Peekaboo Project Pouches

January 18, 2019By Mister DomesticDIY, Projects, Sewing 5 Comments

As 2019 approached, I basically had organization on the brain. On the tail end of deep dive cleaning my sewing room, I suddenly felt that I needed quilted project pouches for my WIPs (Works in Progress). And if I needed them, I’m thinking that many of y’all out there might need them too. And even … Read More

Embellish Pant Legs with Embroidery

June 12, 2018By Angela WolfDIY, Embroidery, Projects 2 Comments

Adding a touch of embroidery is a great way to upcycle a pair of pants or if sewing from scratch, you can plan ahead for the placement. For this tutorial I am using a pair of ready-to-wear capris. Supplies: Seam ripper Tailors chalk Embroidery Stabilizer: Pacesetter lightweight, adhesive backed, water soluble stabilizer SA8906 Note: If … Read More

Easy Beach Bag Sewing Tutorial

May 23, 2018By Emily ThompsonDIY, Sewing, Tutorial 3 Comments

Summer is here!! There are so many fun summer sewing projects you can make, but you can never have too many bags for summer fun. I’ve got an easy beach/pool bag sewing tutorial to share with you today. This is a great size bag for hauling around all your supplies for summer water fun. Grab … Read More

Create a Fun Circular Bag

April 2, 2018By Angela WolfDIY, Projects, Tutorial 2 Comments

There are so many ways to embellish fabric with a sewing machine including free motion embroidery, couching, and decorative stitching to name a few. Why not combine all of these! In this blog post, I showed how to use the circular attachment which adapts to various Brother sewing machines. Now, what to do with this … Read More

The Little Black Clutch

November 9, 2017By Joanne BankoDIY, Projects, Tutorial 11 Comments

This little black clutch is the perfect accessory for holiday outfits, special occasions and makes a great gift. I used the Brother NS1750D machine to personalize the clutch with a glittering machine embroidered monogram and designer style decorative stitches, all built in to the machine. Your friends will want one too so why not make … Read More

VIDEO: Part 10 – Attaching Your Bodice

February 7, 2017By It's Sew EasyGarment, Sewing 6 Comments

Part Ten of the Fifteen Part series about making your own Little Black Dress with Angela Wolf! This episode is all about Attaching Your Bodice! Machine used: Project Runway Limited Edition Innov-ís 40e In this episode, Angela discusses how to attach your bodice to the skirt at the waist including: Same technique whether you have … Read More

VIDEO: Sew a Zipper with the Laser Vision Guide

August 5, 2016By Angela WolfSewing, Tips & Tricks 2 Comments

Brother Machine: DreamWeaver XE VM6200D Features: • Brother Sew Straight™ Laser Vision Guide – available in various Brother sewing machines Supplies: 2 pieces of fabric 2 pieces of fusible interfacing Standard zipper Universal thread Seam gauge Zipper sewing machine foot Fabric pen Sewing in Your Zipper Sewing a zipper has never been easier with the … Read More