An easy tutorial for a zippered picnic roll perfect for carrying your reusable utensils. Serves as a placemat, napkin and a trash bag! I like to carry these rolls with me for trailside picnics. The pouch nestles the reusable utensils, and the zipper pouch is great for a proper pack-in, pack-out situation. I like thatContinue reading “Picnic Roll”
Make your own drawstring produce bags!
This is a great project for beginner sewists. Try out all the different stitches on the machine, and make a drawstring bag out of it. Great way to practice threading the machine and spinning a bobbin.
Make a plastic bag sleeve to hang on a cabinet door or for the vehicle. Requires little fabric and sews in less than an hour.
Sew some potholders for colleagues and friends this gift-giving season. A half yard will make four, but the same process can be used to upcycle materials on hand.
Instructions to make a one yard apron with adjustable straps, without a pattern.
Learn to make toasty slippers for home or for gifts out of repurposed fabrics. Great project for beginner sewists and a wonderful gift for any occasion or holiday.
this pocket wrap was inspired by a picture on social media and made from upcycled materials.
A face mask can be a simple home made project for even beginner sewists. You will need a sewing machine for this project. A link to the free pattern is included. Make a few extra for the neighbors and friends, while your at it.
Attaching a button is easy. With just a needle and thread, you can attach a button to anything!