Sunday, 29 April 2018

Showcasing ~ Donut Pattern Weights ~ Tutorial

No sewing at all involved in today's showcased tutorial, but I can guarantee you'll use them all the time in your sewing room if you make some. I know I would!!!

Learn how to make donut pattern weights ~ My Golden Thimble

Saturday, 28 April 2018

15 Free Tutorials ~ Grocery / Shopping / Market Bags

In many parts of the world, single use plastic bags have been banned. Even where there is such no ban in force however, more and more people are reacting to the mounting evidence that our planet would be better off if we find more sustainable alternatives to single use plastic bags to carry our shopping. It's time for us all to ditch single use plastic shopping bags.

Today I'm showcasing more than fifteen FREE bag & tote patterns and tutorials, all selected from the Bags & Totes collection, here at Threading My Way. Each contains step by step detailed instructions, with lots of photos, showing how you can make a bag for yourself.

Free reusable shopping bag, market tote, grocery bag patterns & tutorials ~ Threading My Way

Sunday, 15 April 2018

Showcasing ~ How to Foundation Paper Piece

If you've never done Foundation Paper Piecing, today's showcased tutorial is for you. Or, if you're like me and get confused at the beginning of a FPP project, EVERY single time, the video tutorial will be a great refresher.

Learn how to do Foundation Paper Piecing. Free tree pattern & video tutorial by The Crafty Nomad

Saturday, 14 April 2018

Showcasing ~ How to Weave a Floor Rug ~ Tutorial

Rag rugs appeal to me. Made using fabric off casts, they're a great way to upcycle old linen, they look good, and they're practical too.

Learn how to upcycle and weave a floor rug. Tutorial by The Farmhouse in the Field

Sunday, 8 April 2018

Showcasing ~ Liberty Fabric Clay Dish ~ Decoupage Tutorial

I don't know about you, but I find shallow dishes are the perfect way to hold small bits and pieces in my sewing room, with the contents constantly changing depending on my current project. Today's showcased tutorial doesn't involve any sewing, but does use up very small scraps of fabric.


Saturday, 7 April 2018

Showcasing ~ Five Pocket Zippered Pouch

Today's showcased project features a pouch containing three zippered compartments, with two slip pockets between. Measuring 9" x 7½", this roomy bag could be used for many things - makeup, travel sewing kit, to protect small tablets and eReaders, or a purse organiser in a larger bag.

Learn how to make a zippered pouch with five pockets - eSheep Designs

Sunday, 1 April 2018

Threading Your Way ~ Features

This week's features (all have been Pinned)...

An easy to sew garment, added to the Women's Skirts link party. A flattering style...

Easy Pleated Skirt ~ Free Pattern & Tutorial by Mayra, from So Sew Easy... this week's featured blog. Mayra, look out for your blog button in my sidebar. If you like to sew clothes or bags, So Sew Easy is a must read. While you are over there, check out Mayra's