Lip Balm Holder Keychain Tutorial + Free Pattern

What is it about lip balm that makes them so hard to keep track of? I seem to never be able to find it just when I need it, and having little ones around who like to share definitely doesn’t help ;). Hopefully today’s project will change that! I’m sharing a keychain chapstick holder tutorial (and free pattern!) that you can hook to your purse, diaper bag, or use as your vehicle keychain to keep it always handy! [Read more…]

DIY Bow Scrunchies – Mini Style!

How to make a scrunchie

Have you jumped on the scrunchie train yet? It’s one 90s trend that I’m so glad to see back. Many of you have used our DIY scrunchie free pattern to learn how to make a scrunchie, and today I’m back with another fun spin on the classic scrunchie. I’m sharing this Mini DIY Bow Scrunchie Tutorial, along with a free pattern and video tutorial! [Read more…]

Heart Pillow Pattern – Free PDF Download

heart pillow pattern

While I’m not the biggest fan of Valentine’s Day, I am a big fan of all of the projects that get to come with it! Today’s project is a perfect gift for the young or old (ahem, more mature?), or perhaps even for yourself! This DIY heart pillow has a built in pocket that’s perfect for hiding little Valentine’s Day treats or trinkets, and I’m sharing a free pdf pattern download and video tutorial with you. Let’s get to it, and before you know it you’ll have this easy DIY heart pillow pattern completed and ready to gift! [Read more…]

Girls’ DIY Pinafore Dresses + New Pattern Sneak Peek!

DIY Girls Dress

As I mentioned in the post about my boys’ Christmas bow ties, these posts are my favorite projects of the year, but if I had to pick a very favorite between the boys and girls outfits, well… Of course the girls always win! I’m sharing all about the DIY girls’ pinafore dresses that I made for Hattie and Lola for Christmas, one of which is a first look of an upcoming pattern I’m working on, and the other is an upcoming pinafore dress tutorial I’ll be sharing here soon! [Read more…]

Bow Tie Pattern // Boys’ Christmas Outfits

How to Make a Bow Tie

It may be a week or so into the new year, but today I’m going to back up just a bit so I can share some of what are always my favorite sewing projects of the year, my kids’ handmade Christmas outfits. I’ve divided it up into two posts, and you can find all about my girls’ pinafore dresses here, and in this post I’ll be sharing about the bow tie pattern I used for my boys’ outfits. [Read more…]