50 FREE Heart Pillow Sewing Patterns

heart pillow sewing patterns

Well, Valentine’s Day is nearly here again If, like me, you like to theme your sewing projects around the yearly holidays, please remember that Valentine’s day is nearly here. A terrific project for that particular holiday would be a heart-shaped pillow. I decided to make some for our living room. … Continue reading

Rickrack Sewing Projects: 60+ FREE Patterns

rickrack sewing projects

So What Is Rickrack Anyway? According to Wikipedia: Rickrack is a flat piece of braided trim, shaped like a zigzag. It is used as a decorative element in clothes or curtains.[2] Before the prevalence of sewing machines and overlockers, rickrack was used to provide a finished edge to fabric,[3] and its popularity was in part due … Continue reading

Zero-Waste Sewing Projects – Helping Save The Planet

Zero-Waste Sewing Projects

Many people would only associate reusable shopping bags with zero-waste sewing projects.  However, we’ve discovered that there’s really a lot more you can sew to limit and even eliminate your waste stream. One of the trends going around our neighborhood at the moment is “zero-waste.”  The idea is a noble … Continue reading