9 DIY Dog Bandana Patterns

How to make diy dog bandana and vests for dogs complete with pictured instructions has never been so easy. These diy dog bandana’s are made out of soft comfortable material. So, your furry companion(s) will love wearing them. They would also make thoughtful gifts for pet lovers. {wink} Grab your sewing materials, you are going to love making any

9 DIY Boot Cuffs Tutorials

How to make DIY Boot Cuffs, are easier than you’d think, especially if you upcycle! Did you know that old sweaters are a great resource for making DIY boot socks? Use these free patterns to create your own DIY boot cuffs in a fun trendy style.  These designs include upcycled, lacy, crocheted and knitted boot cuffs. You’ll love to wear them

11 Easy Fleece Projects to Make

Fleece is one of the easiest fabrics to sew and work with. You can make such fun projects, accessories, and gifts when you sew fleece. To get you inspired, here are 11 easy gifts to make with fleece {a sewing how to}. Tip Junkie has 167 fleece patterns including over 314 free patterns all with pictured tutorials to learn or how to

Cowl Capelet

This capelet is snug and fashionable. Free pattern and video tutorial to make it easy to sew. View This Tutorial

Scraper Mitt

Don’t you hat getting ice up your sleeve when you scrape the windsheild of your car? No more with this useful different gift. View This Tutorial


What could be better than being some TOAST & JAM? Make up a little WARM PACK or soothing COOL PACK (filled with rice that you can heat up in the microwave or cool in the freezer.) You can make a case to surround the rice pack using any combination you like (perhaps w/ scrap material

Sew a homemade reversible Headband

If you are a quilter you probably have a lot of fun patterned fabric-so put it to good use by sewing a headband. Use up your extra scraps making this fun reversible headband. It makes a great gift. You can use a holiday print on one side, and everyday on the other. It is easy

24 Party Planning Templates and Ideas

How to plan a party just got easier with these free printable party planner and party guide worksheets as well as 14 crafting theme ideas.  I’ve included party themes on the alphabet, art, bubbles, coloring, jewelry making, painting, pinwheel, sewing, and tie dye.  {squeal}  The free party planning printables include party list, printable planner and printable organizer.  Use these free party checklists

33 Beautiful Ways on How to Tie A Scarf

How to tie a scarf is now esier than ever!  You’ll love all of these pictured tutorials on how to tie a scarf or wear a scarf in fun trendy ways like the infinity, circle, and  ruffle scarves.  I’ve even included long scarves like a pashmina, crochet scarves, or hooded scarf.  I’m blown away at the

14 Sewing Tutorials to Make

Sew and make easy gifts with these cut & sew patterns to make which include simple sewing projects including rick rack placemats, pom pom napkin rings, dish towels, bags, key chains and clothing. Tip Junkie has 426 Gifts to Sew patterns including over 1000 Homemade Christmas Gifts all with pictured tutorials to learn on how to make. You can always search

Hooded Dragon Cape

If your child isn’t a fan of costumes, this is the tutorial for you. This felt hooded dragon cape is lightweight, has a hood for warmth, and slits in the hands for your child to flap the wings!

Custom fit leggings

Pattern for your own custom fit leggings for women and kids. In many parts of the world Autumn or Fall is here and Winter is on the way. It’s time to think about wrapping up warm and adding an extra layer. When I’m not in shorts, I’m in leggings. So enjoy this free tutorial for

Felt Moccasin Slippers

These felt moccasin slippers are warm, stylish, and so easy to make! They’ll inexpensive and will keep your little one’s toes nice and cozy in the winter. I’ve also included a free pattern in size 11.

Reading a sewing pattern

How to read, interpret and understand a sewing pattern envelope. You’ve heard me moan on and on before about my early fitting issues with commercial patterns. Some All of those early issues were my own fault – in many cases I simply didn’t know how to pick my correct size from the pattern or used