How to repurpose an old sweatshirt. Upcycle ideas

What can you make with an old sweatshirt? As it turns out, quite a lot. Here are my DIY sweatshirt upcycle ideas for now.

The surprising truth about sewing shirts

Hey everybody, I’ve had a major revelation after sewing my first button-down shirt. It appears that I’ve been lying to myself all this time. Sewing shirts is not difficult at all! Moreover, the whole process is genuinely fun!

15 things I wish I knew when I started sewing

Today I want to share some ideas that might help beginner sewists along the way. These are 15 things I wish I knew when I started sewing.

First time sewing a girls wool coat. Here’s what I learned

This is my first time making a wool coat for little girls, and I’m in love with the result! This sewing project was quite an adventure from start to finish.

Sewing supplies list – 12 things you really need

Here’s what should be on your sewing supplies list. This list breaks down 12 essential tools, so you’ll know what you need to get started.

10 reasons why you need a self-healing cutting mat

A good self-healing cutting mat is a real investment for any crafter. It’s a sturdy, resilient, and amazing tool that makes accurate cutting much easier. Here are 10 reasons why you need a cutting mat for your sewing room.

Tips for sewing tulle on your regular sewing machine

A practical guide to sewing with tulle fabric that will help you feel confident enough to begin your first tulle project. Here are my tips and tricks for sewing tulle on your regular sewing machine.

What to do after buying your first sewing machine

So you’ve bought your first sewing machine. Congratulations! Now, what do you do first? We have a few practical suggestions for beginner sewists. These are the most important things you need to know before you start sewing.

How to sew straight lines on your sewing machine

Are you having trouble sewing straight lines on your sewing machine? It is a common challenge faced by beginners, time after time. Here are my top tips and tricks for sewing a straight stitch, and all the things I wish I’d known when I started learning to sew.

The best scissors for sewing in 2022

A great pair of fabric scissors is an essential item every sewist needs. Take a look at this list of the best sewing scissors that cut through layers of fabric like soft butter.