flip over. But reality strikes when you think “What the heck can I make with that!” If you go nuts for a fabric, but it doesn’t quite cut it for a piece...
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