Have you ever wanted to design your own knitting pattern but thought it seemed intimidating? If you already know how to knit and can do a little bit of basic math, you can design your own patterns! Once you understand the basic construction of any given garment or accessory, it's easy to construct your own … Continue reading Intro to Mitten Construction: Tips on How to Design Your Own Knitting Pattern
Scrap Happy Craft Kits are back in the shop and just $5 each (+shipping). Because I've amassed so much crafty goodness over the years and never throw any of it away, I am offering these carefully curated embellishment kits, featuring scraps and leftover fabric, buttons, etc. They're perfect for small projects, scrapbook or junk journaling … Continue reading Scrappers’ Delight, take two!
7 tips for beginning sewists! Yep, I made another awkward video. (Hey, you gotta start somewhere!) And the information itself isn't that bad, though...I hope you find this informative!! Do you have any special advice or tips for sewists, beginning or otherwise? I'd love to hear them! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LcLSITPgslU
I always love a good excuse to use pearls (faux or otherwise!) In this simple tutorial, I'll show you how to make your own chic-n-easy hair accessories. I feel like these could go dress or casual or anything in between. Check it out here and make your own variations!: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ICCKZNo7mB8&t=4s PS--if you do make these, … Continue reading Pearl Hair Barrettes: DIY
Currently, I'm working toward creating a series of embroidery videos...naturally, though, that project is coming a long a little slowly (because that's what I do, ya know?!) But these are the first two; I hope you'll find them informative! I have ideas for the next ones, but simply need to get them done...(since I started … Continue reading Embroidery School
I've been meaning to create some tutorial videos and finally managed to post one this week! There are so many things I want to share. One of the most difficult things is deciding what to do first. (Oh, and actually making the video. That's no small feat...much respect to all the youtubers out there who … Continue reading Tutorial: How to Sew on a Button
Farmer's Market season is nearly upon us! This is something I just realized the other day...I also realized that I've been really bad about remembering to bring my totes to the grocery store. Market totes are the kind of thing you can't have too many of....(especially when you're forgetful.) I thought this might be a … Continue reading Totes Totes: Free Market Bag Tutorials & Patterns