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DIY Reusable Grocery Tote Bag Tutorial

DIY Reusable Grocery Tote Bag Tutorial

Starting this month, our city’s stores won’t be providing paper or plastic bags for free, to encourage the use of reusable bags. We’ve been getting into the habit for a while, but we will definitely need more bags.

Hootie the Upcycled Owl Tutorial

Hootie the Upcycled Owl Tutorial

Free Pattern: Hootie the Upcycled Scrappy Owl softie

Reusable Lunch Tote Tutorial

Reusable Lunch Tote Tutorial

I was in desperate need of a new lunch bag to bring to work.  I have been looking for months and just couldn't find anything that I thought would fit my needs.  So I decided to make myself a lunch tote.  Now I can fit everything that I need and more into my lunch bag.

Easy Teacher Tote Tutorial

Easy Teacher Tote Tutorial

How to make Easy Teacher Tote.  This would make an awesome end-of-year gift for your child’s teacher!  The roomy tote could be used to carry all of their papers and books to and from school.  And for the summertime, your favorite teacher could use it to carry a good book and a towel to the pool. 

How to Sew a Drawstring Bag

How to Sew a Drawstring Bag

How to Make a Drawstring Bag ( Easy Sewing Project). Learn how to make a drawstring bag easily with this DIY sewing tutorial. Very easy and quick to whip up, you can make one in 10 minutes.

Boxy Travel Toiletry Bag Tutorial

Boxy Travel Toiletry Bag Tutorial

This is the mother of all toiletry bags and I'll tell you why.
1. It's made out of waterproof oilcloth
2. It's CAVERNOUS.
I'm usually packing my toiletries and Matt's in my toiletry bag, so I need some space.  This one is perfect.  It would be great for diapers & wipes, for all your makeup, to put your sunscreen and essentials in at the beach, for whatever. 

Square Foldover Clutch Tutorial

Square Foldover Clutch Tutorial

The sweetest little Square Foldover Clutch.  This clutch is perfect for a quick run to the store or a night out.  It easily fits keys, phone, money, and other small essentials.  

Easy Peasy Tote Tutorial

Easy Peasy Tote Tutorial

This might be the easiest bag ever.  It's a great size for almost anything and it's so fast and easy to make.

Fabric Bucket Free Tutorial

Fabric Bucket Free Tutorial

These babies are fun to make and great for keeping odds and ends in one place.  They'd be a great place for socks, toys, magazines, hand towels, etc.

DIY Crochet Bag Tutorial

DIY Crochet Bag Tutorial

The bag body is made in one piece, starting with the base. You will add a row of single crochet around the edge of the base, then work in the round up the sides. The flap is then worked back and forth in rows. The shoulder strap and buckle straps are made separately in contrasting yarn and sewn on at the end.

Quilted Lunch Bag Tutorial

Quilted Lunch Bag Tutorial

A quick and easy bag perfect for school lunches, picnics, storing toys or cosmetics and just about anything else. Free tutorial with pictures on how to make a Quilted lunch bag 

Lazy Crayon Roll Tutorial

Lazy Crayon Roll Tutorial

I have seen lots of crayon and pencil rolls on blogs and always thought that one would make a nice wee gift for a young child. . .nb. for some reason I tend to search for tutorials after I have made something, to see if I have made it correctly, rather than before, which would make far more sense... 

Chevron Quilt Pattern with No Triangles Tutorial

Chevron Quilt Pattern with No Triangles Tutorial

I've put together a tutorial on how to make a chevron quilt with no half square triangles.

Green Grocery Bag Tutorial

Green Grocery Bag Tutorial

I think I have mentioned on this blog before how much I love a good carry bag. But I what I don't enjoy is sewing bag handles. So I have been tinkering with a bag pattern that doesn't require handles. Well doesn't require handles that need turning through and attaching to the bag (since I'm not sure a carry bag without handles is still technically a carry bag).

How to Sew a Bento Bag. Free Tutorial

How to Sew a Bento Bag. Free Tutorial

The tutorial includes all of the instructions to make a bento bag  and a sandwich wrap that folds out to a place mat (below).  The projects are beginner-friendly, but we’ve included some nice finishing details so that they will hold up against rough-and-tumble little ones and frequent trips through the washing machine.  

Simple Patchwork Quilted Pillow Tutorial

Simple Patchwork Quilted Pillow Tutorial

I wanted to find a way to use up those odd-shaped leftovers from the Comma, Pyramid, Hexagon quilt. You could utilize this method for any scraps produced from an equilateral triangle quilt.

Rolling Diamonds Quilt Block Tutorial

Rolling Diamonds Quilt Block Tutorial

Rolling Diamonds Quilt Block free Tutorial. 12.5” square unfinished cutting directions for 1 square
Note: Scant 1/4” seams recommended throughout.

Ruffle Tote Bag Tutorial

Ruffle Tote Bag Tutorial

Ruffle Tote Bag Tutorial. Shabby Chic | Rag quilt purse, Bags tutorial, Fabric bags

Coach Style Handbag – Free Sewing Tutorial

Coach Style Handbag – Free Sewing Tutorial

“Coach” Style Handbag – Free Sewing Tutorial

Reversible Rag Tote Bag Tutorial

Reversible Rag Tote Bag Tutorial

Tired of the plain old rag bag that uses charm pack squares?  Here is a pattern that is simple, fun and uses up your scraps.

Free Messenger Bag Pattern & Tutorial

Free Messenger Bag Pattern & Tutorial

I love this bag!  As a mama, it carries everything I need and is not the typical “mom bag”.  I use stylish fabric and I easily transform this bag into something that is perfect for everyday use.  It holds a few extra diapers, tissues, wipes and all the other stuff I need, while my cell phone, car keys and wallet have individual pockets to keep me organized.

Military Shoulder Bag Tutorial

Military Shoulder Bag Tutorial

What can you refashion a man's shirt into? A skirt, a dress or a woman's shirt. But when it comes to a military shirt the first choice that pops up into your mind is a shoulder bag.

Beautiful Day Lined Tote Bag Tutorial

Beautiful Day Lined Tote Bag Tutorial

I love cute bags and I love them more if they're handmade! So, one afternoon, I kept my kids entertained with papers and watercolors beside me while I sat down with my sewing buddy - my sturdy Alfa 4550. We whipped this cute lined tote which I called the "Beautiful Day Tote Bag".

Easy Quilted Reversible Tote Tutorial

Easy Quilted Reversible Tote Tutorial

let me share with you a tutorial for this easy-peasy quilted reversible tote I made for this summer. I bring this tote to work to hold my packed snacks, a bottle of water and my on-the-go medicine kit. 

Makeup Brush Roll Holder Tutorial

Makeup Brush Roll Holder Tutorial

How to Sew a Fabric Makeup Brush Holder. Free Sewing Tutorial.

Half-Square Triangles – Easy Tutorial

Half-Square Triangles – Easy Tutorial

This week’s clue for the Orca Bay Mystery Quilt is to make 350 half-square triangle (HSQ) units that measure 2″ square unfinished, 1.5″ finished (when sewn into a block or the quilt itself). After all the cutting I did for the quarter-square triangle units I wasn’t looking forward to this step.

How to Quilt using your embroidery machine

How to Quilt using your embroidery machine

This is a basic tutorial for simple quilting in the hoop without marking your quilt top.  It is good practice if you ever want to move on to doing special designs in specific shapes, blocks and spaces.

Snowball Block Tutorial

Snowball Quilt Block Tutorial

I’m doing a bunch of snowball blocks for a new quilt top and I thought I’d share my method.  Snowball blocks normally have smaller corner triangles but I wanted more color in my quilt so mine are bigger.

The Paper Pieced Pineapple Pincushion Tutorial

Paper Pieced Pineapple Quilt Block

This is a great block to learn paper piecing on and use up scraps at the same time! You can use it to make a mini quilt with several blocks or just use it as I did for a small pincushion.

Mario Pixel Quilt Block. Pattern and Tutorial

Mario Pixel Quilt Block. Pattern and Tutorial

Mario Quilt Block · How To Make A Patchwork Quilt. Free Pattern and Tutorial. 

Bargello Quilt Along – Part 3

Bargello Quilt Along – Tutorial – Quilting and Finishing

Part 3 – Quilting and Finishing. Miss the earlier parts?  Part 1 is here and Part 2 is here!
Hopefully you’ve got either a placemat or a tablerunner top pieced together if you followed the steps in parts 1 and 2. 

Bargello Placemat Quilt Along – Part 2

Bargello Placemat Quilt Along Tutorial

Part 2 – Cutting your tubes, using your seam ripper and sewing rows back together. Miss Part 1? You can find it here! By now you should have all your fabric cut and sewn together into tubes.  Depending on which pattern you are doing you should either have four tubes sewn together for the placemats or two tubes for the table runner.  If you are doing both you will have six tubes total!

Bargello Placemat Quilt Along – Part 1

Bargello Placemat Quilt Along Tutorial

Part 1 – Fabric Selection, cutting and Strip Piecing. Welcome fellow quilt alongers! This will be part 1 of a 3 part quilt along to make some simple placemats and an optional table runner using the bargello technique.

Cathedral Window Quilt Tutorial

Cathedral Window Quilt Tutorial

I hope the instructions make sense, and that you enjoy making this blanket as much as I did. My advice...start small. Try a doll quilt or baby quilt before you get yourself in too deep. I would also say that as you increase the size of the quilt, increase the size of your squares.

Interlocking Seasons Quilt Block Tutorial

Interlocking Seasons Quilt Block Tutorial

This 12.5” x 12.5” block will require 6 different fabrics; 4 for the outer rings, 1 for center ring, and 1 for background.

Swirling Hexagon. Quilt Block Tutorial

Swirling Hexagon. Quilt Block Tutorial

This Hexagon quilt piece will require 6 different fabrics and can be made as large as you’d like just by continuing the swirl. This tutorial will use three 1” wide strips and a 1” triangle per each color.

Modern String Quilt Block Tutorial

Modern String Quilt Block Tutorial

This Modern String Block is perfect for quick, minimalist quilts or table toppers. Use up some of your scraps to make these wonky striped blocks in order to create a gorgeous, understated finished product.

Prairie Points Two Ways Tutorial

Prairie Points Two Ways Tutorial

I was playing with Prairie Points so I thought I'd share a little tutorial for anyone interested.

Dresden Plate Easy Tutorial

Dresden Plate Easy Tutorial

I've been on a dresden plate kick lately and have had many questions about the block. It truly is easy so I thought I'd share a little "how to."

Kaleidoscope Quilt Blocks Tutorial

Kaleidoscope Quilt Blocks Tutorial

I'm a visual learner so there are lots of pictures.  I hope this is helpful as well as clear. So here we go...

Pooch Pouch Tutorial

Pooch Pouch Tutorial

Abby has been wanting me to share a tutorial for the pooch pouch I made for her when we attended doggie obedience school.  

How to Make a Quillow (Pillow/Quilt)

How to Make a Quillow (Pillow/Quilt)

How to Make a Quillow (blanket/pillow). Free Sewing Tutorial.

Japanese Otedama Bags Tutorial

Japanese Otedama Bags Tutorial

How to make Japanese patchwork juggling bags (otedama).  They’re made from strips of fabric just 1 3/4″ x 3 1/2″.  For the less coordinated among us who don’t have a hope of learning to juggle, these would also make super cute pattern weights.

Pebble Applique Tutorial

Pebble Applique Tutorial

Scrappy Hoop Sampler Tutorial using Freezer Paper Applique. You can make this project any size you like. My hoop measure 8″ but you could go bigger or smaller or a different shape hoop. I really like the oval shaped ones . Or if hoops aren’t your thing you could go square or rectangle and stretch your fabric over a canvas or pop it in a regular picture frame.

Liberty & Linen Napkin Tutorial

Liberty & Linen Napkin with Reverse Applique  & Bias Binding Tutorial

Liberty & Linen Napkin with Reverse Applique  & Bias Binding Tutorial. Mix in some bias binding, a spot of reverse applique and a few hand stitches & you’ve got yourself some personalised cloth napkins…

How to Make a Drawstring Bag

How to Make a Drawstring Bag

I used  little drawstring bag tutorial as the base pattern to which I machine appliqued droplets of Liberty, adding a few hand stitches and some vintage ribbon & sequins for a subtle sparkle.

Re-Usable & Reversible Bag Tutorial

Re-Usable & Reversible Bag Tutorial

So we covered Fabric Wrapping Paper previously, but what about when you just need a gift bag?  I know most people already save and reuse gift bags, but how much cuter is one made out of fabric - that's also reversible?!? 

DIY Applique Pillowcase

DIY Applique Pillowcase

This pillowcase took me about a day to make but it was a lot of work. It's the first time I tried to applique something - meaning, laying a piece of fabric decoratively on top of the project, and then stitching it on there as an additional layer.

Boy Messenger Bag Tutorial

Boy Messenger Bag Tutorial

I searched the internet, high and low for a tutorial on a cool boy messenger bag. Alas, there weren't any that fit what I wanted... A cool, medium sized bag, to house my boy's Bible and binder that he brings to church each week.

DIY: Oil Cloth Bag / Purse Tutorial

DIY: Oil Cloth Bag / Purse Tutorial

Hi There.  So I worked hard to create a tutorial for you to make one of my favorite things… My oilcloth wristlet.  It is cute, fun and super convenient for quick trips out, walking kids to the park, carrying essentials at the gym or on a bike ride (the large strap fits nicely over the handlebars).