Make Your Own Tote Bag

March 3, 2021By Jane ClaussDIY, Fashion 1 Comment

~Jane Clauss, Brother Sews Ambassador   We’re thinking about spring crafts, and one of the trending “it bags” of the season is the easy-to-make market tote. This DIY bag is so satisfying to sew that you might make one for every day of the week! SUPPLIES: Brother Sewing Machine  2 yards of fabric – one … Read More

LOVE Themed Bowl Coozie

February 4, 2021By Jane ClaussEmbroidery, Home Decor No Comments

~Jane Clauss, Brother Sews Ambassador  ~For Decorative-Use Only   Make cozy bowl coozies created with love so you can start spreading joy from your heart to the table. Supplies: Brother sewing and embroidery machine Cotton fabric Cotton batting Straight edge and rotary cutter Measuring tape Scissors Straight pins How to Make it: Cut (2) 10”x10” … Read More

Custom Embroidered Oven Mitt

January 7, 2021By Jane ClaussAccessories, Embroidery 4 Comments

Cozy is the theme this winter! With that in mind, let’s sew a heat resistant oven mitt in the craft room so we can make comforting homemade meals in the kitchen. SUPPLIES:  BROTHER Sewing and Embroidery machine Bias tape Paper scissors Fabric scissors Craft paper Marking pencil Straight pins FABRICS:  1/2 yard thick cotton for … Read More

Old Flannel Shirts into a Tree Skirt!

December 3, 2020By Jane ClaussDIY, Holiday, Video 4 Comments

As you start decorating your Christmas tree this holiday season, think about finishing it off with a heartwarming DIY tree skirt made from old flannel shirts. The process is simple, and the finished product is adorable. SUPPLIES: Brother Sewing & Embroidery Machine 3 flannel shirts; mix and match patterns and colors. 1.5 yds of coordinating … Read More

Adding Puffy Sleeves to a T-Shirt

April 13, 2020By Jane ClaussApparel, DIY, Fashion No Comments

Exaggerated sleeves are the new staple in fashion this year. So, if you’re looking for a way to update your wardrobe, this is a great trick to add puffy sleeves to an old shirt. You will need: Brother sewing machine (I used the Brother Pacesetter PS5234) Fitted t-shirt Coordinating fabric Pattern paper Ruler Scissors Straight … Read More

Get Glamorous with a Simple Stretch Gold Metallic Skirt

January 15, 2020By Jane ClaussApparel, Fashion, Garment No Comments

Please give a warm Stitching Sewcial welcome to fashion sewer, crafty DIYer, and EMMY winning major market television and radio personality, Jane Monzures! Jane will be showcasing her couture talents monthly on the Stitching Sewcial blog with fun, fashion-friendly projects, and DIY videos. Welcome, Jane! Hi friends and thanks! Today, let’s get your glamour on … Read More