How to Make Scrunchies with Tails + FREE Printable Pattern

Here’s how I make scrunchies with tails. You can download the printable template I use here. Video sewing tutorials: This tutorial covers how to make: a tail the main scrunchie using a hair tie. For step-by-step written instructions, go to my diy scrunchie with hair tie post. If you’re using elastic or a fabric that … Read more

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

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

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

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

41 Linen Sewing Project Ideas with Free Patterns & Tutorials

Wondering what to sew with linen? Here’s a roundup of inspiring sewing project ideas. For each idea, I have shared sewing patterns and tutorials to help you make it. I’m covering linen clothing (including plus size friendly patterns), home, and bedding ideas. If you’re a complete beginner, I recommend starting with the easiest projects here: … Read more