Sew a Stocking

Make up some cute stockings for the holidays this year and ditch the wrapping paper. This pattern includes four sizes of stockings to stuff!

Baby Doll Diaper Sewing Tutorial

Make a diaper for your homemade (or not) doll with this easy sewing pattern that includes 5 sizes and fits my doll patterns well! One pattern, 5 sizes, one low-low price with picture instructions online.

Fancy Pet Collar Sewing Tutorial

Make a quick and easy pet collar with bow tie for the holidays, pictures, and just for fun! The pattern comes in multiple sizes and includes a video and picture tutorial. This is a super easy pattern for beginning sewists to try.

Learn to Sew Inexpensively

Tips and tricks for learning to sew on a tight budget.

Paper Trees: A Family Friendly Holiday Craft

Make a paper tree decoration from an old book. Great craft project for kids.

Adjustable Scrub Cap – a pattern and tutorial

Cotton scrub caps with a drawstring closure would make an excellent gift for the healthcare workers in your life. Styled after those seen on the medical drama Grey’s Anatomy, they are one size fits most and sew together in less than an hour – even for beginner sewists. Get the pattern for $1 on Etsy!

Decoupage: Paper and Glue to a New Look

Anything can be given an updated and quirky look with the help of a little glue and some paper. This cheap craft is easy for all ages and can be used with a variety of types of paper that might be otherwise thrown away.