11 Professional Plaid & Tartan Sewing Project Ideas for Fall

Are you unsure of what to make with tartan / plaid / flannel fabric? Here are 11 ideas that are on-trend and best sellers for stores. They’re great for DIY fall outfits, home decor, and Christmas gifts. Each sewing project idea comes with sewing patterns and tutorials to help you make them. In case you’ve … Read more

6 Professional Sewing Gift Ideas for Men (with Patterns)

This is part 3 of my “sewing gifts” series. Today I’m focusing on easy sewing projects to gift to men. Specifically your boyfriend, husband, dad, brother, and teen boys. I’m sharing professional-looking gift ideas inspired by department store best sellers. You can make these DIY’s for birthdays, fathers day, christmas, thanksgiving, or as spontaneous gifts. I love … Read more

19 Pajama Sewing Patterns for Men (that Look Professional) – 5 FREE

Today I’m sharing pajama sewing patterns for men. This includes free pdf patterns, paid pdf patterns, and physical paper ones. Pj’s are a great DIY gift idea for Christmas, fathers day, and birthdays. They’re practical items that men can get a lot of use out of. If you want to make matching pj’s for the … Read more

22 Cute Pajama Sewing Patterns for Kids (4 are FREE)

Today I’m sharing a HUGE list of pajama sewing patterns for children. This includes free pdf patterns, paid pdf patterns, and physical paper ones. Cute PJ’s are the perfect gift for christmas, birthdays, and new arrivals. They’re a practical gift idea that will actually get used. If you want to make a matching set for … Read more

5 Gorgeous Sewing Gift Ideas for Women (Mom, Friend, Sister)

This is part 2 of my “sewing gifts” series. Today I’m focusing on gifts for women that intermediate sewists can make (and beginners who want a challenge). Go to part 1 for beginner-friendly projects. Like part 1, this post is about sewing gifts for your mom, girlfriends, and sisters. I’m sharing professional-looking gift ideas that … Read more

8 Professional Sewing Gift Ideas for Mom, Friends & Sisters

This is part 1 of my “sewing gifts” series. Today I’m focusing on easy sewing projects to gift to women. Specifically your mom, girlfriends, and sisters. Everything here is simple enough for beginners to make. Go to part 2 for more advanced projects. I’m sharing professional-looking gift ideas that are highly-requested in forums and best … Read more

DIY Seamless Scrunchie with Free Pattern & Video Tutorial

**2022 UPDATE: I no longer recommend this blog post for making seamless scrunchies. I bought and deconstructed 13 scrunchies from stores to see how professional scrunchies are made. I created a new tutorial that reveals their methods for making seamless, professional-quality scrunchies. So I recommend reading that instead 🙂 Every few years, my family round … Read more