Hiya! So for those of you living in the northern hemisphere you’ve probably noticed it’s kinda cold and rainy outside, right? 🙂 Well, I did, and I’m also living in an apartment. So when it comes to doing DIY stuff involving spray painting, I really dread going to the street level, laying a cardboard, having… Read More Quick Tip: Spray Painting at Home
Hi guys! If you’re new to this blog, welcome! For any experienced readers, Thank You for sticking around! 🙂 When I first moved to an apartment with two girlfriends, I used to just wing it when it got to doing shopping for groceries. I was really lazy, and never gave a thought about what… Read More Magnetic Pen Holder
You know how you do the same sewing mistakes over and over? We’ve all been there. I know I’m not that experienced of a sewer, but along my projects I have developed a (growing) set of tools and methods to quicken and better my sewing. Here are a few tips that you might benefit from:… Read More Sewing at the Speed of…. Sew!
Bonjour bloggers! Kind of embarrassing to admit this, but I actually had another post in mind for you about a summer top. And then this happened: I just hate it when you spend the time and effort into a project, and then find out you chose the fabric all wrong – so FRUSTRATING! Don’t worry though, I have since moved… Read More Quick Tip: French Seams
I have been playing around with patternmaking recently (SHORTS! coming soon…) and I found out I had a lot of different pieces to work with. When I got to sewing, I had to go back-and-forth from the pattern to the fabric pieces, in order to: figure out which piece corresponds to which pattern piece ✖ which pieces… Read More Matching Seams Made EASY
Does your sewing machine have a big appetite for light-weight fabrics? But, like me, you don’t have either a fabric stabilizer, tissue paper nor a straight-stitch needle plate? Make your own straight-stitch needle plate! 😀 Just cut some washi tape, and paste it on top of the plate opening, not covering the feed dogs. Move your needle… Read More Straight Stitch Plate Trick
Hey there! This is just to spread some internet love. I just ADORE this girl’s tutorials, she explains a lot of sewing stuff, very thoroughly and easy to follow. I found this video of her making a table top sewing board and it’s GENIUS! I’m all about sharing smart sewing ideas. If you’re not already following her… Read More Video Share: Ironing Board