5 Essential Cricut Craft Tools

Cricut Craft Tools

Hi creative friends! When attempting a sewing, crafting, or DIY project, the right tools can make all the difference. Have you ever been excited to cut out a pattern out of your favorite fabric, and then shortly after became frustrated that your scissors or rotary blade wasn’t cutting smoothly? I’ve been there too many times to count, and today’s post, sponsored by Cricut, will hopefully be a good reminder for all of us of the importance that the right tools are for a successful project outcome. These Cricut Craft Tools are 5 of my favorites to use, whether I’m sewing, working with paper, or working on my latest DIY project for my home! [Read more…]

DIY Phone Armband

How to Make a Phone Armband

After one too many workouts at the gym being annoyed that I had to carry my phone around, but too many times refusing to spend money on what was essentially a tube of knit fabric to hold my phone, I finally decided to take matters into my own hands! The result is a DIY phone armband that is super practical, comfortable, and easy to wear, and today I’m going to teach you how to make an armband for yourself! [Read more…]

DIY Toddler Backpack with the Cricut Maker

Sewing with the Cricut Maker

Hi creative friends! I’m back today with another fun DIY backpack tutorial for you! It’s no secret that I love to use my Cricut Maker for sewing projects, and if you haven’t started already, I hope today’s post will get you on the bandwagon and that you’ll be itching to start sewing with Cricut as well! Ready to learn how to make a backpack with the Cricut Maker? [Read more…]

How to Make Knot Scrunchies – With Free Pattern + Video Tutorial!

How to Make Scrunchies

Whether those of us who were teenagers in the 90s like it or not, the 90s are back, along with its iconic clothing and accessories! Some of those trends I could definitely live without, but one that I’m super excited to see having a comeback is hair scrunchies! And as usually happens when an old trend becomes new again, we’re seeing lots of new fun scrunchie variations. One of my favorites are knotted scrunchies, and today I’m going to teach you both how to make a scrunchie, and how to make a fun DIY Knot Scrunchie!

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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…]