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I'm making my first tote...and I swear this project is jinxed. The worst thing I did was grab my rotary cutter instead of the marking pen. Anyhow, I want to put somethink in the bottom of the tote to make it firm. I was thinking cardboard, but that'll g
I am trying to find patterns and/or directions for making covers for golf clubs. I have found a few using GOOGLE, but I would like to find several more options. I would like to find a pattern using denim or old jeans so that I could embroider some desig
Hello Cuties- I will try to explain how I made the Valet Tray for those who were wanting to know. I used my walking foot on my regular sewing machine and also my little Wonder clips, by Clover, to hold vinyl together as you cannot pin. *I cut t
And again caps. Watermelon. I sew the caps from fleece and velor. Color of a takna for some caps not natural. I sewed from fabric which was available for me. But the image of watermelon is kept. The tie is sewed from fabric similar to felt. It
I am trying to redo a canopy for a carseat. I was just replacing the pink cording for blue but can't seem to get a needle to sew through it. I ordered leather needles thinking the canopy has what looks like a weather resistant layer to it. The leather ne
Another UPDATE The zipper is now in and I have been spending hours upon hours hand stitching this guipure lace to the bodice. I was hoping to attach it by machine but the satin has a stretch feature and the lace doesn't so that will cause no end of he
Tissue Cases-when sewing them do you use a batting between fabrics or interfacing or not anything? The pattern I got off net didn't show anything in between but was wondering how you make yours. I know Lillian made 125 (!!!) at one time, but I don't wan
Now don't faint.......I am actually posting in the sewing section and no it is not a mistake..LOL..I bought some fabrics that I thought would make nice pillow covers and found a you tube video on making an envelope case....this is my first attempt and am
I got these in a "mystery bag" of covered button blanks at my thrift store. I figure the big 4 pieces are for a fabric covered closure...maybe belt closure??? the other one that is upside down is just smooth silver on the other side...maybe missing a pi
The 50's night finally came! I really have been busy with not only sewing Nora's dress and slip, babysitting two whole days and one night, then doing both the girls hair today and getting the kids ready! Whew! I told my husband all that for a few hours!
Hello Cuties, I thought I would show you the '50's dress I'm making for Nora to wear to a party Saturday. Not nearly finished, everything waist down is basted, but I'm waiting for her to try on. Mom picked fabric from my 'stash' and this is an old p