Whether it be my computer desk or my sewing table, I find I can keep my work space tidier if I have a small tray close at hand. Today's showcased project comes in three sizes - a sturdy fabric basket perfect for organising pencils or sewing bits and pieces.
Sunday, 31 March 2019
Saturday, 30 March 2019
Showcasing ~ Sewing Machine Cover ~ Tutorial
I hate to admit it, but I don't have a cover for my sewing machine - not unless you count a tea towel draped over the top. Hmmm - it's about time I got my act together and whipped one up. Read on for today's showcased project, if like me, you are in need of a sewing machine cover.
Saturday, 23 March 2019
Showcasing ~ Ironic Tote Bag ~ Tutorial
What do you do with clothing labels? Well, after seeing today's showcased tutorial, you might just have to begin collecting them. I know I will be!! A bag that looks great, is lots of fun and made from upcycled materials.
Wednesday, 20 March 2019
Creative Ways to Organise & Store Fabric Scraps
If you do a lot of sewing, you'll soon find yourself with small offcuts - little scraps of fabric that multiply at an alarming rate. There was a time when I used to throw the small pieces away. Not anymore!!! Anything larger than 2" x 2" is kept and stored for future use.
Sunday, 17 March 2019
Creative Sewing & Craft Rooms / Spaces
I'm always on the lookout for cost effective ideas I can implement in my sewing room - ways to save space and store all the paraphernalia associated with my hobby. So today I thought I'd share some great ideas I've come across, many of them from the Sewing Spaces link party, here at Threading My Way.
Saturday, 9 March 2019
Showcasing ~ Scissors Pouch ~ Pattern & Tutorial
As sewists, most of us own several pairs of scissors in varying sizes. Rather than have a separate holder for each, make one holder that houses five pairs of scissors - three at the front and two at the back.
Sunday, 3 March 2019
Showcasing ~ Embroidered Hexies Needle Book ~ Tutorial
When you sew for a hobby a needle book is a must for easy, safe storage. Or maybe you call it a needle case like I do. If you're like me and have lots of hexies already made, half the work is already done for today's showcased project.
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