Craft Passion Mask Review – DON’T SEW Until You Read This (6 Tips)

I made the Craft Passion face mask 9 times for myself, 2 adults, and 2 older kids (aged 10-12). I made the ‘teen/woman’ size with no filter pocket or nose wire. Here’s my review. The pattern looks great, it’s relatively easy to sew, and it’s recommended by 11+ hospitals.  It takes twice as long to sew … Read more

Blue Shop Towels for Masks: Good Filter? Safe? Washable?

Today I’m investigating if we can use blue shop towels in face masks. Are they a good, breathable filter? Are they washable? And most importantly, are they safe? Overall, blue shop towels by Toolbox are better at filtering than cotton. They’re harder to breathe through than an N95 mask, but still manageable. They’re not washable. … Read more

4 BEST Toddler & Child Face Mask Patterns + Measurements

Today I’m sharing the best toddler and child face mask patterns. These are all FREE printables. I’ll talk about 1 popular mask style to AVOID for kids. And I’ll share children’s measurements for different mask styles, elastic, and nose wires. To summarise, the best face mask pattern for kids is: A mask with a gap … Read more

FREE Oversized Sleep Mask Pattern for Beginners: PDF + Video

I designed this free sleep mask pattern (download here) to be easy for beginners to sew. This is an extra soft, oversized style mask. It will cover most of your forehead and nose. This small sewing project is perfect for: Scrap fabrics! DIY gifts for family and friends. I’d make a matching scrunchie, fabric gift … Read more

How to Use Fusible Interfacing Correctly (Apply & Prewash)

Fusible interfacing is applied by ironing it onto your fabric. But what’s the right way to do it? And should you pre-wash it? This is a step-by-step tutorial on how to use fusible interfacing. I’m getting my information directly from Pellon and Vilene – 2 of the biggest interfacing manufacturers. Contents list: Video tutorial: 2 … Read more