Women’s Free Tank Top Pattern

How to Sew a Tank Top

Hi sewing friends! For me, some new workout wear always helps to keep me motivated in my fitness goals, and this is the time of year when we might need that extra boost to keep with them! For years I struggled with finding the perfect tank tops – either they’d fit my shoulder/bust area and be too tight in the midsection, or they’d fit comfortably around my midsection and hips but be gaping in the armscyes. I hate working out in anything that’s not comfortable, and if you can relate, today’s post will remedy that for you! I’m teaching you how to sew a tank top and sharing a women’s free tank top pattern that will keep you moving in style and comfort! [Read more…]

DIY Scalloped Zipper Pouch Tutorial (with the Cricut Rotary Blade!)

Can a girl ever have too many zipper pouches? I think we would all agree that the answer is a big no. Last week we delved into the very basics of the Cricut rotary blade, and as promised, today I’m back with a fun and easy project that will teach you how to cut fabric with your Cricut Maker (and perhaps falling in love with the process). I’m sharing this DIY Scalloped Zipper Pouch Tutorial with you and I can’t wait for you to start whipping them up for yourselves! [Read more…]

DIY Girl’s Heart Purse Tutorial

How to cut fabric with the Cricut Maker

We’re just under a month away from Valentine’s Day, and if you’re still looking for project ideas, today I have you covered! I used my trusty Cricut Maker to create this DIY girl’s heart purse tutorial, and you can make one too using your Maker and Cricut rotary blade! If you haven’t learned how to cut fabric with the Cricut Maker yet, now’s the time to get started with this fun DIY Valentine’s Day gift idea! [Read more…]

Cutting Fabric with the Cricut Maker + Rotary Blade

Cricut Maker Rotary Blade

Hi creative friends! Over the past while, I’ve shared a number of sewing tutorials where I’ve included cutting fabric with the Cricut Maker, thanks to the rotary blade. Along the way, I’ve had a lot of you reach out with questions about how exactly the rotary blade works, and wondering if it’s something that they should be using in their own crafting and sewing (short answer, yes!). [Read more…]

Stocking Pattern – Free!

How to Make a Stocking for Christmas

If you’re like me, and a week before Christmas you realize that you’ve once again slacked on getting those new stockings made, today’s post is for you! A peek waaay back in this blog reminded me that our previous stockings were made in 2009, when we only had 2 kids! So my little girls have been borrowing Joel and I’s stockings their entire lives (complete with our initials) – until now! Cause better late than never? So today I’m teaching you how to make stockings for Christmas, and sharing a stocking pattern (free!) and tutorial with you that you can use to make your own and be sooo on the ball like I am this year. [Read more…]