Adding Puffy Sleeves to a T-Shirt

April 13, 2020By Jane MonzuresApparel, 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

Autumn Inspired Harvest Time Pillow

October 21, 2019By Janice FergusonDIY, Holiday, Home Decor 8 Comments

Capture the beauty of this colorful season with a pillow created with the fabrics of fall. With the ever-popular burlap, a glorious autumn cotton print and a burlap rosette, memories of back-to-school, Halloween, and Thanksgivings past will linger even on the occasional gray days of November. Use any Brother sewing machine and some fabric to … Read More

Custom Halloween Candy Bag

October 11, 2019By Brother SewsCostume, DIY, Holiday No Comments

Need a spooky yet stylish trick or treat bag for Halloween? Well, here’s a fun project where you can create your very own candy bag for your little ghosts and goblins! Make one for all your little monsters! Supplies needed: Pins, Brother Sewing Machine, Fabric of your choosing Step 1. Cut out your pattern pieces … Read More

Snazzy Embroidered Hip Flask Cover

September 27, 2019By Mister DomesticDIY, Embroidery, Projects No Comments

As much as I love the epic long-term project, I also super love something that is quick & easy with a little extra ooh-la-la. From birthdays to holidays to weddings to you name it, there’s just something extra special about giving someone a handmade gift. Perfect for any occasion, this embroidered hip flask cover definitely … Read More

Patriotic Bandana Picnic Bag

July 12, 2019By Laura PiferDIY, Sewing, Tutorial 1 Comment

Now that we have mastered the dish covers, it’s time for some more patriotic fun! We do need something fun to carry these dishes in and why not keep the bandana theme going here. I always have a stack of them handy because they can be used for simple projects like this picnic bag. Get … Read More

Stylish Embroidered Cork Cuffs

July 10, 2019By Emily ThompsonDIY, Tutorial, Video 9 Comments

Make stylish and adorable cork cuffs to complete your summer look with this easy embroidery tutorial. I love embroidery because the machine does all the work for you! You can add any design or words to your cuffs to make a personalized summer accessory. Perfect for teens and their friends. Supplies: Brother NS1150E Embroidery Machine … Read More