Sunday, 28 April 2019

Showcasing ~ T-shirts Upcycled to Bath Mat ~ Tutorial

Need a new bath mat? Today's showcased tutorial will show you how to make a raggedy high-pile bath mat from old t-shirts.

Learn how to repurpose t-shirts into a bath mat. Tutorial by I Am Sew Crazy

Learn how to repurpose t-shirts into a bath mat. Tutorial by I Am Sew Crazy

Saturday, 27 April 2019

Showcasing ~ iPad Backpack ~ Pattern & Tutorial

Where would we be without our electronic gadgets? When I was a kid, they didn't exist. Now, I'd be lost without them. Whatever the device, they all need some sort of cover, both for protection and ease of carrying around.

Learn how to make an iPad Backpack. Free tutorial and patter by So Sew Easy

Sunday, 21 April 2019

15+ Scrappy Quilt Tutorials

If you save small offcuts and scraps of fabric, you'll be all too well aware that they seem to multiply at an alarming rate. Once you've sorted out how to store them, what do you do with them? Quilts are a good solution, as they typically use smallish pieces of fabric.

Free quilt tutorials - bust your scrap fabric stash - Threading My Way

Wednesday, 10 April 2019

Autumn Down Under ~ A Tour of Our Garden

Long time readers of Threading My Way will know that, although this is predominantly a blog about sewing, gardening is actually my happy place.

Liriope surrounded by ferns and bromeliads

Sunday, 7 April 2019

Showcasing ~ Drawstring Bag for a Bride ~ Tutorial

I tend to carry around a decent sized handbag. Having recently attended a family wedding, I had to downsize significantly for the night to a little clutch purse. The bride, on the other hand, usually doesn't carry a purse. Today's showcased tutorial solves the problem, resulting in a small, discreet and easy to carry little bag. 

Learn how to make a drawstring bag the perfect size for a bride or bridesmaid. Tutorial by Sum of their Stories.

Thursday, 4 April 2019

Monday, 1 April 2019

Behind the Scenes _ And a Little Hand Sewing

There has been very little sewing happening at Threading My Way during the last six months. Time has been limited, and what spare time I have has generally been spent out in my garden - my happy place.