Sewing

Do you need gift ideas for your daughters? Would you like to get her something she could use and learn a few creative skills –even homemaking skills? We were thinking the same thing, so today we are sharing a list of gift ideas that will inspire your daughters creative juices with kits that she can […]

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  Snow’s about ready to fall in the Northern hemisphere, and what will you be doing when it does? Sitting by a crackling fire… Hot cup of tea nearby… Soft yarn and smooth needles in your lap… Sounds like you’re ready for colder weather :). If you’ve been on the run all summer and fall, […]

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Today we have a special post from our sweet contributor Ana: Hand sewing is the best way to begin the life-long journey of  sewing love. A hoop button project is the best first sewing project for children.  They will learn how to handle a needle and thread to make stitches.  The hoop keeps the fabric […]

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Our sweet contributor Ana from The Lost Apron is sharing today: This Easy DIY Activity Tote is perfect for children to have some activity essentials on-the-go.  This is a project that your children can learn about designing and learn to sew for themselves.  The strap can be worn on the shoulder or as a cross-body bag. […]

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Today our sweet contributor Ana from The Lost Apron is sharing: How to Cut Fabric Without a Rotary Cutter The easiest way to cut fabric in a straight line is with a rotary cutter.  No question!    But, I do not recommend children using a rotary cutter.  Also, if you are new to the sewing scene, […]

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Today we have a post from our sweet contributor, Ana, from The Lost Apron:   Learn to Sew Drawstring Pouch is a child tutorial beginner project. This is part of a series in Teaching Children to Sew.  This is a way to teach your child to sew (even if you don’t know how.) There are instructions […]

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Today we have a post from our sweet contributor, Ana, from The Lost Apron: How to Repair a Hole.  Sometimes your polo shirt or t-shirt gets an annoying little hole.  It doesn’t look that bad at first, then it begins to grow and be more noticeable.  Then you may even stop wearing it because you […]

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Today we have a post by our sweet contributor Ana of The Lost Apron. Sometimes you are given a t-shirt that you are supposed to wear to school.  These can be for clubs, sports or spirit wear.  T-shirts can be boring.  Next time try restyling it into a cute top.  This t-shirt started as a size large […]

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